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Nematodirosis a major problem in Scottish flocks in June


  • Lead poisoning in cattle

  • Coccidiosis and bovine viral diarrhoea in dairy heifers

  • Iodine deficiency in spring-calving suckler herds

  • Nematodirosis in lambs

  • Copper poisoning of ewes and lambs

  • Coccidiosis in lambs

  • Enzootic pneumonia in pigs

– These are among matters discussed in the disease surveillance report for June from Scottish Agricultural College Veterinary Services (SAC VS)

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  • • This summary is produced by SAC Veterinary Services and is based on reports from its centres in Edinburgh, Perth, St Boswells, Ayr (Auchincruive), Dumfries,Aberdeen, Inverness and Thurso

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