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AHVLA Disease Surveillance Report
Iodine deficiency causing stillbirths and deaths among suckler calves
  • Iodine deficiency associated with stillbirth and low viability in newborn calves

  • Parasitic gastroenteritis causes losses in lambs and goat kids

  • Clostridial diseases reported in cattle, sheep and goats

  • Plant poisoning suspected in pigs (hemlock) and cattle (ragwort)

  • Respiratory aspergillosis (brooder pneumonia) in turkey poults

These are among matters discussed in the Animal Health and Veterinary Laboratories Agency's (AHVLA's) disease surveillance report for August

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