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SAC C VS Disease Surveillance Report
Causes of abortion in Scottish sheep flocks in 2011
  • Review of ovine abortion diagnoses in 2011

  • Mortality of 5 per cent in adult cattle due to type II ostertagiosis

  • Pharyngeal injuries in cattle

  • Lamb dysentery in the offspring of ewes vaccinated against clostridial diseases

  • Starve-outs in red-legged partridge chicks and mallard ducklings linked to transit delay

These are among matters discussed in the disease surveillance report for May from SAC Consulting: Veterinary Services (SAC C VS)

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