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SAC C VS disease surveillance report
Outbreaks of blackleg in Scottish cattle


  • Outbreaks of blackleg in cattle in southern Scotland

  • Johne's disease, ovine pulmonary adenocarcinoma and maedi-visna cause illthrift and mortality in a hill flock

  • Dilated cardiomyopathy confirmed in a 30-month-old Holstein heifer

  • Prevotella melaninogenica associated with scald and footrot in four-month-old lambs

  • Swine influenza diagnosed in 10-week-old pigs

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

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