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SAC C VS disease surveillance report
Ostertagiosis causes illthrift and death in older cattle


  • Ostertagiosis diagnosed in a six-year-old suckler cow

  • Congenital ear deformities seen in several Ayrshire-cross calves

  • Border disease virus infection associated with numerous neonatal lamb deaths

  • Coccidiosis, PCV-2 and hepatosis dietetica implicated in piglet deaths

  • Spinal aspergillosis suspected in pheasant poults with lameness and paralysis

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

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