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SAC C VS disease surveillance report
Poor mineral intake leads to lameness and ruptured tendons in calves


  • Ruptured calcanean tendons in 10-month-old calves

  • Malignant catarrhal fever in a yearling bullock

  • Aortic thromboembolism in a four-day-old calf

  • Epitheliogenesis imperfecta in lambs

  • Infectious laryngotracheitis in backyard flocks

These are among matters discussed in the disease surveillance report for April 2016 from SAC Consulting: Veterinary Services (SAC C VS)

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