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Sheep health
Reducing lameness in sheep
  1. Simon Clegg1,
  2. Joseph Angell1,
  3. Dai Grove-White1,
  4. Stuart Carter1,
  5. Jennifer Duncan1,
  6. Nicholas Evans1 and
  7. Roger Blowey2
  1. 1Institute of Veterinary Science, University of Liverpool, Chester High Road, Neston CH64 7TE
  2. 2Appithorne, Gloucester

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We read with interest the recent article suggesting a new approach to reduce lameness in sheep, by advocating the use of antibiotics over foot trimming for lame sheep (VR, June 10, 2017, vol 180, p 555). We do not have evidence …

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