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Survey on antimicrobial use in sheep
  1. Hannah Bishop, veterinary epidemiologist
  1. Epidemiology Research Unit, SRUC Inverness, An Lòchran, Inverness Campus, Inverness IV2 5NA
  1. email: hannah.bishop{at}

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As a profession, we are aware of the importance of appropriate antimicrobial use (AMU) and its impact on the development of antimicrobial resistance. Recording AMU is also becoming increasingly important to facilitate trade and meet national reporting requirements.

In July 2019, the Sheep Antibiotic Guardian Group, a subgroup of the Sheep Health and Welfare Group published a core set of four metrics to help determine the level of …

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