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Monday, 15 October 2018 - 10:27am
Bonfire night is fast approaching and although for us this is an exciting time of year, the same cannot be said for our pets. Many animals will...
Friday, 13 July 2018 - 9:30am
Wednesday, 11 July 2018 - 11:44am
Temperatures during June 2018 rose well above average in some regions of Great Britain (GB), with the Meteorological Office recording well...
Tuesday, 29 May 2018 - 9:29am
Avian Influenza Prevention Zones have been lifted in England and Wales. All bird keepers should continue to maintain good biosecurity to help...
Tuesday, 24 April 2018 - 11:33am
We are all looking forward to Spring approaching. However, it is important to be vigilant to both prevent and quickly recognise laminitis,...
Thursday, 1 February 2018 - 3:13pm
How is the disease spread? There has been some speculation that walking dogs in particular areas of the countryside may be a contributing...
Thursday, 18 January 2018 - 3:11pm
Bird Flu Detected in Wild Birds in Warwickshire Highly pathogenic H5N6 bird flu has been detected in wild birds in Warwickshire. This is the...
Tuesday, 16 January 2018 - 10:59am
Moxidectin Resistance Confirmed in Sheep Scab Mites from SAC Consulting Confirmation of moxidectin resistance in Psoroptes ovis mites from four...
Wednesday, 20 December 2017 - 12:12pm
Severn Edge Vets Bewdley will be moving on Tuesday 19 December to our new premises just a three minute drive away at 17 Severnside South,...
Tuesday, 19 December 2017 - 4:56pm
In the light of the deteriorating position of African Swine Fever in Eastern Europe and the risk of feeding scraps to pigs DEFRA/APHA have now...
Thursday, 5 October 2017 - 12:25pm
Increasingly popular at celebrations, fireworks can be very traumatic for our pets. For some pets the loud sudden noises, bright colours and...
Monday, 3 July 2017 - 2:53pm
From the 1st of July we will have a basic stock level of farm medicines at the Ludlow branch. The branch is managed by Emily Meredith who is a...
Monday, 3 July 2017 - 2:51pm
Last year we highlighted this as a problem and we are already finding this issue again. We have had a few cases where an embryotomy has been...
Friday, 30 June 2017 - 12:01pm
Disinfection of Angling Equipment Anglers are fishing more waters and travelling further afield in search of their sport. This trend can only...
Thursday, 15 June 2017 - 10:42am
If you are concerned that your horse/pony may have Cushings (PPID) and has not already been diagnosed then contact us on 01584 841 080 to book...
Wednesday, 10 May 2017 - 1:29pm
SAC Consulting have released the following findings on calf suckling within the first 4 hours. For beef calves, ensuring good calf viability is...
Wednesday, 10 May 2017 - 1:15pm
This is an advisory notice we have received from the APHA regarding the CHeCS TB health schemes in England and Wales. There are two Cattle...
Wednesday, 10 May 2017 - 12:32pm
Analysis of SAC data for the past 5 years shows that 92.5% of lead poisoning cases were diagnosed between April and September i.e. during the...
Wednesday, 10 May 2017 - 11:14am
From the APHA A case of avian influenza in poultry has been confirmed in Lancashire and restrictions are in place. Read more at: https://www...
Tuesday, 11 April 2017 - 9:50am
Removal of housing requirement in Higher Risk Areas from 13 April The Animal and Plant Health Agency (APHA) have today announced https://www...
Friday, 7 April 2017 - 11:56am
We were called out to this horse as she presented very lame on her right fore and had cellulitis of her lower limb. After closer examination it...
Monday, 6 March 2017 - 9:32am
What is BVD? Bovine Viral Diarrhoea or BVD is a highly contagious viral disease of cattle. It is one of the biggest disease issues facing the...
Monday, 6 March 2017 - 9:25am
Orf is a constant and recurrent threat to the productivity and performance of a sheep flock. Avoid poor lamb growth rates by vaccinating your...
Monday, 6 March 2017 - 9:23am
24 February 2017 This update is to inform you that guidance on the disease control measures that come into force on 28 February has been...

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