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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...
Thursday, 2 March 2017 - 4:39pm
A couple of weeks ago Paddy’s owner noticed a swelling on the side of his face that was discharging pus. On examination this was confirmed as...

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