Life Through a Lens

I remember my first days of ‘seeing practice’ just under 20 years ago when everyone including the vet, herd manager, ...
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farmIQ Now DairyPro Training Partner

This week farmIQ has become a DairyPro Training Partner, which will enable us to offer DairyPro CPD points to farmers ...
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TB Testing Update

As I’m sure you will be aware, there are some changes to how TB testing, as well as other OV ...
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Making the most of your assets…

The Farming Press is presently filled with the doom and gloom of the poor beef trade, the depressed wheat prices ...
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What can scoring do for you…?

Scoring dairy herds can contribute significantly to good husbandry and management of the cows as well as profitability. At Westpoint ...
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Sheep Abortion

By Becky Adamczyk BVetMed MRCVS, St Columb Practice

Sheep are here to challenge us and from tupping to lambing, these challenges appear ...
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Jules Dare BVetMed MRCVS

Quick action saves pedigree herd from BVD disaster

Quick action aids speedy BVD recovery

Bovine viral diarrhoea (BVD) is a highly complex disease. The virus manifests in several ways: ...
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With pressure on pastures could toxic plants be on the rise?

By Chris Just BVSc MRCVS, Launceston Practice

There has been a certain amount of media coverage about sycamore poisoning in horses ...
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An udder disgrace! Environmental mastitis how can we control it?

By Kathryn Hume BVM BVS MRCVS, Ashford Practice

Mastitis is inflammation of the udder and is a major disease seen in ...
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Westpoint are excited to be awarded the World Buiatrics 2014 Young Research Scientist trophy

Several of our veterinary team attended and presented at the World Buiatrics Conference in Australia.

Well done to Mike Reynolds, Ian ...
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