The 4 P’s of Lambing: Preparation, Planning, Prevention, Performance.

Lambing season is one of the busiest times of year for any sheep farmer, but it can quickly become overwhelming ...
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Getting the environment right – managing youngstock during the winter

The winter period presents several challenges for calf rearing and most issues that we see as vets can be traced ...
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Avian influenza identified in Suffolk

Low pathogenic avian flu of the H5 strain was confirmed at a commercial chicken farm in Mid Suffolk on Tuesday ...
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The advantages of post-mortem examination

The health status of a farm is very important for economic and welfare reasons. By knowing the issues of your ...
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Beef Parasites

The presence of lung worm, gastrointestinal round worm and liver fluke are the leading cause of production losses for the ...
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Introducing Francis Sabbe, Practice Principal at Westpoint Louth

We are excited to introduce Francis Sabbe and welcome him to our Westpoint practice in Louth as the new Practice ...
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Using The Ram to Maximise Your Earnings

With the upcoming uncertainty of sheep and lamb prices with Brexit, minimising losses and maximising outputs has become essential; but ...
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Have you got your FREE Westpoint sunglasses yet?!

To take part in our summer competition find our stand to pick up a free pair of sunglasses – all ...
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What does IBR look like on my farm?

Infectious Bovine Rhinotracheitis – IBR – is a herpes virus that can cause respiratory disease in cattle of all ages ...
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5 Steps to a Successful Unpacking Season

Some may have started unpacking already, while others are waiting until later this summer, but all of us are looking ...
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