Dairy cows looking over a hedge© Tim Scrivener
With the warmer weather of late summer, vet Alex McPherson highlights the effect heat can have on cow fertility and comfort, while Chris Parker from Derbyshire also explains the rise of summer mastitis cases seen. Worms are high on the agenda again in this month’s Vet Viewpoint roundup. Fiona Laurie from Cumbria talks through the timings for post-drenching faecal egg counts, to establish whether drenches are effective, and Simon Allen raises the topic of tackling lungworm. See also: Vet Viewpoint: Sheep […]