Bluetongue vaccine facts

  • VMD provisional license for Intervet’s Bovilis BTV8
  • 2m doses by May
  • 1ml subcutaneous dose once in sheep, twice in cattle
  • 20ml and 50ml bottles, store 2-8C, use within eight hours of opening
  • Cost 55p-98p a dose
  • Nil milk withhold untested on pregnant animals no use in animals under one month

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