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The temperature has dropped and winter has well and truly arrived. The change in weather brings its challenges on livestock farms, which keeps vets from across the UK busy. BVD eradication needs more attention than ever, say Victoria Fisher and Robert Hall, focusing on detection of persistently infected animals and vaccination. Meanwhile, Andrew Tyrer stresses the need for a perceptive stockperson in the management of pneumonia and Matt Linnett urges farmers to beware of triclabendazole resistance developing in their flocks. […]