Poisoning of Livestock

Poisoning of Livestock

Written by Dr Phil Rennie of Tauranga Te Puna Katikati Papamoa Village Vets Sporadically during most years’ vets are called to investigate sudden illnesses and unexpected deaths in otherwise healthy animals. While they can occur at any time of year, summertime is not...
Vaccination of Sheep & Cattle

Vaccination of Sheep & Cattle

There are many infectious diseases that can affect cattle & sheep in New Zealand. The great news is that there are excellent vaccines to prevent many of these diseases.  Vaccination is an important part of your preventative medicine program for both animal &...
Poisoning of Livestock

Pink Eye in cattle and sheep

Written by Dr Phil Rennie of Tauranga, Te Puna, Katikati, Papamoa Village Vets Pink eye is a nasty disease that usually occurs in the summer and autumn seasons causing sore inflamed eyes. Pink eye is caused by highly contagious bacteria. In the case of cattle...