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332 High Street
Echuca
Victoria 3564

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03 5482 3202

Deniliquin Veterinary Clinic
389 Poictiers Street
Deniliquin
NSW 2710

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03 5881 5488

Moama Veterinary Clinic
61 Meninya Street
Moama
Vic 2731

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03 5480 6071

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57 Warmatta St
Finley
NSW 2713

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Southern Riverina Vets Large Animal News

  • 25/12/2017 11:00am
    1. Our holiday hours
    2. Merry Christmas & Happy New Year
    3. Horses and bushfires
    4. Drying off – picking the right dry cow products
    5. Horse owner alert: flies and flying insects
    6. Genetic editing to the rescue
    7. Smart Shepard - breeding better livestock
    8. How much does animal health affect reproduction?
  • 05/12/2017 11:00am
    1. Introduction
    2. Sheep biosecurity 101
    3. Managing your working bulls this breeding season
    4. Bluetongue: why is it making headlines?
    5. What are sarcoids?
    6. Accountable and audited pregnancy diagnosis
    7. Are ewe serious?
  • 31/10/2017 11:00am
    1. Intro
    2. Bovine Johne's Disease - J-BAS Testing Requirements
    3. The future of farming is GPS livestock tracking
    4. Angular limb deformities in foals
    5. Eating greens, making rams
    6. Lice in horses
    7. Pinkeye - time to start taking action!
    8. Biosecurity & BIOCHECK
    9. Johne’s disease vaccination - what's involved?
  • 10/10/2017 5:30pm
    1. Intro
    2. Welcome new staff
    3. On Farm Semen Collection
    4. Managing coccidiosis in stock
    5. Your guide to cattle castration
    6. The importance of semen morphology
    7. Get your colostrum sQueaky clean
    8. Good grazing practices for environmental management
  • 24/08/2017 11:00am
    1. Deniliquin Beef Meet - Planned Breeding
    2. Spot Drench Test
    3. Disbudding & dehorning - what can be done when?
    4. Miserable melanomas
    5. Keeping stock: your legal requirements
    6. Pain minimisation strategies
    7. How horses sleep standing up
    8. Could genetic editing solve the horn issue?
    9. Free app tracks the ferals
  • 02/08/2017 11:00am
    1. Requiring Ear Tags?
    2. When was your horse's last dental check?
    3. Managing drench resistance in cattle
    4. Biosecurity plans to become a part of LPA-accreditation
    5. Not a yoga pose, but a serious issue
    6. All about greasy heel
    7. BIOCHECK® - our answer to creating tailored biosecurity plans
    8. An important update for Johne's Beef Assurance Score
  • 27/06/2017 2:00pm
    1. Equine Dental Services Now Available
    2. Trace Mineral Session
    3. Have a Ball with Southern Riverina Vets
    4. Calf signals - ears, eyes, nose and tail
    5. Limping lambs
    6. Caring for the geriatric horse
    7. Do cows need sleep?
    8. Sheep mustering by drone
    9. The whats, whys and hows of hoof abscesses
    10. J-BAS deadline looms - 30th June
    11. Survey request: improve dairy calf management
  • 01/06/2017 11:00am
    1. Bovine Johne's Deadline
    2. Lunch & Learn - Finley @ the Tuppal
    3. Flying Start - Health Management - This Friday
    4. Understanding Bovine Johne’s Disease and the J-BAS
    5. Be on the lookout for barber's pole
    6. Keeping resistance out of your flock
    7. Australian livestock reproduction resource
    8. The end of calving books - new app
  • 28/04/2017 11:00am
    1. Deni Beef Meet
    2. Why is my pony so fat?
    3. The benefits of veterinary disbudding
    4. Working dogs - you get out what you put in
    5. Tri-Solfen now registered for castrating calves
    6. When to worry about a hairy horse
    7. Is it fit to load?
    8. Introducing the DataGene Herd Test Dashboard
  • 18/02/2017 11:00am
    1. Meet Heath, our Key Account Manager
    2. Permazyme update – we have good dirt!
    3. Southern Growers - Next Meetings
    4. Farmers struck down by Q fever
    5. A bird's-eye view of getting the cows
    6. Could heat stress of in-utero calves affect first lactation performance?
    7. Johne's disease and the new biosecurity guidelines
    8. Warning: lesser loosestrife causing deaths
  • 24/12/2016 11:00am
    1. Another year draws to a close
    2. Merry Christmas
    3. Christmas Crackers!
    4. Don't put your operation at risk when buying cattle
    5. Heat stress in horses
    6. New claims about pain relief in sheep
    7. Trim now or limp later
    8. How do you call your cows in?
  • 21/10/2016 10:00am
    1. Spring Livestock News
    2. Pink Eye - it's time to prevent!
    3. New approach to Johne's disease in cattle
    4. Epi alert as mosquitos come to town
    5. Retained foetal membranes after foaling: why the emergency?
    6. Rebuild your dairy herd quickly with fixed time AI
    7. What are we going to do about colic?
    8. Footbath design for larger herds
    9. What to do about NVO cows
  • 06/08/2016 11:00am
    1. Intro
    2. A Lunch 'N Learn session
    3. Finley Vets to be selling wasps which eat flies pupae
    4. Make the most of your dairy drenching dollars
    5. Artificial breeding of commercial beef herds: the next big thing?
    6. Secrets revealed by beef heifers' rib fat
    7. Enormous return from transition feeding
    8. Prevent itchy sheep
  • 22/06/2016 4:00pm
    1. Introduction
    2. Critical mating weights - are you meeting them?
    3. Looking after horses' hooves in wet weather
    4. Good stockmanship prevents lameness
    5. Dry off right
    6. Wet weather and rain scald in horses
    7. Seven facts to know about lousy sheep
    8. Handy free tool for producers
  • 31/05/2016 11:00am
    1. David Petersen rolls over the finish line
    2. GET INFORMED, GET REPRO ACTIVE!
    3. Cost effective animal health strategies for tough times
    4. Joining periods for cattle - when less is more!
    5. Dehorning in the spotlight after prosecution
    6. Breeding your mare: plan ahead
    7. Attention sheep farmers
  • 17/03/2016 11:00am
    1. Blue-green and very annoying algae!
    2. Understanding the Australian Animal Welfare Standards
    3. Ensure calves are free of antibiotic residues
    4. Cattle crush design and safety
    5. Ovine brucellosis: more common than you may believe!
    6. The ins and outs of BVDV
    7. No foot, no horse - and no cure
    8. Equine metabolic syndrome: be cruel to be kind
  • 18/02/2016 11:00am
    1. Introduction
    2. Worms on the rise in sheep
    3. Avoiding residues in milk from teat disinfectants
    4. Industry responds to latest campaign to ban live export
    5. Zoetis seeks help from dairy farms for important new test
    6. Dairy farmers - help shape a new animal health product
    7. Correction - Zolvix is not a combination drench
  • 21/01/2016 11:00am
    1. Introduction
    2. Beware of the summer weeds
    3. Summer rain and the barber's pole
    4. Responsible euthanasia course – a must for anyone who works among livestock!
    5. A little something about sperm
    6. What you need to know about milk & blood pregnancy testing
    7. PREgCHECK™ VS milk & blood pregnancy testing
    8. Does your horse have ringworm?
    9. Calving inductions to be phased out of the dairy industry
  • 29/12/2015 5:30pm
    1. Introduction
    2. Johne’s disease calf accreditation program (JDCAP) – now in NSW
    3. Seeing the grain harvest from another angle
    4. Our new hoof trimming service
    5. Keeping care of your medications and vaccines over summer
    6. Sheep biosecurity made practical
    7. An occupational hazard you need to manage
    8. Dried up, but not forgotten
    9. Calf scour vaccines - it's time
  • 26/11/2015 12:30pm
    1. Introduction
    2. Is pain relief necessary at disbudding?
    3. Preventative hoof trimming – worth your investment.
    4. Getting ready for drying off
    5. Pregnancy testing: it's expensive NOT to do it
    6. Arthritis in lambs
    7. In-feed antibiotics: what's used and why?
  • 22/10/2015 11:00am
    1. Important discussion group meeting this Tuesday
    2. Prevent one of the worst jobs on earth - treating flystrike
    3. Foaling doesn't have to be stressful
    4. Water for calves - is it really necessary?
    5. Improve your rams and get the most from your lambs
    6. Learning about your new foal - IgG testing
    7. Antibiotics in livestock - should we be worried?
    8. Heifers on target for upcoming joining
  • 22/09/2015 11:00am
    1. Introduction
    2. Scourshield temporarily off the market
    3. Estroplan replacing Ovuprost
    4. It's time to vaccinate for pinkeye
    5. BULLCHECK™ - Just a VBSSE with a better name
    6. The biggest cost to sheep producers
    7. BULLCHECK™ - What's involved?
    8. Catch Q fever and you may never be the same again
  • 21/07/2015 11:00am
    1. Seriously sore feet, seriously unwanted on your farm
    2. How to enrich your horse's life
    3. Caring for orphan lambs
    4. Bovine Johne's Disease vaccine released & review underway
    5. Sheep diseases three times more costly than cattle diseases
    6. Ed the naughty horse
  • 18/06/2015 11:00am
    1. Introduction
    2. Grass tetany prevalent this year
    3. We need workers, can you help?
    4. Trifecta - a combination drench now registered for dairy cattle
    5. Pain relief for lambs at mulesing on the increase
    6. An innovative way to get a feed
    7. Controlling worms in your horse
  • 21/05/2015 11:00am
    1. Introduction
    2. Pain Relief for Lambs at Mulesing on the Increase
    3. What are the rewards of bigger heifers?
    4. Introducing cows to autumn pasture
    5. Reminder for the QUT Laminitis Survey
    6. An odd couple: blind horse cared for by old goat
  • 21/04/2015 11:00am
    1. Introduction
    2. Age at first calving - a major profit driver
    3. Pregnancy scanning for sheep - “manage what you can measure”
    4. Controlling scours in beef herds
    5. Equine laminitis: new insights into an age-old disease
    6. Queensland University of Technology – Laminitis Survey
  • 19/03/2015 11:00am
    1. Introduction
    2. BVDV - the benefits of screening heifers for antibodies
    3. Time to review your equine first aid kit
    4. Public perception of welfare in the dairy industry
    5. Mastitis at calving - is it giving you a headache?
  • 19/02/2015 11:00am
    1. Introduction
    2. Milk & blood pregnancy testing in cattle - the limitations
    3. Ergot Poisoning (Paspalum Staggers)
    4. Milk & blood pregnancy testing for early diagnosis and re-synchrony
    5. Cattle crush design and safety
    6. Worms, worms, worms
    7. How to purchase a horse wisely
  • 22/01/2015 11:00am
    1. Introduction
    2. "Yellow big head" in sheep - don't be stung!
    3. Sperm morphology - a critical component of bull fertility
    4. Drench resistance in cattle emerges as a problem
    5. Heaves in horses explained
    6. Tips for keeping horses cool
  • 18/12/2014 11:00am
    1. Introduction
    2. Drying cows off - are you ready?
    3. Mitigating the risk of botulism - Victorian farmer loses over 100 cattle
    4. Anaemia in lambs - more common than you think
    5. Hay there! Tips for buying good-quality horse hay
    6. The most common equine eye problem
  • 25/11/2014 3:00pm
    1. Introduction
    2. Client satisfaction survey - please do it!
    3. Mitigating the risk of botulism in your herd
    4. Pregnancy testing cows: too expensive not to do
    5. Preventing arthritis in your lambs
    6. Mycoplasma: what dairy farmers need to know
    7. Thinking about pregnancy testing your mare?
  • 21/10/2014 11:00am
    1. Introduction
    2. Ketosis - how much is it costing you?
    3. Young Dairy Network's study tour coming soon
    4. Water - the element missing from calf rearing
    5. Reminder - we sell kits for detecting antibiotics in milk
    6. Looking after your newborn foal
    7. Getting the most out of working dogs
  • 18/09/2014 11:00am
    1. Introduction
    2. New product - CRU - PICK UP Drench
    3. Agger’s Cattle Pump giveaway - Email us now to win!
    4. Why to vaccinate your lambs
    5. It's time for pre-season training and assessment
    6. Veterinary Bull Breeding Soundness Evaluations - the pre-joining benefits
  • 21/08/2014 4:00pm
    1. Introduction
    2. Calf rearing - maximising immunity is the key!
    3. Prevent abortion in your ewes
    4. Vaccinating bulls - what's necessary?
    5. Controlling worms in your horse
    6. Don't be afraid of the dentist
  • 22/07/2014 11:00am
    1. Introduction
    2. Lameness in sheep
    3. Bulk milk tank BVDV antibody testing
    4. Nursing down cows
    5. What else can you do to stop cows going lame?
    6. Managing your laneways to manage cows' feet
    7. With winter comes Hendra virus
    8. Tetanus: why to vaccinate your horse
  • 19/06/2014 11:00am
    1. Introduction
    2. Pre-milking teat disinfection: is it worth it?
    3. Mastitis - don't forget the ewes
    4. Bucks for brains!
    5. Why do zebras have stripes?
    6. Hairy old horses
    7. Dairy cattle conception rates continue to drop
  • 20/05/2014 11:00am
    1. Introduction
    2. Feeding far off dry cows
    3. More on worms
    4. Get your Rotavec Corona vaccinations started
    5. Retained foetal membranes are a stinking mess
    6. Foot and mouth disease - a bug we can live without!
  • 17/04/2014 11:00am
    1. Introduction
    2. You’re invited: InCalf farmer workshop in Finley
    3. Worms, worms, worms
    4. Cows meet autumn pasture
    5. Treating calf scours without Scourban®
    6. Pre-season training for bulls
  • 20/03/2014 11:00am
    1. Livestock news in our region
    2. Drug storage temperature monitoring feedback
    3. Calving cows - what's normal, and when to intervene?
    4. Sheep at risk of vitamin E deficiency
    5. Maintaining dry matter intake in the springer paddock
    6. BVDV - why you should screen heifers for antibodies
    7. Mastitis and Metacam®
    8. Equine first aid kit
    9. Managing arthritis in your horse
  • 24/02/2014 12:00pm
    1. Free lunch (and learn) thanks to SRV
    2. Are those cows still pregnant?
    3. Hot Aussie ewes wish they were in Sochi
    4. Who killed Black Caviar's $5 million baby brother?
    5. Dairy calf rearing and residues
    6. Keep the nasty bugs out
    7. 90% of horses at risk of deadly tetanus
  • 21/01/2014 11:00am
    1. Mastitis woes, feed testing and hot cows
    2. Mastitis cases that just won’t cure
    3. Anthrax - be aware of it.
    4. Strategies to manage heat stress
    5. The dreaded cathead.
    6. Drugs - have you cooked them?
    7. Dry but not forgotten
    8. Mastitis at calving - how much is too much?
    9. Get ready for the Autumn calving - test your feed
    10. Something fun - can you find the hidden people in this photo?
  • 19/12/2013 11:00am
    1. Merry Christmas & Happy New Year
    2. Neonatal calf diarrhoea in beef herds
    3. Drying off cows - a few key considerations
    4. Is early pregnancy loss inevitable?
    5. Beat the heat!
    6. Mycoplasma Ovis: Old bug, new name.
    7. Umbilical hernias - what to do with them
  • 19/11/2013 11:00am
    1. Botulism, Rotavec deal, Reproduction and Moustache
    2. Dairy farmer loses over 100 cattle to botulism
    3. Save over $70 on Rotavec!
    4. The ram effect
    5. Is production putting the squeeze on fertility?
    6. Countdown Downunder: Mastitis app!
    7. Transport tetany (aka transit tetany)
    8. And on the lighter side ...
  • 01/10/2013 11:00am
    1. Moustache season is nearly upon us
    2. Pinkeye - you're running out of time to vaccinate!
    3. New rapid cowside test can detect antibiotics in milk
    4. A survey of mastitis pathogens
    5. Do your mastitis drugs still work?
    6. Chlamydia in cattle
    7. Free calf scour testing
  • 26/07/2013 11:00am
    1. Introduction
    2. Heifers on Target
    3. Zoetis release app for Fixed Time AI Programs
    4. Free calf scour testing
    5. Transition cow management workshop
    6. Green Feed – Keeping an eye on growing grass
  • 28/06/2013 4:26pm
    1. Large Animal News
    2. Heifers on target
    3. Low production at drying off may increase antibiotic residue risk
    4. Choosing the best beef cattle vaccination
    5. Foot abscess in sheep
    6. Study reveals cows with milk fever have sluggish immune systems
    7. New Hendra virus case on the NSW North Coast
    8. And on the lighter side
  • 23/05/2013 12:00pm
    1. Intro
    2. Heifers on target
    3. Calf rearing - get it right!
    4. Transition feeding farmers course - expression of interest
    5. The benefits of the early pregnancy test
    6. Toughing it out
    7. Grazier fined $3000 for neglecting cattle eye cancer
  • 26/04/2013 4:00pm
    1. Welcome
    2. Heifers on target
    3. REPRODUCTION: Pregnancy testing results
    4. Ram Management - Improve your rams and get the most from your lambs
    5. Confidence in your bulls is critical
    6. Help prove we don't have mad cows! Or scrapie.