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Lamb and Sheep Care Videos

Lamb and Sheep Care Videos

A  guide  to  when  orf  vaccination should be used, how to use it and a look at preventing orf in flocks.

 

Best practice advice on issues such as naval ill, joint ill, entropian/turn-in eyelids in lambs, as well as more routine procedures such as orf vaccination, castration and tail docking.

 
 

Hypothermia is a big killer in little lambs particularly in extreme weather conditions. However, warm boxes and administering a glucose injection can help boost lamb survival.

 

A look at tail docking in lambs, correct positioning of the rubber ring, correct age to perform procedure and how to maximise lamb welfare.

 

A look at castration in lambs, when should it be performed, at what age and how to perform the procedure using rubber rings to optimise lamb welfare.