Flock and Herd logo




Goitre in Lambs
by John W. Plant, B.V.Sc., Special Veterinary Research Officer Veterinary Research Station, Glenfield
Goitre, an enlargement of the thyroid gland, may result from either hypothyroidism or hyperthyroidism ... Read More

Experimental Infection of Pigs With Encephalomyocarditis Virus
by Helen Acland, B.V.Sc., Veterinary Research Officer, Glenfield
Substantial mortalities in pigs due to encephalomyocarditis in the central west and north coast of NSW have been reported ... Read More

Some Observations of Johne's Disease in the Riverina
by E. Scott Rogers, B.V.Sc., Veterinary Inspector , Deniliquin
The textbook depiction gives a good general description of the disease in Australia, but hardly paints the true picture of the disease as currently seen in the Riverina ... Read More

Scours in Calves
by I. Littlejohns, B.V.Sc., Veterinary Research Station, Glenfield
Over the past decade there has been a generally increasing recognition of scours in calves, particularly in beef production, as an emerging problem ... Read More

Chlamydial Diseases - Including Chlamydial Arthritis of Lambs
by R.I. Walker, B.V.Sc., Veterinary Inspector, Young
It may be beneficial firstly to place the Chlamydia in perspective as far as their classification is concerned ... Read More

Report on Trials to Determine the Value of Treating Sucker Lambs for Cestodes
by W.B. Harding, B.V.Sc., M.A.C.V.Sc., A.R. Jackson, B.V.Sc., Ph.D., A.K, Bell, H.D.A.
It is common practice to treat lambs and older sheep that are not 'doing' with costly drenches in the belief that cestodes are responsible ... Read More

Copper Deficiency in Cattle Symptoms Seen in Association With Low Blood Copper Status
by P.G. Honey, B.V.Sc., Veterinary Inspector, Glen Innes
The symptoms described are those frequently seen in association with low blood copper status ... Read More

Copper in Cattle
by G.R. Gee, B.V.Sc., Veterinary Inspector, Kempsey
In this paper I intend to discuss some aspects of the diagnosis and treatment of suspected copper deficiencies in cattle ... Read More

An Outbreak of Tuberculosis at Canowindra, 1973
by C.H.R. Dent, M.V.Sc., Veterinary Inspector, Carcoar
In late November, 1973, 6-8 months old Tamworth porkers from Canowindra were condemned for suspected tuberculosis at Cowra Abattoirs ... Read More

Viral-Induced Congenital Development Abnormalities of the Central Nervous System of Calves
by W.J. Hartley, M.V.Sc., F.R.C.Path., Dept. Veterinary Medicine, University of Sydney
Congenital anomalies of the nervous system may be caused by a number of factors: namely, chromosomal abnormalities, hyperthermia, nutritional deficiencies or excesses and infections ... Read More

Congenital Polioencephalomyelitis and Hydranencephaly in Cattle
by C.D. Gee, B.V.Sc., Veterinary Inspector, Goulburn
Periodic epizootics of the congenital arthrogryposis-hydranencephaly complex occur in NSW with recorded epizootics in 1955, 1960, 1964, 1968 and 1974 ... Read More

Site contents and design Copyright 2006-2023©