Information about reproduction, research data, and general flock and sheep health.
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Biosecurity in the Sheep Flock
Questions help determine the risk of disease entering your flock.
General Healthcare in Sheep and Goats
Provides information on vaccinations, parasite control, with guidance on how to give injections and how to administer wormers to small livestock orally.
Minimising Disease in Your Sheep Flock
A guide to preventative Flock Health provided by Utah State University Extension. [PDF]
Ontario Ministry of Agriculture - Food and Rural Affairs
OMAF sheep health information; including information on dealing with diseases, general health, and disposal of dead sheep.
Reproductive Diseases of Sheep
Factsheet from Utah State University Extension. [PDF]
Sheep Pregnancy Checking by Ultrasonic Sound
Ultrasonic sound waves of about 2 million cycles per second can pass through living tissue. Used to determine sheep pregnancy, these sound waves are painless and have no harmful after-effects to the ewe or fetus.
Vaccinations for Sheep and Goat Flocks
Vaccinations are an integral part of a flock health management program. Provides details of the main conditions for which vaccines are available.
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