Cattle

There are approximately 1.5 billion cattle worldwide and according to DEFRA just over 2 million of them are in the UK.

We are able to deal with all cattle veterinary & health matters 24 hours a day, 365 days a year.

Cattle Services

Core work of call outs to sick animals on a daily basis.
Routine regular fertility visits to dairy farms tailored to suit each farm.

Calvings & Caesarians
1 hour after the water bag appears should be calved. Best to examine and contact us early to increase chances of calving.

Pregnancy Diagnosis
Both manual and by ultrasound scanner from 5 weeks post service.

Mastitis
Advisory service including cell count control

Lameness
Treatment of individuals plus management of herd problems such as digital dermatitis

Parasite
Control advice for worms, fluke and lice

Infectious Disease
Prevention and management including, though not limited to, herd vaccination protocols eg Schmallenberg Virus – the current hot topic and something which call cattle farms need advice on controlling.

Full Herd Health Planning
With certification to satisfy assurance & grant schemes

Castration & Dehorning
Services available

Laboratory Services
In house and VLA allowing us to work with and investigate even the most difficult of cases.

Post Mortem
Exams can be carried out on the farm

Respiratory Disease Management
Includes ventilation & housing issues, treatment & vaccination
All LVI services of TB Testing, Abortion & Anthrax investigation & export certification.
Its all about your animals and our team provides a friendly service covering all aspects of veterinary surgery and medicine – vaccinations, routine and emergency services, medical investigations, dietary advice, dental work etc.
Our clients have access to 24-hour emergency consultations and treatment.

Cattle Services

Out of hours emergencies

Veterinary advice and assistance is available 24 hours a day.
During office hours please contact the surgery. Outside of these hours please continue to call 01229 716230 to speak to a receptionist.