Farming Tips and Advice – Videos and Blogs from Tommy the Vet


Redwater (Babesiosis)

Redwater You always remember certain cases, one that sticks in my mind as a (very) young vet was a big black AngusX cow. She was hyper-excitable that evening, a very high temperature, hollow with a bad scour. When I examined her I was quiet baffled, being newly

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Cows eating stones (PICA)

Cows eating stones (PICA) Over the last four years at this time of year I’ve seen a notable increase in calls about cows eating stones. This condition called PICA is not just cows eating stones, but plastic, timber, feasting in ditches and chewing on the bark of

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