• Settle Surgery

    Station Road
    Settle BD24 9AA

  • Bentham Branch Clinic

    Main Street
    High Bentham LA2 7LE

  • Gisburn Farm Office

    Gisburn
    BB7 4ES

T: 01729 823 538

E: info@daleheadvetgroup.co.uk

Dalehead Farm Newsletters

Below are links to all our newsletters.

Current Newsletters are in Adobe PDF format you will need Adobe Acrobat Reader installed on your computer to view these newsletters.

  • March 2020 - Reducing Lamb Losses

    Fri 03 Mar 2020

    March 2020 - Reducing Lamb Losses

    This month features articles on reducing lamb losses in the first few days, worming adult ewes around lambing time and an update on the shortages regarding milk cow tubes.

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  • February 2020 - New Farm Vet Andrew Linney

    Thu 02 Feb 2020

    February 2020 - New Farm Vet Andrew Linney

    We are very pleased to introduce additional farm vet Andrew Linney to the team, meaning that we now have seven dedicated farm animal vets. Also this month, we take a look at pink eye, sheep scab and the principles behind the Colostrumisgold campaign.

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  • January 2020 - Happy New Decade!

    Mon 01 Jan 2020

    January 2020 - Happy New Decade!

    This month we take a look at lameness in housed sheep and Cryptosporidiosis in calves. We also have dates for our Practical Lambing Course and Annual Sheep Meeting!

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  • December 2019 - Keeping Cosy This Winter

    Thu 12 Dec 2019

    December 2019 - Keeping Cosy This Winter

    This month's newsletter is jam-packed full of articles. From the importance of keeping calves warm to Johnes disease and ketosis. There is the latest fluke advice, details of upcoming meetings and a Christmas poem written by our very own Ruth Parker!

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  • November 2019 - Routine Fertility Visits

    Fri 11 Nov 2019

    November 2019 - Routine Fertility Visits

    In this month's newsletter we look at how routine fertility vet visits can improve health and productivity on your farm Also covered this month, take a look into our practice laboratory and the testing we can do for you in-house!

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  • October 2019 - IBR

    Thu 10 Oct 2019

    October 2019 - IBR

    Topics covered in this month's newsletter include IBR, and Sheep Scab - prevention and control.

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  • September 2019 - Changes to the Red Tractor Farm Assurance Standards

    Thu 09 Sep 2019

    September 2019 - Changes to the Red Tractor Farm Assurance Standards

    This month we give an overview of the changes taking place to the Red Tractor Farm Assurance Standards, promote the use of faecal egg counts, look at calf pneumonia vaccination options and go over the 4 T's of tupping time!

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  • August 2019 - Summer conditions in cattle

    Fri 08 Aug 2019

    August 2019 - Summer conditions in cattle

    Heat stress in dairy cattle, summer mastitis and cattle lungworm in this month's newsletter as well as a quarantine protocol for purchased sheep.

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  • July 2019 - Anthelmintic Resistance

    Fri 07 Jul 2019

    July 2019 - Anthelmintic Resistance

    An update on anthelmintic resistance from our latest Flock Club meeting. Also this month, Pre-tupping preparation using hormones and a look back at the North Sheep Event 2019.

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  • June 2019 - Dry Cow Prediction and Genome Testing

    Tue 06 Jun 2019

    June 2019 - Dry Cow Prediction and Genome Testing

    Lots to see in this month's newsletter including blowfly strike, disbudding calves, genomic testing and dry cow prediction!

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  • May 2019 - Nematodirus Alert!

    Thu 05 May 2019

    May 2019 - Nematodirus Alert!

    This month we feature a nematodirus alert - this is a high risk period! We also take a look at coccidiosis in lambs and announce that we will be the official vets at the NSA North Sheep event at Frankland Farms, Rathmell on 5th June!

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  • April 2019 - Lambing Time!

    Wed 04 Apr 2019

    April 2019 - Lambing Time!

    We are now in the full throes of lambing time here at the surgery and in this month's newsletter we look at worming ewes around lambing, orf and orf vaccine and a full parasite update. In dairy news we look at worming options for youngstock after turnout.

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