Health Conditions

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  • BVD Virus

    Bovine viral diarrhoea virus (BVD) causes reproductive losses and may lead to death...

  • Copper Deficiency

    Copper (Cu) deficiency in cattle is a common and complex problem. find out more here...

  • Diarrhoea in Calves (Scours)

    Calf scours is a broad, descriptive term referring to diarrhoea in calves. Scours occurs when normal movement of water into and out of the digestive tract is disrupted, resulting in dehydration which can lead to severe depression in the calf and eventual death.

  • Facial Eczema

    Facial Eczema (FE) is a disease which causes lowered production and sometimes death from liver damage. Find out more about the prevention and treatment of facial eczema...

  • Grass Staggers

    Find out more about grass staggers and its prevention through magnesium supplementation...

  • Johne's Disease

    Johne's Disease is a chronic, contagious and sometimes fatal infection. The bacteria affect the small intestine in ruminant animals and cost New Zealand $40-$88 million in lost production each year.

  • Lameness

    Find out more about preventing and treating lameness in your herd with the Healthy Hoof programme, lameness scoring and lameness cost calculator...

  • Milk Fever

    Find out more about milk fever and its prevention through magnesium supplementation...

  • Sodium Deficiency

    Sodium is an essential element for animals. find out more about supplementing dairy cattle with Na...

  • Theileria

    Information about anaemia associated with the blood parasite Theileria in cattle.

  • Trace Element Supplementation

    Find out more about the supplementation of colbalt, copper, iodine, selenium and zinc...

  • Heat Stress

    Updated: 09 May 2014