313 – Responsible use of antibiotics on sheep farms – Application at farm level (Research paper – Lovatt – 2019)Click here for resource
In Significant Impact Groups: Prudent use AB \ Veterinarian
Species targeted: Sheep;
Age: Young; Adult;
This article describes how veterinary surgeons and sheep farmers can work together to plan, prevent and protect against three specific disease management issues – infectious lameness, enzootic abortion of ewes and neonatal bacterial infections – by replacing, refining and reducing the use of antibiotics on farm, based on guidelines drawn up by the UK Sheep Veterinary Society.
Where to find the original material: https://nottingham-repository.worktribe.com/output/1625428/responsible-use-of-antibiotics-on-sheep-farms-application-at-farm-level; http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/inp.k5370