Pigs

Pigs

Relevant Links

National Animal Disease Information Service

Sustainable Control of Parasites in sheep (SCOPS) and worming strategies designed to delay the onset of wormer resistance.

ResPig® Farm Audit and Economic Simulator tools is an aid for veterinarians to
analyze PRDC related farm problems and make decisions on the control of swine respiratory disease. In addition to the online tools, this web site also contains information on PRDC and I/SPAH pig vaccines.

What's New?

The Correct Use and Storage of Veterinary Medicines on the Pig Farm

A new Pig User Guide booklet is now available. The aim of booklet is to provide stock people with a better understanding on how pig veterinary medicines work, together with details of correct storage and methods of administration. To receive a free copy of 'The connect use and storage of veterinary medicines on the Pig Farm', contact our Support Team.



DateDescription
30 October 2014Worm challenge can now be identified during production, not just on the slaughter line
Innovative test that detects infestations in all ages of pigs is now available
An innovative test that detects large round worm infestations in all ages of pigs is now available to the British pig industry through MSD Animal Health. The Serasca ELISA is a serological (blood) test ...
12 May 2011Medical Card Initiative Will Help WFU Highlight Farm Zoonoses Threat During The Summer Show SeasonFarmers and others working with livestock are being urged to pick up a free medical contact card at county shows across the UK this summer. The card helps to make GPs and farmers more aware of the threat ...
2 May 2011Farmers share information for the good of the industryLast year, a fantastic 3,000 farmers took part in survey comissioned by Dairy Farmer and Intervet/Schering-Plough Animal HealthCobactan® National Mastitis SurveyMetricure® National Fertility SurveyRotavec™ ...
26 July 2010New, easier-to-use antibiotic sprayA new oxytetracycline antibiotic spray that promises greater convenience and less product wastage for livestock farmers is available from veterinary practices.Intervet/Schering-Plough Animal Health has ...
26 January 2010Intervet/Schering-Plough Animal Health receives European approval for a single-shot dosage scheme of PORCILIS PCVBOXMEER (Netherlands), January 26, 2010 – Intervet/Schering-Plough Animal Health today announces that it has received marketing authorization from the European Commission on January 12, 2010 for a single-shot ...