Sheep

Sheep

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.

Sheep Vaccines

Enzovax / Toxovax

Vaccination with Enzovax or Toxovax could help you produce significantly more lambs – more than enough to pay for the cost of vaccination.



Heptavac-P Plus

For the active immunisation of sheep as an aid in the control of lamb dysentery, pulpy kidney, struck, tetanus, braxy, blackleg, black disease and clostridial metritis caused by the above listed organisms.



ProductDescription
Blackleg VaccineInactivated Blackleg vaccine for cattle (and sheep).
Bovilis™ BTV8
Bovilis BTV8 is an inactivated vaccine containing per dose (1 ml) at least 500 Antigenic Units/ml of Bluetongue Virus Serotype 8 prior to inactivation. Aluminium hydroxide and Saponin are included as adjuvants.
Bravoxin™ 10
Bravoxin 10 is a liquid vaccine for injection containing inactivated clostridial antigens with an aluminium potassium sulphate (alum) adjuvant. It is a light brown aqueous suspension that settles on storage, which resuspends on shaking.
EnzovaxLive, attenuated 1B strain of Chlamydia psittaci, presented as a multidose freeze-dried vaccine. Unisolve™ is supplied as a diluent for reconstitution prior to use.
Footvax
Footvac is for the vaccination of sheep as an aid to the prevention and treatment of footrot caused by Bacteroides nodosus.
Heptavac P PlusHeptavac-P Plus provides effective pasteurella and clostridial protection for breeding sheep.
LambivacLamb dysentery, struck, pulpy kidney and tetanus vaccine. An aqueous vaccine containing 2 Clostridium antigens. The vaccine is used to immunise breeding stock against Cl tetani. Piglets receiving colostrum from sows vaccinated with Lambivac will be protected from the toxins of Cl perfringens C and also Cl tetani.
Louping-ILL Vaccine
A white oily emulsion vaccine prepared from louping-ill virus grown in tissue culture, inactivated with formalin, concentrated by ultra filtration and emulsified with a mineral oil. Contains liquid paraffin/Montanide as adjuvant and thiomersal as preservative.
Ovipast PlusAn opaque fluid vaccine containing formalin killed cells expressing iron regulated antigens from the epidemiologically most important serotypes of Pasteurella haemolytica and Pasteurella trehalosi in buffered physiological saline and adsorbed onto aluminium hydroxide. Thiomersal is included as a preservative.
Ovivac-P PlusCombined 4 in 1 Clostridial plus Pasteurella vaccine. An opaque fluid vaccine containing toxoids of Clostridium perfringens type D, Clostridium septicum, Clostridium tetani, formalin killed cells and toxoid of Clostridium chauvoei and formalin killed cells expressing iron regulated antigens from the epidemiologically most important serotypes of Pasteurella haemolytica and Pasteurella trehalosi in buffered physiological saline and adsorbed onto aluminium hydroxide. Thiomersal is included as a preservative.
Scabivax Forte
Scabivax Forte is for the active immunisation of sheep and lambs against Orf to reduce clinical signs and/or lesions of the disease.
Tetanus Antitoxin BehringA purified blended antiserum derived from horses hyperimmunised against the toxins of Clostridium tetani and standardised to contain at least 1,000 units Clostridium tetani antitoxin per ml. 0.5% phenol is added as a preservative. It is a clear fluid.
ToxovaxLive, concentrated aqueous vaccine containing tachyzoites of the S48 strain of Toxoplasma gondii. Unisolve™ is supplied as a diluent for reconstitution prior to use.