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Click on the link to open up the newsletter for the March edition of 'Rural Round Up'. In this newsletter we cover:  Grass StaggersRed Root PoisoningPregnancy TestingTeasers in Hoggets And more. Rural Round Up ...

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As part of our Winter - Spring Stock Care series, we've compiled this extensive list of do's and don'ts to consider when transporting pregnant Ewes. Download the printable PDF version to keep on hand when on the road. Do's Do precondition stock for transport by adding good quality hay or balage to their daily diet for at least two weeks prior to transport.  Do add magnesiu ...

As part of our Winter - Spring Stock Care series, we've compiled this handy pocket sized checkist for transporting pregnant Ewes. Download the printable PDF version to keep on hand when on the road. >1 month prior to movement Organise transport date with Transport Company Organise departure date with grazierOrganise magnesium supplementation logistics Organise hay/bala ...

While all lambs are at risk special attention should be paid to: Lambs from ewes in poor condition Lambs from very old and very young ewes  Twins and especially triplets  Very small lambs  Lambs which are limp  To prevent hypothermia developing you may have to provide extra shelter and nourishment for these lambs. Times of High Risk Birth to five hours: The wet newb ...

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North Canterbury Veterinary Clinics operates four clinics throughout the Hurunui region.