TITLE

Vets appeal to farmers to seek parasite diagnosis

AUTHOR(S)
Hunt, Jeremy
PUB. DATE
June 2013
SOURCE
Farmers Weekly;6/7/2013, Vol. 159 Issue 23, p60
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that veterinarians in Great Britain are urging farmers with sheep suspected of suffering from scab or lice to be diligent in their diagnosis. Veterinarians explain that a correct diagnosis is important as lice and scab, despite having similar physical symptoms, required specific treatments. They note that widespread incorrect diagnosis of the two conditions by farmers.
ACCESSION #
88033408

 

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