Vets appeal to farmers to seek parasite diagnosis

Hunt, Jeremy
June 2013
Farmers Weekly;6/7/2013, Vol. 159 Issue 23, p60
Trade Publication
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.


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