Cold, frosty and an early start again as Sam's moped still not working!
I had the results of the faecal counts through this evening and Bert has a low cocci count. The vet says it is low but she is still showing signs of a tummy ache so she will have a Baycox tomorrow. Trouble was a shock - I sampled her as well as she still seems to need a bottle and is not thin - but not a proper body score. High cocci count for her - very high in fact. Baycox for her tomorrow. Then Sherbert she had a high count of worms - Trichuris which I hadn't heard of before - she is getting a five day course of Panacur. Harry had no count for anything at all - thank goodness!
So - tomorrow you can tell what we will be doing . . and I shall be doing more samples later in the week.
A better penning solution! - After a long "family illness" and a subsequent reduction of our herd, I am back to report a more recent enhancement to Easter-Wood. One of the problems we ...
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