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 Date 2018  Drug
Wednesday 24th January 2018 Drontal
Wednesday 28th February Droncit
Wednesday 4th April Droncit
Wednesday 9th May Droncit
Wednesday 13th June Droncit
Wednesday 18th July Drontal
Wednesday 22nd August Droncit
Wednesday 26th September Droncit
Wednesday 31st October Droncit
Wednesday 5th December Droncit
Wednesday 5th January Drontal

 

Important Notice
All dog owners are responsible for worming their own pets, and are still asked to please contact the Veterinary Office on telephone 27366 and confirm this has been done. Please feel free to contact us out of hours by leaving a messgae on the anwser machine or emailing Sarah Bowles.
It is also important to keep an eye on your dogs weight to ensure the correct dosage. All dog owners are always welcome to call into the Vets and use our scales, but we do ask that you phone first to let us know you are coming.

 

Standard Shearing
November 1st - February 28th

Cover Combs
September 15th - October 31st
March 1st - March 31st

No shearing is allowed in April except for sheep going for immediate slaughter or small numbers of "straggler" sheep. In the case of the latter the farmer should first contact the Veterinary Service to give notice of his intention to shear such sheep. All sheep shorn in April must be shorn using cover combs.

Please note: The only shearing permitted outside the ruled shearing dates will be of animals which are slaughtered off the shears. The slaughter should take place within 2 hours if the animals are not penned in the building and in any case not later than 24 hours post shearing.