Events & Newsletters

December 19 Farm Newsletter.pdfDownload

The Penbode Farm Vets December 2019 Newsletter is out now!

Click here to download your issue and read all about:
  • Bovine sole ulcers
  • Scanning ewes to maximise profits
  • Getting ready for lambing
  • Stratton Farm Vet Katy Peat
  • Review of November's events and award winning farms
We've also more meds course dates, lambing courses, a calf talk and the all important Christmas and New Year opening hours.

Not forgetting your invitation to join us for a hog roast and rugby match at Bude RFC on Saturday 4 January from 1:30pm. All are welcome. Please contact your local branch to book your place.
Our front cover photo is of Sam Nancekivell showing his sheep at the recent Cornish Winter Fair. Sam recently spent a period of time in intensive care at Bristol Children's Hospital and his family are raising funds on behalf of the Wallace and Gromit Grand Appeal to provide comfort and facilities for patients and their families whilst in hospital.

If you would like to donate, please click here.
Calf talk 2019.pdfDownload

Calf Health and Management Talks

Calf Health and Management Talks
Hints and tips to improve early calf development

Tuesday 26 November - Holsworthy Golf Club, from 7pm
Thursday 5 December - Trethorne Leisure Farm, from 7pm

Join Penbode Farm Vets for our FREE supper talk to discuss the health of calves from new born to weaning
Suitable for all dairy and beef farmers

Topics to be covered include:
  • Diseases - pneumonia, scour and other neo-natal conditions
  • Colostrum management
  • Housing 
  • Feeding
Kindly sponsored by Virbac

Call your local branch to book your seat
Bradworthy 01409 241241 | Camelford 01840 212229
Holsworthy 01409 253418 | Launceston 01566 86985 | Stratton 01288 353766

November 19 Farm Newsletter.pdfDownload

The Penbode Farm Vets November 2019 Newsletter is out now

Click here to download your copy and:

  • Focus on pneumonia vaccines
  • Investigate neospora
  • Find out about FREE TB advice with TBAS
  • Sign up for our events and courses
  • Learn about our new vet Bettina Asothan
Farm Newsletter October 2019a.pdfDownload

The Penbode Farm Vets October 2019 Newsletter is out now!

Click here to read about:

The importance of optimum BCS in dry cows
The latest Red Tractor guidelines changes
New Penbode Farm Vets courses and events:
  • BVD
  • Medicines
  • Milksure
Sheep lameness
Kerri McBride - one of newest Farm Vets

Farm Newsletter September 2019.pdfDownload

The Penbode Farm Vets September 2019 Newsletter is out now!

This month we:
- Continue the promotion of the Eprecis wormer injection
- Target BRD with our view of the Zeleris injection
- Round up of shows including the first Senior Young Handlers Series
- Meet the Dunstaple herd of Holsworthy Beacon
- Meet Farm Clinical Director Lesley Bingham now that Westpoint Launceston is Penbode Launceston
- Promote VetTech services
- Let our clients know about the addition of Launceston and which vets cover which areas.

Click here to download your copy

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