Sheep Services

Flock Health Scheme

Our popular Flock Health Club brings together flocks large and small from across our practice. Regular meetings as well as bespoke advice from a member of our sheep team mean that your flock

Ram testing

Annual MOT and semen testing of your breeding rams each year will ensure that potential sub fertile rams are identified and either not used of given a smaller group of ewes to mate.

Vasectomies

Use of a teaser ram prior to introducing the ram can bring the breeding season forward by upto 2 weeks and increases the number of ewes cycling when the fertile ram is introduced.

In-house Labs

Worm Egg Counts

Lambing

Preparing for lambing, lambing diseases, care of the lamb

Ewe synchronisation

Ewe synchronisation is the management practice of achieving a compact mating period and thereby compact lambing period

Lameness

Sheep lameness, in particular footrot, is undoubtedly one of the most important health and welfare issues facing the UK sheep farmer.

Ram quarantine worming

The objective of quarantine treatments is to minimise the chance you will introduce resistant worms into your flock.

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