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30-01-20
Updated advice on moxidectin 2% a result of constructive discussion between SCOPS and leading animal health company

Following a joint workshop, SCOPS is delighted to have worked with Zoetis Animal Health to release updated advice on the use of moxidectin, and particularly the 2%...

28-01-20
Talking Sheep Ponteland 3 Feb 20

We are delighted to announce our Talking Sheep initiative are back for 2020, organised by members of the Sheep Veterinary Society and...

23-12-19
Merry Christmas and A Happy New Year

Wishing all our members and supporters a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year from the Sheep Veterinary Society...

20-12-19
Warning for cattle and sheep farmers that rafoxanide is not an appropriate alternative to closantel when treating liver fluke

With liver fluke shaping up to be a significant challenge this winter, livestock farmers are being warned to be on their guard and monitor the situation carefully. Farmers...

19-11-19
Testing for liver fluke helps sheep and cattle farmers deal with rising tide of infections

The Sustainable Control of Parasites in Sheep (SCOPS) and Control of Cattle Parasites Sustainably (COWS) groups are continuing to monitor the situation with regard to...

06-11-19
Talking Sheep Raglan 20th Nov 19

We are delighted to announce our Talking Sheep meetings are back for 2019, organised by members...

24-10-19
Talking Sheep Howden 19th Nov 19

We are delighted to announce our Talking Sheep meetings are back for 2019, organised by members of the Sheep Veterinary Society and very...

16-10-19
Sheep and cattle farmers urged to start testing for liver fluke this autumn

The Sustainable Control of Parasites in Sheep (SCOPS) and Control of Cattle Parasites Sustainably (COWS) groups are urging sheep and cattle farmers to monitor for liver...

11-10-19
Talking Sheep Harrogate 14 Nov 2019

We are delighted to announce our Talking Sheep meetings are back for 2019, organised by members of the Sheep Veterinary Society and very...

02-10-19
NSA reports on SVS Dorset meeting

Sheep Veterinary Society Conference sees pack agenda: On Monday NSA Chief Executive Phil Stocker attended the first day of the SVS conference in Dorset...

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