SmartSellTM - The New Way to Sell Online

We won't be beaten by anyone. Guaranteed

Sheep Flock Health


Product Description
Product Details

Table of Contents

Preface. Abbreviations. 1. The Lambing Percentage. Introduction. The Mating Period. Mid To Late Pregnancy (Abortion). 2. Lamb Growth. Investigation of Ill Thrift in Weaned Lambs. Parasitic Gastroenteritis. Cestode Parasites. Liver Fluke. Ill Thrift Due to Trace Element Deficiencies. Ill Thrift Associated With Chronic Disease. 3. Unexpected Disease or Death. Introduction. Sudden Death in Store Lambs. Poisonous Plants. Common Mineral and Inorganic Poisonings. Mycotoxicoses. Clostridial Diseases. 4. Ill Thrift in Adult Sheep. Introduction. Specific Causes of Ill Thrift in Adult Sheep. 5. Lameness. Diseases of the Foot. Lameness Not Caused By Foot Problems. 6. Neurological Diseases. Introduction. Neurological Diseases Causing Cerebral Lesions. Neurological Diseases Causing Cerebellar Lesions. Neurological Diseases Causing Vestibular Lesions. Neurological Diseases Causing Brainstem Lesions. Neurological Diseases Causing Spinal Cord Lesions. Diseases Of The Peripheral Nerves. 7. Skin and Eye Diseases. Introduction. Ectoparasitic Skin Diseases. Non-Parasitic Skin Diseases. Eye Diseases. Appendix A: Exotic and Notifiable Diseases. Appendix B: Overview of the Structure and Economics of the UK Sheep Industry. Index

About the Author

Neil Sargison is a senior lecturer at the Royal (Dick) School of Veterinary Studies, Large Animal Practice. He holds the Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons diploma in sheep health and production and is a fellow of the RCVS. He has an excellent reputation as a farm animal veterinarian, clinical researcher and teacher, both in the UK and internationally.


"If a reader has a special interest in sheep production medicine, this book is a worthy addition to that individual's reference collection." ( Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association , March 2009)

Ask a Question About this Product More...
Write your question below:
Look for similar items by category
How Fishpond Works
Fishpond works with suppliers all over the world to bring you a huge selection of products, really great prices, and delivery included on over 25 million products that we sell. We do our best every day to make Fishpond an awesome place for customers to shop and get what they want — all at the best prices online.
Webmasters, Bloggers & Website Owners
You can earn a 5% commission by selling Sheep Flock Health: A Planned Approach on your website. It's easy to get started - we will give you example code. After you're set-up, your website can earn you money while you work, play or even sleep! You should start right now!
Authors / Publishers
Are you the Author or Publisher of a book? Or the manufacturer of one of the millions of products that we sell. You can improve sales and grow your revenue by submitting additional information on this title. The better the information we have about a product, the more we will sell!
Back to top