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TAA Spring Spectacular Sale May 6, 2017 • Salado, Texas

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2 BAR ANGUS HERD HEALTH

The following is the herd health program as recommended by our veterinarian, Steve Lewis, DVM, PC, Hereford Veterinary Clinic:

COW-CALF Health Program

Calving (December 10-31)

Newborn Calves

• Tag claves (individual calf id/record calving – birth date intervals)

• Vision C-D/Tetanus (optional prevention of neonatal scour deaths)

• BVD PI test calf (ear notch)

• Ecolizer Oral Scour protection 10cc po.

• Bovimune (Hyperimmune Serum) 20cc sq

Pre-breeding

Calves (at 60 days or more of age and before breeding cows)

• Bovishield Gold 5 – Pfizer or Titamium 5 or Vista 5 (Use CattleMaster 4 – Pfizer if bulls are with cows and possibly rebred)

• Vision 7

• Pateurella hemolytics and Pasteurella multocida

• Calves can be revaccinated with IBR, BVD, P13, BRSV in 3 weeks if neccessary

Cows and Bulls (before breeding)

• Titanium 5, Vista 5 or Bovishield Gold FP – Pfizer (prior to or at first handling of synchronization – 10-14 days prior to breeding; use CattleMast 4 if any cows are bred)

• Lepto 5, Spirovacc (do not administer to bulls)

Weaning (summer)

Calves

• Bovishield Gold 5 – Pfizer or Titamium 5 or Vista 5

• Vision 7

• Pateurella hemolytics and Pasteurella multocida

• Ivomec or Dectomax (.9cc/100lb sq) or Cydectin po (full dose)

• Brucellosis vacc heifers

• High quality hay

• 0.8lb of protein per day increased after 2 to 4 days to 1% of body wt. per head per day

• 1.2 to 1.7 ADG for 45 days

Cows

• Pregnancy check

• Ivomec or Dectomax (.6cc/100lb sq) or Cydectin po (70% dose)

• Scour Vacc (if not able to give 30-45 days prior to calving)

Pre-calving (30-45 days prior to calving)

Cows

• Scour vaccine

• Ivomec or Dectomax

Heifer and Cows Entering the Existing Herd

Heifers and Open Cows

• Vaccinate with Modified Live Viral Respiratory vaccine (Titanium 5, Vista 5 or Bovishield Gold FP – Pfizer) prior to entering the herd

• Spirovac 5

• Worm

• BVD PI test

• Isolate 30 days

Pregnant Cows

• Vaccinate with Killed Viral Respiratory vaccine prior to entering the herd

• Worm

• BVD PI test

• Isolate 30 days

Bulls

• Titanium 5, Vista 5 or Bovishield Gold FP – Pfizer

• Worm

• BVD PI test

• Fertility test