Monthly Archives: March 2017

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Cats rule the roost at Wollaston clinic

By |2018-01-13T18:21:36+00:00March 30th, 2017|Categories: Cat Care|Tags: , , , , |

The term ‘cat lady’ isn’t always worn with pride, but Dr Keshe Chow is no ordinary feline enthusiast – she’s made a career out of it. Dr Chow is from the Melbourne Cat Referral Clinic and will be in Warrnambool this Monday as part of a dedicated cats-only day at The Vet Group’s Wollaston clinic.

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Transition to a less stressful calving period

By |2018-01-13T18:21:16+00:00March 13th, 2017|Categories: Farm Services|Tags: , , , , |

Dr Tom Walsh Calving has become a year round activity in our region which means it is more important than ever to make it a routine process rather than a stressful one. Having a good transition plan will go a long way to ensuring that the calving period will fit in with the work flow

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Maximising the benefits of Colostrum for new born calves

By |2018-01-13T18:21:01+00:00March 2nd, 2017|Categories: Farm Services|Tags: , , , , , , |

Calves are born with no natural protection from disease and it can take 3 to 4 weeks for them to develop their own antibodies. One of the best ways to protect your calves during this time, is to give them colostrum ─ the first milk produced by the cow or heifer after she has calved.

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