Animal health news around the UK

15 April 2021

Farmers urged to use BVD 'Stamp It Out' funding

14 April 2021

Funding available for vets to visit farms

New bird flu tests to assess emerging strains

13 April 2021

Tissue tests to help stem losses for sector

Feedback needed on new movement data recording system

13 April 2021

New system may deliver big benefits

Ireland's deer linked to bTB in cattle, study says

12 April 2021

Rising deer population linked to local outbreaks

UK egg firm Noble praised for animal welfare policies

12 April 2021

Noble in top tier of global benchmark scheme

Farmers call for tougher action on white-tailed eagles

9 April 2021

More measures to protect vulnerable livestock

Public back livestock veterinary medicines, survey says

8 April 2021

Growing awareness of medicines' benefits

Farmer reveals devastating impact of dog waste on cows

7 April 2021

Tenant farmer raises Neopsora warning

Sheep scab project to help control disease in hot spot areas

7 April 2021

Initiative will work with farmers in three areas

Shepherdess turned scientist hailed for livestock work

7 April 2021

Dr Joanne Conington receives prestigious award

Vets seek applicants to train as cattle TB testers

7 April 2021

Non-vets wanted to train as TB testers

High-path bird flu confirmed in captive falcons

4 April 2021

Avian influenza recorded in West Lancashire

'Inside-out mini-guts' aid studies into poultry health

1 April 2021

UK scientists develop 3D tissue cultures

Poultry housing order lifted as bird flu risk levels ease

1 April 2021

Compulsory housing order has been lifted

Farmers urged to test for enzootic abortion of ewes

30 March 2021

EAE is common cause of abortion in UK sheep

Laser system prevents bird flu spread on poultry farms

30 March 2021

Dutch technology spooks wild birds

Changes to dairy bull proofs to help breed healthier cows

29 March 2021

Three changes changes to genetic evaluations

Farmers urged to report dead badgers as part of bTB study

29 March 2021

New survey for TB in road-killed badgers

Dairy farm saves £25k a year after halving lameness rates

29 March 2021

Tackling foot health worth £25,000 a year to farmer

'Game changing' rapid test secures £2.3m for full validation

29 March 2021

The move would enable international adoption

Bird flu confirmed on Staffordshire poultry farm

28 March 2021

UK records second bird flu case this week

Bird flu confirmed in turkeys at farm in Cheshire

27 March 2021

Comes just says before lifting of housing order

Don't be sheepish about scanning for OPA, say farmer group

25 March 2021

They examined impact of fatal viral lung tumour

Changes to bovine TB policy 'must be based on science'

25 March 2021

Future policy must prove effective, NFU warns

New study provides potential for improved piglet welfare

22 March 2021

Improving piglet survival through maternal nutrition

Start-up's facial ID tech may replace livestock tagging

22 March 2021

Facial ID may become commonplace on-farm

Poultry housing order set to be lifted at end of March

19 March 2021

Current bird flu measures due to be relaxed

Climate change: Cattle heat stress and late blight to 'increase'

19 March 2021

Met Office examined effects on UK farming

Cows with no pasture may have 'damaged emotional wellbeing'

18 March 2021

Study explored cows' psychological wellbeing

Nine sheep die after fly-tipper dumps highly toxic plants

16 March 2021

The in-lamb ewes ingested garden plants