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Drought Management

As the drought in this area worsens, Town & Country Vet Clinic realizes the anxiety that goes along with it. Here are a few great links that can help you plan for future: Drought Feeding Strategies Managing Drought Risk on the Ranch Drought Management Planning Cost Effective Replacement Heifer Development …

Common Mistakes When Pulling a Calf

Mistake #1: Impatience In a normal forward delivery, a calf will survive for up to 8 hours in the birth canal.  Rushing can lead to more problems along the way. Following the a few simple steps can help with efficiency and outcome. Wash up both your hands and around the …

Hemorrhagic Disease in White-Tail Deer & Cattle

We have been getting a lot of questions lately about the disease going around in deer that can be transferred to cattle.  Signs in cattle include the following: oral lesions (excessive salivation and anorexia may be seen), lameness, fever, and reproductive problems.  The disease is spread by biting flies and …