Our practice caters for both large and small farms and a variety of farm animal species. We are able to offer a wide range of services from routine vaccinations and herd health planning to official veterinarian work on behalf of DEFRA, to advice on fertility treatment, lameness and infectious disease control.
Routine beef and dairy fertility work
Weekly, fortnightly, monthly or as needed visits with rectal ultrasound for the diagnosis of pregnancy and reasons for infertility.
Pregnancy diagnosis with ultrasound
Pregnancy can be confirmed down to 30 days post service.
24-hour emergency service
We offer our own 24/7 emergency service so you will always see a friendly face in times of emergency.
Individual sick animal treatment
Physical examination and treatment of animals on farm and at the surgery. In house or next day laboratory testing is available if needed.
Routine and non-routine surgery – in house and on farm
These include: on farm surgeries such as caesarean section or displaced abomasum surgery, ram vasectomies, calf hernia repair, digit amputation and eye enucleation.
Herd/flock health plans and reviews (in line with farm assurance requirements)
We will spend time tailor making a health plan for your farm that will fit farm assurance requirements and be a working document to improve the health and profitability of your farm.
We can work with your milk recording data, milk culture results and perform on farm investigations to get to the bottom of your cell count and mastitis problems
Record analysis with Herd Companion +
Analysis of monthly milk recording data from NMR. We can monitor your progress with mastitis, cell counts and fertility. Advice will follow Johnes monitoring.
As a subcontractor for XL Farmcare we can continue to undertake routine tuberculosis testing and also private TB testing as needed.