This lecture will cover the diagnosis of the acute strangles case. The biosecurity and key communication principles will be covered from a very practical view point.
The screening and treatment of strangles carriers will be then be covered and when to do this within the outbreak timeline. The lecture will finish with some tips on strangles prevention including use of vaccination and screening for strangles carriers.
- Diagnosis of acute strangles case
- Controlling an outbreak – key biosecurity and communication technique
- Diagnosing and treating strangles carriers at the end of an outbreak
Philip Ivens, European and RCVS Specialist in Equine Internal Medicine.
Running time: 63 minutes.
Part of the BVA /BEVA equine stream at London Vet Show 2016.
London Vet Show is a national two day conference and exhibition which offers world-class clinical and business content to veterinary professionals.
The show has nearly 400 exhibitors and six clinical streams of world-class Continuing Professional Development (CPD).