Exclusive Distributors of Smart Blocks

Innovative Soft and Pliable Hoof Blocks Gippsland Veterinary Group are pleased to announce that we are the sole Australian and New Zealand distributors of SmartBlock – an innovative and reliable replacement for wooden blocks for treating cow lameness. After years of...

Diagnose and Treat Pink Eye in Cattle

Pink Eye in cattle (Infectious Bovine Keratoconjunctivitis) is a highly infectious disease caused mainly by the bacterium Moraxella bovis. After initial infection, the bacteria attach to the surface of the eye and produce toxins that erode the cornea causing...

Clinical Mastitis and Milk Culturing

What is milk culturing? Virtually all cases of mastitis are caused by bacterial infections of the udder.  It is however not possible to tell which bacteria are responsible for the infection by the changes in the milk, udder or cell counts. A milk sample can be...