Latest News From Vaccination

Anthrax can cause the rapid loss of a large number of animals in a short time.
Texas A&M Researchers Developing Oral Anthrax Vaccine

The Texas A&M College of Veterinary Medicine & Biomedical Sciences team is working toward a vaccine that would be easier to deliver to livestock and wildlife.

3 months ago
Angus VNR: Keeping Cattle Antibiotics Effective

A treatment for sick cattle that almost always works….suddenly almost never works? It happens when bacteria find ways to defeat the antimicrobial.

6 months ago
Most pharmaceutical labels recommend storing products at a temperature between 35 degrees and 45 degrees Fahrenheit.
Using Vaccines This Spring? Keep ‘Em Cool.

Most pharmaceutical labels recommend storing products at a temperature between 35 degrees and 45 degrees Fahrenheit.

7 months ago
Marty Zaluski, DVM, serves as State Veterinarian with the Montana Department of Livestock.
Time to Rethink Calfhood Brucellosis Vaccination?

If a vaccine isn’t preventing disease, perhaps the money would be better spent on adding real value to calves.

1 year ago
The Pirbright Institute and its research partners have granted MSD Animal Health an exclusive commercial license for a new, effective and affordable vaccine to protect livestock against several serotypes of foot-and-mouth disease virus (FMDV).
New FMD Vaccine Enhances  Safety and Accessibility

The vaccine is made of small synthetic protein shells, called ‘virus like particles’ (VLPs), which mimic the FMDV outer shell and so stimulate an immune response.

1 year ago
Over the past 30 years, rabies management has grown in complexity in the United States, as wild animals, including raccoons, skunks, foxes, coyotes and bats, have replaced the domestic dog as the primary reservoir for the disease.
USDA Begins Oral Rabies Vaccine Efforts in Eastern U.S. 

APHIS’ Wildlife Services and its cooperators will begin distributing baits on or about August 2 across rural areas by airplanes and in suburban or urban areas by helicopters, vehicles and bait stations.

1 year ago
Marty Zaluski, DVM, serves as State Veterinarian with the Montana Department of Livestock.
Time to Rethink Calfhood Brucellosis Vaccination? Page 2

If a vaccine isn’t preventing disease, perhaps the money would be better spent on adding real value to calves.

1 year ago
With the unusual weather patterns many cattle producers have been facing this year, implementing Lepto hardjo-bovis prevention strategies will be key in protecting reproductive efficiency.
Three Ways to Take Action against Lepto hardjo-bovis

If reproductive efficiencies seem to be slipping, the underlying cause may be the result of leptospirosis

1 year ago