Fly Strike Warning

17 July 2015

After so many weeks of rain over the past few months this bit of warmer weather is absolutely ideal for fly strike. Please be particularly vigilant especially if you have not managed to get your animals shorn yet, and check all cria daily for faeces caught in the fleece. Any dirty fleece can attract flies, but even clean animals can be affected. Look for changes in behaviour, lying down more than normal, biting themselves, looking back at themselves, running about.For advice on fly repellent and strike treatment please contact you local vet.


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