News & Events – Farm

Here you will find our most recent News and Events posts relating to Livestock Health.

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  • Foot Trimming Course starts 1st March 2017 February 2, 2017 Trimming a cow's foot - trainingWe will be holding a foot trimming course covering lameness and footcare. The 3 day course will be on Wednesday 1st March, Friday 10th and 17th March and will start with a classroom based session run by one of our Directors, Julian Allen covering anatomy of the foot, the causes of lame cows, how to ...
  • Friars Moor support local football team January 27, 2017 Friars Moor were very proud to help sponsor the new home strip for the U12 junior football team at Gillingham football club. We wish them lots of success this season!
  • Celebrating 60 years in the community! January 1, 2017 Friars Moor Vets 60 years in the community - established 1957We are celebrating our 60th anniversary in 2017! On the 1st April 1957 the practice we now know as Friars Moor Veterinary Clinic Ltd was established by Norman Coles, working out of a bungalow in Manston Road. We moved to our current premises in the mid 1980’s and have had several extensions to the building ...
  • Cycling team present Salisbury hospital with fundraising cheque! December 15, 2016 A team of 10 vets and support staff from Friars Moor Veterinary Clinic cycled a gruelling 800 miles around the New Forest in September to raise money for the Pembroke Unit at Salisbury Hospital. Staff at Friars Moor wanted to show their support for farm animal vet and Director,David Aggett,who underwent chemotherapy treatment at the ...
  • Friars Moor Flock Club December 9, 2016 Friars Moor hosted the second meeting of the Friars Moor Flock Club at The Bull in Broadoak on the 7th of December. Body condition of ewes was the topic of conversation and the vets went through forage analysis, trace elements and thin ewe disease. The networking between farmers about how the monitoring of these areas ...

 

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Upcoming Events

Jan
16
Wed
12:00 pm Flock Club Meeting: Post Mortem ... @ Friars Moor Vets
Flock Club Meeting: Post Mortem ... @ Friars Moor Vets
Jan 16 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Open to members of the flock club Kate Hovers is coming to talk to us about practical on farm post mortems with all attendees able to take part in a practical demonstration. We will cover common diseases of young lambs,
Jan
17
Thu
11:00 am BVD Cluster Meeting @ NFU Offices
BVD Cluster Meeting @ NFU Offices
Jan 17 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm
Open to all dairy and beef herds who want to control BVD on their farm. This is the first step in signing up for the available governement funding to try to eradicate BVD. This meeting will cover BVD virus and
Feb
13
Wed
10:00 am Practical Lambing Course @ Nr Gillingham
Practical Lambing Course @ Nr Gillingham
Feb 13 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
Join us for the 2018 practical lambing course! The course is run every year on a farm so we always hope for some real life action!! The course will cover all aspects of preparing the ewe (and yourself!) for lambing
Feb
20
Wed
10:00 am Practical Lambing Course @ Nr Gillingham
Practical Lambing Course @ Nr Gillingham
Feb 20 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
Join us for the 2018 practical lambing course! The course is run every year on a farm so we always hope for some real life action!! The course will cover all aspects of preparing the ewe (and yourself!) for lambing
I have no doubt that their expert knowledge and gentle care meant that our cow survived.
Anne Green
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