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Vaccination Schedule in Sheep and Goat

Vaccination Schedule in Sheep and Goat:

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Prevention of disease plays a major role in increasing profitability in a sheep or goat farm. Vaccination against infectious diseases is an important component of health management.

Vaccination schedule for Sheep:-

DiseaseAge and booster dosesRouteRemarks
Foot and mouth disease6-8 weeks;repeat every 6-9 monthss/c or i/m depending on the vaccine
Hemorrhagic Septicaemia3-4 months;repeat annually1 ml s/cMay/ June
Sheep pox3 monthss/c
TetanusTetanus toxoid0.5 – 1 ml s/c or i/m
Anthrax4-6 months; repeat annually0.5 ml s/c at tail foldIn endemic areas only
Enterotoxaemia3-4 months, repeat after 15 days and then annually.2.5 ml s/cFirst two doses before august

Vaccination schedule for Goats:-

DiseaseAge and booster dosesRouteRemarks
Foot and mouth disease6-8 weeks,repeat every 6-9 monthss/c or i/m depending on the vaccine
Enterotoxaemia3-4 months, repeat after 15 days and then annually.2.5 ml s/cFirst two doses before august
Hemorrhagic Septicaemia3-4 months,, repeat annually1ml s/cMay/June
Anthrax4-6 months, repeat annually0.5 ml s/c at tail foldIn endemic areas only
Tetanus3-4 months, repeat at 6 months and then annually0.5 – 1 ml s/c or i/m

 

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