What is Farrowsure used for?
Farrowsure ® GOLD and Farrowsure ® GOLD B are approved for use in healthy breeding swine as an aid in preventing reproductive failure caused by porcine parvovirus (PPV); erysipelas caused by Erysipelothrix rhusiopathiae; and leptospirosis caused by Leptospira canicola, L.
When do you use Farrowsure?
The studies indicated that two doses of FarrowSure GOLD B can be safely administered to pre-breeding gilts and that booster doses can be safely given to pregnant sows as late as two to four weeks prior to farrowing (73 to 101 days of gestation).
What is FluSure XP?
FluSure XP® is a killed vaccine indicated for the vaccination of healthy swine, including pregnant sows and gilts, 3 weeks of age or older as an aid in preventing respiratory disease caused by IAV-S subtypes H1N1, H1N2 and H3N2 Clusters IV-A and IV-B.
When do you administer a Litterguard?
- Inject 2 ml intramuscularly or subcutaneously to pregnant sows and gilts:
- Administer the first dose 4 weeks before farrowing and then the second dose 2 weeks later (that is, at least 2 weeks before farrowing).
- Re-vaccinate by injecting one dose 2 weeks prior to each subsequent farrowing.
What vaccines do piglets need?
Most veterinarians agree that at minimum, pet piglets should be vaccinated against the bacteria that cause the infections erysipelas, leptospirosis, and tetanus.
What is RespiSure?
RespiSure is a liquid, monovalent bacterin which stimulates the immune system of healthy swine of all ages as an aid in preventing chronic pneumonia caused by Mycoplasma hyopneumoniae.
How do you administer FarrowSure?
General Directions: Shake well. Aseptically administer 2 mL intramuscularly. Primary Vaccination: Healthy swine should receive 2 doses 3-5 weeks apart with the second dose administered 2-4 weeks prior to breeding. Healthy gilts, however, should receive the second dose as near as possible to 14 days prior to breeding.
What age do you worm piglets?
Young, growing pigs require more consistent deworming because they are more susceptible to intestinal pig worms. They should be treated at eight weeks of age, then every two months.
Do baby pigs need iron shots?
Iron injections as iron dextran are given by intramuscular or subcutaneous injections to piglets between one and seven days of age. This is to correct the development of iron deficiency that leads to anaemia. A dose level of 100-200mg per piglet is required.
How do you use RespiSure?
Directions For Use Aseptically administer 2 mL intramuscularly. 2. Primary Vaccination: Administer a single 2-mL dose to healthy swine 1 day of age or older. RespiSure-ONE may also be given as two 1-mL doses administered 2 weeks apart.
When should piglets be vaccinated?
Vaccinations are usually started at 8-12 weeks of age, boostered a month later, and then annually. Your veterinarian will determine, based on your pig’s potential exposure to pathogens, breeding status, and location of where you live, what vaccines are advisable.
How often do you deworm a pig?
Ideally, pigs should be kept on a deworming schedule throughout the growing season, where they are given deworming medications once every 30 days, rotating products when possible. This will allow for your animal to remain free of parasites and have an optimal growth rate.