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Blackleg Vaccination to stimulate active immunity against Blackleg (Clostridium chauvoei infection) in cattle and sheep.
DOSAGE: passive immunity is at least 4-6 weeks provided that lambs receive adequate quantities of colostrum in the first 12 hours after birth.- injection in the lateral side of the upper neck observing aseptic precautionsCattle and sheep: 2 ml/dose, two injections separated by an interval of 3-4 weeks to animals from 3 months of age onwards, immunisation to be completed 2-3 weeks before the period of risk, revaccination with a single booster injection 2-3 weeks before the period of risk and the interval for booster injections should be no more than 12 months. Sheep: two injections should be given preferably separated by an interval of at least 6 weeks with the second vaccination being given 3-4 weeks before lambing. Subsequent pregnancies: a single booster injection 3-4 weeks before lambing, Ewes can be vaccinated during late pregnancy, Lambs may be vaccinated from 3 weeks of age onwards: two injections with an interval of 3-4 weeks to be completed 2-3 weeks before the period of risk.
DIRECTIONS OF USE: vaccine bottle must be shaken well before use, Syringes and needles must be from gamma-irradiated packs or freshly sterillised by boiling for at least 20 minutes,no alcohol or disinfectants and recommended that a automatic vaccinator be used since non-collapsible with a vented draw off spike.
Light (usually non-food) orders under £29 are charged £2.99 postage. Heavy (typically food) orders under £29 are charged £4.49 postage.
For Light items (under 2kg) our standard method is Royal Mail Second Class (there are a few exceptions, so if in doubt check our Delivery page).
To get it faster you can upgrade Light items to Royal Mail 1st Class or a Guaranteed Next Day Courier service, Saturday Courier or even before 12 noon services. There's a small fee, but if you're in a hurry they are worth considering. To qualify for next working day delivery, orders must be placed before 12 Noon Monday to Thursday. There is no standard Saturday courier delivery.
Heavy items weighing 2kg and more are sent via courier. If ordered before noon Monday to Thursday, Heavy items will be delivered next working day. Heavy items ordered after 12 Noon Friday, or anytime Saturday and Sunday will dispatched on Monday for a Tuesday delivery.
Please note that if you are purchasing a mix of Light and Heavy items at the same time, these will be sent separately. The Heavy items being sent by Courier, the Light items by Royal Mail Second Class.
All exceptions to these guidelines are noted in the product description.
For more information, view our Delivery page.