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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 2nd Class Tracked (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 Tracked or a Guaranteed Courier service, Saturday Courier or even before 12 noon services where available. There's a small fee, but if you're in a hurry they are worth considering. To ensure you receive your items as quickly as possible, please place your order before 12 Noon Monday to Thursday as there is no standard Saturday courier delivery.
Heavy items weighing 2kg and more are sent via courier. Heavy items ordered after 12 Noon Friday, or anytime Saturday and Sunday will be processed as soon as possible during working days.
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 2nd Class Tracked.
All exceptions to these guidelines are noted in the product description.
For more information, view our Delivery page.
- Product Details
Covexin 8 A clostridial vaccine for sheep and cattle. A suspension for injection containing Cl. perfringens Type B C (?) toxoid ( 16.7 IU). Important: In order to purchase this product you will be required to provide the following information about your animal(s): (i) The weight of the heaviest animal to be treated (ii) If the animal is a horse, to confirm if it has or has not been signed out of the food chain In addition, by accepting our terms and conditions at the point of sale, you are confirming that you have a) used this product before, b) are aware of all relevant and necessary safety precautions, c) will only use the product for its authorised purpose and d) will read all product literature.
It is available in
- 100ml, and 250ml
- Active immunisation
- For sheep and lambs over 8 weeks olds
This is a prescription item and will be sent once a valid prescription is received. Please follow the instructions given by your vet in order to place your order.
Remember to store it upright and keep refrigerated between 2 & 8°c. During periods of hot weather, dispatches may be temporarily delayed due to increased temperatures during transit. Unfortunately, we’re currently unable to deliver to Northern Ireland.
Your item will only be dispatched between Monday to Thursday and there will be a £5.99 charge for delivery. Your medicine will be delivered via courier with ice packs to ensure it reaches you in the best condition.
Active IngredientsClostridium chauvoei, Clostridium haemolyticum, Clostridium novyi, Clostridium perfringens, Clostridium septicum, Clostridium tetani
By subcutaneous injection at a suitable site. The recommended site is the loose skin on the side of the neck. The bottle should be well shaken before any vaccine is withdrawn. Syringes and needles should be sterile before use and the injection should be made through an area of clean, dry skin taking precautions against contamination.
Use in pregnancy: To provide passive protection of the offspring, via the colostrum, a single booster dose should be administered between 8 and 2 weeks before parturition, provided that animals have received a full primary vaccination course before pregnancy.
Sheep â€“ from 2 weeks of age:
Dose â€“ 1 ml
Cattle â€“ from 2 weeks of age:
Dose â€“ 2 ml
Basic vaccination scheme: Two doses should be administered, 4-6 weeks apart.
Re-vaccination scheme: A single dose should be administered every 6 to 12 months after the basic vaccination scheme.