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Sudden death due to probable urea toxicity

Sudden death due to probable urea toxicity

Sudden death due to probable urea toxicity Unusual presentation: 100 of 3000 Brahman cattle found dead. Time and location: August 2023, WA​​. Case definition: Cows and bulls found dead in a paddock, some animals with sunken eyes and head down pre-mortem. Disease...
Thrombocytopenia with tick infestation

Thrombocytopenia with tick infestation

Thrombocytopenia with tick infestation Unusual presentation: Sudden death of 19 heifers. Above: Significant abdominal and endocardial haemorrhage, with no clots and blood the consistency of weak red cordial. Time and location: Northern Territory, October 2023​. Case...
NABSnet Masterclass 2024, Darwin

NABSnet Masterclass 2024, Darwin

NABSnet Masterclass 2024, Darwin Two-day workshop for veterinary practitioners When: Friday 15th & Saturday 16th March 2023 – accommodation check-in available from Thursday 14th March Where: Novotel Darwin CBD – 17 minutes to the airport by car Who:...
Weaners die from ruminal acidosis

Weaners die from ruminal acidosis

Weaners die from ruminal acidosis Unusual presentation: Rapid deterioration and death of 20 freshly weaned cattle from a mob of 400 within one week. Above: Acidotic rumen fluid and severely ulceration and sloughing of abomasum. Above: Timeline showing feeding regime,...
What plant is this? (7)

What plant is this? (7)

What plant is this? (7) Crotalaria dissitiflora (Grey rattlepod) An annual native plant that grows in rangelands in northern Australia. Part 2 'Poisonous plants a plenty'Selina Ossedryver delivers a powerhouse of information to the 2021 NABS Masterclass View the video...