The 5 most common diseases of sheep and treatments

The 5 most common diseases of sheep and treatments

1. Wasting disease

Main features: the sheep is thinner and thinner every day, and how to eat or thin, give it some good feed also do not see long darts some people may think this phenomenon is normal, there are always some sheep grow thinner, in fact, it is not, it’s a disease, too. That needs to be treated.

TREATMENT: anti-peristalsis 20 ml/kg body weight, calcium tablets 0.4 tablets/kg body weight, cod liver oil 0.4 tablets/kg body weight, Multivitamin B 0.4 tablets/kg body weight, once a day for 5 days. At the same time, we should strengthen the feeding management, properly increase the amount of fine feed, and provide adequate clean drinking water.

2. Colds

Main features: Sheep cold often occurs in the early spring and early autumn season of changeable weather, sheep cold will appear high body temperature, listless all day, do not like to eat, no appetite. 

TREATMENT: Penicillin 40,000 international units/kg BW, Antongding 0.4 ml/kg BW subcutaneous injection twice daily for 3 days.

3. Diarrhea

Main features: Diarrhea is the most common disease of sheep, diarrhea is divided into water-like diarrhea and diarrhea two, there are many reasons for the occurrence of disease. Things like clean food, or the wrong mix of feed and so on

TREATMENT: Watery diarrhea, PRESCRIPTION 1: Silicon Carbon Silver 0.4 tablets/kg body weight, Sulfonamidine 0.4 tablets/kg body weight, 2 times a day for 2 days. Prescription 2: Gentamicin 16,000 IU kg, injected subcutaneously, twice a day for 3 days. Diarrhea and diarrhea, Prescription 1: Sulfanilamide 0.4 tablets/kg BW, twice a day for 2 days. Prescription 2: Gentamicin 16,000 IU KG BW twice daily for 2 days.

4. Bad Mouth

Main features: the disease is caused by the macromolecule virus an infectious disease, the disease spread quickly, winter and spring season is more common, and in the long-distance transportation process especially easy to get this disease, usually is the oral cavity disease, this kind of saying is serious, it’s not serious. The mortality rate is extremely low, but it’s very dangerous because it can spread to other sheep.

TREATMENT: Bingpeng powder coated with the affected area, 1 day 2 times, 2-3 days can be cured.

5. Pneumonia

Main features: runny nose, cough, and high body.

Temperature, above normal body temperature. TREATMENT: Prescription 1: Streptomycin 80,000 IU/KG BW, penicillin 80,000 IU/KG BW, Antongding 0.4 ml/kg BW, subcutaneous injection. Prescription 2: KANAMYCINS 60,000 international units per kilogram of body weight, 0.2 millilitres per kilogram of body weight, intrapulmonally injected with a 16-gauge human needle between 7 and 9 intercostal spaces.

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