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Livestock Services

VHC’s Livestock Service serves producers as primary care veterinarians as well as board-certified experts in medicine, surgery and production consultation services. Field service clinicians are available to make farm calls, and hospital clinicians are available for client animal care in-house for beef, dairy, swine, sheep, goats, and camelids. 
Call the VHC Large Animal desk at 785-532-5700 to schedule an appointment. 
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Renovations in Livestock Services

Due to current renovations, alternative receiving is slightly north of the current livestock entrance. Full service care for livestock patients will continue. 

March 1 – mid-July, 2020: Complete renovation of livestock receiving. During this time, we will continue use the alternative receiving area (north location); we will work to help with unloading / movement and holding while animals are at the VHC

For questions, please do not hesitate to contact us at 785-532-5700.  

Increase Effectiveness of Your Fly Control Products

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Dr. Dan Thomson addresses fly control methods on DocTalk.  

5 Facts You Should Know About Enzootic Bovine Leukosis in Cattle

There are very few causes for cancer in cattle. One of the most common is generalized cancer caused by a virus that can affect any breed, in any geographical location, called Enzootic Bovine Leukosis.

 

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Do you have questions about the VFD? We can help! Start here: What you need to know about the VFD
The most important step for a producer to take is to build a relationship with a veterinarian who can work with you to make sure your animals stay healthy.