Tag Archives: selenium

White Muscle Disease

by: Dr. G.F. Kennedy I observe this disease primarily in our area as a Vitamin E deficiency. We are selenium sufficient. The following I took directly out of the Norman Gates, D.V.M. book “Sheep Disease Management” that we revised in 2000. … Continue reading

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BO-SE, MU-SE

by: Dr. G.F. Kennedy Come on folks, let’s try to make some sense of what is going on here. I received correspondence from a producer that, among other things, was giving one tenth of a cc of MU-SE at birth. … Continue reading

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Sheep Mineral

by: Dr. G.F. Kennedy How many lambs and rams have to die before we quit using sheep mineral? *There is no justification for feeding phosphorus to sheep. *Consumption of sheep mineral is controlled by salt and flavoring agents, not by … Continue reading

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