It's hard to think about when animals need to be euthanized. It’s harder when you’re the one doing it. Veterinarians are put in that position often. Think what would happen if a foreign animal disease were to hit.
Boehringer Ingelheim (BI) has started working with swine producers across the country to help implement Infection Chain™/Prevention Chain™ concept into their herds as a systematic approach to disease control.
Pigs from the central Alberta farm reporting the province’s first PED outbreak might be sent to market in the U.S., after local Canadian farmers voice concern about the disease contaminating slaughter sites.