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Cattle and Sheep Parasitology


Date: 5 & 6 May 2021
Venue: SRUC Veterinary Services, Pentlands Science Park, Edinburgh EH26 0PZ

Course Summary

Refresh your knowledge with a review of the important endo- and ecto-parasitic diseases of cattle and sheep. Sessions will cover the epidemiology and control of parasitic gastroenteritis, lungworm, coccidiosis, liver fluke and sheep scab. The course will include discussion on changing disease patterns and highlight opportunities for monitoring and health planning. Information on new and emerging parasitic diseases will also be covered. Case based material will be used to discuss diagnostic testing options and interpretation of results which together with an update on new test developments will equip you to investigate problems.


This course may support those working towards their RCVS CertAVP. It is particularly applicable to:

  • B-PAP.2 Production animal practice
  • C-S.1 Diseases of adult sheep
  • C-S.3 Diseases of lamb & parasitic diseases
  • C-C.7 Youngstock rearing & infectious diseases


Course Times

The course starts at 10.00am on Day One and will finish around 4.00pm on Day Two.


  • Heather Stevenson BVMS DSHP MRCVS
  • Helen Carty BVM&S CertAVP (Cattle) MRCVS
  • Foteini Manolaraki DVM MSc PhD MRCVS
    SRUC Veterinary Services


Cattle & Sheep Parasitology

Price: £480.00 inc VAT (£400.00 net)

Early bird price of £480 available until 24th April 2021 (standard price - £530). Price includes refreshments and lunch, accommodation is not included.



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