Module 11: Sheep & Goat Diseases & Health Certificates
Overview of sheep and goat industries and a review of eight diseases that impact the industry. Veterinarians should be aware of these conditions when inspecting animals prior to interstate or international movement. National Scrapie Eradication and Scrapie Flock Certification programs are reviewed highlighting the genetic components and identification requirements. Review properly completed health certificates for sheep and goats to help veterinarians avoid errors that can lead to delays or refusal of entry of client’s animals.