One of the most common problems in the development of wormer resistance in the agricultural industry is the inaccurate use of the licensed medicines used to treat parasites in cattle and sheep.
One of the most popular formulations of wormers for worming cattle are pour-on applications due to their ease of use. However, it is important to still use these products accurately. Merial have produced this tutorial video to show best practice when using pour on products on cattle.
Small Redworms (small strongyles) are the most common and harmful worms found in horses and whilst most
wormers are effective against adult worms the larvae can become “encysted” after tunneling into the gut wall.
The stages of small redworms are