Lamb ready for slaughter wit maggots

jd6110

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As above have a lamb going for slaughter on Tuesday biting around tail this morn. Will put him in now and clip wool back and remove them. What can I use on lamb so won't get them back again before Tuesday? Tia.
 

exmoor dave

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As above have a lamb going for slaughter on Tuesday biting around tail this morn. Will put him in now and clip wool back and remove them. What can I use on lamb so won't get them back again before Tuesday? Tia.


Clipping alone should be fine providing there's no damage though the skin.

If they have holed the skin then I'd be very vary of sending the lamb off on this occasion,
 

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