Keeping an eye on facial eczema?

We’ve received stacks of fabulous feedback about our facial eczema lab-portal: easy to set-up, simple to use, graphs and tabulated results provided, clear data – so thank you if you’ve let us know about your experiences. With our online Lab-portal, you can submit your local spore counts to our national database.  FE data is displayed […]

Summer’s here, is facial eczema?

Summer is upon us and it is never too early to ensure plans are in place to protect the herd. To be effective, preventative measures need to be in place before Pithomyces chartarum spores are found. We offer diagnostic testing to assist with monitoring facial eczema (FE) risk, minimising the incidence of disease, checking your […]

Facial eczema season approaching

For every clinical case of facial eczema you see, there will be at least ten sub-clinically affected animals. Infected stock will fail to thrive, have reduced milk production, poor fertility, lose weight and possibly die. Summer is just around the corner and it is never too early to ensure plans are in place to protect […]

Facial eczema portal update

We’ve had an outstanding response to our new online portal for your local facial eczema spore counts—thank you to everyone who contributes.  So if you’re using it, spread the word, and if you’re not, what are you waiting for? You can submit your spore counts online, and see results in real-time.  If you’re only interested […]

Real-time facial eczema reports

Our new facial eczema online portal was rolled out in December and it’s been a huge success! This exciting new online tool makes submitting, saving, and tracking your facial eczema spore counts a breeze over the summer months. Filling out forms and emailing is so last year, simply enter your data directly into our portal […]

*NEW* Facial eczema lab portal

… save & track your spore counts online! We’re very excited to introduce you to Gribbles Veterinary’s new lab-portal! This exciting new online tool will make submitting, saving, and tracking your facial eczema spore counts a breeze over the summer months. The lab-portal gives you direct online access to the facial eczema spore count data […]

FE report 30 April

Thanks everyone for sending in the spore counts. Here is the report for this week. Please note, this will be the last report for the 2020 season. Thank you all for your contributions.

FE report – April 16

Fewer counts received again this week which is to be expected with COVID-19 lock-down preparations taking up a lot of of everyone’s time, not to mention being in lock-down itself. But reporting has gone ahead with the counts we have received. The graph on page 1 of the report may have skewed results due to […]

FE report – 9 April

Fewer counts received again this week which is to be expected with COVID-19 lock-down preparations taking up a lot of of everyone’s time, not to mention being in lock-down itself. But reporting has gone ahead with the counts we have received. The graph on page 1 of the report may have skewed results due to […]

Week 8 FE report

Here is a link to the facial eczema report for: Week:  8Date:   5 March 2020 Note: Zero counts will not register on the regional graphs, but have been included in the overall data. Thank you very much to everyone who submitted spore counts for this report.  All weekly reports can also be found on our website […]