Lice Treatment for Breeding Ewes and their Lambs

Introduction

Treatment of ewes about to lamb or with lambs at foot makes eradication more difficult.

This section is only for use after you have decided to treat breeding ewes. It suggests the type of treatment for the ewes and considers whether their lambs may also require treatment.

Click on the Start button below to begin, then use the Next button to proceed through the stages. Should you wish to change any options chosen in previous stages then use the Back button to step backwards and modify your selections.

Treatment After Shearing

Will the ewes be treated within 6 weeks after shearing?



Breeding ewes to be treated in long wool

How long will it be before the ewes are shorn?




Breeding ewes to be treated in long wool

What is the breeding stage of these ewes?




Breeding ewes to be treated in long wool

When will the lambs be shorn?





Breeding ewes to be treated in short wool

When will the ewes be shorn and treated?





Breeding ewes to be treated in short wool

Can the ewes be dipped?



Breeding ewes to be treated in short wool

When will the lambs be shorn?






Breeding ewes to be treated in short wool

Lambs shorn at weaning




  

Lambs not shorn until after weaning