Vaccinating for Scours

By Ceanna Tannas, AHT What is it? Scour vaccines are available to help prevent the incidence, severity and duration of calf-hood scours; they are for use in healthy, pregnant cattle. Scour BosĀ® is one of the products available that contains both viral and bacterial antigens for the prevention of scours. Benefits Scours can be quite common on the farm and can mount significant economic loss from not only treatment costs, but also death loss and even performance loss. Vaccination for scours can help reduce some of these costs, when combined with a proper management strategy. When vaccinated with antigens, like the ones found in Scour BosĀ®,...