Issue 51 - Johne’s Disease vaccination of cattle
Veterinary practitioners are reminded of the requirements regarding Johne’s disease vaccination of cattle.
- In NSW, Silirum® Vaccine can only be supplied on the authority of the NSW Chief Veterinary Officer to approved people or their approved veterinarian.
- All animals vaccinated with Silirum® Vaccine MUST be positively identified as Silirum® vaccinated animals by application of a 3 hole punch preferably administered in the right ear.
- The person administering the vaccine MUST inform the National Livestock Information System (NLIS) database of animals which have been vaccinated.
- To apply for an authority to vaccinate, go to the NSW DPI web site