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Post-Weaning Scours in Pigs

Written by Spencer Wayne DVM, Peter Davies DVM PhD, Jeff Bender DVM, MS

Special Thanks to reviewers from the University of Minnesota, National Pork Board, and the American Association of Swine Veterinarians


  1. Understand the process for diagnosing post-weaning diarrheal and neurologic diseases in pigs.
  2. Review different treatment options at the time of clinical diagnosis and after diagnostic confirmation.
  3. Understand how disease patterns and treatment success in swine production are affected by time and random variation.
  4. Review the concepts of the Veterinary Client Patient Relationship (VCPR) and the Animal Medicinal Drug Use Clarification Act (AMDUCA).




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