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Gluteal injections

Oct 3, 2017 | Dry stock, Dry stock animal health & welfare

New research from Nottingham University Vet School has shown that 70% of injections given in the rump were too close to the sciatic nerve and risk causing sciatic damage, which can result in pain, lameness and even paralysis. The diagram above shows the correct area to place injections.

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