Bovela Vaccine (Boehringer)

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Whilst every effort is taken to ensure the accuracy and completeness of the information provided, your specific circumstances must be discussed before advice can be given.

  • Launched by Boehringer during 2015
  • The only vaccine to protect against Type 2 as well as Type 1 BVD. Farmers buying-in from Europe are at a real risk of buying in Type 2 disease a severe form often resulting in death.
  • One-jab starter-course: easier to do
  • Immunity effective within 3 weeks of vaccination
  • Gives benefits of a live vaccine without the risks: i.e. a complete and long-lasting immune response providing 100% foetal protection against BVD infection without any risk whatsoever of the calf becoming a PI.
  • Licensed to provide protection for 12 months, therefore only an annual booster is required.