Our Farming Community
Riada Veterinary Clinic was originally established to provide a service to the farming community of North Antrim. The farm animal side of the business remains very important to us. Quality and speed of service have always been our priority. We pride ourselves in delivering excellent service to all livestock under our care.
Summary of Services
Dairy Herd Fertility
We have adopted a progressive approach using a range of investigative techniques. Determining the cause of health and production problems on your farms and developing strategies to resolve any problems identified, while using the most up to date laboratory tests to help diagnose problems.
Riada Vet Clinic continues to invest in technology to improve the service to our farm clients. We use data from our clients milk recordings to keep an eye on performance, and advise if any management changes are required, liaising with your nutritionists were needed.
Our vets keep up to date with all the latest treatments and surgical procedures to ensure the best outcomes for your business. We continue to evolve the service we offer to reflect the changing face of the agriculture industry.
We regularly run farmer meetings either on a client farm or venue based, during which, we encourage informal learning and discussion. These meetings are often done with the help and support of the local reps of the pharmaceutical companies and renowned external speakers.
In-house Mastitis sample culture testing— Turnaournd time for results are much quicker, usually 24/48 hours. We can measure faecal egg count in sheep and cows to diagnose the presence of worm infection and to help determine the best time to treat and avoid over treating.
We have recently purchased Vetimpress software, a powerful online software programme which will allow us to provide you with an even better service through analysis of a much greater range of data.