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Table 2 The most frequently identified health issues identified by survey participants

From: Flock health survey of Irish Texel society breeders and larynx examination in Texel sheep

Respiratory disease 44.6%
Metabolic disease e.g. Twin lamb disease 43.1%
Mastitis 27.7%
Abortion 12.3%
Parasites 10.8%
Other 7.8%
Lamb diarrhoea 1.5%
  1. When other was selected as option the ailments listed included: lameness =2, orf = 1, none = 1, dystocia = 1