Zinc 2 go - Liquid Zinc Sulphate hepta
A ready to use zinc solution containing 500 grams Zinc Sulphate Heptahydrate per litre suitable for use in sheep to help treat and prevent footrot and lumpy wool.
Footrot or scald of the claw can be prevented by standing animals in a solution of zinc sulphate which will kill the organisms associated with footrot and harden the claw help to prevent further problems.
Lumpy wool is an infectious disease of the skin that can be transmitted between animals when they are in damp and crowded conditions. Spraying with a zinc sulphate solution when they have been shorn can help to prevent the transmission of the disease and reduce the seriousness of the infection.
Note: This product contains sorbitol and is not suitable for lamas or alpacas.
Zinc Sulphate Heptahydrate, 500grams per litre
1ml of Zinc 2 go will provide 175mg elemental Zinc
Use as directed by your veterinarian or suggested regimes are as follows:
Footrot / Scald:
Make a 10% solution by adding 2 litres of Zinc 2 go to 10 litres of water.
Stand animals in the solution for at least 5 minutes.
Make a 0.75% solution by adding 1.5 litres of Zinc 2 go to 100 litres of water. Spray or dip animals up to 8 weeks after shearing.
Make a 1.5% solution by adding 3 litres of Zinc 2 go to 100 litres of water. Spray or dip animals immediately after shearing.
May be harmful if swallowed. May cause skin and eye irritation, avoid contact with contents.
If contact occurs, flush with running water.
Store in a cool dry place out of direct sunlight. Keep out of reach of children. Replace cap when not in use.