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Terminal Protocols


Replacement Female Health Protocols

2018 Integrity Beef Replacement Female Health Protocol

All females must adhere to the following list of minimum vaccinations to be eligible for certification in the program. All females must be owned at least 90 days prior to breeding. All females must have a negative PI-BVDV status and must be DNA sampled and results are to be submitted to Integrity Beef Alliance prior to sale of female.


Weaning (if applicable)

Protocol Further Instruction Recommended Products
Brucellosis/Bangs Documented with USDA compliant ear tags Contact local Veterinarian
Blackleg Vaccine Follow-up with booster Ultrachoice® 7 or 8, Vision® 7 or 8, Calvary® 9 Or any variation of these products
Viral Respiratory Complex (IBR, PI₃, BRSD, BVD type 1 & 2) Follow-up with booster Vista®, BoviShield Gold FP 5®, Pyramid 5®
Shipping Fever Vaccination _____ Presponse®, Once® PMH SQ, Once® SQ, Pulmo-Guard® PHM-1, Nuplura® PH, One Shot®
Deworm Rotate chemical class Name Brands Only: Ivomec®, Eprinex®, Cydectin®, Dectomax®, LongRange®, Valbazen®, Safe-guard® (no generic products allowed)

Prebreeding (30-60 days prior)

Protocol Further Instruction Recommended Products
Leptospirosis + Vibriosis Vaccination Breeding venereal diseases Any
Viral Respiratory Complex (IBR, PI₃, BRSD, BVD type 1 & 2) Follow-up with booster BoviShield Gold FP 5®, Pyramid 5®, Vista®
Deworm Rotate chemical class Name Brands Only: Ivomec®, Eprinex®, Cydectin®, Dectomax®, LongRange®, Valbazen®, Safe-guard® (no generic products allowed)

Presale (within maximum of 60 days of sell of female unless otherwise noted below)

Protocol Further Instruction Recommended Products
Pregnancy Test Within a week of delivery of female to buyer Blood sample (preferred), ultrasound, manual palpation. Supply copy of results to buyer.
Vaccinate Blackleg, Respiratory, Vibriosis, Leptospirosis, Viral Respiratory Complex (IBR, PI₃, BRSD, BVD type 1 & 2) If interval since last vaccination is greater than 6 months; use products from lists above.
Deworm Rotate chemical class If interval since last vaccination is greater than 6 months; use products from lists above.

* Artificially inseminated (AI) females only: blood test for AI pregnancy determination must be performed 30 ± 2 days post AI to confirm conception to AI sire. Blood tests results must be supplied to buyer.

* Growth implants are NOT allowed to be administered to heifers at or after weaning.