Vaccinate does during last month of pregnancy for Clostridium perfringens type C and D and C.tetani, also referred to as a CD & T vaccine shot.
Immunize kids from immunized dams at 1-2 months of age for Clostridium perfringens type C and D and C.tetani; repeat immunization in 3-4 weeks.
Immunize kids from non-immunized dams at 1-2 weeks of age for Clostridium perfringens type C and D and C.tetani; repeat immunization twice at 3-4 week intervals.
Bucks and Yearlings
Immunized bucks and yearlings at the same time pregnant does are vaccinated, with emphasis on Clostridium species.
In endemic areas, vaccines for rabies and leptospirosis may be of value.
Vaccinate breeding does for Chlamydia and Campylobacter before breeding and repeat in mid-gestation.
Source: Pugh, D.G. Sheep and Goat Medicine. Saunders, Philadelphia, 2002