Handling of vaccines

  Minkvaccines has to be stored cold - do not freeze

    ABC för vaccinhantering

Wash hands and handle the vaccine hygienic
Let the vaccine reach room temperature before mixing/use
The vaccine has to be handled in the original bottle
- do not take of the stopper
Do not mix more bottles than can be used in an hour
Shake the vaccine carefully before use
Clean and disinfect the epuipment before use every day
Change the needle frequently - at disease outbreak for each cage
Do not vaccinate sick animals
Always use the prescribed dose - typically 1 ml
Deposit the vaccine carefully under the skin in the groin
Do not pull out the needle before the correct dose is injected.

 

Read more in our vaccination guide.