Copasure® COWP and untreated animals and liver copper levels were higher in Copasure® COWP treated animals, but within normal limits. The conclusion was that multiple ...
COWP (Copasure®; Animax Veterinary Technology) was administered to weaned Dorper-sired lambs in Booneville, Arkansas, that were 90 days of age every six weeks for
Copper boluses (Copasure©) are available for use for copper deﬁ ciency in cattle. These boluses can be repackaged into doses suitable for growing sheep and
commerciallyavailablein25gboluses(Copasure;Animax Veterinary Technology, UK) that can be repacked into 2g gel capsules for sheep and goats. The capsule is adminis
89 empty bolus or 4 g COWP (Copasure; Animax Veterinary Technology, UK; n = 90 11/treatment). Gelatin capsules (Size #13, Torpac Inc., Fairfield, NJ) were administered
tered on the farm using Copasure, a copper bolus marketed for copper deficiency in cattle. These boluses can be repackaged
Copasure boluses can be obtained from your v eterinarian or veterinary supply firm. J. R. Dunbar is UC Cooperative Extension Livestock Nufritionisf, J. G. Morris is Profes-
Copasure is available as a 12.5- or 25-g gelatin capsule for treatment of Cu deﬁciency in cattle. Repackaged gelatin capsules (size 13, Torpac Inc., Fairﬁeld, NJ)
9 + type II BVD, in the fall all cows are given Copasure boluses and every 3 years are given selenium boluses. When copper deficiency is apparent they are boosted with ...
Another method to supplement copper is the copper oxide bolus (Copasure®) which is given orally and usually provides supplementation for 10-12 months.