Bovi-Shield GOLD 5 from Zoetis is for the vaccination of healthy cattle as an aid in preventing infectious bovine rhinotracheitis caused by infectious bovine rhinotracheitis (IBR) virus, bovine viral diarrhea caused by bovine viral diarrhea (BVD) virus Types 1 and 2, and disease caused by parainfluenza3 (PI3) virus and bovine respiratory syncytial virus (BRSV).
May be administered to pregnant cattle provided they were vaccinated according to label directions. May also be administered to calves nursing pregnant cows provided their dams were vaccinated according to label directions in the last 12 months.
General Directions: Vaccination of healthy cattle is recommended. Aseptically rehydrate the freeze-dried vaccine with the sterile diluent provided, shake well, and administer 2 mL subcutaneously or intramuscularly. In accordance with Beef Quality Assurance guidelines, this product should be administered SC or IM in the neck region.
Primary Vaccination: Administer a single 2-mL dose to healthy cattle.
Revaccination: Annual revaccination with a single dose is recommended.
Good animal husbandry and herd health management practices should be employed.
Precautions: Do Not Use In Pregnant Cows (abortions Can Result) Unless They Were Vaccinated, According To Label Directions, With Any Bovi-shield Gold Fp Pregguard Gold Fp Vaccine Within The Past 12 Months. Do Not Use In Calves Nursing Pregnant Cows Unless Their Dams Were Vaccinated Within The Past 12 Months As Described Above.To Help Ensure Safety In Pregnant Cattle, Heifers Must Receive At Least 2 Doses Of Any Bovi-shield Gold Fp Or Pregguard Gold Fp Product With The Second Dose Administered Approximately 30 Days Prebreeding.
Do not vaccinate within 21 days before slaughter