Goat Services

Goat Herd Health and Consultancy

Tarn Farm Vets, as part of Paragon Veterinary Group, are able to offer goat herd (dairy / meat / smallholder) consultancy to farms nationally. 

Our lead vet, Ben Dustan is the current Honorary Secretary of the Goat Veterinary Society (GVS), a specialist division of the British Veterinary Association and is available for remote and on-farm consultancy, expert witness work and knowledge transfer / lecturing throughout the UK and overseas.

More details about goats and herd health planning from Ben can be found here

COMING SOON - Advanced Goat Fertility Work including Artificial Insemination and Embryo Transfer

Herd Health Plans
  • Bespoke
  • Dairy and Meat Goats
  • Smallholder Herds
  • Red Tractor Compliant
  • Troubleshooting or Farm Review
  • Medicines Advice
Specific Services
  • Disbudding
  • Infectious Disease Control
  • Johnes Control Plan (MGA/GVS)
  • Internal Parasite Control Advice
  • (inc worm egg counts and treatment options)


J39 Green Farm Business Park

Our Tarn Farm Vet centre is located in the lovely village of Shap, between Penrith and Kendal. Serving the local community and surrounding areas, the practice has recently 
been refurbished.

  • A spacious centre with easy access
  • Large client car park
  • Secure medicine collection