Veterinary support


DeerPRO assists the veterinary industry in helping deer farmers control Johne's disease, in particular the Deer Special Interest Branch of the New Zealand Veterinary Association who are located nation wide and can be contacted via email at We also conduct training workshops periodically and on request for veterinarians and industry specialists on JD control and the use of DeerPRO's venison productivity information. 

We support veterinarians to offer a mix of local animal health expertise and the latest science based control methods to create tailor-made on-farm JD Risk Management Plans as part of a wider herd health programme.

If you are a veterinarian or deer specialist and interested in participating in the next workshop please email a registration request to

The location of the JCN members is outlined on the map below and their clinics and contact numbers are also listed.