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Tilapia Lake Virus (TiLV) has now been confirmed in five countries on three continents: Colombia, Ecuador, Egypt, Israel and Thailand. While the...

Date
May 2017
Authors
M Djuric, DVM
AbstractFull Text

The present study investigated the effects of dietary prebiotic galactooligosaccharide [(GOS), 1%], probiotic (Pediococcus acidilactici) [7.57 log CFU g-1] and synbiotic (GOS + P. acidilactici) on antioxidant enzymes activity and disease resistance of rainbow trout (15.04±0.52 g). After 8 weeks...

Authors
Hoseinifar, S. H.; Hoseini, S. M.; Bagheri, D.
Publisher
National Research Institute of Animal Production
Publication
Annals of Animal Science, 2017, 17, 1, pp 217-227
CAB ReviewFull Text

The current fragmented framework of health governance for humans, animals and environment, together with the conventional linear approach to solving current health problems, is failing to meet today's health challenges and is proving unsustainable. Advances in healthcare depend increasingly on...

Date
May 2017
Subjects
animal health; biodiversity; domestic animals; ecosystems; environment; health care; legislation; regulations; sustainability
Authors
Queenan, K.; Garnier, J.; Nielsen, L. R.; Buttigieg, S.; Meneghi, D. de; Holmberg, M.; Zinsstag, J.; Rüegg, S.; Häsler, B.; Kock, R.
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The Sapelovirus genus, within the family Picornaviridae, consists of three species: Sapelovirus A (SV-A) formerly...

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Forming an end of life hospice/Pawspice service.

Date
March 2017
Authors
Villalobos, A. E.
Source
CAB Reviews 2016 11 031 1-4
CABI Book Info
Cover for Companion animal economics: the economic impact of companion animals in the UK. Research report.

The aim of this report is to raise awareness of the importance of research concerning the economic impact of companion animals on society. This report was inspired by the seminal Council for Science and Society (CSS) report Companion Animals in Society (1988), and updates and extends its evaluation...

Authors
Hall, S.; Dolling, L.; Bristow, K.; Fuller, T.; Mills, D.
ISBN
2017 CABI (H ISBN 9781786391728)
AbstractFull Text

The dry-cured necks and hams produced from the meat of Złotnicka Spotted (ZS) pigs and their crossbreds with Duroc and Polish Large White, were tested. The slaughter value of the fatteners was determined (lean meat content, backfat thickness, area of the loin cross-section). The water, fat, protein...

Authors
Janiszewski, P.; Grześkowiak, E.; Szulc, K.; Borzuta, K.; Lisiak, D.; Lisiak, B.
Publisher
National Research Institute of Animal Production
Publication
Annals of Animal Science, 2017, 17, 1, pp 281-292
AbstractFull Text

Cattle show a high sensitivity to changeability of microclimate conditions and heat stress that causes changes in the welfare and behaviour of cows. The presented study aimed at determining the relationship between the temperature humidity index (THI) value during the summer period and daily...

Authors
Angrecka, S.; Herbut, P.
Publisher
National Research Institute of Animal Production
Publication
Annals of Animal Science, 2017, 17, 1, pp 257-269
AbstractFull Text

The efficacy of humic acid (HA) as an aflatoxin (AF) binder in broiler chickens exposed to aflatoxin-contaminated feed from 1 to 42 days of age was assessed. A total of 200 birds were assigned to 20 pens, with 10 birds per pen. The following treatments (T) were applied: T1: basal diet (B); T2: B +...

Authors
Arafat, R. Y.; Khan, S. H.; Saima
Publisher
National Research Institute of Animal Production
Publication
Annals of Animal Science, 2017, 17, 1, pp 241-255
AbstractFull Text

The effects of two dietary supplemental energy sources on metabolic attributes, milk production and ovarian activity of ewes during early to mid-postpartum period were studied using thirty multiparous lactating ewes (Rahmani × Barki) weighing 43.10±1.22 kg and 3-6 years old. The ewes were assigned...

Authors
Hashem, N. M.; El-Zarkouny, S. Z.
Publisher
National Research Institute of Animal Production
Publication
Annals of Animal Science, 2017, 17, 1, pp 229-240
AbstractFull Text

The present study investigated the effects of dietary prebiotic galactooligosaccharide [(GOS), 1%], probiotic (Pediococcus acidilactici) [7.57 log CFU g-1] and synbiotic (GOS + P. acidilactici) on antioxidant enzymes activity and disease resistance of rainbow trout (15.04±0.52 g). After 8 weeks...

Authors
Hoseinifar, S. H.; Hoseini, S. M.; Bagheri, D.
Publisher
National Research Institute of Animal Production
Publication
Annals of Animal Science, 2017, 17, 1, pp 217-227

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