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Six major outbreaks of highly pathogenic avian influenza (HPAI) occurred from 2003 to 2016 in Korea. Epidemiological investigations of each outbreak revealed that migratory birds were the primary source of the HPAI virus. During the last five years, the geographic transmission pattern of domestic...

Authors
Lee GyoungJu; Pak SonIl
Publisher
Korean Society of Veterinary Clinics
Publication
Journal of Veterinary Clinics, 2017, 34, 2, pp 146-151
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Results of a five-year study in 20 countries on three continents have found that bats harbour a large diversity of coronaviruses (CoV). Findings from...

Date
June 2017
CAB ReviewFull Text

Common carp is a widespread freshwater fish inhabiting lower and mid streams of rivers and shallow confined waters in Eurasia. Carp aquaculture in shallow, man-made ponds has a long history and now common carp is the most widely cultured freshwater fish species in the world. In many regions, carp...

Date
December 2016
Subjects
animal breeding; aquatic animals; aquatic organisms; clinical aspects; control programmes; disease control; disease distribution; disease prevalence; disease prevention; disease resistance; disinfection; economic impact; epidemiology; fish culture; fish ponds; freshwater fishes; international trade; koi herpesvirus disease; lines; losses; morbidity; mortality; outbreaks; regulations; stocking density; trade in animals; vaccination; vaccine development; vaccines; viral diseases; wild animals
Authors
Steinhagen, D.; Jung-Schroers, V.; Adamek, M.
CABI Book Info
Cover for Mason's world encyclopedia of livestock breeds and breeding. Volume 1 and Volume 2.

This work contains chapters that describe the history, distribution, domestication, physical characteristics, physiology, breeding, uses and conservation of domestic and wild animals that have been used as livestock. The first volume includes asses, camelids, cattle, goats, horses and pigs. The...

Authors
Porter, V.; Alderson, L.; Hall, S. J. G.; Sponenberg, D. P.
ISBN
2016 CABI (H ISBN 9781845934668)
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Background: Infectious keratoconjunctivitis (IKC) is a transmissible disease in semi-domesticated Eurasian reindeer (Rangifer tarandus tarandus). It is regarded as multifactorial and a single causative pathogen has not yet been identified. From clinical outbreaks we have previously identified...

Authors
Tryland, M.; Romano, J. S.; Marcin, N.; Nymo, I. H.; Josefsen, T. D.; Sørensen, K. K.; Mørk, T.
Publisher
BioMed Central Ltd
Publication
Acta Veterinaria Scandinavica, 2017, 59, 23, pp (24 April 2017)
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Background: Outdoor production of poultry is rapidly increasing, which could be associated with increased risks for exposure to different environmental sources of Salmonella. We report a comparison on the occurrence of Salmonella during 2007-2015 in broilers and laying hens in outdoor and indoor...

Authors
Wierup, M.; Wahlström, H.; Lahti, E.; Eriksson, H.; Jansson, D. S.; Odelros, Ǻ.; Ernholm, L.
Publisher
BioMed Central Ltd
Publication
Acta Veterinaria Scandinavica, 2017, 59, 13, pp (21 February 2017)
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Bovine tuberculosis (bTB) is a chronic infectious disease that affects both domestic animals and wildlife. Veterinary epidemiology studies evaluate bTB using geographic information systems (GIS), which can characterise the spatial and temporal distribution of diseases and identify the geographic...

Authors
Bastida, A. Z.; Tellez, M. H.; Montes, L. P. B.; Paniagua, J. N. J.; Benítes, M. E. J.; Barrera, G. E. M.; Ramírez-Durán, N.
Publisher
Istituto Zooprofilattico Sperimentale dell'Abruzzo e del Molise 'G. Caporale'
Publication
Veterinaria Italiana, 2017, 53, 1, pp 39-46
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This research was done to investigate the existence and the type of parasitic worms from feces of tiger (Panthera tigris) at Serulingmas Zoological Garden (TRMS) at Banjarnegara, Central Java, Bandung Zoological Garden (KBB), and Indonesia Safari Park Bogor (TSI). Total of 35 tigers feces samples...

Authors
Tiuria, R.; Pratiwi, U.; Tumbelaka, L. I. T. A.
Publisher
Redaksi Jurnal Veteriner
Publication
Jurnal Veteriner, 2017, 18, 1, pp 1-10
AbstractFull Text

In Pakistan, avian influenza surveillance has been both active and passive. Here, we present the results of a survey effort focusing solely on the live bird markets and wild bird species from different zoos and national parks to understand the impact of live bird markets on the spread of highly...

Authors
Zahida Fatima; Khan, M. A.; Mansur-ud-Din Ahmad; Khushi Muhammad; Khwaja, K. N.; Amjad Khan; Zubair Anwar; Abdul Ahad; Altaf Mahmood
Publisher
Faculty of Veterinary Science, University of Agriculture
Publication
Pakistan Veterinary Journal, 2017, 37, 2, pp 185-189

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