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Exotics, Zoo & Wild Animals

Covering all aspects of the health and welfare of exotic pets, zoo & wild animals.

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Introduction: Pteropine orthoreovirus (PRV) is an emerging zoonotic respiratory virus that has spilled over from bats to humans. Though initially found only in bats, further case studies have found viable virus in ill patients. Methodology: PubMed was queried with the keywords of Nelson Bay...

Authors
Tan YehFong; Teng CheongLieng; Chua KawBing; Voon, K.
Publisher
Open Learning on Enteric Pathogens (OLOEP)
Publication
Journal of Infection in Developing Countries, 2017, 11, 3, pp 215-219
News Article

Researchers at the University of São Paulo's Biomedical Science Institute (ICB-USP) in Brazil have discovered a new virus in a migratory bird...

Date
August 2017
CABI Book Info
Cover for Olfaction in animal behaviour and welfare.

This book contains 15 chapters that describe the physiological, behavioural and welfare parameters of smell and odour detection and processing in animals.

Authors
Nielsen, B. L.
ISBN
2017 CABI (H ISBN 9781786391599)
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.
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Foot and mouth disease (FMD) is a highly contagious viral infection in cloven hoofed domestic and wild animals and endemic in many countries of the world including Bangladesh. Clinical investigation was carried out to identify natural cases of FMD and characteristics signs of FMD like salivation,...

Authors
Islam, M. S.; Habib, M. A.; Saha, P. C.; Das, P. M.; Khan, M. A. H. N. A.
Publisher
SAARC Agricultural Information Centre (SAIC)
Publication
SAARC Journal of Agriculture, 2017, 15, 1, pp 33-42
AbstractFull Text

India is standing 6th in the list of 12 mega biodiversity country in the world. The physical status and general health of wild animals can be judged by evolution of their body condition, which can be done from a safe distance without disturbing the wild animals. The point scale methods was used in...

Authors
Abhay Sengar; Shrivastav, A. B.; Singh, K. P.; Amol Rokde
Publisher
MKK Publication
Publication
Environment and Ecology, 2017, 35, 3A, pp 1823-1825
AbstractFull Text

The objective of this study was to evaluate the influence of collard green stalks as environmental enrichment on the behavior of cockatiels (Nymphicus hollandicus) maintained in captivity. Sixteen birds were housed individually in cages and fed a commercial diet for parrots and seed mix, with water...

Authors
Carvalho, T. S. G.; Saad, C. E. P.; Alvarenga, R. R.; Ferreira, W. M.; Assis, V. D. L.; Pereira, V. M.; Scalon, J. D.; Silva, J. P.; Zangeronimo, M. G.
Publisher
FEPMVZ - Editora
Publication
Arquivo Brasileiro de Medicina Veterinária e Zootecnia, 2017, 69, 3, pp 718-724
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In order to improve the management and maintenance of the quality of life of captive wild birds, this study aimed to assess the food preferences of cockatiel chicks (Nymphicus hollandicus) kept in captivity. Thirty-two cockatiel chicks, three to 12 months of age, were kept in a galvanized,...

Authors
Naves, D. A. S.; Carvalho, T. S. G.; Zangeronimo, M. G.; Saad, C. E. P.; Scalon, J. D.
Publisher
FEPMVZ - Editora
Publication
Arquivo Brasileiro de Medicina Veterinária e Zootecnia, 2017, 69, 3, pp 683-686
AbstractFull Text

Breeding of venomous snakes in captivity is becoming increasingly widespread in the country, so clinical and management knowledge on these animals has become priority to increase survival of animals. Regarding venomous snakes, hematological data have been described in some studies; however, despite...

Authors
Kindlovits, L. M.; Temoche, L. F. C.; Machado, C.; Almosny, N. R. P.
Publisher
FEPMVZ - Editora
Publication
Arquivo Brasileiro de Medicina Veterinária e Zootecnia, 2017, 69, 3, pp 667-675

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