Invasive Species Compendium

Detailed coverage of invasive species threatening livelihoods and the environment worldwide

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Veterinary treatment of sheep and goats.

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Sheep and goats are farmed worldwide for meat, milk, skins and wool. This diverse range of uses means that many people rely on these animals as a source of income, food and warm clothing, though they can also be kept as pets. With an accessible structure designed for use in the field, this book provides a general veterinary guide to treating common conditions in these animals. It addresses veterin...

Chapter 7 (Page no: 94)

Vaccines.

A review on the different viral, bacterial, and parasite infections in sheep and goats was discussed emphasizing the factors to consider in choosing the type of vaccine to be given in cases of preventing or controlling a significantly important disease.

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Chapter: 1 (Page no: 1) Breeds. Author(s): Duncanson, G. R.
Chapter: 2 (Page no: 53) Behaviour and restraint. Author(s): Duncanson, G. R.
Chapter: 3 (Page no: 60) Vital signs and sample taking. Author(s): Duncanson, G. R.
Chapter: 4 (Page no: 66) Simple diagnostic tests. Author(s): Duncanson, G. R.
Chapter: 5 (Page no: 71) Veterinary equipment. Author(s): Duncanson, G. R.
Chapter: 6 (Page no: 76) Veterinary medicines. Author(s): Duncanson, G. R.
Chapter: 8 (Page no: 103) Sedation, anaesthesia, surgical conditions and euthanasia. Author(s): Duncanson, G. R.
Chapter: 9 (Page no: 117) Nutrition and metabolic conditions. Author(s): Duncanson, G. R.
Chapter: 10 (Page no: 127) Gastroenteric system. Author(s): Duncanson, G. R.
Chapter: 11 (Page no: 153) Respiratory and circulatory system. Author(s): Duncanson, G. R.
Chapter: 12 (Page no: 165) Urinary system. Author(s): Duncanson, G. R.
Chapter: 13 (Page no: 170) Reproductive system. Author(s): Duncanson, G. R.
Chapter: 14 (Page no: 204) Neurological system. Author(s): Duncanson, G. R.
Chapter: 15 (Page no: 221) Locomotory system. Author(s): Duncanson, G. R.
Chapter: 16 (Page no: 229) Skin conditions. Author(s): Duncanson, G. R.
Chapter: 17 (Page no: 252) Poisons. Author(s): Duncanson, G. R.
Chapter: 18 (Page no: 266) Sudden death and post-mortem techniques. Author(s): Duncanson, G. R.
Chapter: 19 (Page no: 274) Zoonotic diseases. Author(s): Duncanson, G. R.
Chapter: 20 (Page no: 286) Herd and flock health plans. Author(s): Duncanson, G. R.