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Equine

Covering all aspects of the health and welfare of horses, donkeys and others equines.

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Background: Equid herpesviruses (EHVs) are widespread in equine populations worldwide. While the infection with equine α-herpesviruses (EHV-1 and EHV-4) has been linked to several clinical outcomes, the pathogenic potential for equine γ-herpesviruses (EHV-2 and EHV-5) is still unclear. The...

Author(s)
Stasiak, K.; Dunowska, M.; Rola, J.
Publisher
BioMed Central Ltd
Publication
Virology Journal, 2018, 15, 106, pp (11 July 2018)
News Article

Most attempts to date to create an effective Rhodococcus equi vaccine have been unsuccessful. Researchers report in PLOS Pathogens that a new vaccine...

Date
September 2018
Event

12 - 16 November 2018 - Lorne, Victoria

Venue
Lorne, Victoria
Country
Australia
Contact
Sam Franklin
CAB ReviewFull Text

The modern veterinarian has, even though she or he has got a thorough ethology education, in many respects less practical knowledge of farm animal behaviour than a farmer's child 100 years ago. The book aims to complement and support this knowledge not only for veterinarians, but also for animal...

Date
August 2018
Subjects
animal behaviour; animal health; animal welfare; domestic animals; knowledge level; livestock; reviews; veterinarians; veterinary education; veterinary medicine; veterinary practice; veterinary profession
Author(s)
Ekesbo, I.
CABI Book Info
Cover for Are we pushing animals to their biological limits? Welfare and ethical implications.

This book contains 15 chapters on biological limits of domestic animals. Topics discuses are: use new genetic technologies and animal breeding methods carefully to avoid problems (introduction); domestication to Dolly and beyond (a brief history of animal modification); good for whom (differences...

Author(s)
Grandin, T.; Whiting, M.
ISBN
2018 CAB International (H ISBN 9781786390547)
AbstractFull Text

An effect of aging on cardiac morphology and function has been shown in humans. In horses, cardiac wall motion analysis using two-dimensional speckle tracking (2D-ST) has not yet been reported. Our study included 57 horses of different warmblood breeds between 3 and 30 years old. Age had a...

Author(s)
Gehlen, H.; Bildheim, L. M.
Publisher
Korean Society of Veterinary Science
Publication
Journal of Veterinary Science, 2018, 19, 5, pp 676-682
AbstractFull Text

The aim of this study was to assess whether horses are aware of and affected by emotional states of their stable-mates. Four mare-foal pairs and one gelding were subjected to two types of treatment: (I) - a stress caused by separation of the foal and the dam, or (II) - observing the reactions to...

Author(s)
Żelazna, R.; Jezierski, T.
Publisher
Polish Academy of Sciences, Institute of Genetics and Animal Breeding
Publication
Animal Science Papers and Reports, 2018, 36, 3, pp 333-338
AbstractFull Text

Bacteria are an important cause of horse's abortions and can lead to significant economic losses. The description of the different bacteria is brief, with summary data on morphology, ecology, pathogenicity factors and the presentation of cases/outbreaks notified by different authors. The involved...

Author(s)
Răpuntean, S.; Răpuntean, G.
Publisher
Multimedia Business Corporation
Publication
Romanian Journal of Veterinary Medicine & Pharmacology, 2018, 3, 11, pp 156-169
AbstractFull Text

Neonatal isoerythrolysis is a major cause of anemia in newborn foals. However, there are no documented data regarding the occurrence of neonatal isoerythrolysis in Arabian horses of Iran, which are mostly raised in Khouzestan province. Hence, this study was carried out to investigate the occurrence...

Author(s)
Jalali, S. M.; Razi-Jalali, M.; Ghadrdan-Mashhadi, A.; Motamed-Zargar, M.
Publisher
Ferdowsi University of Mashhad
Publication
Iranian Journal of Veterinary Science and Technology, 2018, 10, 1, pp 39-45
AbstractFull Text

The aim of this study was to compare between the laryngeal muscles and cavity in buffaloes, camels and donkeys. A total of 30 larynxes (10 larynxes from each species) were subjected to study. In the three species, the laryngeal muscles were similar to those of other domestic animals, but the...

Author(s)
Metwally, M. A.; Hussieni, H. B.; Kassab, A. A.; Eshrah, E. A.
Publisher
Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Assiut University
Publication
Journal of Advanced Veterinary Research, 2018, 8, 3, pp 32-37

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