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A study in PLOS Neglected Tropical Diseases reports that 62% of the armadillos in the western part of Pará state in the Brazilian Amazon are...

Date
July 2018
Abstract

Individual differences in contact rate can arise from host, group and landscape heterogeneity and can result in different patterns of spatial spread for diseases in wildlife populations with concomitant implications for disease control in wildlife of conservation concern, livestock and humans....

Author(s)
White, L. A.; Forester, J. D.; Craft, M. E.
Publisher
Wiley
Publication
Journal of Animal Ecology, 2018, 87, 3, pp 559-580
CABI Book Info
Cover for Tourism and animal welfare.

This book addresses the issue of animal welfare within the tourism experience. Part I of the book provides a conceptual and historical foundation upon which to analyse animal welfare and the position of animals in tourism, and how these two issues intersect. Part II consists of 14 opinion pieces...

Author(s)
Carr, N.; Broom, D. M.
ISBN
2018 CAB International (H ISBN 9781786391858)
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1 - 4 August 2018 - Milwaukee, AL

Venue
Milwaukee, AL
Country
USA
Contact
Tara Beasley - Director of Meetings & Events
Contact Details
761 Tiger Oak Drive, Pike Road, AL 36064, USA.
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+1 334 395 4666
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
Author(s)
Steinhagen, D.; Jung-Schroers, V.; Adamek, M.
AbstractFull Text

The purpose of the study was to analyze a part of the nucleotide sequences of ystB gene Y. enterocolitica strains isolated from wild animals. The material for the study consists of 30 Y. enterocolitica biotype 1A strains obtained from different wild animal species and belonging to different...

Author(s)
Pieczywek, M.; Bancerz-Kisiel, A.; Szczerba-Turek, A.; Szweda, W.
Publisher
Polish Academy of Sciences, Committee of Veterinary Sciences
Publication
Polish Journal of Veterinary Sciences, 2018, 21, 2, pp 397-399
AbstractFull Text

The objective of the study was to radiologically describe the osteology of the Goeldi's marmoset (Callimico goeldii). Five individuals reared in captivity, in apparently good health, of the Huachipa Zoological Park (Lima, Peru) were used. They underwent a previous clinical examination to verify the...

Author(s)
Grandez R., R.; Rodríguez D., P.; Hermoza G., C.
Publisher
Universidad Nacional Mayor de San Marcos
Publication
Revista de Investigaciones Veterinarias del Perú (RIVEP), 2018, 29, 2, pp 449-461
AbstractFull Text

The maintenance of wild animals in captivity can be a source for transmission of infectious and zoonotic diseases. In February 2016, blue-fronted amazon parrots that were kept at the Centro de Reabilitação de Animais Silvestres (CRAS) of Campo Grande - MS died suddenly. The specimens were sent to...

Author(s)
Souza, M. L.; Azuaga, L. B. S.; Netto, C. R. M. C.; Gomes, D. C.; Ramos, C. A. N.; Leal, C. R. B.
Publisher
FEPMVZ - Editora
Publication
Arquivo Brasileiro de Medicina Veterinária e Zootecnia, 2018, 70, 2, pp 637-640
AbstractFull Text

The objective of this study was to investigate the occurrence of antibodies against Toxoplasma gondii in carcarás (Caracara plancus) captured in the Recife/Guararapes Gilberto Freyre International Airport, in the State of Pernambuco, Brazil. 115 samples of blood sera were tested by the Modified...

Author(s)
Silva, L. T. R.; Silva, J. S. A.; Lima, D. C. V.; Rolim, V. P. M.; Marvulo, M. F. V.; Silva, J. C. R.; Mota, R. A.; Oliveira, A. A. F.
Publisher
FEPMVZ - Editora
Publication
Arquivo Brasileiro de Medicina Veterinária e Zootecnia, 2018, 70, 2, pp 505-510
AbstractFull Text

In order to further clarify the anatomy of deer, we aim to describe the morphology of the liver of a specimen of deer Mazama gouazoubira. The same was evaluated in the Laboratory of Veterinary Anatomy of the Universidade Regional do Noroeste do Estado do Rio Grande do Sul (UNIJUI), which presented...

Author(s)
Ulsenheimer, B. C.; Marques, E. dos S.; Cabeleira, O. M.; Serafini, G. M. C.; Teichmann, C. E.
Publisher
Pubvet
Publication
PUBVET, 2018, 12, 5, pp 1-4

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