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An article published in Journal of Veterinary Behavior concludes that snakes should not be confined to enclosures less than the length of the animal...

Date
January 2019
Abstract

The red-billed quelea (Quelea quelea) is the most important avian pest of small grain crops in semi-arid zones of Africa. Fenthion, an organophosphate, is the main avicide used for controlling the pest but it is highly toxic to non-target organisms. The only readily available pesticide that could...

Author(s)
Cheke, R. A.; Sidatt, M. E.
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd
Publication
Crop Protection, 2019, 116, pp 15-23
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18 - 20 January 2019 - Southampton

Venue
Southampton
Country
United Kingdom
Contact
c/o Artis Zoo - Amsterdam
Contact Details
PO Box 20164, 1000 HD Amsterdam, Netherlands.
Tel
+31 20 520 0750
Fax
+31 20 520 0752
CABI Book Info
Cover for Animal welfare in a changing world.

This 273-paged book outlines a number of the key dilemmas in animal welfare for today's, and tomorrow's, world. The issues discussed range from the welfare of hunted animals, to debates around intensive farming versus sustainability, and the effects of climate and environmental change. It explores...

Author(s)
Butterworth, A.
ISBN
2018 CAB International (H ISBN 9781786392459)
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 aim of this study was to analyse the progress and current status of endangered autochthonous Spanish breeds exploring relationships between the main factors that determine the degree of endangered and the scientific and technical production related to the breed. The status of each breed was...

Author(s)
Perea, J.; Barba, C.; Luque, M.; González, A.; Angón, E.; García, A.
Publisher
Facultad de Ciencias Agrarias, Universidad Nacional de Cuyo
Publication
Revista de la Facultad de Ciencias Agrarias, Universidad Nacional de Cuyo, 2018, 50, 1, pp 171-184
AbstractFull Text

Avian polyomavirus (APV) primarily affects young birds and can cause mortality in a wide range of psittacine birds. This is the first study to detect the presence of APV in Malaysia. A total of 85 faecal samples were collected from symptom-free psittacines species from four different breeders in...

Author(s)
Zanon, Z.; Najihah, N.; Abu, J.; Mariatulqabtiah, A. R.
Publisher
Universiti Putra Malaysia Press
Publication
Pertanika Journal of Tropical Agricultural Science, 2018, 41, 2, pp 917-923
AbstractFull Text

Brucellosis is one of the world's major zoonoses that still are of veterinarian, public health and economic concern in many parts of the world. It is an important zoonosis in humans in many parts of the world especially in the Mediterranean countries of Europe, north and east Africa, the Middle...

Author(s)
Chandra Shekhar
Publisher
Hind Agri-Horticultural Society
Publication
Veterinary Science Research Journal, 2018, 9, 1/2, pp 37-44
AbstractFull Text

A five-year-old female African hedgehog (Atelerix albiventris) was referred for a one month growing oral mass. The hedgehog was quiet, alert and responsive, with a 1.00×1.50 cm ulcerated lesion on the mandible. The patient was staged with total body radiographs, hematological and biochemical...

Author(s)
Spugnini, E. P.; Lanza, A.; Sebasti, S.; Baldi, A.
Publisher
Urmia University, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine
Publication
Veterinary Research Forum, 2018, 9, 4, pp 379-381
AbstractFull Text

The leishmaniasis are a group of infectious diseases that affect humans, dogs, cats and wild animals worldwide. It is caused by protozoa of the genus Leishmania. The infection is transmitted by sandflies of the genus Phlebotomus in the Old World and Lutzomyia in the New World. The Canine Visceral...

Author(s)
Albuquerque, A. L. H. de; Langoni, H.
Publisher
Faculdade de Medicina Veterinária e Zootecnia, Universidade Estadual Paulista
Publication
Veterinária e Zootecnia, 2018, 25, 1, pp 132-141

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