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The study assessed the association between environmental characteristics obtained by remote sensing and prevalence of canine visceral leishmaniasis (CVL) in the neighborhood of Jacaré, an area with recent introduction of the disease in the municipality (county) of Niterói, Rio de Janeiro State,...

Abrantes, T. R.; Werneck, G. L.; Almeida, A. S. de; Figueiredo, F. B.
Escola Nacional de Saúde Pública
Cadernos de Saúde Pública, 2018, 34, 1, pp e00021117
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Cover for Animal welfare.

This third edition of "Animal Welfare" has 407 pages and is divided into five parts. Part I, Issues, introduces the background and philosophy of the subject. Part II covers problems for animal welfare, starting in chapter 3 with the animal's interactions with its environment. The following four...

Appleby, M. C.; Olsson, I. A. S.; Galindo, F.
2018 CAB International (H ISBN 9781786390202)
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Researchers at the University of Illinois have published a study in Scientific Reports that could help explain the movement of chronic wasting...

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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...

December 2016
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
Steinhagen, D.; Jung-Schroers, V.; Adamek, M.
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The present work was carried out in the period between "March 2015 to December 2016" the total number of examined horses was 354 horses, 92 horses had dental affections including 52 Equestrian horses, 34 Riding horses, 6 Funeral dragging horses. These horses were of both sexes and their ages were...

Kassem, M. M.; Korittum, A. S.; Raslan, A. S.
Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Alexandria University
Alexandria Journal of Veterinary Sciences, 2018, 56, 1, pp 117-126
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The present study has provided some novel findings on the structure of the olfactory bulb in the African grasscutter, by basic neuro-anatomical technique and immunohistochemical technique, using antibody specific to brain-derived neurotrophic factor. Brain samples extracted from neonates on...

Ibe, C. S.; Ikpegbu, E.; Nlebedum, U. C.
Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Alexandria University
Alexandria Journal of Veterinary Sciences, 2018, 56, 1, pp 1-10
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This study aimed to examine the structure of the buzzard's (Buteo buteo) small intestine and liver, and the localization of catalase in those organs. Crossman's modified triple stain and Periodic Acid Schiff (PAS) stain were applied to the samples for histological examination. To detect catalase...

Tașçi, S. K.; Deprem, T.; Bİngöl, S. A.; Akbulut, Y.
Kafkas Üniversitesi, Veteriner Fakültesi Dergisi
Kafkas Üniversitesi Veteriner Fakültesi Dergisi, 2018, 24, 1, pp 69-74
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The Cebus is a species protected by law, which contributes to the maintenance of forest ecosystems, presenting a social behavior similar to humans. The brain area topography of Cebus is described in this paper, with the purpose of observing and describing the organization of the sulcus and lobes in...

Ladd, F. V. L.; Ladd, A. A. B. L.; Silva, R. A. da; Ferreira, J. R.
Arquivos de Ciencias da Saude da UNIPAR
Arquivos de Ciências da Saúde da UNIPAR, 2017, 21, 2, pp 79-84
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Objective of research. The purpose of the research - monitoring the parasitic situation in the specially protected natural areas to identify natural foci of infestation and the infestation of wild animals. Materials and methods. In vivo and post-mortem helminthological studies of wildlife protected...

Orlova, I. I.; Belousova, I. N.; Burenok, A. S.; Glazkova, E. V.
All-Russian K. I. Skryabin Scientific Research Institute of Helminthology
Rossiĭskiĭ Parazitologicheskiĭ Zhurnal, 2017, No.2, pp 139-145

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