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The control of bovine TB is on a voluntary basis: 72, 601 cattle were tested of which 1, 766 were reactors; in experimental treatment with isoniazid, 75% were cured. Of 10, 458 cattle tested for brucellosis, 809 were positive and 200 suspicious. Control is based on Strain 19 vaccination in calves....

Author(s)
Anon.
Publisher
Pretoria: Govt. Printer.,
Citation
Veterinary science, 1963, pp 102 pp.
Abstract

Droughts caused stock losses in many regions. Comparable losses were also caused by toxic plants, whose importance is becoming ever greater, with the intensification of farming. There were hundreds of deaths in the Transvaal from GOUSIEKTE, which was shown to be due to poisoning by the wild date ...

Author(s)
Anon.
Publisher
Pretoria: Govt. Printer. RO.60 (Overseas RO.75),
Citation
Republic of South Africa. Annual Report of the Secretary for Agricultural Technical Services for the period 1st July 1962, to 30th June, 1963., 1964, pp 106 pp.
Abstract

The South African type 2 FOOT AND MOUTH DISEASE virus (SAT.2) was recorded in Kenya for the first time. It was isolated from outbreaks in the Samburu Reserve. The disease spread rapidly throughout the Samburu Reserve up to August, since when no outbreaks have been confirmed. The concurrent presence ...

Author(s)
MACOwAN, K. D. S.
Publisher
Nairobi : Government Printer.,
Citation
Department of Veterinary Services annual report 1957., 1958, pp 89 pp.
Abstract

This useful booklet is designed to acquaint American veterinarians with the salient features of exotic diseases which might be introduced into the U.S.A. either accidentally or deliberately.
The preliminary chapters deal with such matters as the means by which disease may be introduced, how it may...

Author(s)
Anon.
Publisher
Trenton, N.J. U.S. Livestock Sanitary Association.,
Citation
Foreign animal diseases. Their prevention, diagnosis and control. Report of Committee of the United States Livestock Sanitary Association, 1954., 1955, pp 265 pp.
Abstract

RINDERPEST was a major problem in the Lake and Western Provinces. In 47 outbreaks mortality was 6, 462 head, mainly young animals. Factors in the maintenance of the disease are evasion of vaccination and the impossibility of giving effective immunity to calves. Only one case of BOVINE CONTAGIOUS...

Author(s)
Dawe, E. C. S.
Publisher
TANGANYIKA., Dar es Salaam: Government Printer.,
Citation
Annual Report of the Veterinary Department, 1954., 1955, 1, pp 30 pp.
Abstract

The staff consists of 4 veterinary officers and 253 Africans. TRYPANOSOMIASIS and TICK-BORNE diseases have been the most important causes of loss. EAST COAST FEVER has, however, been kept well under control by the systematic dipping of all cattle in the non-enzootic areas. The danger of the disease ...

Author(s)
De Meza, J.
Publisher
Zomba : Govt. Printer,
Citation
Report of the Veterinary Department for the Year ended 31st December, 1936., 1937, pp 12 pp.
Abstract

The staff consisted of the Director, Deputy Director, Veterinary Research Officer, and six district veterinary officers assisted by a number of stock inspectors. Expenditure was £27, 833.
LIVESTOCK INDUSTRY.-144 head of breeding stock, 8, 821 head of slaughter cattle, and 905, 088 lb. of frozen...

Author(s)
Morris, J. P. A.
Publisher
Lusaka: Govt. Printer,
Citation
Annual Report of the Veterinary Department for the Year 1938., 1939, pp 60 pp.
Abstract

" Eradication of rinderpest and contagious bovine pleuro-pneumonia, and the local control of every other disease, whenever this is economically desirable ", summarizes disease control policy.
RINDERPEST.-Outbreaks were dealt with by methods which varied somewhat in detail, but were all based on the ...

Author(s)
Lowe, H. J.
Publisher
Tanganyika,
Citation
Report. Dept. Vet. Sci., 1935, pp 6-19 pp.
Abstract

It was decided to issue this and future annual reports from this Department in two parts, part I to deal with routine activities and normal progress, and part II to deal with research.
The year was an unfortunate one for stock, owing to the relative failure of the rainy seasons, and cattle died in...

Author(s)
Lowe, H. J.
Publisher
Dar es Salaam: Govt. Printer.,
Citation
Annual Report of the Department of Veterinary Science and Animal Husbandry 1938.Part I. Routine Activities and Normal Progress of the Department., 1939, pp 60 pp.
Abstract

STAFF.-There were 13 veterinary officers and 70 stock inspectors.
ANIMAL DISEASES.-The year was unfavourable for livestock rearing owing to lack of rain. The most important diseases occurring were FOOT AND MOUTH DISEASE and EAST COAST FEVER. RINDERPEST, CONTAGIOUS BOVINE PLEURO-PNEUMONIA and RABIES ...

Author(s)
Sharpe, G. C. H.
Publisher
Salisbury : Rhodesian Printing & Publishing Co.,
Citation
Report of the Chief Veterinary Surgeon For the Year 1937., 1938, pp 14 pp.

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