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This chapter provides recognition of the more common toxic plants, their potential for poisoning, the clinical signs that can be expected in the event a horse consumes a toxic amount of the plant, and therapeutic and management practices that can be used to prevent poisoning. Plant-induced...

Author(s)
Knight, A. P.
Publisher
John Wiley & Sons, Chichester, UK
Citation
Nutritional management of equine diseases and special cases, 2017, pp 119-188
AbstractFull Text

Callaeum (Mascagnia) psilophyllum is found in the same regions than Amorimia (Mascagnia) rigida, a sodium monofluoroacetate containing plant that cause sudden death associated with exercise in ruminants. With the objective to determine the toxicity of C. psilophyllum, leaves of the plant were...

Author(s)
Duarte, A. L. L.; Medeiros, R. M. T.; Carvalho, F. K. de L.; Dantas, F. P. M.; Figueiredo, A. P. M.; Riet-Correa, F.
Publisher
Universidade Estadual de Londrina, Londrina, Brazil
Citation
Semina: Ciências Agrárias (Londrina), 2013, 34, 5, pp 2363-2366
Abstract

Metternichia princeps, a tree that belongs to the Solanaceae family, occurs in the Atlantic Forest of Brazil, from the state of Rio de Janeiro to Bahia. In the county of Itaguaí, state of Rio de Janeiro, M. princeps was suspected to cause a lethal kidney disease in goats. The poisoning was...

Author(s)
Maran, N. B.; Caldas, S. A.; Prado, J. S.; Gomes, A. D.; Tokarnia, C. H.; Brito, M. de F.
Publisher
Colégio Brasileiro de Patologia Animal, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Citation
Pesquisa Veterinária Brasileira, 2012, 32, 9, pp 872-880
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for <i xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml">Trema micrantha</i> poisoning in domestic herbivores.

This chapter describes the epidemiological, clinical and pathological aspects of T. micrantha poisoning in domestic herbivores in the state of Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil. Data regarding natural and experimental cases of T. micrantha poisoning were retrospectively retrieved from farmers and the...

Author(s)
Bandarra, P. M.; Traverso, S. D.; Raymundo, D. L.; Pavarini, S. P.; Sonne, L.; Cruz, C. E. F.; Driemeier, D.
ISBN
2011 CABI (H ISBN 9781845938338)
Type
Book chapter; Conference paper
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Enzootic calcinosis in ruminants from Central Brazil.

The epidemiology, clinical signs, and pathology of 42 outbreaks of enzootic calcinosis (EC) in cattle, sheep and goats in Mato Grosso (19), Distrito Federal (19), Goiás, (6), Minas Gerais (2) and Tocantins (1), Brazil, [date not given] are presented. Additionally, Ageratum conyzoides, Chamaecrista...

Author(s)
Guedes, K. M. R.; Colodel, E. M.; Castro, M. B.; Mustafa, V. S.; Moraes, D. D.; Reis Júnior, J. L.; Borges, J. R. J.; Boabaid, F. M.; Ubiali, D. G.; Arruda, L. P. de; Riet-Correa, F.
ISBN
2011 CABI (H ISBN 9781845938338)
Type
Book chapter; Conference paper
Abstract

At the forefront of pyrrolizidine alkaloid (PA) poisoning is the chronic ingestion of contaminated hay, which causes liver damage resulting in an ongoing fatal liver cirrhosis or in the veno-occlusive disease in liver or lung, respectively. The symptomatology of PA-poisoning is not identical for...

Author(s)
Petzinger, E.
Publisher
Schattauer GmbH, Stuttgart, Germany
Citation
Tierärztliche Praxis. Ausgabe G, Grosstiere/Nutztiere, 2011, 39, 6, pp 363-372
Abstract

From 2000 to 2010, the Poison Control Centre of Milan (CAV), in collaboration with the University of Milan, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Department of Veterinary Sciences and Technologies for Food Safety, Toxicology Section, collected epidemiological information related to animal poisoning and...

Author(s)
Caloni, F.; Cortinovis, C.; Rivolta, M.; Davanzo, F.
Publisher
BMJ Publishing Group, London, UK
Citation
Veterinary Record, 2012, 170, 16, pp 415
Abstract

One of the most poisonous species amongst higher plants is Conium maculatum. It is a very common nitrophile weed species, belonging to the Apiaceae (formerly Umbelliferae) family. It contains some piperidine alkaloids (coniine, N-methyl-coniine, conhydrine, pseudoconhydrine, γ-coniceine), which are ...

Author(s)
Vetter, J.
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Food and Chemical Toxicology, 2004, 42, 9, pp 1373-1382
Abstract

Experiments on the toxicity of Pieris formosa were carried out on goats (n=9), rabbits (n=6) and mice (n=50). Goats received either a powdered form (orally, at doses from 100-500 g) or an infusion (hypodermic injection, at doses from 8-10 g) of P. formosa leaves. Also, rabbits were administered a...

Author(s)
Zhang ErLiang; Guan MiJia; Yan Ping; Dong LiAng
Publisher
Indian Veterinary Association, Chennai, India
Citation
Indian Veterinary Journal, 2001, 78, 8, pp 686-688
Abstract

A report on research progress during 1995-96 is presented, and covers the topics listed. For weeds: biological and chemical control, management techniques and geographical origins of Acacia nilotica; biological control of Parthenium hysterophorus using insects and pathogens; biological control and...

Publisher
Resource Sciences Centre, Queensland Department of Natural Resources, Brisbane, Australia
Citation
Technical highlights 1995/96. Annual report on weed and pest animal management research., 1996, pp vi + 46 pp.

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