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Many species of invasive plants are spreading out rapidly in Europe. The common milkweed occupies increasingly more area. Being poisonous, most animals will not graze on it however rabbits would be an effective organism for the biological control of milkweed. Rabbit kittens can learn the maternal...

Author(s)
Ducs, A.; Kazi, A.; Bilkó, Á.; Altbäcker, V.
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Behavioural Processes, 2016, 130, pp 75-80
Abstract

Locoism threatens the sustainable development of animal husbandry in areas around the world with intensified desertification, especially in the western United States, western China, Canada, and Mexico, among other countries. This study was conducted to discover potential serum biomarkers in...

Author(s)
Jiao JiFeng; Wang Shuai; Zhang RuiShi; Ma ZhiYan; Du GuoFeng; Chen XiaoLu; Tao DaYong; Zhao JinXiang
Publisher
Elsevier Science Ireland Ltd., Shannon, Irish Republic
Citation
Chemico-Biological Interactions, 2017, 268, pp 111-118
Abstract

Objective: This study investigated the effects of Oxytropis glabra DC poisoning on content and transcriptional expression of α-mannosidase (AMA) in hypothalamus-pituitary-gonad to reveal its toxicity mechanism. Method: A total of 24 rabbits were randomly and equally divided into control group and...

Author(s)
Wang Shuai; Chen GenYuan; Jia QiZhen; Zhang Ling; Ma ChunHui
Publisher
Northwest A & F University (Natural Science Edition), Yangling, China
Citation
Journal of Northwest A & F University - Natural Science Edition, 2016, 44, 8, pp 41-48
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Morphological, morphometric, and histochemical analysis of the large intestine of rabbits intoxicated with <i xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml">Solanum glaucophyllum</i> (duraznillo blanco).

In this study, the morphological and morphometric changes and the histochemical and lectin histochemical carbohydrate pattern in the colon and rectum of rabbits intoxicated by Solanum glaucophyllum were analyzed. Twenty-five 3-month-old New Zealand male rabbits were fed with a standard diet free of ...

Author(s)
Zanuzzi, C. N.; Barbeito, C. G.; Ortiz, M. L.; Fontana, P. A.; Portiansky, E. L.; Gimeno, E. J.
ISBN
2011 CABI (H ISBN 9781845938338)
Type
Book chapter; Conference paper
Abstract

The fern Christella parasitica was suspected to cause neurosis in cross-bred cows and is distributed in areca nut gardens in Western Ghat as a major weed. This study evaluated the toxicity of C. parasitica in rabbits. Six New Zealand white rabbits weighing 1.5-2 kg were selected and kept in clean...

Author(s)
Shridhar, N. B.; Varadaraju, B. R.
Publisher
Indian Veterinary Association, Chennai, India
Citation
Indian Veterinary Journal, 2009, 86, 12, pp 1290-1291
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
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Perinatal study of <i xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml">Senna occidentalis</i> intoxication in rabbits.

The objective of this study is to ascertain if S. occidentalis seed consumption during pregnancy causes the same pattern of lesions in the litter as observed in adult animals. Study showed that neither dam feed intake nor body weight differed from those of the control group. Pups from experimental...

Author(s)
Tasaka, A. C.; Sinhorini, I. L.; Dagli, M. L. Z.; Haraguchi, M.; Górniak, S. L.
ISBN
2004 CABI Publishing (H ISBN 0851996140)
Type
Book chapter
Abstract

Lantana (Lantana camara Linn) is a noxious weed that grows in many tropical and subtropical parts of the world. Ingestion of lantana foliage by grazing animals causes cholestasis and hepatotoxicity. Both ruminants and nonruminant animals such as guinea pigs, rabbits, and female rats are susceptible ...

Author(s)
Sharma, O. P.; Sarita Sharma; Vasantha Pattabhi; Mahato, S. B.; Sharma, P. D.
Publisher
Informa Healthcare, New York, USA
Citation
Critical Reviews in Toxicology, 2007, 37, 4, pp 313-352
Abstract

Leaves from P. hysterophorus were collected in Karnataka, India [date not given], dried, powdered and subjected to methanol extraction. Two groups of rabbits were designated as the experimental group (Group 2, drenched with 250 mg/rabbit/day P. hysterophorus extract for 21 days) and the control...

Author(s)
Prakash, N.; Reddy, P. M. T.; Ramachandra, B.; Madhavaprasad, C. B.
Publisher
Society of Toxicology, India, Izatnagar, India
Citation
Indian Journal of Toxicology, 2002, 9, 1, pp 17-21
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

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