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Abstract

If a drop of blood from a normal horse is spread as a thin film between a slide and a cover glass the red corpuscles are seen on microscopic examination to tend to form rouleaux. These chains intertwine and anastomose readily to form various sized masses of red cells in most of which, however,...

Author(s)
Hornby, H. E.
Citation
Veterinary Journal, 1919, 75, 6, pp 207-211 pp.
Abstract

Although the work of ROUBAUD and BRUCE has cleared up many of the difficulties regarding the trypanosomes of man and animals in Africa, the three types of trypanosomes responsible for nagana have not yet been recorded in the four territories south of the Zambesi, where glossinae are found. All...

Author(s)
Curson, H. H.
Citation
Transactions of the Royal Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene, 1927, 21, 2, pp 109-112 pp.
Abstract

A survey was carried out of the species of Ixodidae infesting camels, cattle, buffaloes, horses, donkeys, sheep, goats and dogs in border-desert, urban and rural areas in Assiut Governorate in the central part of Upper Egypt. The ixodid fauna of the study area was found to comprise 4 species,...

Author(s)
Fahmy, M. A. M.; Arafa, M. S.; Mandour, A. M.; Sakla, A. A.
Citation
Acta Parasitologica Polonica, 1981, 28, 9, pp 91-96
Abstract

In 1985-88, 2287 farm animals (cattle, camels, sheep, goats, horses, donkeys, dogs and rabbits) suspected of carrying parasitic mites were examined at 58 farms throughout Libya. Mites were identified on 1303 of these animals. The commonest parasites on cattle were Psoroptes and Chorioptes, on...

Author(s)
Gabaj, M. M.; Beesley, W. N.; Awan, M. A. Q.
Citation
Annals of Tropical Medicine and Parasitology, 1992, 86, 5, pp 537-542
Abstract

A total of 13 species of ixodid ticks and 2 species of argasid ticks was collected during a 3-year survey of 58 farms in Libya. These include Boophilus annulatus, B. microplus, B. decoloratus, 7 species of Hyalomma, Rhipicephalus sanguineus, R. evertsi, R. bursa, Argas persicus and Ornithodoros...

Author(s)
Gabaj, M. M.; Awan, M. A. Q.; Beesley, W. N.
Citation
Annals of Tropical Medicine and Parasitology, 1992, 86, 5, pp 543-548
Abstract

There was one outbreak of ANTHRAX, causing death to five cattle and one pig; 37, 938 cattle were immunized.
12, 581 cattle were immunized against BLACKLEG. ANAPLASMOSIS was controlled by the preventive inoculations of previous years. 1, 997 animals were inoculated during 1943-44. In a severe...

Publisher
Baseru: Mazenod Institute.,
Citation
Annual report of the Department of Agriculture for the year ended 30th September 1944., 1945, pp 16 pp.
Abstract

Average prices for cattle have risen to a new peak-of £12 12s. a head but this coincided with a decrease in the numbers brought for sale.
The number of livestock imported was greater than that exported. The import figures were: 8, 847 cattle, 3, 448 horses and 20, 669 sheep. The exports: 3, 088 ...

Author(s)
Leckie, W. G.
Publisher
Maseru : Dept. of Agriculture,
Citation
Annual report of the Department of Agriculture for the year ended 30th September, 1946., 1946, pp 28 pp.
Abstract

Experimental reduction of livestock from 3.7 acres per head of large stock to five acres per head, or an equivalent number of small stock combined with rotational grassland management is being carried out on an area of 3, 700 acres of land, on which 793 people live. Progress with this work is...

Author(s)
Basutoland.
Citation
Annual Report of the Department of Agriculture for the year ending 30th September, 1948., 1948, pp 34 pp.
Abstract

STAFF-The European staff consists of 21 veterinary officers, one chief clerk, one laboratory assistant, 27 stock inspectors, one farm manager, one clerk storekeeper and one mechanic. In addition there was an Asiatic clerical staff of 6 and there were 250 African quarantine guards.
TOURING.-The...

Author(s)
McCALL, F. G.
Publisher
Dar Es Salaam. Govt. Printer.,
Citation
Annual Report of the Department of Veterinary Science and Animal Husbandry, 1929., 1930, pp 76 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.

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