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Subclinical ketosis (SCK) and periparturient diseases considerably account for economic and welfare losses in dairy cows. The majority of scientific reports investigating the prevalence of SCK and production diseases are based on empirical studies conducted in Western Europe and North America. The...

Author(s)
Brunner, N.; Groeger, S.; Canelas Raposo, J.; Bruckmaier, R. M.; Gross, J. J.
Publisher
Oxford University Press, Oxford, UK
Citation
Translational Animal Science, 2019, 3, 1, pp 84-92
Abstract

Latin America is the definition of the American group, where languages of Latin origin are spoken, including countries in South, Central, and North America. Paratuberculosis is a gastrointestinal contagious chronic disease that affects ruminants, whose etiological agent is the bacilli Mycobacterium ...

Author(s)
Espeschit, I. F.; Schwarz, D. G. G.; Faria, A. C. S.; Souza, M. C. C.; Paolicchi, F. A.; Juste, R. A.; Carvalho, I. A.; Moreira, M. A. S.
Publisher
Springer, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Tropical Animal Health and Production, 2017, 49, 8, pp 1557-1576
Abstract

Animal welfare is a distinguishing element within the international meat trade, although not part of trade agreements, there are examples of the experiences in Chile, Argentina, Brazil and Uruguay with the European Union that has favored the export of fresh meat with this added value. During...

Author(s)
Romero P., M.; Sánchez V., J.
Publisher
University of Cordoba, Monteria, Colombia
Citation
Revista MVZ Cordoba, 2012, 17, 1, pp 2936-2944
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for South America.

This chapter gives an overview of the long-distance transport of animals for slaughter in South America, with special regard to inherent sociocultural, livestock production, climatic and geographic conditions, as well as trade, stakeholders, legal framework, research and training in the field....

Author(s)
Gallo, C. B.; Tadich, T. A.
ISBN
2008 CABI (H ISBN 9781845934033)
Type
Book chapter
Abstract

The aim of this work was to obtain the best possible estimate of the relevance of bovine tuberculosis (BTB) in humans in Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, Peru, Uruguay and Venezuela. Sources of information were a questionnaire filled by the participant...

Author(s)
Kantor, I. N. de; Ambroggi, M.; Poggi, S.; Morcillo, N.; Telles, M. A. da S.; Ribeiro, M. O.; Garzón Torres, M. C.; Llerena Polo, C.; Ribón, W.; García, V.; Kuffo, D.; Asencios, L.; Vásquez Campos, L. M.; Rivas, C.; Waard, J. H. de
Publisher
Elsevier, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Tuberculosis, 2008, 88, 4, pp 358-365
Abstract

This report gives details on the animal health and nutrition markets in the 18 countries of Latin America, with details of local animal health status, animal numbers, meat production and market size. The total market for animal health and nutrition products in Latin America was worth about $1.5...

Author(s)
Revolledo, L.
Publisher
Animal Pharm Reports, Richmond, UK
Citation
The market for animal health and nutrition products in Latin America, 2002, pp 148 pp.
Abstract

The immature stages of the Neotropical tick Ixodes (Ixodes) pararicinus Keirans & Clifford, 1985 are described from specimens in a laboratory colony initiated from engorged females collected on cattle and larvae fed on mice and chickens. The larva and nymph of I. pararicinus are described using SEM ...

Author(s)
Venzal, J. M.; Estrada-Peña, A.; Barros-Battesti, D. M.; Onofrio, V. C.; Beldoménico, P. M.
Publisher
Springer Science + Business Media, Dordrecht, Netherlands
Citation
Systematic Parasitology, 2005, 60, 3, pp 225-234
Abstract

Five species of Brontaea occur in the New World. B. humilis has been introduced from Europe and is known from a few localities in eastern and Pacific coast Canada and USA. B. normata is an endemic Neotropical species. The other species, B. debilis, B. quadristigma (= B. cilifera syn. nov.) and B....

Author(s)
Carvalho, C. J. B. de; Pont, A. C.
Citation
Revista Brasileira de Zoologia, 1997, 14, 3, pp 723-749
Abstract

Milk progesterone concentration was measured in 77 cows on days 23, 30, 37, 43 and 50 post partum. The progesterone profiles, combined with behavioural and anatomical observations, indicated that 38% of cows had normal oestrous cycles, 12% showed silent oestrus, 13% showed prolonged luteal...

Author(s)
Correa, J. E.; Gatica, R.; Tapia, P.
Publisher
Vienna, Austria
Citation
Livestock reproduction in Latin America. Proceedings of the final research co-ordination meeting, Bogota, 19-23 September 1988. Organised by the joint FAO/IAEA Division of Nuclear Techniques in Food and Agriculture., 1990, pp 89-99
Abstract

Outbreaks of diarrhoea associated with mucosal erosions of the mouth, tongue and digestive tract, clinically diagnosed as bovine virus diarrhoea-mucosal disease, have been reported in Argentina and Brazil since the 1960's. However, primary isolation of the virus is more recent - 1974 in Brazil,...

Author(s)
Rweyemamu, M. M.; Fernández, A. A.; Espinosa, A. M.; Schudel, A. A.; Lager, L. A.; Mueller, S. B. K.
Citation
Revue Scientifique et Technique - Office International des Épizooties, 1990, 9, 1, pp 207-221

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