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The Criollo Lechero Tropical (CLT) bovines are considered a racial group native to America, with good potential for milk production based on pasture. These breeds have a lower production volume, but higher milk quality (total solids) and resistance to stress in tropical climates, compared with...

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Vilaboa Arroniz, J.; Quirós Madrigal, O. J.; Díaz Rivera, P.; Zetina Córdoba, P.
Publisher
Instituto de Zootecnia, Facultad de Veterinaria, Córdoba, Spain
Citation
Archivos de Zootecnia, 2012, 61, R, pp 31-39
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Downing, G. A.; Gracia, A. de
Publisher
OIE (World Organisation for Animal Health), Paris, France
Citation
Modernising veterinary legislation for good governance. Proceedings of the OIE Global Conference on Veterinary Legislation, Djerba, Tunisia, 7-9 December 2010, 2013, pp 119
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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...

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Revolledo, L.
Publisher
Animal Pharm Reports, Richmond, UK
Citation
The market for animal health and nutrition products in Latin America, 2002, pp 148 pp.
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Collections of Amblyomma auricularium and A. pseudoconcolor Aragão, 1908 are discussed in relation to distribution and hosts. Three tick collections (two from Argentina and a third from the USA) house a total of 574 A. auricularium (307 males, 162 females, 73 nymphs and 32 larvae) and 179 A....

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Guglielmone, A. A.; Estrada-Peña, A.; Luciani, C. A.; Mangold, A. J.; Keirans, J. E.
Publisher
Kluwer Academic Publishers, Dordrecht, Netherlands
Citation
Experimental and Applied Acarology, 2003, 29, 1/2, pp 131-139
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In Central America, the economic loss in cattle infested with D. hominis and ticks can be over $60 per animal. An intensive campaign against these parasites would cost an estimated $4.5-5 per animal yearly. The author carried out trials with 4 parasiticides in a small number of cattle in Costa...

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Müller, O.
Citation
Informe a los Gob-iernos de Costa Rica, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Mexico, Nicaragua y Venezuela sobre lucha contra el torsalo (Dennatobia hominis L.) y las garrapatas (Boophilus spp. y Amblyomma spp.) en Centroamerica., 1962, pp 16 pp.
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Feral cattle can be distinguished from domestic stock only by their location and lack of ear marks or tags. Their size and conformation vary greatly...

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Anthropological and palaeontological evidence shows that cattle were absent in America until Christopher Columbus discovered the continent. In 1493,...

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The Charolais Bos taurus cattle breed has its origins in France in the south-eastern and west-central regions, in the former province of Charolles...

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According to Olson and Miller (1987), the initial descriptions of enzootic bovine leukosis (EBL) were published in German medical literature in...

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The parasite Babesia is named after Babes, the scientist who first described it in sheep and cattle in 1888 (Levine, 1961). Organisms belonging to...

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