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This proceedings is comprised of 21 papers discussing equine epidemiology, bluetongue, food safety, cattle diseases, biosecurity, epidemiological methods, surveillance and foot and mouth disease.

Author(s)
Peeler, E. J.; Alban, L.; Russell, A.
Publisher
Society for Veterinary Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Roslin, UK
Citation
Society for Veterinary Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine. Proceedings of a meeting held at Liverpool, UK, on the 26th-28th March 2008, 2008, pp 313 pp.
Abstract

The Division of Virus Diseases continued its work on rinderpest. Challenge and measurement of neutralizing antibody levels in Boran and grade cattle immunized with rinderpest tissue culture vaccine indicated that immunity was lifelong. Sheep and goats from the vicinity of the 1965/66 outbreak in ...

Author(s)
Anon.
Publisher
Muguga: The Organization,
Citation
East African Community. East African Veterinary Research Organization, Muguga, P.O. Kabete, Kenya. Annual report, January-December 1968., 1969, pp 105 pp.
Abstract

The 1966 census showed 450, 128 cattle, 88, 820 sheep, 626, 121 goats, 142, 666 pigs, 51 horses and 486 donkeys. There was an outbreak of FOOT AND MOUTH DISEASE (type A virus) in the extreme north, which was an extension of the disease from Tanzania; attempts at control by vaccination with the...

Author(s)
Anon.
Publisher
Zomba: Ministry of Natural Resources.,
Citation
Malawi. Ministry of Natural Resources. Annual report of the Department of Veterinary Services and Animal Husbandry for 1966., 1968, pp 48 pp.
Abstract

Pigs inoculated with VD (virus diarrhoea) virus survived inoculations of virulent swine fever virus that killed control litter-mates. Survival was signalized by accelerated antibody production to both viruses. In reciprocal tests, swine fever virus produced secondary response in calves. Reciprocal...

Author(s)
Sheffy, B. E.; Coggins, L.; Baker, J. A.
Publisher
N.Y.,
Citation
Proceedings of the Society for Experimental Biology and Medicine, 1962, 109, pp 349-352
Abstract

The extreme climatic differences due to the geographical position of the country, have a marked influence on the incidence of certain animal diseases. In the most southerly region, where annual rainfalls range from 30 mm. inland, to 400 mm. on the coast, losses in sheep from enterotoxaemia are...

Author(s)
Schulz, L. C.
Citation
Deutsche Tierarztliche Wochenschrift, 1964, 71, pp 397-402
Abstract

The 1962 census showed 380, 387 cattle, 77, 757 sheep, 493, 184 goats, 105, 166 pigs, 65 horses and 398 donkeys. Because of the reduced number of veterinary officers it was only possible to maintain the basic control services, and no research was carried out. A mild type O FOOT AND MOUTH DISEASE...

Author(s)
Anon.
Publisher
Zomba: Ministry of Natural Resources and Surveys.,
Citation
Malawi. Annual Report of the Department of Veterinary Services and Animal Industry for the year ended 1962., 1965, pp 62 pp.
Abstract

The 1964 census showed 411, 419 cattle, 74, 139 sheep, 480, 295 goats, 133, 221 pigs, 44 horses, and 544 donkeys. The country has been free of FOOT AND MOUTH DISEASE since 1962. AFRICAN SWINE FEVER occurred in the Central Region, probably killing over 1, 000 pigs. It was undoubtedly an extension of ...

Author(s)
Anon.
Publisher
Zomba: Ministry of Natural Resources,
Citation
Malawi, Annual Report of the Department of Veterinary Services and Animal Industry for the year ended 1964., 1965, pp 64 pp.
Abstract

Nyasaland had 356, 514 cattle, 75, 297 sheep, 460, 611 goats, 119, 913 pigs and a small number of horses and donkeys.
Nine deaths from BLACKLEG were recorded. Animals immunized were 9, 812 cattle and 566 sheep.
TUBERCULOSIS persists in the Mzimba District and also in the S.W. of the Karanga...

Author(s)
Faulkner, D. E.
Publisher
Zomba, Nyasaland: Govt. Printer.,
Citation
Annual Report, 1959. Department of Veterinary Services and Animal Industry, Nyasaland., 1960, pp 56 pp.
Abstract

An account of work done at the Agricultural Research Lab. of Tennessee University at Oak Ridge on radiation sickness in donkeys, cattle, sheep and pigs. A wide variety of symptoms was observed, depending on the source and amount of radiation and variation between species, breeds and individuals. It ...

Author(s)
Brown, D. G.
Citation
Auburn Veterinarian, 1958, 14, pp 88-91
Abstract

The shortage of Veterinary Officers reduced the disease control and marketing services. The cattle population at 396, 145 head represents 4% increase in spite of a 10%, offtake for slaughter. FOOT AND MOUTH DISEASE control measures were removed and no further outbreaks were recorded nor any cases...

Author(s)
Anon.
Publisher
Zomba: Ministry of Natural Resources.,
Citation
Malawi. Annual Report of the Department of Veterinary Services and Animal Industry for 1963., 1965, pp 68 pp.

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