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Background: Despite the highest population, the productivity of Ethiopian livestock is low, and the direct contribution to the national economy is limited. Poor genetic potential, shortage of feed in quantity and quality, poor health care and management practices are the main contributors to low...

Author(s)
Getachew Mebrahtu Welay; Dawit Gebremichael Tedla; Gebreyohans Gebru Teklu; Shishay Kahsay Weldearegay; Mearg Belay Shibeshi; Haftom Hadush Kidane; Berhe Beyene Gebrezgiabher; Teklehaymanot Huluf Abraha
Publisher
BioMed Central Ltd, London, UK
Citation
BMC Veterinary Research, 2018, 14, 293, pp (26 September 2018)
Abstract

The distribution and abundance of cattle tick species in Humbo woreda, Wolaita zone, was studied over a period of 6 months from November, 2011 to April, 2012. Adult ticks were collected from seven main body regions of 384 cattle which were under extensive management system. Out of the total of 384 ...

Author(s)
Pawlos Wasihun; Derese Doda
Publisher
Academic Journals, Nairobi, Kenya
Citation
Journal of Veterinary Medicine and Animal Health, 2013, 5, 3, pp 73-80
Abstract

Skin diseases are one of the major causes of considerable economic loss from defective skin and hide export. Skin diseases caused by lice, ticks and mange mites, are among the major diseases of cattle causing serious economic loss to the farmer, the tanning industry and the country as a whole. The...

Author(s)
Kebede, N.; Fetene, T.
Publisher
Academic Journals, Nairobi, Kenya
Citation
Journal of Veterinary Medicine and Animal Health, 2012, 4, 2, pp 22-26
Abstract

A study was conducted on 384 animals in and around Ambo town, West Shoa Zone, Oromia regional state, Ethiopia from October, 2010 to March, 2011 with the aim of determining the prevalence, associated risk factors and to give recommendations how the disease could be managed. Clinical and Giemsa...

Author(s)
Dejene Bayisa; Ayalew Berhanu; Tewodros Fentahun; Mersha Chanie
Publisher
IDOSI Publications, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Citation
American-Eurasian Journal of Scientific Research, 2012, 7, 4, pp 172-175
Abstract

A study was conducted to identify the major animal production and health problems in Lay-Armacheho district, Northwestern Ethiopia from July 2010 to June 2011. Questionnaire survey and case observational study methods were carried out for data collection. In the questionnaire survey, 100 livestock...

Author(s)
Nibret Moges; Basaznew Bogale
Publisher
IDOSI Publications, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Citation
American-Eurasian Journal of Scientific Research, 2012, 7, 3, pp 136-141
Abstract

Food animals though sources of protein and revenue to man, also serve as vehicles of disease transmission. This work reviews a three year record of slaughtered cattle in 12 abattoirs/slaughter slabs in western Nigeria to determine the economic and public health issues associated with their disease...

Author(s)
Cadmus, S. I. B.; Adesokan, H. K.
Publisher
Springer, Dordrecht, Netherlands
Citation
Tropical Animal Health and Production, 2009, 41, 7, pp 1455-1463
Abstract

The one-humped camel (Camelus dromedarius) was first introduced to German South West Africa (Namibia) for military purposes in 1889. Introductions to the Cape of Good Hope (South Africa) in 1897 and Rhodesia (Zimbabwe) in 1903 were initially with a view to replacing oxen that died of rinderpest....

Author(s)
Wilson, R. T.
Publisher
South African Veterinary Association, Pretoria, South Africa
Citation
Journal of the South African Veterinary Association, 2008, 79, 2, pp 58-61
Abstract

During livestock inspection and vaccination programmes carried out on the island in November, December 1991 and June, July 1992, diseases were observed in 269 cattle and 232 small ruminants. The following diseases have not previously been described from Grande Comore: dermatophilosis was diagnosed...

Author(s)
Hamers, C.; Aboulhouda, Y. I.; Abdillah, Y.; Faharoudine, A.
Citation
Tropicultura, 1993, 11, 2, pp 67-69
Abstract

Records of domestic animals brought to the Veterinary Entomology Laboratory for diagnosis of suspected lice and mite infestation over a 10-year period were analysed. From a total of 794 suspected cases, 137 (17.3%) and 247 (31.1%) were positive for lice and mange mites, respectively. The most...

Author(s)
George, J. B. D.; Otobo, S.; Ogunleye, J.; Adediminiyi, B.
Citation
Tropical Animal Health and Production, 1992, 24, 2, pp 121-124
Abstract

The 1963 livestock census showed 1, 349, 773 cattle, 127, 500 sheep, 359, 614 goats, 8, 668 horses, 27, 612 donkeys, 593 mules, 56 camels, 3, 537 pigs, 110, 943 poultry and 29, 359 dogs. A SAT3 FOOT AND MOUTH DISEASE outbreak in 1963 was successfully confined by quarantine and aphthization. It was...

Author(s)
Falconer, J.
Publisher
Mahalapye: The Department,
Citation
Bechuanaland. Annual Reports of the Department of Veterinary Services for the period 1st January, 1962 to 31st December, 1963., 1964, pp 22 + 10 pp.

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