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The study analyzed the indigenous control methods of livestock parasites by pastoralists' communities in Adamawa state, Nigeria. Primary data were collected by the use of questionnaire administered to randomly selected 363 respondents. Data collected were analyzed using percentages, frequency...

Author(s)
Usman, I. S.; Bzugu, P. M.; Pur, J. T.; Abdullahi, A.
Publisher
Agricultural Extension Society of Nigeria (AESON), Ilorin, Nigeria
Citation
Journal of Agricultural Extension, 2017, 21, 1, pp 109-121
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Author(s)
Daignault, A.; Rioux, G.
Publisher
Producteur de Lait Québécois, Longueuil, Canada
Citation
Producteur de Lait Québécois, 2018, 38, 9, pp 46-47
Abstract

Background: The wellbeing and livelihood of farmers in impoverished regions of the world is intrinsically linked to the health and welfare of their livestock; hence improved animal health is a pragmatic component of poverty alleviation. Prerequisite knowledge and understanding of the animal health...

Author(s)
Leahy, E.; Bronsvoort, B.; Gamble, L.; Gibson, A.; Kaponda, H.; Mayer, D.; Mazeri, S.; Shervell, K.; Sargison, N.
Publisher
BioMed Central Ltd, London, UK
Citation
Irish Veterinary Journal, 2017, 70, 16, pp (2 June 2017)
AbstractFull Text

A parasite fauna of cattle, sheep, goats, rabbits and poultry were investigated in the conditions of the Ararat Valley of Armenia. Total 30 parasite species have been found including 18 helminth species, 7 Protozoa ones, 4 Ixodes ticks and 1 insect species. The following ectoparasites have been...

Author(s)
Movsesyan, S. O.; Petrosyan, R. A.; Nikogosyan, M. A.; Arutyunova, L. D.; Vardanyan, M.
Publisher
All-Russian K. I. Skryabin Scientific Research Institute of Parasitology of Animals and Plants, Moscow, Russia
Citation
16th Scientific Conference on the "Theory and practice of the struggle against parasitic diseases", 19 - 20 May 2015, Moscow, Russia, 2015, pp 270-272
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Horn flies (Diptera: Muscidae, <i xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml">Haematobia</i>).

This chapter covers the taxonomy, morphology, life cycle, behaviour, biology, medical and veterinary importance, prevention and control of horn flies. Focus is given on Haematobia spp., an economically relevant blood-feeding parasite of cattle, buffaloes and horses. Their role as an intermediate...

Author(s)
Russell, R. C.; Otranto, D.; Wall, R. L.
ISBN
2013 CABI (H ISBN 9781780640372)
Type
Book chapter
Abstract

The approximately 1.58 million pigs in Tanzania represent 3.7% of the national population of quadruped meat-producing animals. Pigs are kept mainly by small producers who own 99.5% of the national stock in units that average 3.04 animals (range 2-48). Government policy has had little practical...

Author(s)
Wilson, R. T.; Swai, E.
Publisher
Springer, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Tropical Animal Health and Production, 2013, 45, 6, pp 1269-1275
Abstract

A study was carried out to determine the roles, desirable traits and production performance of indigenous goats in Iramba and Kongwa districts, central Tanzania. In each district five villages were selected and 93 and 100 goat keepers were interviewed in Iramba and Kongwa districts, respectively,...

Author(s)
Chenyambuga, S. W.; Komwihangilo, D. M.; Jackson, M.
Publisher
CIPAV Foundation, Cali, Colombia
Citation
Livestock Research for Rural Development, 2012, 24, 7, pp Article 118
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
AbstractFull Text

In this second volume of papers from the 15th International Congress of the International Society for Animal Hygiene, held in Vienna, Austria, on 3-7 July 2011, the main topics are related to the prevention of zoonotic infectious diseases in animals and man and new pathways towards sustainable...

Author(s)
Köfer, J.; Schobesberger, H.
Publisher
Tribun EU, Brno, Czech Republic
Citation
Animal hygiene and sustainable livestock production. Proceedings of the XVth International Congress of the International Society for Animal Hygiene, Vienna, Austria, 3-7 July 2011, Volume 2, 2011, pp 599-1017
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

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