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Toxoplasmosis and neosporosis are parasitic diseases of livestock globally. In this study, we investigate the presence of Neospora caninum and Toxoplasma gondii in 250 beef cattle from Kanchanaburi, Ratchaburi and Nakhon Patom provinces, Thailand comparing with the results from 5 years earlier. The ...

Author(s)
Udonsom, R.; Sukthana, Y.; Nishikawa, Y.; Fereig, R. M.; Jirapattharasa, C.
Publisher
Faculty of Veterinary Science, Chulalongkorn University, Bangkok, Thailand
Citation
Thai Journal of Veterinary Medicine, 2018, 48, 3, pp 403-409
Abstract

Information, energy, and materials are flowing over greater distances than in the past, changing the structure and feedbacks within and across coupled human and natural systems worldwide. The telecoupling framework was recently developed to understand the feedbacks and multidirectional flows...

Author(s)
Easter, T. S.; Killion, A. K.; Carter, N. H.
Publisher
Resilience Alliance, Waterloo, Canada
Citation
Ecology and Society, 2018, 23, 1, pp 10
Abstract

This paper describes the biology, disease and diagnosis of gastrointestinal worms (Ostertagia and Cooperia), lung worms (Dictyocaulus viviparus) and large liver fluke (Fasciola hepatica) in cattle. Prevention and control measures, including strategic pasture management, targeted use of...

Author(s)
Weyrich, B.; Barge, E.
Publisher
Schweizerischer Fleckviehzuchtverband, Zollikofen, Switzerland
Citation
SwissHerdbook Bulletin, 2019, No.7, pp 28-36
Abstract

Besnoitia besnoiti is the causative agent of bovine besnoitiosis, a chronic and debilitating disease of cattle that recently re-emerged and seems to be spreading in Europe. A cross-sectional serological study was carried out in different cattle herds in Catalonia, north-eastern Spain, to determine...

Author(s)
Garrido-Castañé, I.; Romero, A. O.; Espuny, J. C.; Hentrich, B.; Basso, W.
Publisher
Elsevier Ireland Ltd, Shannon, Irish Republic
Citation
Parasitology International, 2019, 69, pp 71-74
Abstract

Animals in sub-Saharan African countries are used as source of milk, meat, hides and skin where animal diseases are one of the primary constraints in increasing the productivity of food animals. Studies were conducted to examine various respiratory problems of cattle with purpose of identifying the ...

Author(s)
Kidane Workelul Yalew; Nesibu Awol; Yishak Tsegay; Haftay Abraha; Mariam, H. W.
Publisher
Academic Journals, Lagos, Nigeria
Citation
Journal of Veterinary Medicine and Animal Health, 2018, 10, 6, pp 148-152
Abstract

Bovine trichomoniasis is a notifiable, reproductive disease of cattle caused by the parasite Tritrichomonas foetus. Culturing with modified Diamond's medium (MDM) is required to increase the low number of organisms received from a preputial sample, but is limited in application to remote areas as...

Author(s)
Rush, G.; Reynolds, M. W.; Calvani, N. E. D.; Šlapeta, J.
Publisher
Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, UK
Citation
Parasitology, 2019, 146, 9, pp 1184-1187
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Background & objectives: Cattle population is relatively dense in Nasarawa State (Nigeria) particularly in Keffi and its environs, where there are more Hausa/Fulani settlers whose main occupation is farming and herding. Unfortunately, the area is purportedly described as a "horde of tsetse fly...

Author(s)
Idahor, K. O.; Adua, M. M.; Saleh, D. F.
Publisher
National Institute of Malaria Research, Delhi, India
Citation
Journal of Vector Borne Diseases, 2019, 56, 2, pp 154-158
Abstract

Anecdotally, Veterinary Feed Directive prescriptions in the southeastern United States (U.S.) are written most often for treatment and prevention of bovine anaplasmosis (BA) but seroprevalence estimates and factors associated with this disease are currently unavailable in Mississippi (MS). Bovine...

Author(s)
Okafor, C. C.; Collins, S. L.; Daniel, J. A.; Coetzee, J. F.; Whitlock, B. K.
Publisher
Elsevier, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Veterinary Parasitology: Regional Studies and Reports, 2019, 17, pp 100301
Abstract

Farmers manage their pastures and grazing animals primarily to ensure that swards provide adequate, quality nutrients to support animal performance, but it is also possible to provide useful levels of parasite control without compromising production. On cattle only farms the easiest options for the ...

Author(s)
Forbe, A.
Publisher
MA Healthcare Limited, London, UK
Citation
Livestock, 2017, 22, 1, pp 12-17
Abstract

The transmissible diseases of cattle caused by the pathogens Theileria and Babesia are highly hazardous to animals and lead to significant economic losses in cattle breeding. In this work, a molecular-genetic method was used to identify these pathogens in the blood of animals of one of the farms in ...

Author(s)
Bursakov, S. A.; Kovalchuk, S. N.
Publisher
Saratovskiy gosudarstvennyy agrarnyy universitet im. N.I. Vavilova, Saratov, Russia
Citation
Agrarnyy nauchnyy zhurnal, 2018, No.12, pp 9-12

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