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CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for The development of the world's cattle production systems.

This chapter discussed the history of cattle production starting from the prehistoric period which may date back about 40 million years ago when ruminants first appeared and at 25 million years ago when savannahs and grasslands of the world developed. Then to its domestication dating as early as 8...

Author(s)
Phillips, C. J. C.
ISBN
2018 CAB International (H ISBN 9781786392701)
Type
Book chapter
Abstract

In 2011, a new Influenza virus, influenza D virus (IDV), was isolated from pigs in the United States. Since then, IDV has been detected in cattle, small ruminants, swine, camelids and equines in America, Europe, Asia and Africa. This new virus thus seems to have a broad spectrum of hosts and...

Author(s)
Oliva, J.; Salem, E.; Meyer, G.; Ducatez, M.
Publisher
Newsmed, Paris, France
Citation
Point Vétérinaire, 2018, 49, 385 part 2, pp 52-55
Abstract

Influenza D virus has been identified in America, Europe, and Asia. We detected influenza D virus antibodies in cattle and small ruminants from North (Morocco) and West (Togo and Benin) Africa. Dromedary camels in Kenya harbored influenza C or D virus antibodies, indicating a potential new host for ...

Author(s)
Salem, E.; Cook, E. A. J.; Lbacha, H. A.; Oliva, J.; Awoume, F.; Aplogan, G. L.; Hymann, E. C.; Muloi, D.; Deem, S. L.; Alali, S.; Zouagui, Z.; Fèvre, E. M.; Meyer, G.; Ducatez, M. F.
Publisher
National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, USA
Citation
Emerging Infectious Diseases, 2017, 23, 9, pp 1556-1559
Abstract

The contemporary concern about anthropogenic release of greenhouse gas (GHG) into the environment and the contribution of livestock to this phenomenon have sparked animal scientists' interest in predicting methane (CH4) emissions by ruminants. Focusing on milk production, we address six basic...

Author(s)
Tedeschi, L. O.; Herrero, M.; Thornton, P. K.
Publisher
CGIAR Research Program on Climate Change, Agriculture and Food Security, Frederiksberg, Denmark
Citation
CCAFS Working Paper, 2014, No.94, pp 52 pp.
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Peste des petits ruminants virus.

Peste des petits ruminants (PPR) is an acute and highly contagious viral disease characterized by pyrexia, mucopurulent ocular and nasal discharge, conjunctivitis, erosion of the mucosae of the respiratory tract, bronchopneumonia and severe dehydration caused by acute diarrhoea. After its first...

Author(s)
Shabbir, M. Z.; Munir, M.
ISBN
2016 CABI (H ISBN 9781780644172)
Type
Book chapter
Abstract

A review on the aetiology, history, clinical aspects, diagnosis, distribution, prevalence, transmission, prevention and control of brucellosis in man and animals was presented.

Author(s)
Petrović, M.; Cvetnić, Ž.
Publisher
IOP Publishing Ltd, Bristol, UK
Citation
59th International Meat Industry Conference MEATCON2017, 1 - 4 October 2017, Zlatibor, Serbia, 2017, pp 012019
AbstractFull Text

The mature pancreatic fluke, Eurytrema pancreaticum, always occurs in pancreatic duct, bile duct and duodenum of goats, sheep, cattle and buffaloes in Asia, South America and China. Various clinical signs of infected animal were presented, mainly pancreatitis and cirrhosis, affecting to huge losses ...

Author(s)
Khumpool, G.
Publisher
Journal of Mahanakorn Veterinary Medicine, Bangkok, Thailand
Citation
Journal of Mahanakorn Veterinary Medicine, 2014, 9, 2, pp 103-111
Abstract

The introduction of livestock species in Europe has been followed by various genetic events, which created a complex spatial pattern of genetic differentiation. Spatial principal component (sPCA) analysis and spatial metric multidimensional scaling (sMDS) incorporate geography in multivariate...

Author(s)
Laloë, D.; Moazami-Goudarzi, K.; Lenstra, J. A.; Marsan, P. A.; Azor, P.; Baumung, R.; Bradley, D. G.; Bruford, M. W.; Cañón, J.; Dolf, G.; Dunner, S.; Erhardt, G.; Hewitt, G.; Kantanen, J.; Obexer-Ruff, G.; Olsaker, I.; Rodellar, C.; Valentini, A.; Wiener, P.
Publisher
Molecular Diversity Preservation International (MDPI), Basel, Switzerland
Citation
Diversity, 2010, 2, 6, pp 932-945
CAB ReviewFull Text

Blackleg is a per acute or acute and fatal disease of cattle and sheep caused by Clostridium chauvoei Jakari, Vom and K76 strains in Nigeria, strains NCTC 8070 and 8361 in UK, strain 49 in India and other parts of Asia, strain NC08596 in Germany and other parts of Europe and America, strains ch.16...

Author(s)
Useh, N. M.; Nok, A. J.; Esievo, K. A. N.
Publisher
CABI, Wallingford, UK
Citation
CAB Reviews: Perspectives in Agriculture, Veterinary Science, Nutrition and Natural Resources, 2006, 1, 040, pp 8 pp.
Abstract

In June and August, 1989, cutaneous haemorrhagic parafilariasis was found in 2 cattle among 30 pregnant dairy cattle transported from Hokkaido to Chiba Prefecture. One adult female worm (Parafilaria bovicola) was recovered from the blood spot in each of the cattle. Oral administration of ivermectin ...

Author(s)
Iida, M.; Taira, N.
Citation
Journal of Veterinary Medical Science, 1994, 56, 1, pp 203-205

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