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Cover for Handling and transport of cattle and pigs in South America.

This chapter offers a short description of the importance of livestock production chains for South American countries, and covers initiatives used in Brazil, Chile and Uruguay to reduce bruising and other damage to beef and pork carcasses. It is shown that after training truck drivers and handlers, ...

Author(s)
Costa, M. J. R. P. da; Huertas, S. M.; Gallo, C.
ISBN
2019 CABI (H ISBN 9781786399151)
Type
Book chapter
Abstract

This book discusses the global market for animal health products focusing on the Brazilian animal health market which is considered the second largest in the world next to USA and overtaking some Latin American Countries. Highlight of this book focused on the economic growth, sales performance, and ...

Author(s)
Axt, B.
Publisher
Informa UK Ltd, London, UK
Citation
Animal health 2013 - Brazil and Latin America, 2013, pp 50 pp.
Abstract

Control measures for bovine tuberculosis (TB) based on surveillance in abattoirs, test-and-slaughter policy, and disease notification have been intensified in the last decades in the countries of South America, notably in Argentina, Brazil, Chile, and Uruguay. This chapter analyzes the current...

Author(s)
Kantor, I. N. de; Torres, P. M.; Roxo, E.; Garin, A.; Paredes Noack, L. A.; Sequeira, M. D.; Imaz, M. S.; Morcillo, N.; Telles, M. A. da S.
Publisher
John Wiley & Sons, Chichester, UK
Citation
Zoonotic tuberculosis: Mycobacterium bovis and other pathogenic mycobacteria, 2013, Ed.3, pp 35-49
AbstractFull Text

An overview on hydatidosis is given, including its causative agent, host range, transmission, history, distribution, diagnosis and clinical signs. Control and prevention of the disease are also discussed.

Author(s)
Alfredo López, R.
Publisher
Grupo Asis Biomedia, S.L., Zaragoza, Spain
Citation
Albéitar, 2014, No.176, pp 18, 20
Abstract

This proceedings is comprised of 58 papers covering the implementation of OIE animal welfare standards as well as the needs and possible tools to improve animal welfare globally. Focus is given on the worldwide implementation of the OIE animal welfare standards for transport of livestock by land,...

Publisher
OIE (World Organisation for Animal Health), Paris, France
Citation
2nd OIE global conference on animal welfare: putting the OIE standards to work, Cairo (Egypt), 20-22 October 2008, 2011, pp xix + 271 pp.
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for South America.

This chapter gives an overview of the long-distance transport of animals for slaughter in South America, with special regard to inherent sociocultural, livestock production, climatic and geographic conditions, as well as trade, stakeholders, legal framework, research and training in the field....

Author(s)
Gallo, C. B.; Tadich, T. A.
ISBN
2008 CABI (H ISBN 9781845934033)
Type
Book chapter
AbstractFull Text

This supplement gives an overview of the role played by the International Committee for Animal Recording (ICAR) Sub-Committee on Animal Identification and its use by ICAR members. A comprehensive review of animal identification techniques was provided. The viewpoint presented by a number of...

Author(s)
Pauw, R.; Mack, S.; Maki-Hokkonen, J.
Publisher
International Committee for Animal Recording (ICAR), Roma, Italy
Citation
ICAR Technical Series, 2004, No.9, pp d + 187 pp.
Abstract

The Mission visited South American countries to foster relationships with Great Britain and to promote the sale of British livestock, especially dairy stock.
Items of veterinary interest in the report are the need for representation being made to the Governments of Colombia and Venezuela to amend...

Publisher
London: H.M. Stat. Off.,
Citation
Agric. Overseas Rep., 1948, 8, pp 51 pp.

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