Cookies on VetMed Resource

Like most websites we use cookies. This is to ensure that we give you the best experience possible.

 

Continuing to use www.cabi.org  means you agree to our use of cookies. If you would like to, you can learn more about the cookies we use.

VetMed Resource

Veterinary information to support practice, based on evidence and continuing education

Sign up to receive our Veterinary & Animal Sciences e-newsletter, book alerts and offers direct to your inbox.

Results per page:

Search results

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
AbstractFull Text

The objective of this study was to characterize compost from Ulex europaeus L. and contrast its physical and chemical characteristics with the compost Chilean Standard (NCh 2880). The trial was set up at the Pillanlelbun Experimental Centre, Chile, from December 2010 to April 2011. The test...

Author(s)
Tighe-Neira, R.; Leonelli-Cantergiani, G.; Montalba-Navarro, R.; Cavieres-Acuña, C.; Morales-Ulloa, D.
Publisher
Estacion Experimental Fabio Baudrit Moreno, Alajuela, Costa Rica
Citation
Agronomía Mesoamericana, 2014, 25, 2, pp 347-355
AbstractFull Text

The fullness of milk recording objectives in dairy cattle depends on the recording efficiency of a given country, which must guarantee genealogy by breed and consistent production data. This work describes Chilean milk recording systems, gives a brief historical description and compares them with...

Author(s)
Ferreira, O.; Mujica, F.; Uribe, H.; Lanuza, F.; Quinteros, G.; Concha, C.
Publisher
Facultad de Ciencias Agrarias, Universidad Austral de Chile, Valdivia, Chile
Citation
Agro Sur, 2010, 38, 3, pp 178-194
Abstract

This study was undertaken to evaluate the influence of daily pasture allowance and concentrate type on ruminal pH, the ammonia nitrogen (N-NH3) and the volatile fatty acid (VFA) concentrations in the rumen of autumn-calving dairy cows in early lactation. Three Chilean Black Friesian cows fitted...

Author(s)
Sotelo, J.; Noro, M.; Wittwer, F.; Smulders, J. P.; Pulido, R. G.
Publisher
Facultad de Ciencias Veterinarias, Universidad Austral de Chile, Valdivia, Chile
Citation
Archivos de Medicina Veterinaria, 2012, 44, 2, pp 167-172
Abstract

The effect of climate on dairy and beef cattle is variable and complex because it affects the environment in which the animals are raised and reproduced. Its influence on animal welfare and production have been recognized and studied since the 1950s. Climate affects livestock directly and...

Author(s)
Arias, R. A.; Mader, T. L.; Escobar, P. C.
Publisher
Facultad de Ciencias Veterinarias, Universidad Austral de Chile, Valdivia, Chile
Citation
Archivos de Medicina Veterinaria, 2008, 40, 1, pp 7-22
Abstract

The purpose of this study was to evaluate the effect of different levels of concentrate supplementation on the productive response of dairy cows fed high daily herbage allowance of spring pasture. The study was conducted from September to November of 2005. 28 spring calving Friesian cows were...

Author(s)
Pulido, R. G.; Escobar, A.; Follert, S.; Leiva, M.; Orellana, P.; Wittwer, F.; Balocchi, O.
Publisher
Facultad de Ciencias Veterinarias, Universidad Austral de Chile, Valdivia, Chile
Citation
Archivos de Medicina Veterinaria, 2009, 41, 3, pp 197-204
Abstract

From an animal production point of view, Cryptosporidium can cause great economic losses in systems that involve the raising of cattle by producing various degrees of diarrhea, particularly in calves that are less than 30 days of age. The main objective of this study was the detection of ...

Author(s)
Muñoz, P.; Fredes, F.; Díaz-Lee, A.; Mercado, R.; Ozaki, L. S.
Publisher
Facultad de Ciencias Veterinarias, Universidad Austral de Chile, Valdivia, Chile
Citation
Archivos de Medicina Veterinaria, 2011, 43, 2, pp 111-116
Abstract

The aim of this study was to evaluate the importance of 21 intrinsic and extrinsic attributes on the purchase of beef and the existence of different consumer segments in southern Chile. Direct surveys were performed on 400 consumers in Temuco, Araucania. The consumers attributed greatest importance ...

Author(s)
Schnettler, B.; Fica, D.; Sepúlveda, N.; Sepúlveda, J.; Denegri, M.
Publisher
Facultad de Ciencias Veterinarias, Universidad del Zulia, Maracaibo, Venezuela
Citation
Revista Cientifica, Facultad de Ciencias Veterinarias, Universidad del Zulia, 2010, 20, 1, pp 101-109
AbstractFull Text

The ingestive behaviour of dairy cows grazing L. perenne cv. Quartet with different levels and types of endophyte was evaluated over a 5-month period (Spring-Autumn). The trial was carried out in Osorno, on pastures of L. perenne cv. Quartet with: Low levels of endophytes (BES); endophyte AR1; and...

Author(s)
Soto S., C. A.; López C., I. F.; Balocchi L., O. A.
Publisher
Facultad de Ciencias Agrarias, Universidad Austral de Chile, Valdivia, Chile
Citation
Agro Sur, 2010, 38, 3, pp 222-233
Abstract

The objective of this research was to report on the prevalence of hydatidosis in the Province of Osorno, Chile, in the period 2002-2006. This information was collected from hydatidosis cases officially declared in authorized slaughterhouses in the province of Osorno. The prevalence of ovine and...

Author(s)
Rosas Hinostroza, H. P.
Publisher
Veterinaria Organizacion S.L., Malaga, Spain
Citation
REDVET, 2010, 11, 12, pp 121001

Refine Results

Sort Order
Author
Geographical Location
Item Type
Language
Organisms
Subject Topics