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Abstract

The extreme climatic differences due to the geographical position of the country, have a marked influence on the incidence of certain animal diseases. In the most southerly region, where annual rainfalls range from 30 mm. inland, to 400 mm. on the coast, losses in sheep from enterotoxaemia are...

Author(s)
Schulz, L. C.
Citation
Deutsche Tierarztliche Wochenschrift, 1964, 71, pp 397-402
Abstract

The 1964 census showed 411, 419 cattle, 74, 139 sheep, 480, 295 goats, 133, 221 pigs, 44 horses, and 544 donkeys. The country has been free of FOOT AND MOUTH DISEASE since 1962. AFRICAN SWINE FEVER occurred in the Central Region, probably killing over 1, 000 pigs. It was undoubtedly an extension of ...

Author(s)
Anon.
Publisher
Zomba: Ministry of Natural Resources,
Citation
Malawi, Annual Report of the Department of Veterinary Services and Animal Industry for the year ended 1964., 1965, pp 64 pp.
Abstract

Nyasaland had 356, 514 cattle, 75, 297 sheep, 460, 611 goats, 119, 913 pigs and a small number of horses and donkeys.
Nine deaths from BLACKLEG were recorded. Animals immunized were 9, 812 cattle and 566 sheep.
TUBERCULOSIS persists in the Mzimba District and also in the S.W. of the Karanga...

Author(s)
Faulkner, D. E.
Publisher
Zomba, Nyasaland: Govt. Printer.,
Citation
Annual Report, 1959. Department of Veterinary Services and Animal Industry, Nyasaland., 1960, pp 56 pp.
Abstract

There are 307, 026 cattle, 78, 709 sheep, 326, 113 goats, 77, 145 pigs, 37 horses and 199 donkeys.
Tick-borne diseases are the most common causes of losses. EAST COAST FEVER is endemic in the Northern and Central Provinces; of 298 cases diagnosed in the Central Province, most occurred during the...

Author(s)
Faulkner, D. E.
Publisher
Zomba (Nyasaland) : Govt. Printer.,
Citation
Annual Report, 1955. Department of Veterinary Services and Animal Industry, Nyasaland., 1956, pp 47 pp.
Abstract

The Conference was attended by 14 representatives of six West Indian Governments.
The delegates agreed that the incidence of TB. was low in the West Indies. The principal reservoir was working cattle and steers. In Jamaica there were 6 % reacting among working oxen while the figure for all cattle...

Publisher
Kingston: Govt. Printer.,
Citation
Canadian Journal of Research, 1947, pp 7 pp.
Abstract

The European staff was reduced to 45 persons during the year. Mr. F. J. McCALL the Director retired Mr. HORNBY was appointed Acting Director [since appointed Director]and Mr. EVANS Acting Pathologist.
DISEASE CONTROL.
ANTHRAX is epizootic amongst sheep and goats being the most important causé of...

Author(s)
Hornby, H. E.
Publisher
Dar es Salaam: Government Printer.,
Citation
Annual Report of the Department of Veterinary Science and Animal Husbandry 1931., 1932, pp 59 pp.
Abstract

" Eradication of rinderpest and contagious bovine pleuro-pneumonia, and the local control of every other disease, whenever this is economically desirable ", summarizes disease control policy.
RINDERPEST.-Outbreaks were dealt with by methods which varied somewhat in detail, but were all based on the ...

Author(s)
Lowe, H. J.
Publisher
Tanganyika,
Citation
Report. Dept. Vet. Sci., 1935, pp 6-19 pp.
Abstract

This is a most comprehensive report, covering animal diseases, all aspects of public health in which veterinarians take part, and the livestock census.
The sections consist of a short account of the diseases as encountered during the period, copies of individual reports from officials and a...

Author(s)
Müssemeier; Hofferber.
Publisher
Berlin : Richard Schoetz.,
Citation
Veroffentlichungen aus den Jahres-Veterinar-Berichten der beamteten Tierarzte Preussens fur die Jahre 1931 und 1932., 1934, Pt. 2, pp 885 pp.
Abstract

Towards the middle of the construction period of the Panama Canal the Hospital at Ancon organized a dairy and stocked it with animals from the United States, chiefly from the Gulf coast region. A number of pigs and a considerable number of chickens were also imported and subsequently the enterprise ...

Author(s)
Clark, H. C.
Citation
Journal of Infectious Diseases, 1918, 22, 2, pp 159-168
Abstract

SECTION ON CONTAGIOUS DISEASES.
Cattle Plague (Rinderpest). During the year, 1, 794 deaths were reported in two Governates and 14 Provinces. This represented a death-rate of about 0.1 per cent. In addition to the cases that occurred in the interior of the country, 621 cases were detected amongst ...

Author(s)
Littlewood, W. L.
Publisher
Cairo : Government Press.,
Citation
EGYPT. Ministry of Agriculture. Veterinary Service. Annual Report for the Year 1919-20., 1921, pp 47 pp.

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