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This issue presents the proceedings of the 35 Scientific Conference of the Tanzania Veterinary Association, held in Arusha, Tanzania, last 5-7 December 2017. Topics of papers focused on the feeding, breeding, welfare, and reproduction of animals as well as on the diagnosis and treatment of diseases ...

Publisher
Tanzania Veterinary Association, Morogoro, Tanzania
Citation
Tanzania Veterinary Journal, 2017, 35, pp 7-249
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The aim of this study was to gain understanding of local chicken farming system from the Western Highlands of Cameroonian. Interviews and structure questionnaire were applied to 156 household. The main results showed that local chickens are bred by all the tribes in the area. Chicken farming is...

Author(s)
Keambou, T. C.; Kana, J. R.; Ngah, A. M.; Tedongmo, A. M. Y.; Juliano, S. R.; Lisita, F.; Manjeli, Y.
Publisher
CIPAV Foundation, Cali, Colombia
Citation
Livestock Research for Rural Development, 2016, 28, 3, pp Article 39
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Assemblages of waterfowl (Anatidae) at two cattle feedlots 120 km apart in Gauteng province, South Africa are described. Yellow-billed, Fulvous and White-faced Ducks, Cape Shoveller, and Cape and Red-billed Teals benefited directly from the cattle feedlots. Food items, such as undigested maize...

Author(s)
Niekerk, J. H. van
Publisher
NISC Pty Ltd, Grahamstown, South Africa
Citation
Ostrich, 2010, 81, 1, pp 31-37
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Communal livestock production systems are dynamic being responsive to changes in the socio-political and economic environments. A survey was conducted in Simbe communal area of Gokwe South District in Zimbabwe, to assess current livestock production systems. Five villages and 3 wards were randomly...

Author(s)
Maburutse, B. E.; Mutibvu, T.; Mbiriri, D. T.; Kashangura, M. T.
Publisher
Scienceline Publishing, Maragheh, Iran
Citation
Online Journal of Animal and Feed Research (OJAFR), 2012, 2, 4, pp 351-360
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The study was conducted to determine the seropositivity of smooth Brucella abortus, B. melitensis and B. suis in serum samples from indigenous and exotic avian species in north-central and south-western Nigeria. Two sites including Abuja (north-central) and Ibadan (south-western) were chosen for...

Author(s)
Cadmus, S. I. B.; Adesokan, H. K.; Oluwayelu, D. O.; Idris, A. O.; Stack, J. A.
Publisher
Inter-African Bureau for Animal Resources, Nairobi, Kenya
Citation
Bulletin of Animal Health and Production in Africa, 2010, 58, 4, pp 402-405
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Of 1 346 faecal samples from the Chikwawa and Thyolo districts of Malawi, analysed for the presence of Cryptosporidium oocysts between October 2001 and May 2003, 61.3% were from cattle (29.8% of these were from calves <6 months old). Cryptosporidium oocysts were detected during all three seasons studied in...

Author(s)
Banda, Z.; Nichols, R. A. B.; Grimason, A. M.; Smith, H. V.
Publisher
Onderstepoort Veterinary Institute, Onderstepoort, South Africa
Citation
Onderstepoort Journal of Veterinary Research, 2009, 76, 4, pp 363-375
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With its over all theme on Animal hygiene and sustainable livestock production, this third volume presents papers submitted at the Proceedings of the 15th International Congress of the International Society for Animal Hygiene, held in Vienna, Austria, on 3-7 July 2011. The Congress aims at giving...

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Köfer, J.; Schobesberger, H.
Publisher
Tribun EU, Brno, Czech Republic
Citation
Animal hygiene and sustainable livestock production. Proceedings of the XVth International Congress of the International Society for Animal Hygiene, Vienna, Austria, 3-7 July 2011, Volume 3, 2011, pp 1021-1451
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A survey on livestock production was conducted through questionnaires among 76 rural farmers in the three wards of Enseleni district in Northern Kwazulu, Natal. The study showed that the livestock owned comprised chickens, cattle, sheep and ducks. Cattle and goats were the main livestock used for...

Author(s)
Kunene, N. W.; Fossey, A.
Publisher
CIPAV Foundation, Cali, Colombia
Citation
Livestock Research for Rural Development, 2006, 18, 8, pp 113
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Dermatophytes are among the most frequent causes of ringworm infections in domesticated animals. They are known to serve as reservoirs of the zoophilic dermatophytes and these infections have important zoonotic implication. In Nigeria and probably West Africa, there are not many studies on the...

Author(s)
Nweze, E. I.
Publisher
Instituto de Medicina Tropical de São Paulo, São Paulo, Brazil
Citation
Revista do Instituto de Medicina Tropical de São Paulo, 2011, 53, 2, pp 95-99
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A description is provided for Lichtheimia corymbifer [Mycocladus corymbifer]. Details of its geographical distribution (Egypt, Gambia, Ghana, Kenya, Mauritius, Nigeria, Sudan, Zambia, Canada (Alberta, British Columbia, Manitoba, Quebec), USA (Illinois, Maryland, New York, South Dakota, Wisconsin),...

Author(s)
Kirk, P. M.
Publisher
CABI, Wallingford, UK
Citation
IMI Descriptions of Fungi and Bacteria, 2008, No.178, pp Sheet 1774

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