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The 1963 livestock census showed 1, 349, 773 cattle, 127, 500 sheep, 359, 614 goats, 8, 668 horses, 27, 612 donkeys, 593 mules, 56 camels, 3, 537 pigs, 110, 943 poultry and 29, 359 dogs. A SAT3 FOOT AND MOUTH DISEASE outbreak in 1963 was successfully confined by quarantine and aphthization. It was...

Author(s)
Falconer, J.
Publisher
Mahalapye: The Department,
Citation
Bechuanaland. Annual Reports of the Department of Veterinary Services for the period 1st January, 1962 to 31st December, 1963., 1964, pp 22 + 10 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

One case of EAST COAST FEVER and 43 of BENIGN BOVINE GONDERIOSIS were recorded. Nine cattle died from ANTHRAX, 192 from RED-WATER and 59 from GALLSICKNESS. No outbreak of FOOT AND MOUTH DISEASE occurred. An outbreak of SHEEP SCAB and 10 outbreaks of GOAT MANGE were suppressed by double dipping in...

Author(s)
King, J. G. M.
Publisher
Bremersdorp: Land Utilization Department.,
Citation
Swaziland Protectorate. Annual Report of the Department of Land Utilization for the year ended 31st December 1960., 1961, pp 35 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 livestock figures for 1962 are 337, 061 cattle, 1, 423, 614 sheep, 688, 292 goats, 92, 575 horses and 54, 630 donkeys. There were no major epidemics during the year. There was a single outbreak of ANTHRAX; 23, 636 animals were vaccinated. BLACK-LEO was fairly widespread, 22 outbreaks being...

Author(s)
Anon.
Citation
Maseru. Basutoland: Dept. Agric., 1963, pp 95 pp.
Abstract

The number of the staff remained the same as in the previous year, one vacancy for a veterinary research officer was not filled at the end of the year on grounds of economy. RINDERPEST control was still the main occupation of the department, together with that of the other cattle diseases which are ...

Author(s)
Henderson, W. W.
Publisher
Lagos : Govt. Printer.,
Citation
Annual Report on the Veterinary Department for the Year 1938., 1940, pp 31 pp.
Abstract

Experimental reduction of livestock from 3.7 acres per head of large stock to five acres per head, or an equivalent number of small stock combined with rotational grassland management is being carried out on an area of 3, 700 acres of land, on which 793 people live. Progress with this work is...

Author(s)
Basutoland.
Citation
Annual Report of the Department of Agriculture for the year ending 30th September, 1948., 1948, pp 34 pp.
Abstract

The European staff consists of 17 veterinary officers, 3 laboratory assistants, l mechanic and 10 stockmen, with African clerical and field staffs.
During the year, legislation has been introduced for controlling the movements of trade cattle. Border inspection posts have been established and also...

Author(s)
Henderson, W. W.
Publisher
London: Crown Agents.,
Citation
Annual Report of the Veterinary Department for 1934., 1935, pp 32 pp.
Abstract

During the year, 1, 116 specimens were examined" Vaccination of all sheep and goats against ANTHRAX was continued compulsorily and: also the voluntary inoculation of other animals; 570, 000 animals were "noculated. Heavy losses of sheep occurred from an acute catarrhal fever in which there was an...

Publisher
Nicosia : Govt. Printing Off.,
Citation
Annual report of the Director of Agriculture for the year 1943., 1944, pp 4 pp.
Abstract

The European veterinary staff numbers five and, in addition, there are 16 native veterinary assistants. The year was notable for the fact that the plan of immunization against rinderpest in the northern territories was completed and there only remains the task of immunizing the fresh lot of young...

Publisher
Accra : Govt. Printer,
Citation
STEWART, J. L., 1934, pp 34 pp.

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