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The approximately 1.58 million pigs in Tanzania represent 3.7% of the national population of quadruped meat-producing animals. Pigs are kept mainly by small producers who own 99.5% of the national stock in units that average 3.04 animals (range 2-48). Government policy has had little practical...

Author(s)
Wilson, R. T.; Swai, E.
Publisher
Springer, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Tropical Animal Health and Production, 2013, 45, 6, pp 1269-1275
Abstract

A review on the animal health research opportunities in Nusa Tenggara Timur and Nusa Tenggara Barat, two provinces considered by the central government to be major sources of slaughter animals in Indonesia is presented. Disease control and prevention issues highlighted in this study includes:...

Author(s)
Christie, B. M.
Publisher
Australian Centre for International Agricultural Research (ACIAR), Canberra, Australia
Citation
ACIAR Technical Reports Series, 2007, No.65, pp 76 pp.
Abstract

An illustrated account of schemes for the control of brucellosis, mange, scrapie, screw-worm, cattle fever tick, tuberculosis, anaplas-mosis, warble fly, swine fever, viral encephalitis and poultry diseases in the United States. There is also information on laboratory services, movement of...

Publisher
USDA, Washington DC, USA
Citation
Activities handbook. Animal disease eradication division., 1961, pp 63 pp.
Abstract

An influenza-like disease of horses spread through the Northern Territory. It had a very high morbidity but low mortality. Deaths occurred only in horses in poor condition and pneumonia was the final cause of death. Haemolytic streptococci were found in swabs. The overall incidence of TUBERCULOSIS...

Author(s)
Anon.
Publisher
Animal Industry Branch, Alice Springs, Australia
Citation
Australia. Northern Territory Administration. Animal Industry Branch. Seventeenth Annual Report 1962-1963 (covering activities for the year ending 30/6/63.)., 1963, pp 64 pp.
Abstract

Droughts caused stock losses in many regions. Comparable losses were also caused by toxic plants, whose importance is becoming ever greater, with the intensification of farming. There were hundreds of deaths in the Transvaal from GOUSIEKTE, which was shown to be due to poisoning by the wild date ...

Author(s)
Anon.
Publisher
Pretoria: Govt. Printer. RO.60 (Overseas RO.75),
Citation
Republic of South Africa. Annual Report of the Secretary for Agricultural Technical Services for the period 1st July 1962, to 30th June, 1963., 1964, pp 106 pp.
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

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

Civil disturbances disrupted all technical services for the first half of the year but with restoration of public order, activities were resumed and even intensified in spite of shortage of staff. The influx of United Nations Troops and personnel at the British Military Base created a considerable...

Author(s)
Petris, M. A.
Publisher
Nicosia: The Department,
Citation
Republic of Cyprus. Annual report of the Department of Veterinary Services for the year 1964., 1964, pp 57 pp.
Abstract

This 12th volume of the collected works of the Siberian Veterinary Research Institute contains 38 papers on infectious and parasitic diseases and animal hygiene. It commences with a review of five years' work from 1958 to 1962. SWINE FEVER: The number of infected premises was reduced from 592 in...

Author(s)
Kopyrin, A. V.; Selivanov, A. V.; Getta, G. I.; Norkina, Z. A.; Ovsyanov, N. I.
Citation
Voprosy profilaktiki i lecheniya boleznei sel'skok-hozyaistvennykh zhivotnykh., 1964, pp 283 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.

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