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The aim of the study was to determine the species spectrum of ixodid ticks that infest horses and donkeys in South Africa and to identify those species that act as vectors of disease to domestic livestock. Ticks were collected opportunistically from 391 horses countrywide by their owners or grooms, ...

Author(s)
Horak, I. G.; Heyne, H.; Halajian, A.; Booysen, S.; Smit, W. J.
Publisher
AOSIS OpenJournals, Tygervalley, South Africa
Citation
Onderstepoort Journal of Veterinary Research, 2017, 84, 1, pp a1302
Abstract

Infection of livestock in the Sudan with Babesia is widespread. This increased after an extremely high rainfall in August 1988. Investigation revealed the presence of Babesia bigemina as the causative agent. Ticks collected from cattle in these outbreaks were identified as Boophilus annulatus,...

Author(s)
Mohamed, A. A.; Yagoub, I. A.
Citation
Tropical Animal Health and Production, 1990, 22, 2, pp 123-125
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

Serious loss of livestock during the German occupation necessitated the importation of large numbers of animals by the UNRRA organization in an endeavour to restore the predominantly agricultural economy of Greece.
There are 160 qualified veterinarians. One hundred of these are employed by the...

Author(s)
Kaplan, M. M.
Citation
Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association, 1946, 109, pp 25-34
Abstract

CATTLE DISEASES.-ANTHRAX appears to have been confined to areas in which the disease is enzootic; 12, 762 cattle were given saponified spore culture vaccine. Immunity appeared to be solid after 15 days. BOVINE TUBERCULOSIS appears to be confined to the mandated portion of the Cameroons: over 15% of ...

Author(s)
Henderson, W. W.
Publisher
Kaduna: Govt. Printer.,
Citation
Annual Report of the Veterinary Department, 1936., 1937, pp 42 pp.
Abstract

This is a comprehensive and systematic review of the extensive literature, most of which is Italian, on the Italian-Abyssinian war. There are ten chapters on the topography, ethnology and climate of Abyssinia, Italian military operations, the preparations made for the personnel and for the...

Author(s)
Erban.
Citation
Zeitschrift fur Veterinarkunde mit besondere Berucksichtigung der Hygiene, 1939, 51, 10, pp 48 pp.
Abstract

The usual diagnostic returns are given in tables, also the dipping and abattoir returns.
RINDERPEST.-Nearly 400 litres of serum were prepared by immunization of Ankole cattle by a single injection of serum and virus. The resultant antiserum was found to be remarkably potent. Jacotot's method of...

Author(s)
Mettam, R. W. M.
Citation
Ann. Rep. Vet. Dept., Uganda, 1932., 1933, pp 21-37 pp.
Abstract

The number of fresh outbreaks during the year was eight and the mortality 798 head, as compared with five and 374, respectively, during the previous year. Eleven farms regarded as infected at the beginning of the year were released from quarantine, no case of the disease having occurred on any of...

Author(s)
Sinclair, J. M.; Bevan, L. E. W.
Publisher
Govt. Ptr. East Coast Fever (African Coast Fever), Salisbury, Rhodesia
Citation
SOUTHERN RHODESIA. Report of the Chief Veterinary Surgeon [SINCLAIR (J. M.)] for the year 1919 (with the report of the Veterinary Bacteriologist) [BEVAN (LI.E.W.)]., 1920, pp 17 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

CONTAGIOUS DISEASES. Cattle Plague (Rinderpest) and Double Inoculation. In 1916 18 deaths only from rinderpest were recorded, in two Provinces (Girga and Daqahiya), but in addition 104 cases were detected amongst cattle imported from the Soudan. In the preceding year (1915) 358 deaths were reported ...

Author(s)
Littlewood, W.
Publisher
Govt. Press., Cairo, Egypt
Citation
Ministry of Agriculture (Egypt). Veterinary Service. Annual Reports for the Years 1916 & 1917., 1920, pp 59 pp.: 43 pp.

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