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During the year 2009, 47 of the African Union (AU) Member States (MS) submitted their animal disease status reports to AU-IBAR. This was quite an improvement as compared to 44 MS who submitted their reports in 2008. Out of the expected 636 monthly disease reports from all MS, 551 were received as...

Publisher
African Union Inter-African Bureau for Animal Resources (AU-IBAR), Nairobi, Kenya
Citation
Pan African Animal Health Yearbook, 2009, 2009, pp ix + 32 + XIV pp.
Abstract

Staff were faced with an acute problem of containing CONTAGIOUS BOVINE PLEUROPNEUMONIA in about 7, 000 cattle belonging to Sudanese refugees. The following measures were taken: all Sudanese cattle entering Uganda were directed to the Agoloki quarantine area; within 1-2 weeks all were submitted to...

Author(s)
Nsubuga, H. S. K.
Publisher
Govt. Printer, Entebbe,
Citation
Uganda. Annual report of the Department of Veterinary Services and Animal Industry for the year ended 31st December, 1966., 1967, pp 58 pp.
Abstract

Cattle in Uganda totalled 3, 430, 000, sheep and goats 3, 857, 000. The over-all slaughter for meat rose to 410, 000 head.
Stock-owners paid nearly £36, 000 for drugs and vaccines as curatives but were reluctant to pay for such vaccines as ANTHRAX, BLACKLEG, HAEMORRHAGIC SEPTICAEMIA unless a threat ...

Author(s)
Randall, J. B.
Publisher
Entebbe, Uganda: Govt. Printer. Shs. 3/60.,
Citation
Annual report of the Department of Veterinary Services and Animal Industry for the year ended 31st December, 1958., 1959, pp 52 pp.
Abstract

I. In this booklet the papers presented at the F.A.O. Nairobi Rinderpest Meeting in 1948 are reproduced, the discussions are summarized and the conclusions are set out, The meeting was attended by workers from 22 countries and territories and was under the chairmanship of Sir Daniel Cabot.
Daubney, ...

Author(s)
Daubney, R.
Publisher
Washington,
Citation
F. A. O. Agricultural Studies, 1949, 8, pp 6-23
Abstract

I. Losses from contagious disease were exceptionally low; probably lower than in any year since the last half century. Almost one and a quarter million prophylactic products were administered in control of RINDERPEST and approx. three quarters of a million cattle were vaccinated against BOVINE...

Author(s)
Evans, J. T. R.
Publisher
Sudan: McCorquodale & Co. (Sudan) Ltd.,
Citation
Annual report of the Sudan Veterinary Service for the period 1st July 1951 to 30th June 1952., 1952, pp 28 pp.
Abstract

Cases of ANTHRAX in cattle occurred in Blue Nile Province and in the quarantine at Khartoum North (22) and Wadi Haifa (87) and a few cases of ANTHRAX and of CASEOUS LYMPHADENITIS in sheep and goats.
Forty-five animals were destroyed because of CRYPTOCOCCUS INFECTIONS.
There was a decrease in the...

Author(s)
Evans, J. T. R.
Citation
SUDAN., 1946, pp 22 pp.
Abstract

P. gave a short account of the relative merits of inactivated vaccines, goat-adapted, egg-adapted and rabbit-adapted virus vaccines. P. has had experience at Nanking with a rabbit-adapted virus which has had more than 800 passages in rabbits. It has given good results even in cattle imported from...

Author(s)
Purchase, H. S.
Publisher
Office International des Epizooties, Paris, France
Citation
Bulletin de l'Office International des Epizooties, 1948, 30, pp 5-11
Abstract

RINDERPEST was widespread but of low virulence, the mortality rate being only 1.3% against 1.7% for the previous year. 80, 394 head of cattle were serumized and 13, 133 head vaccinated against this disease. CONTAGIOUS PLEURO-PNEUMONIA affected 13, 766 cattle of which 384 died or were slaughtered.
...

Author(s)
Glan-ville, W. H.
Citation
Report. Sudan Veterinary Service, 1944, pp 1-22 pp.
Abstract

I. ANTHRAX and BLACKLEG are confused by African owners of livestock; it is thought that anthrax occurs rarely, as reports of deaths decrease in areas where blackleg vaccinations are carried out on a large scale. Trypanosoma congolense and T. vivax are the common trypanosomes of cattle. It was hoped ...

Author(s)
Simmons, R.
Publisher
Entebbe: Govt. Printer,
Citation
Veterinary Department. Annual report for the year ended 31st December, 1943., 1943, pp 8 pp.
Abstract

I. PERSONNEL.-Four British veterinary inspectors were released for military service, and, although their duties were ostensibly purely veterinary, they had to fulfil other functions.
" it is rare nowadays to find British [combat] officers with the requisite knowledge of animals to make them good...

Author(s)
Fisher, C. P.
Citation
Annual Report of the Sudan Veterinary Service for the Year 1941., 1941, pp 30 pp.

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