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An epidemiological survey was carried out in the region of Lake Chad to determine the cattle diseases in the area and confirm the existence of Trypanosoma vivax. A transversal survey was conducted among 160 farmers followed by herd monitoring among 1000 animals. Results showed that the farmers in...

Author(s)
Doutoum, A. A.; Mbaindingatoloum, F. M.; Thebaud, E.; Delafosse, A.; Michaux, Y.; Desquesnes, M.
Publisher
Ecole Inter-Etats des Sciences et Medecine Veterinaires de Dakar, Dakar, Senegal
Citation
Revue Africaine de Santé et de Productions Animales, 2004, 2, 2, pp 144-147
Abstract

The laboratory, established at Farcha (Chad) in 1953, was united administratively five years later with the research centre for animal trypanosomiasis at Bouar (Central African Republic) to form the Veterinary and Zootechnical Research Region of Central Africa. This organization covers Chad, the...

Author(s)
Thome, M.
Publisher
Fort Lamy (Chad): Laboratoire de Farcha.,
Citation
Institut d'Elevage et de Medecine Vétérinaire des Pays Tropicaux. Region de recherehes vétérinadres et zootechniques de L'Afrique Centrale. Rapport annuel, 1963., 1964, pp 322 pp.
Abstract

FOOT AND MOUTH DISEASE virus type SAT 2 spread from Tanganyika to Kilimanjaro. A concurrent "O" type infection spread south and east to the Tanganyika border. Most districts were infected with either "O" or "A" type virus infection during the year. F. & M. disease vaccine is widely and confidently...

Author(s)
MacOwan, K. D. S.
Publisher
Nairobi,
Citation
Vestnik sel'sko-khozyaistvennoi Nauki, 1959, 5, pp 99 pp.
Abstract

Outbreaks of RINDERPEST decreased by 15.35% as compared with the previous year. Although tax was paid for over 4, 000, 000 cattle in 1955-56 only 38, 632 cattle were known to be infected with RINDERPEST and these had a mortality of 10.9%; - ' A remarkable success for the active immunization policy...

Publisher
Kaduna: Government Printer.,
Citation
Annual report on the Department of Veterinary Services of the Northern Region of Nigeria 1955-56., 1958, pp 26 pp.
Abstract

ANTHRAX occurs sporadically: 8, 150 cattle were immunized. Two outbreaks in human beings resulted from the ingestion of infected hippopotamus meat. BLACKLEG occurred in all districts. In Mbale 1, 000 animals died; 14, 100 animals were immunized. BOVINE CONTAGIOUS PLEURO-PNEUMONIA remains endemic in ...

Publisher
Entebbe: Govt. Printer.,
Citation
Annual report of the Veterinary Department for the year ended 31st December, 1951., 1952, pp 39 pp.
Abstract

In the Northern Territories the main problems were tick and fly-borne disease, overstocking, and disease introduced from neighbouring areas (e.g. a severe outbreak of RINDERPEST followed the entry of trade cattle from French territory). On the Accra plains water shortage was the limiting factor....

Publisher
Accra: Govt. Printing Dept.,
Citation
GOLD COAST., 1953, pp 8 pp.
Abstract

Staff shortage was aggravated by difficulties in obtaining modern equipment and this has hampered the first stages of development schemes.
There were 178 new outbreaks of BOVINE CONTAGIOUS PLEURO - PNEUMONIA involving nearly 20, 000 cattle. The situation is a cause of grave concern. All calves on...

Publisher
Lagos: Govt. Printer.,
Citation
Annual Report of the Veterinary Department, 1946., 1948, pp 27 pp.
Abstract

The outstanding feature of this report is the shortage of staff for the work to be done-equivalent to one officer per 600, 000 head.
Sporadic cases of ANTHRAX and BLACKLEG occurred throughout the Protectorate. 13000 cattle were given blackquarter vaccine.
Owing to a break in the quarantine measures ...

Author(s)
Mackintosh, W. L. S.
Publisher
Uganda: Govt. Printer.,
Citation
Annual Report of the Veterinary Department for the year ended 31st December 1945., 1947, pp 16 pp.
Abstract

ANTHRAX is sporadic in the Northern Territories but in the Southern Veterinary Sector where the drought has concentrated the herds near the water centres the disease has caused losses at over 50 localities. Eighty-four confirmed cases occurred in the coast area.
There were no losses among poultry...

Author(s)
Stewart, J. L.
Publisher
Accra: Govt. Printing Dept.,
Citation
GOLD COAST COLONY., 1947, pp 8 pp.
Abstract

A report of the last conference which would take place under these auspices, as the functions of the various Standing Research Committees were to be taken over by the East African Advisory Council for Agriculture, Animal Industry & Forestry. Summaries of the discussions of the various items on the...

Author(s)
Anon.
Citation
East African Agricultural Journal, 1948, 14, pp 58-65

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