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Abstract

Trypanotolerance of N'Dama cattle is reviewed and also resistance to gastrointestinal helminths, ticks and some tick-transmitted diseases (dermatophilosis, anaplasmosis and babesiosis).

Author(s)
Mattioli, R. C.
Citation
Archivio Veterinario Italiano, 1993, 44, 1, pp 25-35
Abstract

The 1966 census showed 450, 128 cattle, 88, 820 sheep, 626, 121 goats, 142, 666 pigs, 51 horses and 486 donkeys. There was an outbreak of FOOT AND MOUTH DISEASE (type A virus) in the extreme north, which was an extension of the disease from Tanzania; attempts at control by vaccination with the...

Author(s)
Anon.
Publisher
Zomba: Ministry of Natural Resources.,
Citation
Malawi. Ministry of Natural Resources. Annual report of the Department of Veterinary Services and Animal Husbandry for 1966., 1968, pp 48 pp.
Abstract

During 1965 the cattle population increased by 5% and the lower annual rainfall and increased use of dipping facilities contributed to fewer losses from East Coast fever, piroplasmosis, anaplasmosis and heartwater. In northern and central areas theileriosis (Th. mutans) remained a problem, some...

Author(s)
Anon.
Publisher
Zomba: The Department,
Citation
Malawi. Ministry of Natural Resources. Annual report of the Department of Veterinary Services and Animal Husbandry for 1965., 1967, pp 42 + 11 pp.
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

The mam activities of the department in 1958 were again in connexion with the control of FOOT AND MOUTH DISEASE. The campaign, involving aphthization, had hardly been completed in February when a new outbreak, caused by SAT III type virus, occurred in Ngamiland, and this resulted in the closure of...

Author(s)
Unsworth, K.
Citation
Annual report of the Department of Veterinary Services for the period 1st Jan., 1958-31st Dec., 1959., 1960, pp 36 + 26 pp.
Abstract

CONTAGIOUS ABORTION is said to be endemic among African rattle. The diease was diagnosed in the indigenous herd of Nyasa zebu cattle improvement centre in the Central Province, where 50% of the animals gave positive reactions, but only eight cows aborted. Calf vaccinations are being carried out.
Of ...

Author(s)
Faulkner, D. E.
Publisher
Zomba, Nyasaland: Gov. Printer,
Citation
Annual Report 1956, Department of Veterinary Services and Animal Industry, Nyasaland., 1957, pp 46 pp.
Abstract

ANTHRAX was widespread and reported mortality was 408 head of which 245 were sheep. In areas with a high incidence mass inoculation was used. Comparatively few cases of BLACKLEG were encountered. BRUCELLOSIS was widespread among exotic and grade cattle and greater use was made of Strain 19 vaccine. ...

Author(s)
Dawe, E. C. S.
Publisher
Dar es Salaam: Government Printer.,
Citation
Annual Report of the Veterinary Department, 1955., 1956, 1, pp 36 pp.
Abstract

Cattle-The incidence of MASTITIS (mainly streptococcal and staphylococcal) is high. ANTHRAX is endemic in certain regions and voluntary vaccination is the method of control. TUBERCULOSIS, though increasing, is considered of secondary importance; its incidence is highest in Guatemala. BRUCELLOSIS is ...

Author(s)
Andersen, E. H.
Publisher
Rome: Food & Agriculture Organization of United Nations.,
Citation
Informe a los gobiernos de Costa Rica, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras. Nicaragua y Panama sobre sanidad animal, lucha contra las enfermedades del ganado y prevention de éstas en America Central y Panama., 1962, pp 27 pp.
Abstract

RINDERPEST was a major problem in the Lake and Western Provinces. In 47 outbreaks mortality was 6, 462 head, mainly young animals. Factors in the maintenance of the disease are evasion of vaccination and the impossibility of giving effective immunity to calves. Only one case of BOVINE CONTAGIOUS...

Author(s)
Dawe, E. C. S.
Publisher
TANGANYIKA., Dar es Salaam: Government Printer.,
Citation
Annual Report of the Veterinary Department, 1954., 1955, 1, pp 30 pp.
Abstract

The professional staff consisted of 17 veterinary surgeons of whom one resigned and five were newly appointed during the year. There were also 65 Animal Health Inspectors at the end of the year.
MASTITIS is prevalent in dairy herds. Penicillin has been more successful than any other drug used in...

Author(s)
Huston, P. D.
Publisher
Salisbury: Rhodesian Printing & Publishing Co. Ltd.,
Citation
Report of the Chief Veterinary Surgeon for the year 1947., 1948, pp 8 pp.

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