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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

The Veterinary Research Institute at Onderstepoort produced 146 million doses of 50 different vaccines, while 300 000 samples were received for laboratory diagnosis. High cell counts indicative of mastitis were present in 9% of milk samples tested at Johannesburg in 1983, compared with 21% in 1975, ...

Citation
Annual report, 1 April 1983 to 31 March 1984., 1985, pp 85pp.
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The following diseases were reported during the year: foot and mouth disease (2 cases in quarantined giraffes), rabies (420 cases), sheep scab (493 outbreaks), psoroptic mange of cattle (26 outbreaks), swine erysipelas (74 outbreaks at abattoirs), Johne's disease (5 cases), psittacosis (20...

Publisher
Department of Agriculture, Pretoria, South Africa
Citation
Annual report of the Director General: Agricultural Economics and Marketing for the period 1 April 1984 to 31 March 1985., 1986, pp 13-17
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Over 60 000 cattle were involved in outbreaks of foot and mouth disease but following vaccination and some slaughter the country became as free of the disease on 25 August 1980. Of 2645 specimens examined for rabies, 472 were positive. The occurrence of rabies among the various species was meercat...

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Annual report, 1 April, 1980 to 31 March, 1981., 1981, pp 73-99
Abstract

Work on Parafilaria established that it lives for about one year but the oviposition periods are much shorter. Treatment with nitroxynil was effective however, it was difficult to prevent re-infection of young animals, during the next transmission season, in a Parafilaria-infected area. A...

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Annual report of the Secretary for Agricultural Technical Services for the period 1 July, 1978 to 30 June, 1979., 1980, pp vii + 114 pp.
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The majority of this report deals with aspects of agriculture which are not of specific veterinary interest. In the chapter on veterinary services, three outbreaks of FMD in S. Africa were reported during the year. SAT 1 and SAT II were the viral strains involved. Progress in the eradication of...

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Annual report of the Secretary for Agricultural Technical Services for the period 1 July, 1974 to 30 June, 1975., 1976, pp vi + 229 pp.
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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 laboratory has operated in the Republic of Panama for 38 years, and has a special interest in bio-medical ecology. Investigations are reported into arboviruses, leishmaniasis, trypanosomiasis in man and wild animals; malaria and other parasitic diseases; certain bacterial diseases; entomology;...

Author(s)
Anon.
Publisher
Washington: U.S. Government Printing Office,
Citation
U.S. A. Thirty-eighth annual report of the work and operations of the Gorgas Memorial Laboratory, fiscal year 1966., 1967, pp 34 pp.
Abstract

RINDERPEST: there were 417 outbreaks, against 360 the previous year, and no Province was free from the disease; 932, 403 breeding cattle and 432, 128 market cattle were vaccinated. CONTAGIOUS BOVINE PLEUROPNEUMONIA: strong control measures, including the creation of a belt of 173, 660 vaccinated ...

Author(s)
Anon
Publisher
Kaduna: Government Printer,
Citation
Northern Nigeria. Animal Report on the Veterinary Division of the Ministry of Animal Health and Forestry of Northern Nigeria for the year 1958-59., 1962, pp 33 pp.
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.

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