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Abstract

A cross-sectional study was undertaken to assess prevalence of trypanosomosis, anaplasmosis, babesiosis, ECF and helminth infections and factors associated with them in Kajiado District, Kenya. Purposive and random selection procedures were used to identify participating pastoralists and animals...

Author(s)
Maichomo, M. W.; Gitau, G. K.; Gathuma, J. M.; Ndung'u, J. M.; Kosura, W. O.
Publisher
Inter-African Bureau for Animal Resources, Nairobi, Kenya
Citation
Bulletin of Animal Health and Production in Africa, 2010, 58, 1, pp 11-21
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.
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

This is an annual report covering the period 1st July, 1954, to 1st June, 1955. anthrax is sporadic; annual vaccination is carried out: blackleg causes more losses but could be controlled if farmers availed themselves of the vaccine in good time. lamb dysentery, enterotoxaemia and malignant oedema...

Citation
Fmg S, Afr., 1956, 31, pp 106-119 ; 136
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

There were 19 Veterinary Surgeons on the staff. The Veterinary Research branch has been combined with the Veterinary Department under the Director of Veterinary Services. Four professional officers resigned during the year. At the end of the year there were six vacancies for Veterinary Surgeons...

Author(s)
Lawrence, D. A.
Publisher
Salisbury: Rhodesian Printing & Publishing Co. Ltd.,
Citation
Report of the Director of Veterinary Services for the year 1948., 1949, pp 17 pp.
Abstract

The output of dairy products and pig production was well maintained at the level of the 1947 figures. During the year the purchasing of cattle by the Livestock Control increased to a total of 118, 418 cattle. Of these 100, 354 were from Kenya, 11, 503 from Uganda and 6, 561 from Somalia. 14, 392 of ...

Author(s)
Daubney, R.
Publisher
Nairobi : Govt. Printer,
Citation
Annual report of the Veterinary Department, 1942., 1943, pp 13 pp.
Abstract

Shortage of European staff still limits the Department's efforts in research on disease. The Veterinary Staff consists of eight and there are two vacancies.
The total cattle population is 264, 075, sheep 38, 783, goats 259, 858, pigs 52, 548 and poultry 1, 560, 242. There are only 65 horses and 143 ...

Publisher
Zomba, Nyasaland : Govt. Printer.,
Citation
Annual report of the Department of Veterinary Services for the year ended 31st December, 1950., 1951, pp 16 pp.
Abstract

The year as a whole was favourable to, stock farming and the local demand for all livestock produce remained, high.
Fifty-eight outbreaks of ANTHRAX were reported in the settled areas. There was no change in the position in the native reserves. 181 outbreaks of BLACKLEG were notified; the increased ...

Author(s)
Daubney, R.
Publisher
Nairobi: Govt. Printer,
Citation
Annual report of the Veterinary Department 1941., 1942, pp 16 pp.
Abstract

The authors described recent observations on external parasites of livestock in S. Africa and made recommendations as to the direction of future research in this field.
Tripanosomiasis is not a major problem as it is confined to an area in Zululand. Three species of tsetse fly are present, Glossina ...

Author(s)
Du Toit, R.; Graf, H.; Theiler, G.
Publisher
Johannesburg.,
Citation
Commun. Afr. Reg. Sci. Conf., 1949, C(k) 6, pp 5 pp.

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