Cookies on VetMed Resource

Like most websites we use cookies. This is to ensure that we give you the best experience possible.

 

Continuing to use www.cabi.org  means you agree to our use of cookies. If you would like to, you can learn more about the cookies we use.

VetMed Resource

Veterinary information to support practice, based on evidence and continuing education

Sign up to receive our Veterinary & Animal Sciences e-newsletter, book alerts and offers direct to your inbox.

Results per page:

Search results

Abstract

A meta-analysis was performed to derive prevalence estimates for Brucella spp., Mycobacterium spp. and Trypanosoma spp. in cattle in Tanzania using data derived from a systematic review of zoonotic hazards in cattle production systems. Articles published before 2012 reporting prevalence and...

Author(s)
Alonso, S.; Dohoo, I.; Lindahl, J.; Verdugo, C.; Akuku, I.; Grace, D.
Publisher
Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, UK
Citation
Animal Health Research Reviews, 2016, 17, 1, pp 16-27
AbstractFull Text

This issue presents the proceedings of the 35 Scientific Conference of the Tanzania Veterinary Association, held in Arusha, Tanzania, last 5-7 December 2017. Topics of papers focused on the feeding, breeding, welfare, and reproduction of animals as well as on the diagnosis and treatment of diseases ...

Publisher
Tanzania Veterinary Association, Morogoro, Tanzania
Citation
Tanzania Veterinary Journal, 2017, 35, pp 7-249
Abstract

This study was carried out to assess farmers' knowledge and perceptions on tick species, tick-borne diseases (TBDs), tick control measures, production constraints and tolerance of Tarime and Sukuma zebu cattle to TBDs. The study involved 240 agro-pastoralists from Serengeti, Tarime, Maswa and Meatu ...

Author(s)
Laisser, E. L. K.; Chenyambuga, S. W.; Msalya, G.; Kipanyula, M. J.; Mdegela, R. H.; Karimuribo, E. D.; Mwilawa, A. J.; Kusiluka, L. J. M.
Publisher
CIPAV Foundation, Cali, Colombia
Citation
Livestock Research for Rural Development, 2015, 27, 4, pp Article 64
Abstract

Slaughterhouses provide a safeguard that prevents the public from consuming meat of poor quality or meat which may be infected with zoonotic diseases. This work reviews a 3-year database of cattle that were slaughtered and inspected between 2010 and 2012 at Dodoma abattoir, Tanzania. In addition,...

Author(s)
Tembo, W.; Nonga, H. E.
Publisher
Onderstepoort Veterinary Institute, Onderstepoort, South Africa
Citation
Onderstepoort Journal of Veterinary Research, 2015, 82, 1, pp Art. #855
AbstractFull Text

A study was carried out in Kilosa and Gairo districts to identify and characterize animal health constraints as perceived by stakeholders in the beef and milk value chains. A combination of methods was used to collect data, namely, mapping of value chain actors and baseline survey. The baseline...

Author(s)
Karimuribo, E. D.; Kimbita, E. N.; Silayo, R. S.; Mgongo, F. O. K.; Mpanduji, D. G.; Wambura, R. M.; Batamuzi, E. K.; Matiko, M. K.; Massawe, L. B.; Sendalo, D.; Mwakalobo, A. B. S.; Rich, K.
Publisher
Tanzania Veterinary Association, Morogoro, Tanzania
Citation
Tanzania Veterinary Journal, 2013, 28, 2, pp 6-13
AbstractFull Text

This issue contains articles on tsetse distribution in Tanzania in 2012; detection of human-infective trypanosomes in acutely-infected Jack Russel from Zambia's south Luangwa national park by loop-mediated isothermal amplification; spatial distribution of non-clinical Rift Valley fever viral...

Publisher
Tanzania Veterinary Association, Morogoro, Tanzania
Citation
Tanzania Veterinary Journal, 2013, 28, Special Issue, pp 1-95
AbstractFull Text

A study was conducted to determine the protection ability of East Coast fever (ECF) vaccine delivered in several regions of Tanzania. A total of 1216 immunised cattle were sampled from four regions of Tanzania for analysis of Theileria parva antibody levels. Animals that were examined came from...

Author(s)
Magwisha, H. B.; Ruheta, M. R.; Mbwambo, H. A.; Madege, M.; Ranga, E. E.; Makungu, L. S.
Publisher
Commonwealth Veterinary Association, Bangalore, India
Citation
Journal of Commonwealth Veterinary Association, 2011, 27, 2, pp 87-92
Abstract

The approximately 1.58 million pigs in Tanzania represent 3.7% of the national population of quadruped meat-producing animals. Pigs are kept mainly by small producers who own 99.5% of the national stock in units that average 3.04 animals (range 2-48). Government policy has had little practical...

Author(s)
Wilson, R. T.; Swai, E.
Publisher
Springer, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Tropical Animal Health and Production, 2013, 45, 6, pp 1269-1275
Abstract

An abattoir survey was conducted on clinically healthy 115,186 cattle, 61,551 sheep and 37,850 goats slaughtered in Arusha municipality, Tanzania, between 2005 and 2007. The objective was to determine the prevalence of disease conditions affecting the lungs. Routine meat inspection procedures were...

Author(s)
Mellau, L. S. B.; Nonga, H. E.; Karimuribo, E. D.
Publisher
Elsevier B.V., Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Preventive Veterinary Medicine, 2010, 97, 2, pp 77-82
Abstract

Objective: To estimate the prevalence of hydatidosis, cysticercosis, tuberculosis, leptospirosis, brucellosis and toxoplasmosis in slaughtered bovine stock (aged ≥3 years) at Tanga city abattoir, Tanzania. Methods: Prevalence estimation of the five zoonotic diseases was undertaken through an active ...

Author(s)
Swai, E. S.; Schoonman, L.
Publisher
Elsevier (Singapore) Pte Ltd, Hong Kong, China
Citation
Asian Pacific Journal of Tropical Biomedicine, 2012, 2, 1, pp 55-60

Refine Results

Sort Order
Author
Geographical Location
Item Type
Language
Organisms
Subject Topics