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A cross-sectional study was conducted on the major skin diseases of cattle in Hawassa city with the objectives of estimating the prevalence and assessing the effect of different risk factors in the occurrence of these skin diseases in the study area. The study was conducted with thorough physical...

Author(s)
Zekarias Fantaye; Melake, B. M.
Publisher
Academic Journals, Lagos, Nigeria
Citation
Journal of Veterinary Medicine and Animal Health, 2018, 10, 3, pp 89-95
Abstract

Abortion in dairy cattle may be caused by infectious and non-infectious agents. Infectious causes of abortion in dairy cattle include brucellosis, leptospirosis, listeriosis, Q fever, bovine viral diarrhea, mycotic abortion and neosporosis. Non-infectious causes of abortion in dairy cattle are...

Author(s)
Dereje Tulu; Benti Deresa; Feyisa Begna; Abiy Gojam
Publisher
Academic Journals, Lagos, Nigeria
Citation
Journal of Veterinary Medicine and Animal Health, 2018, 10, 1, pp 1-13
Abstract

A cross-sectional survey was carried out to investigate the seroprevalence of ovine and bovine brucellosis in the livestock-wildlife interface area of Nechisar National Park, Ethiopia. Furthermore, producer's knowledge about brucellosis and its zoonotic potential was assessed using a structured...

Author(s)
Hassen Chaka; Gezahegn Aboset; Abebe Garoma; Balako Gumi; Thys, E.
Publisher
Springer Berlin, Heidelberg, Germany
Citation
Tropical Animal Health and Production, 2018, 50, 5, pp 1041-1049
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A cross-sectional study was conducted from June, 2013 to October, 2014 to determine the prevalence and associated risk factors of clinical bovine dermatophilosis in dairy cattle in selected district towns of West Shewa Zone. A total of 816 dairy cattle from 60 dairy farms were clinically examined...

Author(s)
Sarba, E. J.; Borena, B. M.
Publisher
Ethiopian Veterinary Association, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
Citation
Ethiopian Veterinary Journal, 2017, 21, 1, pp 76-88
Abstract

Objective: This study was conducted with the objective of estimating the incidence of major dairy health problems in the area. Result: From a cross-sectional survey (n=475) and follow up study (n=68), an overall incidence of 43.00 and 29.02% was reported respectively. This study showed biting fly...

Author(s)
Mebrahtu Tedla; Feven Mehari; Hassen Kebede
Publisher
BioMed Central Ltd, London, UK
Citation
BMC Research Notes, 2018, 11, 236, pp (10 April 2018)
Abstract

A cross sectional study was conducted from September, 2014 to August, 2015 on cattle brought to Bachuma, Aleta Wondo and Masha abattoirs in SNNPR to investigate major pathological conditions attributing to organs and carcasses condemnations and to estimate the direct financial losses. For this, a...

Author(s)
Belina Dinaol; Melese Melkamu
Publisher
Indian Association of Veterinary Pathologists, Izatnagar, India
Citation
Indian Journal of Veterinary Pathology, 2017, 41, 1, pp 1-11
Abstract

Background: The recent rise in mobile phone use and increased signal coverage has created opportunities for growth of the mobile Health sector in many low resource settings. This pilot study explores the use of a smartphone-based application, VetAfrica-Ethiopia, in assisting diagnosis of cattle...

Author(s)
Beyene, T. J.; Amanuel Eshetu; Amina Abdu; Etenesh Wondimu; Beyi, A. F.; Tufa, T. B.; Ibrahim, S.; Revie, C. W.
Publisher
BioMed Central Ltd, London, UK
Citation
BMC Veterinary Research, 2017, 13, 323, pp (9 November 2017)
Abstract

Among tick-borne diseases, bovine anaplasmosis and babesiosis are considered to be one of the most important in ruminants worldwide, causing significant economic losses in tropical and subtropical areas. This cross-sectional study was therefore undertaken from November 2016 to April 2017 with the...

Author(s)
Nejash Abdela; Nuraddis Ibrahim; Feyissa Begna
Publisher
Elsevier B.V., Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Acta Tropica, 2018, 177, pp 9-18
Abstract

Sero-epidemiological studies of brucellosis in the Afar Region showed that the disease is prevalent in livestock. However, there is little information regarding the pastoral community members' awareness about brucellosis as a cause of abortion in animals and its zoonotic importance. In this study,...

Author(s)
Mengistu Legesse; Girmay Medhin; Mekonnen Bayissa; Gezahegne Mamo
Publisher
Public Library of Sciences (PLoS), San Francisco, USA
Citation
PLoS ONE, 2018, 13, 11, pp e0206457
Abstract

Background: Despite the highest population, the productivity of Ethiopian livestock is low, and the direct contribution to the national economy is limited. Poor genetic potential, shortage of feed in quantity and quality, poor health care and management practices are the main contributors to low...

Author(s)
Getachew Mebrahtu Welay; Dawit Gebremichael Tedla; Gebreyohans Gebru Teklu; Shishay Kahsay Weldearegay; Mearg Belay Shibeshi; Haftom Hadush Kidane; Berhe Beyene Gebrezgiabher; Teklehaymanot Huluf Abraha
Publisher
BioMed Central Ltd, London, UK
Citation
BMC Veterinary Research, 2018, 14, 293, pp (26 September 2018)

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