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East Coast fever, babesiosis, and anaplasmosis are the major tick-borne diseases affecting cattle productivity in Uganda. The emergence of acaricide-resistant ticks is suspected to have caused a rise in hemoparasites. This study sought to detect and characterize hemoparasites among farms in...

Author(s)
Tayebwa, D. S.; Vudriko, P.; Tuvshintulga, B.; Guswanto, A.; Nugraha, A. B.; Gantuya, S.; Batiha, G. E. S.; Musinguzi, S. P.; Komugisha, M.; Bbira, J. S.; Okwee-Acai, J.; Tweyongyere, R.; Wampande, E. M.; Byaruhanga, J.; Moumouni, P. F. A.; Thillaiampalam Sivakumar; Yokoyama, N.; Igarashi, I.
Publisher
Elsevier GmbH, München, Germany
Citation
Ticks and Tick-borne Diseases, 2018, 9, 6, pp 1475-1483
AbstractFull Text

The aim of the study was to determine the species spectrum of ixodid ticks that infest horses and donkeys in South Africa and to identify those species that act as vectors of disease to domestic livestock. Ticks were collected opportunistically from 391 horses countrywide by their owners or grooms, ...

Author(s)
Horak, I. G.; Heyne, H.; Halajian, A.; Booysen, S.; Smit, W. J.
Publisher
AOSIS OpenJournals, Tygervalley, South Africa
Citation
Onderstepoort Journal of Veterinary Research, 2017, 84, 1, pp a1302
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.
Abstract

The European staff consists of the Pathologist, the Assistant Pathologist, and three laboratory assistants with four African laboratory attendants. The main function of the laboratory is the production of anti-RINDERPEST (A-R) serum and of various vaccines for use in the control of cattle diseases. ...

Author(s)
Mettam, R. W. M.
Citation
Report. Veterinary Department, 1940, pp 20-31
Abstract

This opens with the Agenda of the Conference on the co-ordination of Veterinary Research in East Africa and a list of representatives who attended the meetings then follows the main report of the proceedings, and finally, two appendixes, viz (1) programme of research-a list being given of the...

Publisher
Nairobi: The East African Standard, Ltd.,
Citation
Conference of Governors of British East African Territories. Conference on Co-Ordination of Veterinary Research. Held at Kabete 20th to 23rd January, 1936., 1936, pp 122 pp.
Abstract

For reasons of economy, the report appears in contracted form. Mr. J. WALKER, Chief Veterinary Research Officer, Kenya Colony, since 1918, left on retirement in October, 1932 and Mr. R. DAUBNEY, Assistant C.V.R.O. was appointed C.V.R.O. from 7th October, 1932. The post of Assistant C.V.R.O....

Author(s)
Daubney, R.
Publisher
Nairobi: Govt. Printer.,
Citation
Annual Report Department Agriculture Kenya, 1932, 1933, pp 271-291 pp.
Abstract

I. Lewis undertook the present investigation in the Rift Valley, Kenya.
Twenty-three species of ticks belonging to six genera were found during the investigation, and buffalo, zebra and bush-buck were found to act as important wild hosts, their; gregarious habits enhancing their importance in...

Author(s)
Lewis, E. A.
Publisher
Department of Agriculture, Nairobi, Kenya
Citation
Bulletin. Department of Agriculture, Kenya Colony, 1931, No. 17, pp 20 pp.
Abstract

The object of these articles is to place in the hands of those interested, in handy form, a guide to the ticks infesting domesticated animals, descriptions of their habits, life-histories, the relations they bear to disease, and measures employed for their control.
Ticks are divided into two main...

Author(s)
Jack, R. W.
Citation
Rhodesia Agricultural Journal, 1921, 18, 4, pp 361-371 pp.
Abstract

East Coast Fever. -In the report regarding this disease the following points are dealt with: -The history of the disease in the Protectorate; Immunity; The division of the country into " clean " and " infected " areas, with the limits of each; Measures for dealing with the disease, and the...

Citation
Report of the Department of Agriculture, Nairobi. 1911-1912, 1912,
Abstract

This report comprises three sections dealing, respectively, with (1) Contagious Diseases, (2) The Veterinary Pathological Laboratory (MASON, F. E.), and (3) School of Veterinary Medicine (RABAGLIATI D. S.).
SECTION 1. CONTAGIOUS DISEASES.
In this section statistics are given with regard to the...

Author(s)
Littlewood, W.
Publisher
Govt. Press., Cairo, Egypt
Citation
Ministry of Agriculture. Veterinary Service. Annual Report for the Year 1915., 1916, pp vi + 59 pp.

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