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Abstract

An influenza-like disease of horses spread through the Northern Territory. It had a very high morbidity but low mortality. Deaths occurred only in horses in poor condition and pneumonia was the final cause of death. Haemolytic streptococci were found in swabs. The overall incidence of TUBERCULOSIS...

Author(s)
Anon.
Publisher
Animal Industry Branch, Alice Springs, Australia
Citation
Australia. Northern Territory Administration. Animal Industry Branch. Seventeenth Annual Report 1962-1963 (covering activities for the year ending 30/6/63.)., 1963, pp 64 pp.
Abstract

TUBERCULOSIS of bovine strain continues to be found commonly in buffaloes and feral pigs. Some acid-fast, atypical strains of bacilli of low virulence were found in pigs and buffaloes. In a herd of cattle near the South Australian border with a history of high incidence 3.9% of reactors were found...

Publisher
Alice Springs: Animal Industry Branch.,
Citation
Australia. Northern Territory Administration, Animal Industry Branch. Fifteenth annual report 1960-1961. (Covering activities for the year ending 30/6/61.)., 1961, pp 48 pp.
Abstract

There was a high incidence of TUBERCULOSIS in cattle in several districts, especially in areas where buffaloes are prevalent. Feral pigs showed a very high incidence of lesions resembling tuberculosis. Tuberculosis is the major disease in buffaloes. BRUCELLOSIS was recorded for the first time in...

Publisher
Animal Industry Branch., Alice Springs, Australia
Citation
Australia. Northern Territory Administration, Animal Industry Branch. Sixteenth Annual Report 1961-1962 (covering activities for the year ending 30/6/62)., 1962, pp 62 + xiii pp.
Abstract

This volume is the seventh in the series of Year books intended to supply agriculturalists with an up-to-date survey of various branches of science covered by the United States Department of Agriculture. The current Year book, like that of 1939 [Food and Life- V. B. 11 909.] is of great veterinary...

Publisher
Washington, D.C.: Superintendent of Documents.,
Citation
Report of the Department of Agriculture, 1942, pp xiii+1276 pp.
Abstract

The opening sections of the report deal with organization and staff, and livestock survey, and describe the general position in regard to animal health and animal husbandry. The European staff numbered 12 and the Asiatic staff 181. Apart from sheep the total numbers of each species of animal showed ...

Author(s)
Whitworth, S. H.
Publisher
Kuala Lumpur: Federated Malay States Govt. Press,
Citation
Report on the Veterinary Departments, Malaya, for the year 1938., 1939, pp 91 pp.
Abstract

The U.S.A. remained free from FOOT AND MOUTH Disease, RINDERPEST, CONTAGIOUS PLEUROPNEUMONIA and SURRA.ANIMAL DISEASE STATION [A. B. CRAWFORD].BRUCELLOSIS OF CATTLE AND SWINE-In co-operation with the Tuberculosis Eradication Division, field trials of cálfhood vaccination were continued. To June...

Author(s)
Mohler, J. R.
Publisher
Washington, D.C.: Superintendent of Documents,
Citation
Report of the Chief of the Bureau of Animal Industry for the Year ended June 30th, 1938., 1939, pp 85 pp.
Abstract

Laboratory Work
BACTERIOLOGY.-The avirulent spore vaccine for ANTHRAX was used on a much wider scale with good results. The issue was begun of a BLACKLEG vaccine to which alum had been added and of which the preliminary tests had given' very good results. The herd of initially uninfected cows in a...

Author(s)
Du Toit, P. J.
Citation
Farming in South Africa, 1940, 15, pp 480-484
Abstract

The European staff was reduced to 45 persons during the year. Mr. F. J. McCALL the Director retired Mr. HORNBY was appointed Acting Director [since appointed Director]and Mr. EVANS Acting Pathologist.
DISEASE CONTROL.
ANTHRAX is epizootic amongst sheep and goats being the most important causé of...

Author(s)
Hornby, H. E.
Publisher
Dar es Salaam: Government Printer.,
Citation
Annual Report of the Department of Veterinary Science and Animal Husbandry 1931., 1932, pp 59 pp.
Abstract

The approximate numbers of livestock in Fiji are: -Cattle 80 000 horses and mules, 10, 000; sheep, 1, 000; goats, 6, 000; and pigs 4, 000. Annual birth-rate of cattle is estimated at 10, 000; the number killed for meat or exported, 4, 500; number of deaths from old age, disease, and Fijian...

Author(s)
Rainey, W.
Publisher
Govt. Ptr., Suva, Fiji
Citation
Agric. Circular. Department of Agriculture, Fiji., 1920, 1, 7, pp 119-132
Abstract

The usual diagnostic returns are given in tables, also the dipping and abattoir returns.
RINDERPEST.-Nearly 400 litres of serum were prepared by immunization of Ankole cattle by a single injection of serum and virus. The resultant antiserum was found to be remarkably potent. Jacotot's method of...

Author(s)
Mettam, R. W. M.
Citation
Ann. Rep. Vet. Dept., Uganda, 1932., 1933, pp 21-37 pp.

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