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Background: Peste des petits ruminants (PPR) is a contagious disease listed by the World Organisation for Animal health (OIE) as being a specific hazard. It affects sheep, goats, and wild ungulates, and is prevalent throughout the developing world particularly Asia, the Middle East, and Africa. PPR ...

Author(s)
Baazizi, R.; Mahapatra, M.; Clarke, B. D.; Ait-Oudhia, K.; Khelef, D.; Parida, S.
Publisher
Public Library of Sciences (PLoS), San Francisco, USA
Citation
PLoS ONE, 2017, 12, 4, pp e0175461
Abstract

An outbreak of foot-and-mouth disease (FMD) affecting cattle and water buffalo (Bubalus bubalis) occurred in Egypt during 2012/2013. The present study was undertaken to determine the current strains of the FMD virus (FMDV) and the prevalence of FMD among cattle and buffalo in Gharbia, Egypt. The...

Author(s)
Elhaig, M. M.; Elsheery, M. N.
Publisher
Springer, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Tropical Animal Health and Production, 2014, 46, 8, pp 1455-1462
Abstract

Bovine tuberculosis (BTB) is a widespread zoonosis in developing countries but has received little attention in many sub-Saharan African countries including Sudan and particularly in some parts such as Darfur states. This study aimed to detect bovine tuberculosis among caseous materials of cattle...

Author(s)
Asil, E. T. A.; El-Sanousi, S. M.; Gameel, A.; El-Beir, H.; Fathelrahman, M.; Terab, N. M.; Muaz, M. A.; Hamid, M. E.
Publisher
Springer, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Tropical Animal Health and Production, 2013, 45, 2, pp 469-472
Abstract

Goat breeding research in Mexico began in 1980 with studies on breed and crossbreed comparisons involving local goats and goats from specialized breeds imported from the USA, using data from a large goat breeding centre, in Tlahualilo, Durango, located in Northern Mexico. Genetic groups were...

Author(s)
Montaldo, H. H.; Torres-Hernández, G.; Valencia-Posadas, M.
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Small Ruminant Research, 2010, 89, 2/3, pp 155-163
Abstract

The beneficial role of dung beetles (Coleoptera: Scarabaeidae) is well known. Potential risks to these beetles from the widespread use of insecticides against the desert locust, a significant plant pest in Africa, the Near East and South West Asia, have not been studied previously. Short-term...

Author(s)
Eriksson, H.; Isaksson, D.
Publisher
Blackwell Publishing, Berlin, Germany
Citation
Journal of Applied Entomology, 2009, 133, 8, pp 584-595
Abstract

Fresh or oxalated blood preparations are made with an instrument consisting of three pieces of wire 0.8 mm in diameter, mounted on a perspex shaft. The wire ends are dipped in the blood sample, and the resulting three drops of blood are dried on a glass slide and stained with Sudan B and...

Author(s)
Grundboeck, M.
Citation
Medycyna weterynaryjna, 1967, 23, pp 116-119
Abstract

The Division of Virus Diseases continued its work on rinderpest. Challenge and measurement of neutralizing antibody levels in Boran and grade cattle immunized with rinderpest tissue culture vaccine indicated that immunity was lifelong. Sheep and goats from the vicinity of the 1965/66 outbreak in ...

Author(s)
Anon.
Publisher
Muguga: The Organization,
Citation
East African Community. East African Veterinary Research Organization, Muguga, P.O. Kabete, Kenya. Annual report, January-December 1968., 1969, pp 105 pp.
Abstract

In the Sudan, oxytetracycline in drinking water was used successfully for the treatment of experimental and natural cases of heartwater in sheep, goats and cattle. Treatment was necessary within 2 days of the initial rise in temp. A high level of dosage sustained for 2-4 days was essential; min....

Author(s)
Karrar, G.; El Hag All, B.
Citation
British Veterinary Journal, 1965, 121, pp 28-33
Abstract

The Veterinary Division of the Ministry of Animal and Forest Resources was being subdivided into three Divisions-the Animal Health Division covers all matters relating to Animal Health, the investigation services, and Staff training. An Animal Husbandry Division has recently been created to deal...

Author(s)
Macgregor, D. E.
Publisher
65 Kaduna: Government Printer,
Citation
Northern Nigeria. Annual report of Animal Health Division, 1963., 1966, pp 64 pp.
Abstract

The Annual Report for the year 1965 records the activities of the Institute during its first full working year since its reconstitution as a solely Nigerian Organization. The Chairman of the Governing Council is now Mallam Bukar Shaib, M.B.E., M.R.C.V.S., Permanent Secretary of the Northern Region...

Author(s)
Leach, T. M.
Publisher
Kaduna: The Institute,
Citation
Nigerian Institute for Trypanosomiasis Research. Annual Report 1965., 1967, pp 73 pp.

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