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Wildlife, both native and introduced, can harbor and spread diseases of importance to the livestock industry. Describing movement patterns of such wildlife is essential to formulate effective disease management strategies. Nilgai antelope (Boselaphus tragocamelus) are a free-ranging, introduced...

Author(s)
Foley, A. M.; Goolsby, J. A.; Ortega-S, A., Jr.; Ortega-S, J. A.; León, A. P. de; Singh, N. K.; Schwartz, A.; Ellis, D.; Hewitt, D. G.; Campbell, T. A.
Publisher
Elsevier B.V., Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Preventive Veterinary Medicine, 2017, 146, pp 166-172
Abstract

Background: For >100 years cattle production in the southern United States has been threatened by cattle fever. It is caused by an invasive parasite-vector complex that includes the protozoan hemoparasites Babesia bovis and B. bigemina, which are transmitted among domestic cattle via Rhipicephalus...

Author(s)
Giles, J. R.; Peterson, A. T.; Busch, J. D.; Olafson, P. U.; Scoles, G. A.; Davey, R. B.; Pound, J. M.; Kammlah, D. M.; Lohmeyer, K. H.; Wagner, D. M.
Publisher
BioMed Central Ltd, London, UK
Citation
Parasites and Vectors, 2014, 7, 189, pp (17 April 2014)
Abstract

Bovine anaplasmosis, caused by the intracellular rickettsia Anaplasma marginale, is endemic in several areas of the United States and has continued to impact cattle production. While considerable research has been done over the past several decades, control strategies for anaplasmosis have advanced ...

Author(s)
Kocan, K. M.; Fuente, J. de la; Step, D. L.; Blouin, E. F.; Coetzee, J. F.; Simpson, K. M.; Genova, S. G.; Boileau, M. J.
Publisher
American Association of Bovine Practitioners, Stillwater, USA
Citation
Bovine Practitioner, 2010, 44, 2, pp 93-102
Abstract

The author's experiments on breed differences in resistance to babesiosis in cattle are summarised. Correlations were found between resistance to primary infection with Babesia bovis and resistance to its vector, the cattle tick Boophilus microplus.

Author(s)
Johnston, L. A. Y.
Citation
3rd World Congress on Genetics applied to Livestock Production, Lincoln, Nebraska, USA, July 16-22, 1986. XI. Genetics of reproduction, lactation, growth, adaptation, disease, and parasite resistance., 1986, pp 563-570
Abstract

This review contains a short section on tick resistance in Bos taurus, B. indicus and their crosses, and on the h2 of tick resistance.

Author(s)
Willadsen, P.
Citation
3rd World Congress on Genetics applied to Livestock Production, Lincoln, Nebraska, USA, July 16-22, 1986. XI. Genetics of reproduction, lactation, growth, adaptation, disease, and parasite resistance., 1986, pp 571-580
Abstract

In Victoria VIBRIOSIS is a more common cause of INFERTILITY in cattle than trichomoniasis. The long-term trial with brucella Strain 19 vaccine showed that there was no advantage from re-vaccination. Some highly susceptible cows did not withstand the first challenge during pregnancy and although not ...

Publisher
Canberra: A. J. Arthur, Commonwealth Govt. Printer.,
Citation
Ninth annual report of the Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organization for the year 1956-57., 1957, pp 179 pp.
Abstract

The research projects of the Bureau of Animal Industry cover a wide field, some being directed to the solution of special wartime problems. The Bureau's drive for the elimination of bovine TB. is nearing completion and the eradication of cattle ticks is 99% complete. At the end of the fiscal year,...

Author(s)
Miller, A. W.
Publisher
Washington, D.C.: U.S. Govt. Printing Office,
Citation
Report of the Chief of the Bureau of Animal Industry, Agricultural Research Administration, 1944., 1944, pp 48 pp.
Abstract

GENERAL.-The year's activities were carried out under the direction of JOHN R. MOHLER, Chief of the Bureau, who retired on July 31st, 1943
Research work was directed mainly to problems connected with the national war effort, viz, nutritional problems, substitute feeds, dehydration of meats, and...

Author(s)
Miller, A. W.
Publisher
Washington, D.C. : Govt. Printing Off.,
Citation
Report oi the Chief of the Bureau of Animal Industry, Agricultural Research Administration, 1943., 1944, pp 48 pp.
Abstract

A development in connexion with departmental reorganization was the establishment of an Agricultural Research Administration in which the Bureau of Animal Industry was grouped with other bureaux having related interests [see V. B. 13. 344, abst. 2307], Active support of the nation's wartime...

Author(s)
Mohler, J. R.
Publisher
Washington, D.C. : Superintendent of Documents.,
Citation
United States Department of Agriculture, Agricultural Research Administration. Report of the Chief of the Bureau of Animal Industry, 1942., 1942, pp 46 pp.
Abstract

The subject of tick eradication has received the closest attention from the United States Bureau of Animal Industry and the various State Livestock Sanitary Boards since about the year 1905. Before that year serious losses occurred among cattle in numerous places below the Quarantine Line and also...

Author(s)
Smith, E. I.
Citation
Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association, 1920, 57, 4, pp 423-429

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