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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

Piroplasmosis caused by different tick-borne hemoprotozoan parasites of the genera Theileria and Babesia is among the most economically important infections of domestic ruminants in sub-Saharan Africa. A survey for piroplasm infection was conducted in three locations in Northern Ethiopia. Of 525...

Author(s)
Gebrekidan, H.; Asrat Hailu; Aysheshm Kassahun; Rohoušová, I.; Maia, C.; Talmi-Frank, D.; Warburg, A.; Baneth, G.
Publisher
Elsevier B. V., Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Veterinary Parasitology, 2014, 200, 1/2, pp 31-38
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In 2011, 42 Member States (MS) of the African Union (AU) submitted their disease reports to the Interafrican Bureau for Animal Resources of African Union (AU-IBAR). The number of countries that reported their disease situation to AU-IBAR has decreased by 11.68% from 49 (92.45%) in 2010 to 42...

Publisher
African Union Inter-African Bureau for Animal Resources (AU-IBAR), Nairobi, Kenya
Citation
Pan African Animal Health Yearbook, 2011, 2011, pp xiii + 90 pp.
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Author(s)
Perry, B. D.; McDermott, J. J.; Randolph, T. F.
Publisher
Oxford University Press, Oxford, UK
Citation
Infectious diseases of livestock, Volume One, 2004, Ed.2, pp 178-224
Abstract

Previous conferences on the same theme were held in Edinburgh in 1973, West Berlin in 1976 and Nairobi in 1980. The main topics are trypanosomiasis, African swine fever, dermatophilosis, swine fever, anaplasmosis, pest of small ruminants, theileriosis, brucellosis, cowdriosis (heartwater), poultry...

Citation
Preventive Veterinary Medicine, 1984, 2, pp x + 629pp.
Abstract

Tuberculin tests of 979 cattle showed 7.15% positive and in goats 3.8%. Of the cattle 0.3% were doubtful reactors. Of 127 sheep, 15 pigs, 14 donkeys and 4 horses, none were reactors.
At Mpwapwa Staphylococcus albus is the most common bacteriological pathogen of cattle, sheep and goats, causing...

Author(s)
Barnard, W. G.
Publisher
TANGANYIKA, Dar es Salaam: Government Printer.,
Citation
Annual Report of the Veterinary Department 1954. Vol. II. Research and Statistics., 1956, pp 52 pp.
Abstract

This useful booklet is designed to acquaint American veterinarians with the salient features of exotic diseases which might be introduced into the U.S.A. either accidentally or deliberately.
The preliminary chapters deal with such matters as the means by which disease may be introduced, how it may...

Author(s)
Anon.
Publisher
Trenton, N.J. U.S. Livestock Sanitary Association.,
Citation
Foreign animal diseases. Their prevention, diagnosis and control. Report of Committee of the United States Livestock Sanitary Association, 1954., 1955, pp 265 pp.
Abstract

This report is divided into seven parts. In addition 19 pages are devoted to " Notes on the history, incidence and measures taken to deal with outbreaks of BOVINE CONTAGIOUS PLEURO-PNEUMONIA during the years 1937-1945, in the Musoma District, Tanganyika Territory ".
In spite of the serious shortage ...

Author(s)
Lowe, H. J.
Publisher
Dar es Salaam : Govt. Printer,
Citation
Annual report of the Department of Veterinary Science and Animal Husbandry for the year 1945., 1947, pp 41 pp.
Abstract

The object of this article is to point out several characteristics of the disease which seem to indicate that it cannot be considered purely as a protozoan-disease. During Theiler's experiments in 1912 on immunization against E.C.F. with spleen and lymph-node emulsions, it was observed that in some ...

Author(s)
Neitz, W. O.
Citation
Journal of the South African Veterinary Medical Association, 1943, 14, pp 39-48
Abstract

In 1941, J. made a rapid tour of 5, 000 miles in many of the provinces and districts of Ethiopia and these papers detail the recommendations which he made regarding the development of the country's livestock, forests, and agriculture. The work is dealt with under the following headings: -natural...

Author(s)
Joyce, F. De V.
Citation
East African Agricultural Journal, 1943, 8, pp 176-181

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