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This report covers the activities of the veterinary services from July 1946 to June 80th, 1947, and is divided into two sections (a) research and (b) field work. Section (a) deals with laboratory products, bacteriology, protozoan diseases, virus diseases, the Allerton laboratory, parasit-ology...

Author(s)
TOIT, P. J. du
Citation
Farming in South Africa, 1947, 22, pp 973-996; 1158
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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.
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Farming in South Africa, 1940, 15, pp 480-484
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There was a slight increase in the number of outbreaks of ANTHRAX, but the mortality was very low. In December, 1937, more than 50 herds were under regular tests for TUBERCULOSIS, and much valuable information was obtained on the value of the intradermal test with locally-made tuberculin.
During...

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Farming in South Africa, 1937, 12, pp 518-527
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Laboratory Work
BACTERIOLOGY.-The results of the block inoculation for ANTHRAX in the Transkei were the most successful recorded so far in that area. Failure to immunize horses with the ordinary vaccine was experienced, but the avirulent vaccine gave good results. Some samples of imported bone meal...

Author(s)
DU TOIT, P. J.
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Farming in South Africa, 1939, 14, pp 511-519
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The report is divided into two sections dealing with (1) laboratory work at Onderstepoort, and (2) field work. During the year a very heavy call was made on the field staff in connexion with the outbreaks of foot and mouth disease, first in the Barberton district and later in Northern Natal. These...

Author(s)
DU TOIT, P. J.
Citation
Farming in South Africa, 1938, 13, pp 496-497; 505-518
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An outline of the more important animal disease problems of South Africa and of the ways in which they were brought under control by KOCH, THEILER and others. The diseases dealt with include nagana, East Coast Fever, rinderpest, African horse-sickness, and bluetongue.-J. E.

Author(s)
DU TOIT, P. J.
Publisher
Hamburg : Friederichsen, de Gruyter & Co.,
Citation
Festschrift Bernhard Nocht, 1937, pp 681-686 pp.
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1. Experiments with Heartwater. An impetus was given to the study of heartwater by the publications of COWDRY, SPENCER and PARKER regarding the occurrence of Rickettsia bodies in Rocky Mountain fever and in heartwater.
One of the transmitting ticks of Rocky Mountain fever is Dermacentor andersoni...

Author(s)
Theiler, A.; Toit, P. J. Du
Citation
13th & 14th Annual Report, Director Veterinary Education & Research, Union of South Africa, 1928, Part 1, pp 17-44
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III. This review of the subject of anaplasmosis in domestic animals touches lightly on those aspects which are dealt with in text-books, but deals critically with the important problems which have arisen in recent studies. Anaplasmosis is said to be essentially a disease of tropical and...

Author(s)
Du Toit, P. J.
Citation
12th International Veterinary Congress 1934, 1935, 3, pp 325-345
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There is evidence to show that in spite of short interval dipping and hand dressing East Coast fever persists in districts where dipping has been practised for at least several years.
A series of experiments was carried out under ordinary field conditions on an infected farm, for the purpose of...

Author(s)
DU TOIT, P. J. ; VILJOEN, P. R.
Citation
Union of S. Africa. 15th Report, Director Vet. Services., 1929, 1, pp 33-66 pp.
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II. The report is divided into three parts (a) Field work; (b) Laboratory work at Onderstepoort and (c) Animal Industry.
FIELD WORK.
The East Coast fever situation is reviewed and the satisfactory position emphasized. Fresh outbreaks were stiil being recorded, but with a very low mortality (less...

Author(s)
DU TOIT, P. J.
Citation
Farming in South Africa, 1933, 8, pp 477-485

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