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Abstract

The 1964 census showed 3, 852, 035 cattle, 562.606 goats, 384, 854 sheep, 95, 532 pigs, and 96, 619 equines. There was a small outbreak of FOOT AND MOUTH DISEASE in cattle, which was due to the same virus strain (SAT 2) and occurred in the same locality as the 1962 outbreak. Erection of a cordon...

Author(s)
May, T. L.
Citation
Rhodesia. Annual Report of the Director of Veterinary Services for the year ending 30th September, 1964., 1965, pp 15 pp.
Abstract

The most troublesome disease was TRYPANOSOMIASIS. In spite of the continuing tendency of tsetse fly to spread rapidly in some districts, considerable and successful anti-tsetse work, including bush-clearing and insecticidal spraying, is reported. Of the nearly 100000 drug doses used for the cattle...

Author(s)
Murray, C. A.
Publisher
Salisbury. Govt. Printer.,
Citation
Federation of Rhodesia and Nyasaland. Report of the Secretary to the Federal Ministry of Agriculture for the year ended 30th September 1962., 1963, pp 219 pp.
Abstract

Theileria infection (other than East Coast fever), HEARTWATER, ANAPLASMOSIS and PIRO-PLASMOSIS were prevalent. Losses which continue to occur are attributed to insufficient dipping measures. Owing to the danger of ARSENIC POISONING (there were 784 deaths in 1955) arsenical dip fluids are being...

Publisher
Salisbury: Government Printer.,
Citation
Report of the Secretary to the Federal Ministry of Agriculture for the year ended 30th September, 1955. Presented to the Federal Assembly 1956., 1956, pp 123 pp.
Abstract

The cattle population was 3, 057, 372 consisting of European and indigenous stock in the proportion 2: 3.
An outbreak of ANTHRAX at Salisbury caused 56 deaths among cattle and six Africans contracted the disease through eating meat from infected carcasses. 7, 220 cattle were vaccinated and a...

Author(s)
Adamson, J. S.
Publisher
Salisbury: Govt. Printer,
Citation
Report of the Director of Veterinary Services for the year ending 30th September, 1953., 1954, pp 29 pp.
Abstract

The report lays great stress on the difficulties encountered from shortage of veterinary staff, which consists of only 12 veterinarians and 62 animal health inspectors; quite inadequate for the duties involved.
Ticks appear to be on the increase and reports indicated that in some cases arsenical...

Author(s)
Huston, P. D.
Publisher
Salisbury : Rhodesian Printing & Publishing Co., Ltd.,
Citation
Report of the chief veterinary surgeon for the year 1946., 1947, pp 9 pp.
Abstract

The staff includes 12 veterinary officers and 46 European cattle inspectors. The year was a satisfactory one for livestock. Grazing and water were plentiful and poverty losses small. On the whole the year was also satisfactory from the veterinary aspect. ANTHRAX was controlled by the use of spore...

Author(s)
Myhill, B. A.
Publisher
Rhodesia Printing & Publishing Co., Ltd., Salisbury, Rhodesia
Citation
Report of the Chief Veterinary Surgeon for the year 1940, 1941, pp 11 pp.
Abstract

STAFF.-There were 13 veterinary officers and 70 stock inspectors.
ANIMAL DISEASES.-The year was unfavourable for livestock rearing owing to lack of rain. The most important diseases occurring were FOOT AND MOUTH DISEASE and EAST COAST FEVER. RINDERPEST, CONTAGIOUS BOVINE PLEURO-PNEUMONIA and RABIES ...

Author(s)
Sharpe, G. C. H.
Publisher
Salisbury : Rhodesian Printing & Publishing Co.,
Citation
Report of the Chief Veterinary Surgeon For the Year 1937., 1938, pp 14 pp.
Abstract

STAFF.-Two new appointments brought the total number of district veterinary officers to eight. A number of temporary stock inspectors were appointed and numerous staff transfers were made to meet the threat of introduction of RINDERPEST from Tanganyika Territory. Expenditure was £37, 119.
LIVESTOCK ...

Author(s)
Morris, J. P. A.
Publisher
Lusaka: Govt. Printer,
Citation
Annual Report of the Veterinary Department For the Year 1939., 1940, pp 21 pp.
Abstract

There was only one outbreak of FOOT AND MOUTH DISEASE, and that of a very mild character. Measures were taken against its spread from Portuguese East Africa and the Kruger National Park of the Union. 2, 500 head of cattle were carried by motor transport from infected areas to rail head for dispatch ...

Author(s)
Myhill, B. A.
Publisher
Government Stationery Office., Salisbury, Southern Rhodesia
Citation
Report of the Chief Veterinary Surgeon for the Year 1938., 1939, pp 10 pp.
Abstract

The veterinary staff numbered 18 and there were 67 cattle inspectors on duty during the year.
The health of the livestock was satisfactory and not much impaired by drought or by locust invasions.
A veterinary conference was held at Salisbury in February to decide on a policy for the control of foot ...

Author(s)
Sharpe, G. C. H.
Publisher
Salisbury : Rhodesian Printing & Publishing Company, Ltd.,
Citation
Report of the Chief Veterinary Surgeon for the Year 1935., 1936, pp 16 pp.

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