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Blood smears of 124 sable antelopes from South Africa and Zimbabwe were examined and 7 harboured Babesia irvinesmithi (Martinaglia 1936). 70 of the smears contained theilerial piroplasms, while 1 smear had macroschizonts (with cytomeres) and microschizonts of a Theileria (=Cytauxzoon) sp. One blood ...

Author(s)
Thomas, S. E.; Wilson, D. E.; Mason, T. E.
Citation
Onderstepoort Journal of Veterinary Research, 1982, 49, 3, pp 163-166
Abstract

Between April 1980 and July 1981 serum samples were collected from 30 cattle aged 1-3 years at each of 118 localities throughout Zimbabwe (63 communal farming areas and 55 commercial farms) and screened for antibodies to A. marginale by the capillary tube agglutination test. Tick samples were also...

Author(s)
Norval, R. A. I.; Fivaz, B. H.; Lawrence, J. A.; Brown, A. F.
Citation
Tropical Animal Health and Production, 1984, 16, 2, pp 63-70
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

There were three vacancies in an establishment of 8 professional officers. The junior technical staff has increased by 6 posts after long repeated claims for this addition. Accommodation was provided by conversions pending a decision on proposed new siting for the Laboratory Services. Some 25, 000...

Author(s)
Anon.
Publisher
Salisbury: Ministry of Agriculture,
Citation
Rhodesia. Report of the Assistant Director of Veterinary Services (Research) for the year ending 30th September, 1965., 1966, pp 27 pp.
Abstract

Certain areas in the Eastern and Central Provinces are overstocked and if expansion in livestock population is to be achieved use must be made of land which is not at present grazed because of tsetse, lack of surface water, or tribal jurisdiction. The numbers of animals in 1963 were as follows:...

Author(s)
Swan, J. F. C.
Publisher
Lusaka: Govt. Printer.,
Citation
Northern Rhodesia. Annual report of the Department of Veterinary and Tsetse Control Services for the year 1963., 1964, pp 15 pp.
Abstract

No natural outbreaks of AFLATOXICOSIS were diagnosed, but trials were carried out to determine the effects of prolonged feeding of infected groundnut cake to newly weaned pigs, calves, and lambs, and to day-old chicks, ducks and turkeys. For six months their rations included 20-25% groundnut cake...

Author(s)
Anon.
Citation
Rhodesia. Report of the Assistant Director of Veterinary Services (Research) for the year ending 30th September, 1964., 1965, pp 15 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.-There were eight veterinary officers; work in the field and in research was again seriously handicapped by lack of staff. The expenditure was £20, 849.
LIVESTOCK INDUSTRY.-Rainfall was good and grazing well maintained into the dry season. 2, 857 cattle, 4, 130 sheep and 757, 000 Ib. of...

Author(s)
Morris, J. P. A.
Citation
Rep. vet. Dep. N. Rhod., 1938, 1937, pp 5-22 pp.
Abstract

I. The author summarizes briefly the subtropical diseases, which have been a subject of research in the Union of South Africa, under the following headings:
(1) VIRUS DISEASES, (a) Horse sickness. The losses were less than 1 % in immunizing 100, 000 horses and mules with the mouse-adapted strains...

Author(s)
De Kock, G.
Citation
Report. 13th Int. Vet. Congr., 1938, 1938, 2, pp 734-751

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