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Abstract

FOOT AND MOUTH DISEASE was still the most important problem. A vaccine from Amsterdam was used against types O and A. Type SAT.2 invaded from Tanganyika early in the year and mass inoculations with the Pirbright experimental modified live vaccine prevented further spread. Reactions to the Pirbright ...

Author(s)
MacOwan, K. D. S.
Publisher
Nairobi: Govt. Printer.,
Citation
Kenya., 1961, pp 105 pp.
Abstract

During the year the former Department of Tsetse Control became a division of the Department of Veterinary Services, while the latter was incorporated into the new Ministry of Animal Industry, Game and Fisheries. The 1962 census showed approx. 3, 465, 000 cattle, 2, 340, 000 goats, 760, 000 sheep...

Author(s)
Sanders, R. N.
Publisher
Entebbe: Govt. Printer.,
Citation
Uganda Protectorate. Annual report of the Department of Veterinary Services and Animal Industry for the year ended 31st December, 1962., 1964, pp 70 pp.
Abstract

Droughts caused stock losses in many regions. Comparable losses were also caused by toxic plants, whose importance is becoming ever greater, with the intensification of farming. There were hundreds of deaths in the Transvaal from GOUSIEKTE, which was shown to be due to poisoning by the wild date ...

Author(s)
Anon.
Publisher
Pretoria: Govt. Printer. RO.60 (Overseas RO.75),
Citation
Republic of South Africa. Annual Report of the Secretary for Agricultural Technical Services for the period 1st July 1962, to 30th June, 1963., 1964, pp 106 pp.
Abstract

The 1961 census showed approx. 3.383.000 cattle, 2, 533, 000 goats, 832, 000 sheep and 16, 000 pigs. About 70% of the cattle population were Shorthorn Zebu, 15% Ankole Longhorn and the remainder Nganda, Nsoga and Nyoro with some 1, 300 exotic dairy cattle, mainly Jersey and Guernsey. There were...

Author(s)
Sanders, R. N.
Publisher
Entebbe: Govern ment Printer.,
Citation
Uganda Protectorate. Annual Report of the Department of Veterinary Services and Animal Industry for the year ended 31st December, 1961., 1962, pp 58 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

Seven new veterinary centres were opened and three were closed. Demand for blackquarter vaccine and trypanocidal drugs increased. The number of treatments for TRYPANOSOMIASIS has risen from 65, 000 in 1957 to 411, 000. Only 4 cases of AFRICAN HORSE SICKNESS were recorded; 70 horses were vaccinated. ...

Author(s)
Roe, J. E. R.
Publisher
Dar es Salaam: Govt. Printer,
Citation
Tanganyika. Annual Report of the Department of Veterinary Services, 1960., 1962, pp 60 pp.
Abstract

The control of bovine TB is on a voluntary basis: 72, 601 cattle were tested of which 1, 766 were reactors; in experimental treatment with isoniazid, 75% were cured. Of 10, 458 cattle tested for brucellosis, 809 were positive and 200 suspicious. Control is based on Strain 19 vaccination in calves....

Author(s)
Anon.
Publisher
Pretoria: Govt. Printer.,
Citation
Veterinary science, 1963, pp 102 pp.
Abstract

Swaziland is subject to most of the tropical diseases which occur in Africa. Foot and mouth disease and rinderpest did not occur. Other scheduled diseases, such as East Coast fever, anthrax, etc. were under control.
The export of cattle is still limited to two markets, Johannesburg and Durban.
The...

Author(s)
van Heerden, C. J.
Citation
Department of Veterinary Services annual report for the year 1954., 1960, pp 18 + xxi pp.
Abstract

The South African type 2 FOOT AND MOUTH DISEASE virus (SAT.2) was recorded in Kenya for the first time. It was isolated from outbreaks in the Samburu Reserve. The disease spread rapidly throughout the Samburu Reserve up to August, since when no outbreaks have been confirmed. The concurrent presence ...

Author(s)
MACOwAN, K. D. S.
Publisher
Nairobi : Government Printer.,
Citation
Department of Veterinary Services annual report 1957., 1958, pp 89 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.

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