Animal health

Update report: foot and mouth disease outbreak – KZN, Mtubatuba

1 October 2021 Report compiled by Directorate: Animal HealthThis report includes all information as available by close of business on 1 October 2021. All the updates contained in this report may not currently reflect on the OIE WAHIS system due to technical difficulties with the OIE reporting system. Update[...]

By Specialist Writer|12th October 2021|Categories: Animal health, News|Tags: , |

Ascites: An economic challenge

By Given Hamnungu Ascites is not a disease, but a multifactorial syndrome caused by the interaction of genetics, physiological and environmental conditions, and managerial factors. It is a metabolic disorder characterized by an increased workload of the cardiopulmonary system (hypoxaemia), an accumulation of fluid in the abdominal cavity, hypertrophy[...]

By Specialist Writer|24th June 2021|Categories: Animal health, Articles|Tags: , , , |
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