Animal and Veterinary Sciences

Volume 9, Issue 4, July 2021

  • Prevalence of Camel Mange Mite and Associated Risk Factors in Gomole District, Borana Zone, Southern Ethiopia

    Yohannis Teshome, Kula Jilo, Nura Kararsa, Zelalem Zegeye, Zemanay Guyo, Tura Duba

    Issue: Volume 9, Issue 4, July 2021
    Pages: 88-92
    Received: 29 April 2021
    Accepted: 2 July 2021
    Published: 13 July 2021
    Abstract: Camel mange is an extremely pruritic and contagious disease of camel caused by a small parasite Sarcoptes scabiei var cameli. It is transmitted by direct or indirect contact, is one of the most important parasitic diseases affecting camel. Camel mange is economically important disease that hinders productivity and health of camel. In Borana pastora... Show More
  • Constraints Identification and on Station Evaluation of Hormonal Assisted Artificial Insemination on Reproductive Performance of Horro Cattle in Western Oromia, Ethiopia

    Dereje Bekele, Tesfaye Mideksa

    Issue: Volume 9, Issue 4, July 2021
    Pages: 93-98
    Received: 25 July 2021
    Accepted: 3 August 2021
    Published: 11 August 2021
    Abstract: The study was conducted in Guto gida, Diga and Sibu sire districts of East Wollega, Bako tibe and Ilu galan district of West Shaw zones and on station in Bako agricultural research center with the objectives to assess constraints associated with hormonal assisting artificial insemination and to evaluate the response of Horro cattle (Bos indicus) co... Show More
  • Assessment on Cattle Breeding Practice and Production System Associated with Their Environmental Implication in Ethiopia

    Melaku Tafese Awulachew

    Issue: Volume 9, Issue 4, July 2021
    Pages: 99-106
    Received: 2 September 2020
    Accepted: 23 September 2020
    Published: 12 August 2021
    Abstract: This paper reviewed Cattle breeding practice and production system associated with their environmental implication in Ethiopia, like breeding practice; feed; production and environmental implications on cattle production. The issue of cattle and the production systems that support them is of the utmost significance if Ethiopia is to improve its soc... Show More
  • Current Status of Ancylostoma Species in Domestic and Wild Animals and Their Zoonotic Implication: Review

    Merga Daba, Misgana Naramo, Gelana Haile

    Issue: Volume 9, Issue 4, July 2021
    Pages: 107-114
    Received: 26 July 2021
    Accepted: 6 August 2021
    Published: 13 August 2021
    Abstract: Hookworm species are mainly an endo-parasite of cats and dogs and others animals including man. Next to roundworm (Ascaris suum) and whipworm (Trichuris trichuria) infections, hookworm infections ranked third in terms of disease load in humans. Among hookworms, Ancylostoma species are highly prevalent in various species of domestic and wild animals... Show More
  • Factors Predicting the Good Level of Knowledge, Attitudes and Practices of Heads of Household and Nursing Staff on Canine Rabies in the City of Matadi, DRC

    Marthe Ndenge Hello, Prince Kimpanga, Paulin Mutombo, Phillipe Kone, Dani Yassa Ndjakani, Vincent Bonkela, Parfait Ndongo, Blaise Makoso Nimi, Nkembi Nzuzi

    Issue: Volume 9, Issue 4, July 2021
    Pages: 115-120
    Received: 26 June 2021
    Accepted: 15 July 2021
    Published: 19 August 2021
    Abstract: Rabies is a viral zoonosis caused by several viruses of the Genus Lyss virus, including all mammals are sensitive. The disease is responsible for 55,000 deaths with a lethality of 100%, per year worldwide; between 2011 and 2012, it caused death in Asia (31,000 deaths), and (24,000 deaths) in Africa. An endemic zoonosis in the DRC especially in the ... Show More
  • Parasternal Thoracotomy: Review of Twenty-Eight Cases

    Massimo Frizzi, Laura Ballarini, Davide Costa, Nicola De Quarto

    Issue: Volume 9, Issue 4, July 2021
    Pages: 121-127
    Received: 2 August 2021
    Accepted: 16 August 2021
    Published: 24 August 2021
    Abstract: Pericardiectomy is the preferred surgical procedure for the treatment of pericardial effusions with cardiac tamponade. Surgery is indicated in all cases of recurrent effusions after pericardiocentesis. In the literature, the most frequently used surgical procedure is subtotal pericardiectomy. More recently, minimally invasive techniques have allowe... Show More