Animal and Veterinary Sciences

Volume 11, Issue 4, July 2023

  • Investigation on Major Cause of Organ Condemnation and Its Economic Significance in Cattle Slaughtered in Chiro Municipal Abattoir, Ethiopia

    Bayan Ahmed

    Issue: Volume 11, Issue 4, July 2023
    Pages: 87-93
    Received: 7 February 2023
    Accepted: 3 July 2023
    Published: 26 July 2023
    Abstract: A cross sectional study was carried out from November 2021 to April 2022 with aim to identify the major cause of organ condemnation, associated risk factors and to estimate direct financial losses attributed to the condemned organ in cattle slaughtered at Chiro Municipal abattoir, Eastern Ethiopia. Prior to slaughter, animals were subjected to anti... Show More
  • Apparent Dry Matter and Nutrient Digestibility of Different Varieties of Vetch Hay Supplemented to Arsi Bale Sheep Fed a Basal Diet of Fodder Oat Hay

    Berhanu Tassew Dassie

    Issue: Volume 11, Issue 4, July 2023
    Pages: 94-99
    Received: 23 July 2023
    Accepted: 8 August 2023
    Published: 14 September 2023
    Abstract: An experiment was conducted to evaluate apparent dry matter and nutrient digestibility of hay of vetch varieties supplemented to sheep fed a basal diet of fodder oat hay. Thirty-five yearling intact male sheep were assigned to one of the five treatments in a randomized complete block design. The dietary treatments were ad libitum fodder oat hay alo... Show More