CATTLE INFERTILITY

Infertility is the diminished or absent capacity to produce viable offspring. There are many other …

CHLYMIDIA INFECTIONS CAUSING ENZOOTIC ABORTION IN SHEEP

(CHLAMYDIOSIS) Enzootic abortion in sheep is caused by a bacterium called Chlamydophila abortus (former name Chlamydia psittaci). It is …
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IMPORTANCE OF HERD HEALTH

A lot of money is spent annually to combat animal diseases outbreaks and eradicate all …

REPEAT BREEDING SYNDROME

Repeat breeding (RB), is defined as a cow’s failure to conceive from 3 or more …

SELENIUM AND VITAMIN E

Selenium is an essential trace mineral present in the soil. In the United States, soil …

Funding your farm

One of the questions I always get from young aspiring farmers is how do I …

Dehorning

Dehorning is removal of the horns after they have formed from the horn bud. Physical …

Hoof Trimming

Hoof trimming is one of the management practices that a farmer should perform as it …

FRACTURES

A bone fracture is a medical condition in which there is a damage in the continuity …

PHOSPHORUS DEFICIENCY (MAGETLA, HYPOPHOSPHATAEMIA)

Phosphorus is a vital mineral that is required by the animal body.It plays a key …

SOFT TISSUE DAMAGE

Soft tissue damage is a broad condition and one of the commonest non-infectious diseases of …

WHITE LINE DISEASE

White line disease collectively refers to a group of lesions affecting the junction between the …