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1. Morphological characteristics, preferences, and perceptions of the ideal working mule.

Suitability and physical attributes of working mules are important features that can affect management, performance, and welfare. The aim of this study was to assess the morphology of working mules used in the Chilean army and determine if they adjust to soldier's preference and perceptions of...

Author(s) : Lagos, J.; Rojas, M.; Tadich, T.

Publisher : Elsevier, New York, USA

Journal article : Journal of Equine Veterinary Science 2022 Vol.108 ref.31

2. Equine infectious anemia virus (EIAV): evidence of circulation in donkeys from the Brazilian northeast region.

Equine infectious anemia (EIA) is listed by the World Organization for Animal Health (OIE) as one of the equine diseases that must be notified. No effective treatment or vaccine is available. EIA control is based on segregation and euthanasia of positive equids. The disease is caused by the equine...

Author(s) : Costa, V. M. D.; Cursino, A. E.; Luiz, A. P. M. F.; Braz, G. F.; Cavalcante, P. H.; Souza, C. de A.; Simplício, K. M. de M. G.; Drumond, B. P.; Lima, M. T.; Teixeira, B. M.; Kroon, E. G.

Publisher : Elsevier, New York, USA

Journal article : Journal of Equine Veterinary Science 2022 Vol.108 ref.32

3. An ethnoveterinary study of wild medicinal plants used by the Kyrgyz farmers.

Ethnopharmacological relevance: In their centuries-old nomadic life, since their livestock was the backbone of their lives, the Kyrgyz people used a variety of wild medicinal plants for ethnoveterinary practices. However, the plants used for the treatment of livestock ailments never have been...

Author(s) : Aldayarov, N.; Tulobaev, A.; Salykov, R.; Jumabekova, J.; Kydyralieva, B.; Omurzakova, N.; Kurmanbekova, G.; Imanberdieva, N.; Usubaliev, B.; Borkoev, B.; Salieva, K.; Salieva, Z.; Omurzakov, T.; Chekirov, K.

Publisher : Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK

Journal article : Journal of Ethnopharmacology 2022 Vol.285 ref.69

4. Successive treatments with ivermectin (3.15%) to control the tick Rhipicephalus (Boophilus) microplus in cattle: pharmacokinetic and efficacy assessment.

This study aimed to evaluate the pharmacokinetics, the potential accumulation in the body of treated animals and the efficacy of ivermectin long-acting formulation (3.15%) against the cattle tick Rhipicephalus (Boophilus) microplus in a scheme of three successive treatments. Fifteen 12-month-old...

Author(s) : Sarli, M.; Miró, M. V.; Rossner, M. V.; Nava, S.; Lifschitz, A.

Publisher : Elsevier GmbH, Munich, Germany

Journal article : Ticks and Tick-borne Diseases 2022 Vol.13 No.1 ref.29

5. Pathogens in ticks collected in Israel: I. Bacteria and Protozoa in Hyalomma aegyptium and Hyalomma dromedarii collected from tortoises and camels.

Ticks were collected from 30 Greek tortoise (Testudo graeca), and 10 Arabian camels (dromedary) (Camelus dromedarius) in Israel. All those collected from Greek tortoises belonged to Hyalomma aegyptium, while all specimens collected from the camels belonged to Hyalomma dromedarii. Out of 84...

Author(s) : Mumcuoglu, K. Y.; Arslan-Akveran, G.; Aydogdu, S.; Karasartova, D.; Kosar, N.; Gureser, A. S.; Shacham, B.; Taylan-Ozkan, A.

Publisher : Elsevier GmbH, Munich, Germany

Journal article : Ticks and Tick-borne Diseases 2022 Vol.13 No.1 ref.51

6. The influence of the sex and height at the withers on pelvis size of donkeys in Austria.

During the recent decades, the donkey, as an ever-employed labour animal, is slowly but steadily losing its value. The agricultural industrialization, mechanization of many processes at the mountain and valley farms led to rejection of the donkeys as a livestock. This reduction in donkey numbers...

Author(s) : Urošević, M.; Drobnjak, D.; Vlaeva, R.; Dameski, P.; Stanišić, G.

Publisher : Trakia University, Stara Zagora, Bulgaria

Journal article : Trakia Journal of Sciences 2021 Vol.19 No.1 pp.70-76 ref.14

7. Serum cortisol in mules intended for agricultural work.

Cortisol is a hormone secreted by the adrenal glands that is stimulated by physiological and pathological factors and has been studied widely in equids, but not in mules. The objectives of this study were to obtain a reference value for serum cortisol in mules destined for agricultural activities...

Author(s) : Calixto, L. C.; Martinez, J. R.

Publisher : Japanese Society of Equine Science (Nihon Uma Kagakukai) Equine Research Institute, Japan Racing Association, Utsunomiya, Japan

Journal article : Journal of Equine Science 2021 Vol.32 No.4 pp.153-155 ref.13

8. Collar pressure mapping: an evaluation of seven collar types used on working donkeys in Europe.

Background: Working donkeys represent an important source of energy worldwide. Poor working conditions and equipment affect their ability to work. Poorly designed, ill-fitted harness causes inefficient transfer of power and leads to health and welfare issues. Using technology to assess different...

Author(s) : Rodrigues, J. B.; Garrett, C.; Norris, S. L.; Albuquerque, F.; Queijo, L.; Cooke, F.; Judge, A.

Publisher : Wiley, Chichester, UK

Journal article : Veterinary Record 2021 Vol.189 No.8 ref.42

9. Skin diseases in donkeys and mules - an update.

The skin of donkeys and mules represents a promising source of income; however, cultural, productive, and infectious factors can directly interfere with the quality of the integumentary tissue and well-being of these species. The objective of this study is to present a literature review on equine...

Author(s) : Lima, T. S.; Silva, R. A. F.; Pereira, R. M. F.; Soares, K. L.; Santos, N. T. A.; Sousa, M. S.; Mendonça, F. S.; Lucena, R. B.

Publisher : MDPI AG, Basel, Switzerland

Journal article : Animals 2021 Vol.11 No.1 ref.51

10. Drivers of elephant tourism in Thailand.

This chapter details the development of elephant tourism in Thailand. Following a logging ban enacted by the government in 1989, in response to devastating floods and loss of life brought about by unsustainable logging practices, elephants used in logging and their mahouts suddenly found themselves ...

Author(s) : Rittichainuwat, B.; Scott, N.; Laws, E.

Book chapter : The elephant tourism business 2021 pp.51-63 ref.44

11. The effectiveness of elephant welfare regulations in India.

This chapter describes the current situation of elephants used in tourism in Kerala and Rajasthan in India and the effectiveness of existing welfare regulations.

Author(s) : Sumanth Bindumadhav; Alokparna Sengupta; Shilpa Mahbubani

Book chapter : The elephant tourism business 2021 pp.149-159 ref.12

12. Elephant tourism, the ABTA Animal Welfare Guidelines.

This chapter describes the Association of British Travel Agents (ABTA) welfare guidelines for the nutrition, environment, physical health and behaviour of captive elephants used in the tourism industry.

Author(s) : Jenkinson, C.

Book chapter : The elephant tourism business 2021 pp.170-176 ref.13

13. Modernizing human-elephant interactions.

This chapter describes the history and evolution of the human-elephant relationship in terms of regulations, behaviour, health, welfare, attitudes and tourism.

Author(s) : McLean, A.

Book chapter : The elephant tourism business 2021 pp.219-231 ref.34

14. Chronic collateral sesamoidean desmopathy in draft horses: magnetic resonance imaging and histopathological findings.

Desmopathy of the collateral sesamoidean ligament (CSL) is an unusual disorder in draft horses. This study records the magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) features of chronic CSL desmopathy in eight draft horses and confirms these features by histopathology. The recorded chronic CSL desmopathy has...

Author(s) : Abu-Seida, A. M.; Elemmawy, Y. M.

Publisher : Elsevier, New York, USA

Journal article : Journal of Equine Veterinary Science 2021 Vol.98

15. Morphometric characterisation and performance evaluation of Bhangor indigenous swamp buffalo population of Tripura.

An attempt was made to assess the phenotypic variability and study the management practices of indigenous swamp buffalo 'Bhangor' population from the north-eastern state of Tripura. Bhangor buffalo animals have morphological features and behaviour similar to typical swamp buffalo. A survey was...

Author(s) : Singh, K. V.; Ramendra Das; Monika Sodhi; Kataria, R. S.

Publisher : Indian Council of Agricultural Research, New Delhi, India

Journal article : Indian Journal of Animal Sciences 2021 Vol.91 No.12 pp.1057-1060 ref.18

16. Ultrasonographic study of the plantar region of the hindlimb in a pure breed Catalan donkey.

Although some studies of morphometric measurements by ultrasound in asses have been reported, few surveys of the measurements and proportions of plantar flexor tendons in the metatarsal region of donkeys are available in the literature. Topographic anatomy of the tendons and ligaments in healthy...

Author(s) : Parés-Casanova, P. M.; Junquera-Muñoz, L.

Publisher : Agricultural Academy of Bulgaria, Sofia, Bulgaria

Journal article : Bulgarian Journal of Agricultural Science 2021 Vol.27 No.3 pp.604-607 ref.15

17. Poisoning of calves reared with cows treated with abamectin.

The aim of the present study was to describe an outbreak of poisoning by abamectin in calves less than four months of age whose mothers were treated with a pour-on product containing this ingredient. The diagnosis was based on the history, clinical signs, absence of macroscopic and...

Author(s) : Borges, D. G. L.; Borges, F. de A.; Vieira, M. C.; Pupin, R. C.; Araújo, M. A. de; Guizelini, C. de C.; Lemos, R. A. A. de

Publisher : Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK

Journal article : Toxicon 2021 Vol.203 pp.115-116

18. Bovine cryptosporidiosis: advances in disease prevention.

Foreign Title :Criptosporidiosi bovina: progressi nella prevenzione della malattia.

Author(s) : Rodier, S.; Rondi, Q.; Eppinga, M.; Schmitt-van de Leemput, E.

Publisher : Point Veterinaire Italie s.r.l., Milan, Italy

Journal article : Settimana Veterinaria 2021 No.1189 pp.31-32, 34, 36

19. Life cycle assessment of water in sport equine production in Argentina: a case study.

The application of life cycle assessment method (LCA) to animal production is a methodological option to assess the potential impact of products, services, or production processes in a comprehensive way as it considers both the quantity and quality of water in the life cycle approach. In this...

Author(s) : Vaccaro, M. M.; García-Liñeiro, A.; Fernández-Cirelli, A.; Volpedo, A. V.

Publisher : MDPI AG, Basel, Switzerland

Journal article : Agriculture 2021 Vol.11 No.11 ref.38

20. Long term study of declining animal usage in Indian agriculture.

Traditionally in Indian agriculture draught animals enables farmers to increase agricultural production and improve the quality of life but in recent decades there has been a trend towards replacing draught animals with farm tractors. There is rapid shift from animal to tractor power but the...

Author(s) : Shrivastava, A. K.; Khandelwal, N. K.; Dubey, R. K.; Guru, P. K.

Publisher : International Commission of Agricultural and Biosystems Engineering, Sapporo, Japan

Journal article : Agricultural Engineering International: CIGR Journal 2021 Vol.23 No.1 pp.109-114 ref.19

21. Evaluating the distribution of T-lymphocytes and S-phase proliferating cells across the nasal mucosa of dromedary camel (Camelus dromedarius).

The lining mucosa of the nasal cavity performs important roles for the host adaptation to the external environment. Camels are unique in their adaptation to the lifestyle of nomadic deserts. The present study aimed to evaluate the distribution pattern of T lymphocytes and S-phase proliferating...

Author(s) : Abdellatif, A. M.

Publisher : Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK

Journal article : Tissue & Cell 2021 Vol.72 ref.45

22. Cattle feeding experiment and chopping device parameter determination for mechanized harvesting of forage rape crop.

Forage rape crop, which uses the immature plant leaf and stem of a hybrid rape crop (Brassica napus L.) with low erucic acid and glucosinolate to feed livestock, is an innovative fresh-fed feed material with the advantages of high yield, low cost, rich nutrients, and vigorous growth in winter. In...

Author(s) : Wan XingYu; Liao QingXi; Jiang YaJun; Liao YiTao

Publisher : American Society of Agricultural and Biological Engineers, St. Joseph, USA

Journal article : Transactions of the ASABE 2021 Vol.64 No.2 pp.715-725

23. Sarcoid in the lower eyelid due to bovine papillomavirus-2 in a donkey (Equus asinus).

Sarcoid tumors were described by means of histopathological and molecular procedures in a 5-year-old donkey. Histopathological examination showed epithelial changes including hyperkeratosis, epithelial hyperplasia, koilocytosis, and rete peg formation. Neoplastic fibroblastic cells were plumb,...

Author(s) : Eroksuz, Y.; Abaylı, H.; Canpolat, I.; Incılı, C. A.; Karabulut, B.; Tanrısever, M.; Beytut, E.

Publisher : Fakultet Veterinarske Medicine, Univerziteta u Beogradu, Belgrade, Serbia

Journal article : Acta Veterinaria (Beograd) 2021 Vol.71 No.1 pp.131-136 ref.16

24. Nursing care of geriatric donkeys.

Many donkeys are now kept as pets rather than working animals. This means they often live longer, with many now reaching 20-years-old and being classed as geriatric. These donkeys often require specialist treatment and management, as they are prone to certain conditions such as dental disease and...

Author(s) : Rippingale, M.

Publisher : MA Healthcare Limited, London, UK

Journal article : UK-Vet Equine 2021 Vol.5 No.5 pp.222-224

25. An overview of Alxa Bactrian camel, camel milk and meat.

Alxa Bactrian camel is the world's major camel species and is a valuable camel germplasm resource. In this paper, the domestication history of Alxa Bactrian camel and the research status of camel milk and meat products were reviewed. Furthermore, the composition and content of amino acids in camel...

Author(s) : Yang YongGing; Wang WenXi; Li GuoYin; Zhang XinXin; Nie Jing; Shana; Shi Pei

Publisher : Inner Mongolia Academy of Agriculture and Animal Husbandry Science, Hohhot, China

Journal article : Animal Husbandry and Feed Science (Inner Mongolia) 2021 Vol.42 No.2 pp.109-113, 120 ref.36