Rumen Manipulation

Cattle Dystocia

The pregnant animal is supposed to deliver its calf on its own when it has completed its full term of pregnancy. But sometimes the animal may not be able to...
Foot and Mouth Disease

Foot and Mouth Disease in Dairy Cows

Foot and Mouth Disease is a severe, highly contagious viral disease-causing economic losses to the farmers. The disease is common in crossbred cattle whereas the native breeds of cattle suffer...
Rumen Manipulation

Rumen Manipulation to Enhance Feed Conversion Efficiency

Introduction  Rumen is well recognized as an essential fermentation vat that is capable of preparing end-products particularly volatile fatty acids and microbial proteins as major energy and protein for the...
Tick Infestation in Cattle

Tick Infestation in Cattle And Its Control – An Overview

Tick Infestation in Cattle Ticks are the most important external parasites commonly found in cattle and are responsible for severe economic losses both through the direct effects of blood-sucking and...
Animal Management in Summer

Animal Management in Summer

Animal management during summer requires special attention. Summers are hot and long in North-Western India. Here the atmospheric temperature rises to higher than 450 Celsius. Animals become stressed in this...
Corona Global Epidemic

COVID-19 Pandemic: Veterinarian Perspective

COVID 19 Pandemic Coronaviruses are a large family of viruses, out of which some cause cold-like illnesses in people, while others cause illness in certain types of animals, such as...
Covid 19

கொரோனா வைரஸ் (COVID-19) தொற்றுநோய், ஆய்வகத்தில் உருவாக்கப்படவில்லை

(பொதுவான மக்களுக்காக எளிய மொழியில் விளக்கப்பட்டுள்ளது. வெளியிடப்பட்ட பல்வேறு ஆராய்ச்சி ஆவணங்களிலிருந்து தகவல்கள் கொடுக்கப்பட்டுள்ளன) தற்பொழுது கொரோனா தொற்றுநோய்யை (COVID-19 ) ஏற்படுத்தும் கொரோனா வைரஸ் (SARS-COV-2) சீன ஆய்வகத்தில் உருவாக்கப்பட்டது, என்று ஒரு சதி கோட்பாடு உள்ளது. இந்த சந்தேகம்...
Veterinarian Emergency Management

Participation of Veterinarians in Assisting Medical Professionals During Pandemics

Today’s global world has also thrown serious challenges to human and animal health and environment. The most important challenge is serious communicable diseases transmitted from animals to humans. All the...
Laboratory Tests

Is Extensive testing of Susceptible Population Critical to Control an Epidemic?

Evidence Based Medicine I am an admirer of Dr. David Sackett, who is regarded as the Founder of the discipline of clinical epidemiology. His major contributions to the public health...
Epidemic Disease of Animal

Epidemic Curves: A Simple Investigation Tool

Epidemic Disease of Animal The veterinarians are called upon to investigate animal disease outbreaks. Here are some important tips to handle an epidemic: The disease is called epidemic when the...