This is due to the increase in life expectancy of the animals and the current trend of people having medium to large breeds of dogs, which are more likely to develop joint disorders, as pets. Quite often veterinarians find it difficult to accurately diagnose and treat joint diseases because of...
It is our pleasure to introduce to you the second edition of the Procedures in Small Animal Practice, which has been written for veterinary surgeons,veterinary nurses and students.
We have been delighted by the success of the first edition, which suggests that this Guide has become the number...
Estimation of gestation length on the basis of fetus
Pregnancy: Pregnancy period is the period from fertilization to parturition or birth of young and in this time the development of fetus in the uterus in female during this period simple cells derived and develop into highly organized...
Selection and Purchasing of Animals
Following SOP's need to be followed at time of selecting or purchasing of animals.
First of all it needs to be decided which breed of animal you prefer. For selection of breed keep in mind the following characteristics of a good breed: ● Attain maturity...
Diazepam use as muscle relaxant in tetanus
Diazepam is used as muscle relaxant in case of tetanus in equines (horses,donkeys).
Diazepam Oral Tablets
Diazepam affects the central nervous system and is used as a tranquilizer in...
Parvo Virus infection in Dogs
It is a highly contagious disease of the dog and is notorious for its ability to quickly reduce the animal health and make him lethargic. If the animal is not treated at the early stage of the disease then it can also cause death. It is characterized by enteritis...
Necessary steps for Brooding in poultry
Brooding is part and parcel for profitable poultry farming.
1.keep floor Temperature 35c° before getting day old chicks out of box. It need to keep On brooder 12 hours before chicks come on shed. Remember Manual Thermometer mostly place 1-2 feet...
Sop's for Indirect Haemagglutination Test (IHA)
Indirect Haemagglutination test /IHA is used for assay of serum Antibodies after vaccination e.g HS vaccine produces antibodies specific against HS pathogen. Causative agent of HS (haemorhagic septicemia is Pasteurella Multocida which is...
Postmortem is an examination of a dead body to determine the cause of death.
Write off animal
Record keeping (at farm etc.)
For treatment of healthy animals
Now a days there are many cases comes at animal clinics as a vetero legal cases and that...
Terms related to different wild carnivores
Male is called Lion
Female is called Lioness
Young one is called Cub
Group name is called Pride
Act of parturition is called Cubbing
Dwelling place is Den
Male is called Tiger
Female is called Tigress
Young one is...
Which one is better: Live or Killed Vaccine?
Live attenuated organisms or organisms of lower virulence are used as agent
Gives strong immune response
Booster immunization is not required
Adjuvant is not required
Cold chain is required
Chance of reversal of virulence...
Specific features of Gastrointestinal tract in ruminants
Ruminant Gastro Intestinal Tract’s Peculiarity and Salient Features
In Veterinary science, there is one of the classification of animals on the basis of their types of the stomach:
Simple stomach Animals (non-ruminants) i.e., Horse, Dog...
Exotoxins vs Endotoxins
Many bacteria produce toxins, enzymes and pigments. Toxins and enzymes play important role in pathogenecity. Toxins mainly are of two types:
Exotoxins are usually heat labile proteins secreted by certain species of bacteria which diffuse into the surrounding medium...