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Diseases and Parasites of Cattle, Sheep and Goats in South Africa

(ISBN 0-620-35735-5)

Siektes en Parasiete van Skape, Beeste en Bokke in Suid Afrika

(ISBN 0-620-35736-3)

Dr Pamela Hunter-Oberem

Dr Danie Odendaal, Dr Peter Oberem, Dr Thys Snyman, Dr Johan van Rensburg, Dr Ralf Patzelt, Leon Ludwig & Herman Mynhardt

Diseases and Parasites is a comprehensive animal health book for small-scale, emerging and commercial livestock farmers. The book will aid livestock farmers and agribusinesses to cope with the ever increasing animal health challenges in the livestock industry.

The 215-page book, in full colour and extensively illustrated, is an indispensable source of information to assist farmers in matters relating to livestock management, nutrition, the most common diseases, plants poisonings and parasites of ruminant livestock. It highlights a number of highly effective remedies and vaccines for stock owners that can be used in consultation with their local veterinarians. The book covers vaccination and dosing programmes for all species as well as comprehensive details about the chemicals, methods of application and resistance problems with the remedies used for external parasites.

Diseases and Parasites can be ordered at your nearest Afrivet agent or by phoning this number 011 392 0143.

An Afrikaans version of the book titled, Siektes en Parasiete van Beeste, Skape en Bokke in Suid-Afrika, is also available.

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