National Animal Health Forum News

DISEASE REPORTS Updated 2017-05-15

The NAHF supports the frequent reporting of the disease status in areas. Please see here the RuVASA-DAFF reporting system: Alternatively visit the RuVASA website: http://ruvasa.co.za/disease-reporting/ Here is the monthly disease...

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Cornell Symposium Examines Antimicrobial Resistance-2017-05-12

The symposium, “Antimicrobial Resistance: Research Synergies in Human and Animal Medicine,” featured presentations by Cornell and other experts from diverse veterinary, medical and biological backgrounds, while also creating opportunities to...

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Danger of Spreading Brucellosis at Shows and Auctions-2017-05-09

Please see here the link to the answer on the dangers of spreading brucellosis at shows and auctions form Dr Sewellyn Davey. Danger of spreading Bovine Brucellosis Die gevaar om...

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Dr Danie Odendaal (Director of VetNet) on Grootplaas-2017-05-09

Dr Danie Odendaal discusses Disease Control and the importance of Disease Reporting: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1T87r9CrqKw

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Stakeholders – Brucellosis Discussion Document Available for Comment-2017-05-09

On Monday the 8th of May DAFF released the Brucellosis Discussion Document which is available for comment. We urge all stakeholders to take advantage of this proposal and to send...

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M. Bovis can Survive on Salt Blocks-2017-05-04

Researchers and veterinarians have long known that bovine tuberculosis (TB) can spread between cattle, or from wildlife to cattle, through feed sources. See here the link to Bovine Vet Online...

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BRUCELLOSIS-GROOTPLAAS (KYKNET CHANNEL 144) VIDEOS – 2017-05-04

The Brucellosis Steering Committee together with Dr Faffa Malan has been able to secure a slot on Grootplaas TV Program airing on Kyknet Channel 144 at 05:30 Tuesday mornings Please see...

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