Yearly Archives: 2016


PROTOZOA POSSIBLY THE CAUSE OF THOUSANDS OF LAMB & CALF DEATHS

Dr Liezel Wasserman informs the public of the threats Cryptosporidiosis, E. coli, Clostridial spp. and Salmonella serotypes associated with thousands of lamb and cattle calf deaths. Please see the links below: http://www.ofm.co.za/article/podcasts/212972/protozoa-vermoedelik-agter-vrektes-van-duisende-lammers-en-kalfies#sthash.3NKUX4W1.dpuf http://fliphtml5.com/pfug/ebtp http://landbou.com/kundiges/vra-vir-faffa/koksidiose-in-bokke-skape-en-beeste/


Compulsory Community Services Veterinarians Applications

The CCS Applications have unfortunately already closed for 2017, but please see here the applications for 2018 & 2019. 2018: application-for-approval-of-a-place-for-ccs 2019: copy-of-application-for-approval-of-a-place-for-ccs-2019 Work plan: draft-workplan-document For all interested registered facilities, please find attached the CCS place application form for 2019 as well as an example work plan. When applying […]


CONTROLLED DISEASES-AFRICAN HORSE SICKNESS MOVEMENT CONTROL

Council received information on movement control which we were requested to distribute.  Please refer to the details below. Dr Clive Marwick, President SAVC Movement into the controlled area is only allowed under specific conditions, and is regulated according to the Animal Diseases Act, therefore illegal movement is in fact a […]


ONE HEALTH

This awareness material was developed to increase capacity within the community and all stakeholders involved in the detection and response to zoonotic diseases of public health importance in Gauteng. We really want to build capacity to detect and respond to zoonotic diseases.  Part of this is conducting training to a […]