IJAR (2017), Vol. 1, Issue 01

  • Histological structure of Azerbaijan buffalo Uterus

    Histological structure of Azerbaijan buffalo Uterus Hamid Karimi1, Negar Mahdavi2, Sahar Shadi3 1-Associate Professor of Veterinary Anatomy, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, University of Tabriz 2-Veteriinary Histology MS Student, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, University of Tabriz 3- Veterinarian Asian buffalo is economic animal for variant reasons in different regions of Iran. This animal either is important for reason of resistance against local disease or is important for reason of high production from low quality of food materials. Meanwhile, different and broad…

  • Isolation, Identification and Antimicrobial resistance profile of staphylococcus aureus and occurrence of methicillin resistant S. aureus isolated from mastitic lactating cows

    Isolation, Identification and Antimicrobial resistance profile of staphylococcus aureus and occurrence of methicillin resistant S. aureus isolated from mastitic lactating cows in and around Assosa town, Benishangul Gumuz Region, Ethiopia Yami Asmamaw Aki1, Kibeb Legesse2, Asmelash Tassew2* 1Assosa Regional Veterinary Laboratory, Assosa, Ethiopia 2Addis Ababa University, College of Veterinary Medicine and Agriculture, P.O.Box: 34; Debre Zeit, Ethiopia A cross – sectional study was conducted from November 2016 to May 2017 in Dairy cattle in and around Asossa town in order…

  • Isolation, identification and antimicrobial susceptibility of Pasteurella multocida from cattle with hemorrhagic septicemia

    Isolation, identification and antimicrobial susceptibility of Pasteurella multocida from cattle with hemorrhagic septicemia in Assosa and Bambasi districts, Benishangul Gumuz Regional State, Ethiopia Yami Bote, Kibeb Legesse, Asmelash Tassew Addis Ababa University, College of Veterinary Medicine and Agriculture P.O.Box: 34; Debre Zeit, Ethiopia A cross sectional study was conducted from November 2016 to May 2017 in Bambasi and Assosa districts in Benshangul Guzum Regional State with the objectives of isolation, identification and determination antimicrobial susceptibility profile of Pasteurella multocida isolated…

  • Socio-cultural, Herd Structure and Reproductive Practices of Pastoral Cattle Producers in Adamawa State, Nigeria

    Socio-cultural, Herd Structure and Reproductive Practices of Pastoral Cattle Producers in Adamawa State, Nigeria I.  H.  KUBKOMAWA1, M. S. ADAMU1,  M.  A.  OGUNDU2 , I.  C. OKOLI2 and  A. B. I.  UDEDIBIE2 1. Department of Animal Production and Health, Federal Polytechnic, Pmb 35, Mubi, Adamawa State, Nigeria 2. Department of Animal Science and Technology, Federal University of Technology Owerri, Imo State, Nigeria The objectives of the study were to investigate the socio-cultural, herd structure and reproductive practices of pastoralist cattle…

  • Reproductive Performance of Zebu Cattle Following Artificial Insemination (AI) in Adamawa State, North-Eastern Nigeria

    Reproductive Performance of Zebu Cattle Following Artificial Insemination (AI) in Adamawa State, North-Eastern Nigeria Kubkomawa, H. I., Abubakar, S. N. and Adamu, M. S. Department of Animal Production and Health, Federal Polytechnic, Pmb 35, Mubi, Adamawa State, Nigeria The precarious supply of animal products to Nigerian populace may worsen if livestock production is still based on the use of multipurpose indigenous cattle breeds with genetically low productive potentials. The main objective of this study was to determine the reproductive performance…

  • Is L-arginine or glucose dependence required for fetal growth, survival and maternal progesterone during late pregnancy in ewes?

    Is L-arginine or glucose dependence required for fetal growth, survival and maternal progesterone during late pregnancy in ewes? M. M. Zeitoun Department of Animal Production and Breeding, College of Agriculture and Veterinary Medicine, P.O. Box 6622, Qassim University 51452, KSA This study aimed at investigating effects of drenching low and high dosage of L-arginine alone, combined with propylene glycol or propylene glycol alone during the eight weeks during late ewe’s gestation on the litter weight and survival at birth and…