Quarantine: Restriction of freedom of movement of individuals who have been exposed to infectious or communicable disease in order to prevent its spread; a period of detention of vessels, vehicles, or travelers coming from infected or suspected places; and detention or isolation on account of suspected contagion. It includes government regulations on the detention of animals at frontiers or ports of entrance for the prevention of infectious disease, through a period of isolation before being allowed to enter a country. (From Dorland, 28th ed & Black's Veterinary Dictionary, 17th ed)Patient Isolation: The segregation of patients with communicable or other diseases for a specified time. Isolation may be strict, in which movement and social contacts are limited; modified, where an effort to control specified aspects of care is made in order to prevent cross infection; or reverse, where the patient is secluded in a controlled or germ-free environment in order to protect him or her from cross infection.Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome: A viral disorder characterized by high FEVER, dry COUGH, shortness of breath (DYSPNEA) or breathing difficulties, and atypical PNEUMONIA. A virus in the genus CORONAVIRUS is the suspected agent.Disease Outbreaks: Sudden increase in the incidence of a disease. The concept includes EPIDEMICS and PANDEMICS.Communicable Diseases, Emerging: Infectious diseases that are novel in their outbreak ranges (geographic and host) or transmission mode.Communicable Disease Control: Programs of surveillance designed to prevent the transmission of disease by any means from person to person or from animal to man.Naval Medicine: The practice of medicine concerned with conditions affecting the health of individuals associated with the marine environment.Disaster Planning: Procedures outlined for the care of casualties and the maintenance of services in disasters.Mandatory Programs: Programs in which participation is required.Aircraft: A weight-carrying structure for navigation of the air that is supported either by its own buoyancy or by the dynamic action of the air against its surfaces. (Webster, 1973)Filoviridae Infections: Infections with viruses of the family FILOVIRIDAE. The infections in humans consist of a variety of clinically similar viral hemorrhagic fevers but the natural reservoir host is unknown.Travel: Aspects of health and disease related to travel.History, 19th Century: Time period from 1801 through 1900 of the common era.Influenza, Human: An acute viral infection in humans involving the respiratory tract. It is marked by inflammation of the NASAL MUCOSA; the PHARYNX; and conjunctiva, and by headache and severe, often generalized, myalgia.Legislation, Hospital: Laws and regulations concerning hospitals, which are proposed for enactment or enacted by a legislative body.Tephritidae: A large family of fruit flies in the order DIPTERA, comprising over 4,500 species in about 100 genera. They have patterned wings and brightly colored bodies and are found predominantly in the tropical latitudes.Disease Transmission, Infectious: The transmission of infectious disease or pathogens. When transmission is within the same species, the mode can be horizontal or vertical (INFECTIOUS DISEASE TRANSMISSION, VERTICAL).Animals, LaboratoryHistory, Medieval: The period of history from the year 500 through 1450 of the common era.Strigiformes: An order of BIRDS with the common name owls characterized by strongly hooked beaks, sharp talons, large heads, forward facing eyes, and facial disks. While considered nocturnal RAPTORS, some owls do hunt by day.Bites and StingsCats: The domestic cat, Felis catus, of the carnivore family FELIDAE, comprising over 30 different breeds. The domestic cat is descended primarily from the wild cat of Africa and extreme southwestern Asia. Though probably present in towns in Palestine as long ago as 7000 years, actual domestication occurred in Egypt about 4000 years ago. (From Walker's Mammals of the World, 6th ed, p801)Cost-Benefit Analysis: A method of comparing the cost of a program with its expected benefits in dollars (or other currency). The benefit-to-cost ratio is a measure of total return expected per unit of money spent. This analysis generally excludes consideration of factors that are not measured ultimately in economic terms. Cost effectiveness compares alternative ways to achieve a specific set of results.Cat Diseases: Diseases of the domestic cat (Felis catus or F. domesticus). This term does not include diseases of the so-called big cats such as CHEETAHS; LIONS; tigers, cougars, panthers, leopards, and other Felidae for which the heading CARNIVORA is used.Wrist: The region of the upper limb between the metacarpus and the FOREARM.Scabies: A contagious cutaneous inflammation caused by the bite of the mite SARCOPTES SCABIEI. It is characterized by pruritic papular eruptions and burrows and affects primarily the axillae, elbows, wrists, and genitalia, although it can spread to cover the entire body.KentuckySheep: Any of the ruminant mammals with curved horns in the genus Ovis, family Bovidae. They possess lachrymal grooves and interdigital glands, which are absent in GOATS.Sarcoptes scabiei: A species of mite that causes SCABIES in humans and sarcoptic mange in other animals. Specific variants of S. scabiei exist for humans and animals, but many have the ability to cross species and cause disease.Newspapers: Publications printed and distributed daily, weekly, or at some other regular and usually short interval, containing news, articles of opinion (as editorials and letters), features, advertising, and announcements of current interest. (Webster's 3d ed)ArchivesEuthanasia, Animal: The killing of animals for reasons of mercy, to control disease transmission or maintain the health of animal populations, or for experimental purposes (ANIMAL EXPERIMENTATION).PennsylvaniaDogs: The domestic dog, Canis familiaris, comprising about 400 breeds, of the carnivore family CANIDAE. They are worldwide in distribution and live in association with people. (Walker's Mammals of the World, 5th ed, p1065)Dog Diseases: Diseases of the domestic dog (Canis familiaris). This term does not include diseases of wild dogs, WOLVES; FOXES; and other Canidae for which the heading CARNIVORA is used.Preconception Care: An organized and comprehensive program of health care that identifies and reduces a woman's reproductive risks before conception through risk assessment, health promotion, and interventions. Preconception care programs may be designed to include the male partner in providing counseling and educational information in preparation for fatherhood, such as genetic counseling and testing, financial and family planning, etc. This concept is different from PRENATAL CARE, which occurs during pregnancy.United States Department of Agriculture: A cabinet department in the Executive Branch of the United States Government concerned with improving and maintaining farm income and developing and expanding markets for agricultural products. Through inspection and grading services it safeguards and insures standards of quality in food supply and production.Plant Diseases: Diseases of plants.Food Contamination: The presence in food of harmful, unpalatable, or otherwise objectionable foreign substances, e.g. chemicals, microorganisms or diluents, before, during, or after processing or storage.Pest Control, Biological: Use of naturally-occuring or genetically-engineered organisms to reduce or eliminate populations of pests.HistoryMeat: The edible portions of any animal used for food including domestic mammals (the major ones being cattle, swine, and sheep) along with poultry, fish, shellfish, and game.Flight, Animal: The use of wings or wing-like appendages to remain aloft and move through the air.Australia: The smallest continent and an independent country, comprising six states and two territories. Its capital is Canberra.Firearms: Small-arms weapons, including handguns, pistols, revolvers, rifles, shotguns, etc.Wounds, Gunshot: Disruption of structural continuity of the body as a result of the discharge of firearms.Sick Leave: An absence from work permitted because of illness or the number of days per year for which an employer agrees to pay employees who are sick. (Webster's New Collegiate Dictionary, 1981)Space Flight: Travel beyond the earth's atmosphere.BerlinGermanyMonkey Diseases: Diseases of Old World and New World monkeys. This term includes diseases of baboons but not of chimpanzees or gorillas (= APE DISEASES).
  • Cruise lines have begun to skip China port calls, step up screening measures, cancel sailings and even quarantined an entire ship for what turned out to be a case of the flu . (usatoday.com)
  • Quarantine officer Malcolm Harbor, responsible for ensuring anything that poses a bio-risk to the state is detected and destroyed, said the biggest culprits are novice travellers who seem ignorant of WA's strict biosecurity regulations. (abc.net.au)
  • The animal health role of the Australian Government is delivered through the Biosecurity Animal Division working in conjunction with other areas of the Australian Government Department of Agriculture. (agriculture.gov.au)
  • The development of farm-level biosecurity standards is a national initiative within and across agriculture industries, including both animals and plants. (gc.ca)
  • An effective biosecurity program is based on the understanding and application of measures to minimize the transmission of pests in animal and plant populations, including their introduction (bioexclusion), spread within the populations (biomanagement), and release (biocontainment). (gc.ca)
  • The current episode in Texas indicates the importance and effectiveness of these regulations: both cases of infection were detected while the monkeys were in quarantine, and the potential for transmission to facility employees was minimal. (cdc.gov)
  • For further information concerning regulations regarding the importation or movement of certain animal pathogens and vectors, please contact the NCIE office (Tel: 301-734-3277, Fax: 301-734-8226). (atcc.org)
  • New regulations to be put in place in the USA will require blood-testing, vaccination and identification of animals imported from certain countries. (vetstream.com)
  • This is the legal basic for develop the government regulations for animal, fish and plant quarantine. (ippc.int)
  • Those who do adopt will be advised of the facility's current situation and instructed to seek inspection of the animals by a veterinarian. (savannahnow.com)
  • If animals are suspected of being infected with EIA , a CFIA inspector (usually the district veterinarian) will visit the farm to meet with you. (gc.ca)
  • The State of Texas, Health and Safety Code Chapter 823.003 requires animal shelters to be inspected annually by a licensed veterinarian for compliance with Chapter 823 and Chapter 829. (austintexas.gov)
  • We examined the effects of whether or not a veterinarian was included in the inspection team, type of inspection, licence status of the zoo and membership of a zoo association on the inspectors' assessments of animal welfare standards in five areas that approximate to the Five Freedoms. (mdpi.com)
  • Just as a nurse performs a variety of tasks to support human health, both supervised and unsupervised, a vet tech performs various tasks in support of a veterinarian to help care for animals. (vistacollege.edu)
  • Although public access to the Savannah-Chatham Animal Control Shelter has been halted during a two-week quarantine mandated Tuesday by state officials, interested people can arrange adoptions off site. (savannahnow.com)
  • Quarantine officials are warning that inexperienced travellers are putting Western Australia's $8 billion agriculture industry at risk with tonnes of potentially destructive organic produce being seized at borders, and more detected every year. (abc.net.au)
  • In a significant escalation in the region's battle with the Mediterranean fruit fly, state agriculture officials declared a quarantine Friday on crops grown within an 81-square-mile section of Riverside County. (latimes.com)
  • And for the first time in a half-century, U.S. health officials have issued a federal quarantine order , compelling 195 Americans evacuated from China to remain at an air base in California for 14 days. (usatoday.com)
  • Matiu/Somes Island had been briefly used to quarantine sheep in 1853 but permanent facilities were not established until 40 years later in 1893. (doc.govt.nz)
  • Muskoxen, giraffes, circus animals and lots of cattle and sheep roamed the United States Animal Quarantine Station, the only one on the East Coast. (app.com)
  • A version of this archives appears in print on August 3, 1909, on Page 4 of the New York edition with the headline: QUARANTINE ON SHEEP. (nytimes.com)
  • This list is current as of August 19, 2019, and does not include generic animal drugs . (fda.gov)
  • He said the new quarantine orders would save the medical centers virus tests that could be used instead to identify new patients, and would also reduce the need for home visits to test quarantined patients. (timesofisrael.com)
  • WOWT) - Nine animals the Nebraska Humane Society describes as wild, according to court documents, were seized from Scatter Joy Acres in Omaha. (wowt.com)
  • Two weeks ago his favorite animal Aquila the porcupine was confiscated by the Nebraska Humane Society for not having the proper permits. (wowt.com)
  • The letter to the Humane Society reads in part, "We demand immediate return of these animals. (wowt.com)
  • We will seek to hold the humane society responsible for any injury to these animals-including the injuries some sustained when they were seized. (wowt.com)
  • The Humane Society says that even though the animals may provide some therapy, domestic animals are better. (wowt.com)
  • Steve Glandt, the Vice President of Operations at the Nebraska Humane Society said, "While they might have provided some type of therapeutic benefit at the end of the day they're still a wild animal and not permitted to be in the city limits. (wowt.com)
  • Under the new rules, patients who were diagnosed with the virus will be considered cured after spending 10 days in quarantine from the moment they first showed symptoms, plus an additional three days during which they must show no symptoms - typically a high fever and coughing or breathing difficulties. (timesofisrael.com)
  • Patients who do not know exactly when they began experiencing symptoms will be required to spend 10 days in quarantine from the moment they were informed of a positive test result for the virus, and then can leave isolation after three more days without symptoms. (timesofisrael.com)
  • So, Animal Control found me and said I need to quarantine for 45 days. (metafilter.com)
  • Quarantine all animals new to your farm for at least 21 days. (umd.edu)
  • Quarantining for 28 days is even better. (umd.edu)
  • The animals' owner can appeal the quarantine order and is entitled to a hearing within 30 days. (blogspot.com)
  • If infection is confirmed, the CFIA will also review farm records to determine any movements and contact the infected animal has made with other susceptible animals in the past 30 days. (gc.ca)
  • The word "quarantine" derives from the Italian quaranta dei (forty days), a reminder that the custom of segregating putatively infected persons, and the ships on which they were traveling, originated in the maritime empire of Venice in the fourteenth century. (encyclopedia.com)
  • At a USDA quarantine facility each psittacine bird shall be individually identified by the Department within 7 days of the entry of the bird into the bird quarantine facility with a serially numbered legband which has been coded to the quarantine facility or by other suitable means of identification. (cornell.edu)
  • You need to have a place where you can house these animals that will prevent them from coming into contact with your livestock for at least 30 days. (thepigsite.com)
  • The Diamond Princess will "remain under quarantine in Yokohama," about 17 miles from the Japanese capital of Tokyo, for "at least 14 days as required by the Ministry of Health," the cruise line said Tuesday. (usatoday.com)
  • Normal quarantine is 180 days at the Animal Quarantine Station (AQS) on Oahu. (freerepublic.com)
  • OC Animal Care and the State of California requires that a domestic animal involved in a bite, or scratch caused by teeth, to a person be quarantined for 10 days. (ocpetinfo.com)
  • Part 3 We will need to send your pet in to arrive on the specified quarantine arrival date, as a delay of more than 2 days will result in the spot being forfeited and we will have to begin the process over again (this is the government policy, not a PetRelocation policy). (petrelocation.com)
  • Vet techs and veterinarians spend their days working with animals of all shapes, sizes, and breeds. (vistacollege.edu)
  • Those who are diagnosed with the virus but are asymptomatic can leave quarantine after 10 days, the ministry said. (timesofisrael.com)
  • In search of inspiration-and, let's be honest, a bit of voyeurism-we're asking Washingtonians (current and recently former) how they're passing the time and getting through quarantine. (washingtonian.com)
  • The search warrant says any Coatimundi, any Porcupine, any Patagonia Mara, any non-domestic animal, as defined by the Omaha City Ordinance was to be seized. (wowt.com)
  • However, if you do have a strong preference for a particular type of animal, you can target your job search around clinics, hospitals, and other animal care facilities that specialize in that area. (vistacollege.edu)
  • In addition, there will be a recreational area that will allow animals to spend time with and interact with each other. (ad-international.org)
  • Within a short time the lions and baboon will leave their cages to live in the quarantine facilities. (ad-international.org)
  • 4. The officer in charge of the Quarantine Camp shall, at the time of release of an animal from the station, grant a permit, in such form as may be prescribed by the State Government, to the person taking charge of the animal, and every such person shall be bound to produce the permit whenever required to do so by any Competent Officer. (advocatekhoj.com)
  • A person that is capable of restraining, controlling and governing a dog, cat or other domestic animal in his or her possession at the time of the event in question or to whose commands the dog, cat or animal is obedient. (ecode360.com)
  • Any person or persons controlling, harboring, possessing, feeding, or having the management or care, in whole or in part, of any dog, cat, or other domestic animal at the time of the suspected offense. (ecode360.com)
  • It is the role of the Shawnee County Health Agency to determine the time required for quarantine of the animal, as well as the proper location for quarantine to take place. (shawneehealth.org)
  • The quarantine, which followed the trapping of a fruit fly in the midst of one of Southern California's most bountiful orange-producing regions, marked the first time the 9-month-old infestation has directly threatened the state's vast agricultural industry. (latimes.com)
  • The USPCA discourages the keeping of companion animals by those who do not have the facilities, time, financial means or level of interestnecessary to ensure a satisfactory standard of care for, and along termcommitment to their animals. (uspca.co.uk)
  • Any Oxbow hay grown and harvested in a county with a confirmed case of RHDV2 will be isolated and quarantined for a minimum of 3 months from the time of baling. (oxbowanimalhealth.com)
  • The limited number of FDA-approved antiparasitic drugs for small ruminants may be due to this high investment of time and money, combined with the relatively small U.S. market share of small ruminants compared to that of other food-producing animals, such as cattle. (fda.gov)
  • How long is the quarantine period & when does the time start? (petrelocation.com)
  • What remains of the former "Ellis Island for animals" are 27 structures that include red-brick cattle barns, a clapboard house and a pump house - many in terrible shape. (app.com)
  • That track of land on Boca Chica Beach is already within a temporary quarantine zone after a number of Nilgai as well as domestic cattle were discovered infested by ticks. (farmprogress.com)
  • In order to protect the land, premises, and animals from exposure to cattle fever ticks, the TAHC is creating a temporary preventative quarantine area (also commonly known as the "TPQA" or "Blanket Area") in Cameron County. (farmprogress.com)
  • All movement of cattle across a surveillance zone should be through recognised quarantine stations that have facilities (holding areas) for disembarked cattle. (fao.org)
  • Of large animals, cattle are the most susceptible to onion toxicity. (guinealynx.info)
  • The TPQA will be in effect until all premises within it are released from fever tick quarantines and the area is determined no longer at risk of infestation. (farmprogress.com)
  • Once the animal is on your premises, we will try to notify you as far in advance as possible if we need to move the animal for some reason, or if a prospective owner wants to visit the animal. (arl-iowa.org)
  • A new non-profit is forming to raise money to help preserve the old barns of Clifton's U.S. Animal Quarantine Station. (app.com)
  • One of the historic barns on Clifton City Hall property that served as the U.S. Animal Quarantine Station beginning in the early 1900s. (app.com)
  • Clifton Historic Quarantine Station Preservation Foundation wants to preserve the structures once filled with animals coming into the U.S. (app.com)
  • Clifton was home to the "Ellis Island for animals" from 1900 to 1979. (app.com)
  • A newly formed group - Clifton Historic Quarantine Station Preservation Foundation - wants to save the historic structures not already repurposed. (app.com)
  • The Clifton Historic Quarantine Station Preservation Foundation hopes to assist the city in its efforts to preserve the barn and a number of other buildings. (app.com)
  • Combining highly effective antiparasitic drugs with the practice of simultaneously treating all animals in a flock or herd-a practice still common today-can result, at first, in an almost 100 percent parasite kill rate. (fda.gov)
  • It is in fact evidence that the system is working, given the dogs were discovered, placed under a quarantine order, and now successfully exported," he said. (abc.net.au)
  • b. for ensuring the prevention of entry into or exit from any controlled area or infected area or free area, of any animal belonging to the species of animals in respect of which a notification, issued under sub-section (1) of section 6, or an order issued under sub-section (2) of section 7, is in force. (advocatekhoj.com)
  • To provide animal services to the public in order to educate and prevent animal homelessness and promote humane, compassionate treatment of animals and responsible pet ownership. (austintexas.gov)
  • In order to avoid disappointment and to ensure that your travel plans for your pets are smooth, we must apply for quarantine space at least 2 (two) months in advance of anticipated arrival of the pets in Singapore. (petrelocation.com)
  • The Canadian Council on Animal Care stipulates that animal facilities must meet certain basic functional criteria in order to be in compliance with the spirit and intent of the CCAC. (ualberta.ca)
  • This includes making sure the animals have complete vaccinations. (metafilter.com)
  • As someone who's neighborhood cats are frequently terrorized by a large cat that is regularly seen 'beating up other cats he runs across', I can say that the only way we would 'work something out' with the cat's owners would be if they a) went through with quarantining the cat, b) followed the community rules regarding vaccinations and c) showed some intention of actively trying to manage their cat's behavior. (metafilter.com)
  • Carefully designed COVID-19 testing protocols are the best path for resuming international travel safely and without quarantine until vaccinations are widely in place," said Steve Sear, Delta President - International and Executive Vice President - Global Sales . (ftnnews.com)
  • Ensure that your quarantine area is far enough away from areas where your current herd or flock is housed. (umd.edu)
  • If you must house quarantined animals in the same barn, keep the quarantine area at the end of the barn that receives the least amount of traffic. (umd.edu)
  • It's best to have at least 14 feet of separation between the quarantine area and the rest of your herd or flock. (umd.edu)
  • Consider placement of your quarantine area. (umd.edu)
  • Keep designated equipment in the quarantine area. (umd.edu)
  • Don't use the same buckets, wheelbarrows, pitchforks, etc. in the quarantine area that you use with the rest of your animals. (umd.edu)
  • Have designated boots to wear in the quarantine area, use disposable boot covers, or clean and sterilize your boots after working in the quarantine area. (umd.edu)
  • Be sure to wash your hands directly after leaving the quarantine area. (umd.edu)
  • Alternatively, you can keep a designated pair of coveralls to wear in the quarantine area. (umd.edu)
  • Consisting of vets, nurses and volunteers, the organization says they are planning to assist in the area for a least a month, treating and caring for sick and injured animals. (treehugger.com)
  • After being checked to determine of they are in condition to go over the trail by a Veterinary Officer the animals are then started over the trail for the Quarantine Area under supervision of the wrangling gang. (usda.gov)
  • Animals being herded by wrangling gang from railroad station to Quarantine Area. (usda.gov)
  • No animals will be allowed over the international border (or the border of the surveillance zone facing the infected area where that border is not an international border) without a movement permit issued at the point of departure and declaring that the herd of origin has been inspected and is free of clinical CBPP. (fao.org)
  • Their contacts were quarantined under public health laws in some jurisdictions, even though epidemiologically this made little or no sense as a means of preventing transmission of infection. (encyclopedia.com)
  • These Technical Guidelines on Health management for responsible movement of live aquatic animals have been developed to support sections of FAO s Code of Conduct for Responsible Fisheries (CCRF) addressing responsible fisheries management (Article 7), aquaculture development (Article 9), international trade (Article 11) and fisheries research (Article 12). (fao.org)
  • The White House says it's putting pressure on governors to repeal mandatory quarantines they established last week for all medical workers returning from West Africa. (boston.com)
  • Take care of your current herd or flock before taking care of the animals in quarantine. (umd.edu)
  • He also examined the status of the animals and specified the type of care they should receive daily, specifically in regard to cleanliness and maintenance of the cages. (ad-international.org)
  • that there is proper responsibility by owners of animals for their care and for the damages caused by such animals, if any, and that the nuisance factor of dogs, cats and other animals running at large shall be controlled so that the owners of healthy dogs, cats and other animals will be enabled to more fully enjoy the benefits derived therefrom. (ecode360.com)
  • When we have a barn animal that is a good fit for your situation, we will contact you right away to be sure you are prepared to care for the animal, and request your agreement to foster him or her. (arl-iowa.org)
  • The ARL will provide a medical record (as available) and specific instructions for the care of each animal. (arl-iowa.org)
  • The goal is to place all adoptable animals in forever homes through adoptions, foster care or rescue partner groups. (austintexas.gov)
  • A rural vet is likely to see nearly any type of animal, including lots of farm animals because the options for medical care are often limited in rural areas. (vistacollege.edu)
  • We are organizing a task force to help," Liliam Queiroz, of the Association for the Protection of Animals Oito Vidas, told Globo . (treehugger.com)
  • When another animal protection or law enforcement agency contacts the ARL for assistance, they are often at a point where an animal is already in the process of being removed from a bad situation, and we must mobilize immediately to help to secure the animal at risk. (arl-iowa.org)
  • is often stressful for elephants and mahouts especially when dealing with groups of excited young people," Jan Schmidt-Burbach of World Animal Protection told AFP. (yahoo.com)