Livestock: Domesticated farm animals raised for home use or profit but excluding POULTRY. Typically livestock includes CATTLE; SHEEP; HORSES; SWINE; GOATS; and others.Animals, Domestic: Animals which have become adapted through breeding in captivity to a life intimately associated with humans. They include animals domesticated by humans to live and breed in a tame condition on farms or ranches for economic reasons, including LIVESTOCK (specifically CATTLE; SHEEP; HORSES; etc.), POULTRY; and those raised or kept for pleasure and companionship, e.g., PETS; or specifically DOGS; CATS; etc.Animal Husbandry: The science of breeding, feeding and care of domestic animals; includes housing and nutrition.Animal DiseasesCattle: Domesticated bovine animals of the genus Bos, usually kept on a farm or ranch and used for the production of meat or dairy products or for heavy labor.Plant Poisoning: Poisoning by the ingestion of plants or its leaves, berries, roots or stalks. The manifestations in both humans and animals vary in severity from mild to life threatening. In animals, especially domestic animals, it is usually the result of ingesting moldy or fermented forage.Manure: Accumulations of solid or liquid animal excreta usually from stables and barnyards with or without litter material. Its chief application is as a fertilizer. (From Webster's 3d ed)Zoonoses: Diseases of non-human animals that may be transmitted to HUMANS or may be transmitted from humans to non-human animals.Agriculture: The science, art or practice of cultivating soil, producing crops, and raising livestock.Cattle Diseases: Diseases of domestic cattle of the genus Bos. It includes diseases of cows, yaks, and zebus.Goats: Any of numerous agile, hollow-horned RUMINANTS of the genus Capra, in the family Bovidae, closely related to the SHEEP.Sheep Diseases: Diseases of domestic and mountain sheep of the genus Ovis.Rift Valley Fever: An acute infection caused by the RIFT VALLEY FEVER VIRUS, an RNA arthropod-borne virus, affecting domestic animals and humans. In animals, symptoms include HEPATITIS; abortion (ABORTION, VETERINARY); and DEATH. In humans, symptoms range from those of a flu-like disease to hemorrhagic fever, ENCEPHALITIS, or BLINDNESS.Sheep: 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.Animals, Wild: Animals considered to be wild or feral or not adapted for domestic use. It does not include wild animals in zoos for which ANIMALS, ZOO is available.Rift Valley fever virus: A mosquito-borne species of the PHLEBOVIRUS genus found in eastern, central, and southern Africa, producing massive hepatitis, abortion, and death in sheep, goats, cattle, and other animals. It also has caused disease in humans.Veterinary Medicine: The medical science concerned with the prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of diseases in animals.Goat Diseases: Diseases of the domestic or wild goat of the genus Capra.Foot-and-Mouth DiseaseCamels: Hoofed mammals with four legs, a big-lipped snout, and a humped back belonging to the family Camelidae.Ruminants: A suborder of the order ARTIODACTYLA whose members have the distinguishing feature of a four-chambered stomach, including the capacious RUMEN. Horns or antlers are usually present, at least in males.Swine: Any of various animals that constitute the family Suidae and comprise stout-bodied, short-legged omnivorous mammals with thick skin, usually covered with coarse bristles, a rather long mobile snout, and small tail. Included are the genera Babyrousa, Phacochoerus (wart hogs), and Sus, the latter containing the domestic pig (see SUS SCROFA).Conservation of Natural Resources: The protection, preservation, restoration, and rational use of all resources in the total environment.Buffaloes: Ruminants of the family Bovidae consisting of Bubalus arnee and Syncerus caffer. This concept is differentiated from BISON, which refers to Bison bison and Bison bonasus.Veterinarians: Individuals with a degree in veterinary medicine that provides them with training and qualifications to treat diseases and injuries of animals.Ergotism: Poisoning caused by ingesting ergotized grain or by the misdirected or excessive use of ergot as a medicine.Ceratopogonidae: A family of biting midges, in the order DIPTERA. It includes the genus Culicoides which transmits filarial parasites pathogenic to man and other primates.Breeding: The production of offspring by selective mating or HYBRIDIZATION, GENETIC in animals or plants.Drug Residues: Drugs and their metabolites which are found in the edible tissues and milk of animals after their medication with specific drugs. This term can also apply to drugs found in adipose tissue of humans after drug treatment.Sheep, Domestic: A species of sheep, Ovis aries, descended from Near Eastern wild forms, especially mouflon.Parasitic Diseases, Animal: Infections or infestations with parasitic organisms. The infestation may be experimental or veterinary.Ethnobotany: The study of plant lore and agricultural customs of a people. In the fields of ETHNOMEDICINE and ETHNOPHARMACOLOGY, the emphasis is on traditional medicine and the existence and medicinal uses of PLANTS and PLANT EXTRACTS and their constituents, both historically and in modern times.Veterinary Drugs: Drugs used by veterinarians in the treatment of animal diseases. The veterinarian's pharmacological armamentarium is the counterpart of drugs treating human diseases, with dosage and administration adjusted to the size, weight, disease, and idiosyncrasies of the species. In the United States most drugs are subject to federal regulations with special reference to the safety of drugs and residues in edible animal products.Tuberculosis, Bovine: An infection of cattle caused by MYCOBACTERIUM BOVIS. It is transmissible to man and other animals.Tsetse Flies: Bloodsucking flies of the genus Glossina, found primarily in equatorial Africa. Several species are intermediate hosts of trypanosomes.Helminthiasis, Animal: Infestation of animals with parasitic worms of the helminth class. The infestation may be experimental or veterinary.Animal Feed: Foodstuff used especially for domestic and laboratory animals, or livestock.Trypanosomiasis: Infection with protozoa of the genus TRYPANOSOMA.Disease Reservoirs: Animate or inanimate sources which normally harbor disease-causing organisms and thus serve as potential sources of disease outbreaks. Reservoirs are distinguished from vectors (DISEASE VECTORS) and carriers, which are agents of disease transmission rather than continuing sources of potential disease outbreaks.Trypanosomiasis, African: A disease endemic among people and animals in Central Africa. It is caused by various species of trypanosomes, particularly T. gambiense and T. rhodesiense. Its second host is the TSETSE FLY. Involvement of the central nervous system produces "African sleeping sickness." Nagana is a rapidly fatal trypanosomiasis of horses and other animals.Animal Welfare: The protection of animals in laboratories or other specific environments by promoting their health through better nutrition, housing, and care.Poultry: Domesticated birds raised for food. It typically includes CHICKENS; TURKEYS, DUCKS; GEESE; and others.Deer: The family Cervidae of 17 genera and 45 species occurring nearly throughout North America, South America, and Eurasia, on most associated continental islands, and in northern Africa. Wild populations of deer have been established through introduction by people in Cuba, New Guinea, Australia, New Zealand, and other places where the family does not naturally occur. They are slim, long-legged and best characterized by the presence of antlers. Their habitat is forests, swamps, brush country, deserts, and arctic tundra. They are usually good swimmers; some migrate seasonally. (Walker's Mammals of the World, 5th ed, p1362)Housing, AnimalTrypanosoma congolense: A species of Trypanosome hemoflagellates that is carried by tsetse flies and causes severe anemia in cattle. These parasites are also found in horses, sheep, goats, and camels.Foot-and-Mouth Disease Virus: The type species of APHTHOVIRUS, causing FOOT-AND-MOUTH DISEASE in cloven-hoofed animals. Several different serotypes exist.Raccoon Dogs: The lone species in the genus Nyctereutes, family CANIDAE. It is found in the woodland zone from southeastern Siberia to Vietnam and on the main islands of Japan.Trypanosoma: A genus of flagellate protozoans found in the blood and lymph of vertebrates and invertebrates, both hosts being required to complete the life cycle.Trypanosomiasis, Bovine: Infection in cattle caused by various species of trypanosomes.Oxytropis: A plant genus of the family FABACEAE. Members contain SWAINSONINE.Bluetongue: A reovirus infection, chiefly of sheep, characterized by a swollen blue tongue, catarrhal inflammation of upper respiratory and gastrointestinal tracts, and often by inflammation of sensitive laminae of the feet and coronet.Disease Outbreaks: Sudden increase in the incidence of a disease. The concept includes EPIDEMICS and PANDEMICS.Brucellosis: Infection caused by bacteria of the genus BRUCELLA mainly involving the MONONUCLEAR PHAGOCYTE SYSTEM. This condition is characterized by fever, weakness, malaise, and weight loss.NebraskaErgot Alkaloids: Alkaloids originally isolated from the ergot fungus Claviceps purpurea (Hypocreaceae). They include compounds that are structurally related to ergoline (ERGOLINES) and ergotamine (ERGOTAMINES). Many of the ergot alkaloids act as alpha-adrenergic antagonists.Puma: A genus in the family FELIDAE comprising one species, Puma concolor. It is a large, long-tailed, feline of uniform color. The names puma, cougar, and mountain lion are used interchangeably for this species. There are more than 20 subspecies.Feces: Excrement from the INTESTINES, containing unabsorbed solids, waste products, secretions, and BACTERIA of the DIGESTIVE SYSTEM.Poaceae: A large family of narrow-leaved herbaceous grasses of the order Cyperales, subclass Commelinidae, class Liliopsida (monocotyledons). Food grains (EDIBLE GRAIN) come from members of this family. RHINITIS, ALLERGIC, SEASONAL can be induced by POLLEN of many of the grasses.Falconiformes: An order of diurnal BIRDS of prey, including EAGLES; HAWKS; buzzards; vultures; and falcons.Raptors: BIRDS that hunt and kill other animals, especially higher vertebrates, for food. They include the FALCONIFORMES order, or diurnal birds of prey, comprised of EAGLES, falcons, HAWKS, and others, as well as the STRIGIFORMES order, or nocturnal birds of prey, which includes OWLS.Animal Identification Systems: Procedures for recognizing individual animals and certain identifiable characteristics pertaining to them; includes computerized methods, ear tags, etc.Ecosystem: A functional system which includes the organisms of a natural community together with their environment. (McGraw Hill Dictionary of Scientific and Technical Terms, 4th ed)Swine Diseases: Diseases of domestic swine and of the wild boar of the genus Sus.Meat: 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.Hemorrhagic Fever, Crimean: A severe, often fatal disease in humans caused by the Crimean-Congo hemorrhagic fever virus (HEMORRHAGIC FEVER VIRUS, CRIMEAN-CONGO).Species Specificity: The restriction of a characteristic behavior, anatomical structure or physical system, such as immune response; metabolic response, or gene or gene variant to the members of one species. It refers to that property which differentiates one species from another but it is also used for phylogenetic levels higher or lower than the species.Seroepidemiologic Studies: EPIDEMIOLOGIC STUDIES based on the detection through serological testing of characteristic change in the serum level of specific ANTIBODIES. Latent subclinical infections and carrier states can thus be detected in addition to clinically overt cases.Seasons: Divisions of the year according to some regularly recurrent phenomena usually astronomical or climatic. (From McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific and Technical Terms, 6th ed)Sus scrofa: A species of SWINE, in the family Suidae, comprising a number of subspecies including the domestic pig Sus scrofa domestica.Mongolia: The country is bordered by RUSSIA on the north and CHINA on the west, south, and east. The capita is Ulaanbaatar.Wolves: Any of several large carnivorous mammals of the family CANIDAE that usually hunt in packs.Transportation: The means of moving persons, animals, goods, or materials from one place to another.Claviceps: A genus of ascomycetous fungi, family Clavicipitaceae, order Hypocreales, parasitic on various grasses (POACEAE). The sclerotia contain several toxic alkaloids. Claviceps purpurea on rye causes ergotism.Bluetongue virus: The type species of ORBIVIRUS causing a serious disease in sheep, especially lambs. It may also infect wild ruminants and other domestic animals.Eggs: Animal reproductive bodies, or the contents thereof, used as food. The concept is differentiated from OVUM, the anatomic or physiologic entity.Waste Products: Debris resulting from a process that is of no further use to the system producing it. The concept includes materials discharged from or stored in a system in inert form as a by-product of vital activities. (From Webster's New Collegiate Dictionary, 1981)Fertilizers: Substances or mixtures that are added to the soil to supply nutrients or to make available nutrients already present in the soil, in order to increase plant growth and productivity.Environmental Pollution: Contamination of the air, bodies of water, or land with substances that are harmful to human health and the environment.Geography: The science dealing with the earth and its life, especially the description of land, sea, and air and the distribution of plant and animal life, including humanity and human industries with reference to the mutual relations of these elements. (From Webster, 3d ed)ArtiodactylaMilk: The white liquid secreted by the mammary glands. It contains proteins, sugar, lipids, vitamins, and minerals.Communicable Diseases, Emerging: Infectious diseases that are novel in their outbreak ranges (geographic and host) or transmission mode.Ergotamines: A series of structurally-related alkaloids containing the ergotaman backbone structure.Cryptosporidiosis: Intestinal infection with organisms of the genus CRYPTOSPORIDIUM. It occurs in both animals and humans. Symptoms include severe DIARRHEA.Ethiopia: An independent state in eastern Africa. Ethiopia is located in the Horn of Africa and is bordered on the north and northeast by Eritrea, on the east by Djibouti and Somalia, on the south by Kenya, and on the west and southwest by Sudan. Its capital is Addis Ababa.Animal Nutritional Physiological Phenomena: Nutritional physiology of animals.Phylogeny: The relationships of groups of organisms as reflected by their genetic makeup.DairyingHorses: Large, hoofed mammals of the family EQUIDAE. Horses are active day and night with most of the day spent seeking and consuming food. Feeding peaks occur in the early morning and late afternoon, and there are several daily periods of rest.Acremonium: A mitosporic fungal genus with many reported ascomycetous teleomorphs. Cephalosporin antibiotics are derived from this genus.Nitrogen Compounds: Inorganic compounds that contain nitrogen as an integral part of the molecule.Plants, Medicinal: Plants whose roots, leaves, seeds, bark, or other constituent parts possess therapeutic, tonic, purgative, curative or other pharmacologic attributes, when administered to man or animals.Waste Management: Disposal, processing, controlling, recycling, and reusing the solid, liquid, and gaseous wastes of plants, animals, humans, and other organisms. It includes control within a closed ecological system to maintain a habitable environment.KyrgyzstanCryptosporidium: A genus of coccidian parasites of the family CRYPTOSPORIDIIDAE, found in the intestinal epithelium of many vertebrates including humans.Sequence Analysis, DNA: A multistage process that includes cloning, physical mapping, subcloning, determination of the DNA SEQUENCE, and information analysis.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.Kazakhstan
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Wisconsin DNR says wolves killing more dogs,… Share this:. *Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window) ... Wolves killed 34 dogs, 47 calves, 16 cows and six sheep in 2010. The DNR estimates the wolves cost farms a total of $114,000. ...
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  • Benefits from the LGD include ' reducing predation on livestock, reducing labor by alerting owner to disturbances in the flock, protecting family and ranch property and allowing for efficient use of pasture and potential flock expansion. (purdue.edu)
  • These differing roles are often complementary in terms of protecting livestock, and experienced ranchers and shepherds sometimes encourage these differences by adjustments in socialization technique so as to increase the effectiveness of their group of dogs in meeting specific predator threats. (wikipedia.org)
  • Many ranchers are quick to blame wolves, coyotes and grizzly bears for harassing or killing their livestock, but wildlife officials say dogs are often the culprits. (hcn.org)
  • It's now available to all interested ranchers and livestock producers in Blaine County, and a hotline has been set up for those who want help. (publicnewsservice.org)
  • Dogs, being social creatures with differing personalities, will take on different roles with the herd and among themselves: most sticking close to the livestock, others tending to follow the shepherd or rancher when one is present, and some drifting farther from the livestock. (wikipedia.org)
  • Cascade, Idaho, rancher Phil Davis is all too familiar with dog trouble. (hcn.org)
  • The project is there and it's available to any rancher, any livestock producer, who is interested in learning and practicing these non-lethal deterrent techniques. (publicnewsservice.org)
  • vertical upright spacing, may not be ideal for your smaller breed and/or puppy, however it is suitable for all other dog containment needs. (globalindustrial.com)
  • If your dog or puppy has matts, they should be removed by combing or clipping before bathing as matts seem to get a lot worse after getting wet. (blogspot.com)
  • This advertiser is not a subscribing member and asks that you upgrade to view the complete puppy profile for this Australian Cattle Dog/Blue Heeler, and to view contact information for the advertiser. (nextdaypets.com)
  • We've asked dog owners what were their biggest puppy problems during the first few months so you can know what to expect. (purina.co.uk)
  • In rural areas, feral and loose pet dogs often form packs that chase down and kill deer, elk, chickens, goats and even cattle. (hcn.org)
  • LPD's can be trained to remain near livestock and to keep other animals such as deer, that are potentially infected with bovine tuberculosis, away from the livestock. (usda.gov)
  • The mere presence of LPD's with livestock serves to deter deer and likely other species of wildlife from entering pastures and mingling with livestock. (usda.gov)
  • Older English sources, such as the King James Version of the Bible , refer to livestock in general as "cattle", as opposed to the word "deer", which then was used for wild animals which were not owned. (princeton.edu)
  • We conducted field experiments on cattle farms to evaluate the effectiveness of livestock-protection dogs (LPDs) for excluding wolves, coyotes ( C. latrans ), white-tailed deer and mesopredators from livestock pastures. (publish.csiro.au)
  • The amount of time deer spent in livestock pastures was recorded using direct observation. (publish.csiro.au)
  • White-tailed deer spent less time in livestock pastures protected by LPDs compared with control pastures not protected by LPDs. (publish.csiro.au)
  • The resurgence of wolves in the United States may present new challenges for some livestock producers. (usda.gov)
  • According to Carlyle Bennett, manager of livestock industry development for MAFRD, beef producers in Manitoba will be interested in applying for these items because they are not yet commonly used in the province. (gov.mb.ca)
  • On the basis of our findings, we support the use of LPDs as a proactive management tool that producers can implement to minimise the threat of livestock depredations and transmission of disease from wildlife to livestock. (publish.csiro.au)
  • We are grateful to livestock producers who participated in this study and to A. Boetcher, R. Brown, J. Detraz, K. Luzinski and J. Pejza for valuable field assistance. (publish.csiro.au)
  • Here are five ways collars can potentially harm your dog, along with some tips for safe, responsible collar use. (petmd.com)
  • Wolves in North America tend to be larger, and although dogs may have some potential, they are also frequently attacked and killed by wolves too. (usda.gov)
  • If introduced to a family as a pup, most LGDs are as protective of their family as a working guard dog is of its flock. (wikipedia.org)
  • In fact, in some communities where LGDs are a tradition, the runt of a litter would often be kept or given as a household pet or simply kept as a village dog without a single owner. (wikipedia.org)
  • Both male and female LGDs have proved to be equally effective in protecting of livestock. (wikipedia.org)
  • LGDs that follow the livestock closest assure that a guard dog is on hand if a predator attacks, while LGDs that patrol at the edges of a flock or herd are in a position to keep would-be attackers at a safe distance from livestock. (wikipedia.org)
  • Crosses with other dogs like a Saint Bernard, Golden Retriever, German Shepherd, and others will lack appropriate behaviors as well. (motherearthnews.com)
  • Should you see behaviors such as this on the part of a LGD, it is important to look at the big picture before deciding that your dog is doing something wrong. (beginningfarmers.org)
  • Begin the exercise program immediately so you can gain a sense of how much exercise the dog needs - an important factor in the dog's adjustment - and start training for the basics on the way home from the shelter. (blogspot.com)
  • After the first correction we will calibrate the correction strength so that it is strong enough to capture the dog's attention but not so strong that it overwhelms the dog. (dogfencediy.com)
  • Instead we want a correction level just high enough to recapture the dog's attention and refocus it on the dog fence. (dogfencediy.com)
  • Place the collar on the dog, ensuring that the collar probes contact the dog's skin. (dogfencediy.com)
  • Remember, if the contacts are not touching the dog's skin, the dog will not receive the correction. (dogfencediy.com)
  • This app will offer you new ways to recognise and meet your dog's needs, with the opportunity to let your vet see into your dog's world and better understand how your dog is behaving. (apple.com)
  • Some very large, imported dogs were bred for dog fighting or guard dog work, not as livestock guardians. (motherearthnews.com)
  • Though they get along with people, it is more of a co-existence than an actual bond due to the alpha nature of the dog and how in tune they are to their job as stock guardians. (beginningfarmers.org)
  • These helpful books provide all the information you need to run a small farm or ranch, raise chickens and livestock, care for your farm and much more. (lehmans.com)
  • Also during product development, the final formulation used as recommended in the label is tested in field trials in several countries, on livestock and in pets. (parasitipedia.net)
  • Mixtures to broaden the spectrum of activity are very common, especially with active ingredients effective against roundworms in pets and horses (e.g. pyrantel , febantel , levamisole , ivermectin , etc.), and against roundworms and flukes in livestock (e.g. ivermectin , closantel , levamisole ). (parasitipedia.net)
  • Their pets, including three cats and one dog, were trapped inside the barn. (kdvr.com)
  • As a result of the training, researchers can now implement the coprological survey of dogs faeces to estimate the baseline for multiple parasite burden and to evaluate the reduction of intestinal worm burden after deworming of dogs with Praziquantel. (cgiar.org)
  • As part of these activities, boiled and crushed maize was used to make baits with praziquantel which were then given to dogs. (cgiar.org)
  • Livestock pastures protected by LPDs had reduced use by these wildlife compared with control pastures not protected by LPDs. (publish.csiro.au)
  • The objectives of the kennel are healthy dogs in the FCI-Standard. (webring.org)
  • Our Lucky Dog Kennel, European Panel system is the best of the best when it comes to safe pet containment. (globalindustrial.com)
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  • Make arrangements with a reliable and experience person to take care of your horse or livestock in case of an emergency, such as being cut off by bad weather. (dogmagazine.net)
  • This relatively high total annual loss occurred primarily because of depredation of the most valuable livestock types such as yak and horse. (springer.com)
  • Officials have captured hundreds of feral and free-roaming dogs in the San Gabriel and San Bernardino mountains in recent years, especially around Mount Baldy and Lytle Creek. (hcn.org)
  • Wildlife Services -- the federal agency responsible for predator control -- estimates that more than 33 million feral and free-roaming dogs run loose in the United States, biting 5 million people each year and killing about 10 to 15, usually small children. (hcn.org)
  • At Joshua Tree National Park in Southern California, a ranger recently came across three feral dogs feeding on a bighorn carcass. (hcn.org)
  • My cows, are not afraid of dogs, and come to check out what he's making such a racket about. (cattletoday.com)
  • Although many working farm dogs are well equipped for living outdoors they all need shelter from cold, rain, sleet, or snow. (motherearthnews.com)
  • I have a 5 month old Maremma, and is being shown the ropes by an older farm dog. (cattletoday.com)
  • The other dog is a GSD and good farm dog. (cattletoday.com)
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  • The breeding and training of successful farm dogs is a complex enterprise, not least because they are selected for at least two different contexts: station work and trials. (edu.au)
  • With assistance from Rural Industries Research and Development Corporation (RIRDC), Meat and Livestock Australia (MLA) and the Working Kelpie Council of Australia (WKCA), this project will, for the first time, measure and record both behavioural and health attributes in farm dogs. (edu.au)
  • One of the authors of this plan is Professor Paul McGreevy, Chief Investigator on the RIRDC Farm Dog Project. (edu.au)
  • Farm livestock is likely to be present. (english-heritage.org.uk)
  • As the dogs became increasingly vital to the cattle industry of Queensland, they gained the name Queensland Blue Heeler. (petfinder.com)
  • Be sure to use a shampoo and conditioner made especially for dogs otherwise you may cause undue skin irritation and dryness. (blogspot.com)
  • The body mass of larger dogs allows them to cope with colder temperatures more successfully than smaller dogs. (motherearthnews.com)
  • In later English, sometimes smaller livestock was called "small cattle" in that sense of movable property on land, which was not automatically bought or sold with the land. (princeton.edu)
  • Crating the dog prevents destructive behavior. (blogspot.com)
  • Most dogs are turned over to the shelter because of behavior problems. (blogspot.com)
  • If you're new to the world of dog behavior, take a class or hire a professional. (blogspot.com)
  • Most behavior can be corrected, even among older dogs. (blogspot.com)
  • You want to take care not to feed any fear in the dog by indulging nervous behavior. (dogfencediy.com)
  • 2004). Minimizing carnivore-livestock conflict: the importance and process of research in the search for coexistence. (publish.csiro.au)
  • Livestock overdue for a booster vaccination should be evaluated on a case-by-case basis. (cdc.gov)
  • Your dog will enjoy the blend of proteins from beef meal, krill meal and egg. (ourcoop.com)
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  • While there is no coenurosis treatment available for small ruminants, its transmission cycle can be interrupted by preventing and controlling the parasite burden in dogs. (cgiar.org)
  • Trainees examining intestinal parasite eggs from a dog (photo credit: ILRI/Biruk Alemu). (cgiar.org)
  • Vaccination of dogs, ferrets, and livestock can be started at no sooner than three months of age. (cdc.gov)
  • Annual variation in the registration and vaccination of domestic dogs [in Japanese] [cited 2008 Apr (cdc.gov)