• adult animals
  • Akabane virus does not, as far as is known, cause any overt sign of disease, in either young or adult animals. (wikipedia.org)
  • Adult animals may suffer weight loss from which they do not recover for several months, as well as swelling in the testicles of mature males, and in cows, milk production can decline significantly. (wikipedia.org)
  • Cattle
  • If these cattle have not previously been infected (often the younger animals) then it can be expected that the disease will make an appearance in the calving season. (wikipedia.org)
  • birds
  • As a result, they could displace or eliminate some of Australia's native animals, including endangered birds such as the southern cassowary and Gouldian finch, and threatened turtles such as the hawksbill turtle and the green turtle. (wikipedia.org)
  • Its sprawling areas are host to a variety of animals and birds. (wikipedia.org)
  • branch
  • CS1 maint: Multiple names: authors list (link) California Department of Food and Agriculture Animal Health Branch (January 2000). (wikipedia.org)
  • significantly
  • More significantly, many of the animals mentioned in the Bible are now extinct in Israel due to over-hunting, destruction of natural habitats by rapid construction and development, illegal poisoning by farmers, and low birth rate. (wikipedia.org)
  • small
  • Newborns have very immature and small digestive systems, and colostrum delivers its nutrients in a very concentrated low-volume form. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Jerusalem Biblical Zoo opened in September 1940 as a small "animal corner" on Rabbi Kook Street in central Jerusalem. (wikipedia.org)
  • Diversity of the zoo is indicated by the presence of an aquarium, walk through aviary, reptile house, butterfly garden and many small, dilapidated cages and enclosures, housing starving, bored animals, living in prison-like conditions. (wikipedia.org)
  • disease
  • A vet can give you the supplies you'll need for feeding, and can check the animals for disease, parasites, and other conditions. (interestinganimals.net)
  • Colostrum contains antibodies to protect the newborn against disease. (wikipedia.org)
  • Foot-and-mouth disease or hoof-and-mouth disease (Aphthae epizooticae) is an infectious and sometimes fatal viral disease that affects cloven-hoofed animals, including domestic and wild bovids. (wikipedia.org)
  • Foot-and-mouth disease (FMD) has very severe implications for animal farming, since it is highly infectious and can be spread by infected animals comparatively easily through contact with contaminated farming equipment, vehicles, clothing, feed and by domestic and wild predators. (wikipedia.org)
  • He passed the blood of an infected animal through a Chamberland filter and found the collected fluid could still cause the disease in healthy animals. (wikipedia.org)
  • Though most animals eventually recover from FMD, the disease can lead to myocarditis (inflammation of the heart muscle) and death, especially in newborn animals. (wikipedia.org)
  • care
  • If a mother cat has died or is otherwise unable or unwilling to care for her newborn kittens, special care must be taken to ensure their survival. (interestinganimals.net)
  • times
  • You can indulge this instinctive need by providing a moistened cloth on the tip of our finger and allowing the newborn kitten(s) to suckle several times per day. (interestinganimals.net)
  • Help
  • Help animals live longer, healthier lives. (jefferspet.com)
  • If you find yourself in a surrogate role, you'll need to know some basic guidelines to help you give your newborn kittens their best chance at a healthy life. (interestinganimals.net)
  • It is important not to overfeed or underfeed baby cats and your veterinarian can discuss the available options to help you provide proper nutrition for your newborn kittens. (interestinganimals.net)
  • live
  • FurReal is noted for its animatronic replications of creatures and domestic animals as an alternative to live pets, or emulating the behaviors of pets commonly desired by children including horses, cats, and dogs. (wikipedia.org)
  • Infestation of a live vertebrate animal by a maggot is technically called myiasis. (wikipedia.org)
  • wild
  • Sri Lanka has a history of collecting and keeping wild animals as pets by some Sinhalese kings as well as some British. (wikipedia.org)
  • Breeding captive wild animals is a difficult challenge that the zoo has met with some notable success. (wikipedia.org)
  • general
  • However, in 2001, a serious outbreak of FMD in Britain resulted in the slaughter of many animals, the postponing of the general election for a month, and the cancellation of many sporting events and leisure activities, such as the Isle of Man TT. (wikipedia.org)
  • found
  • It has been shown that animals that have been infected with Akabane virus are found mostly in those parts of Australia which have the blood sucking midge "Culicoides brevitarsis. (wikipedia.org)
  • The animal can be found in grasslands and secondary forests, and is well adapted to desert regions as it is believed to have a tolerance to dry areas, but prefers more barren, hilly regions. (wikipedia.org)
  • year
  • In The Variation of Animals and Plants under Domestication, Charles Darwin noted: In the nine-year Report it is stated that the bears had been seen in the zoological gardens to couple freely, but previously to 1848 most had rarely conceived. (wikipedia.org)
  • water
  • Fire ants also invade the food and water supplies of animals and deter them from feeding and drinking, leading to starvation and dehydration. (wikipedia.org)