Therapeutics and Control of Sheep and Goat Diseases, An Issue of Veterinary Clinics: Food Animal Practice

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A comprehensive review of therapeutics and control of sheep and goat diseases for the food animal practitioner! Topics include pharmaceutical control of reproduction in sheep and goats, drug laws and regulations in sheep and goats, treatment and control of peri-parturient metabolic diseases in sheep and goats, treatment and control of mastitis and contagious agalactia, control of important clostridial diseases of sheep, treatment and control of ectoparasites in small ruminants, treatment and control of respiratory disease in sheep, treatment of emergency conditions in sheep and goat, control of brucella ovis infection in sheep, non-pharmaceutical control of endoparasitic infections of sheep, anaesthesia and analgesia in sheep and goats, control of paratuberculosis in sheep and goats, pharmaceutical control of endoparasitic infections in sheep, treatment and control of hoof disorders in sheep and goats, and much more!

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781455705221
  • Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Publication date: 4/11/2011
  • Series: Clinics: Veterinary Medicine Series
  • Pages: 264
  • Product dimensions: 5.90 (w) x 9.10 (h) x 0.60 (d)

Table of Contents

Preface: Therapeutics and Control of Sheep and Goat Diseases George C. Fthenakis Paula I. Menzies XIII

Drug Laws and Regulations for Sheep and Goats Virginia R. Fajt 1

Antimicrobial Resistance and Small Ruminant Veterinary Practice Lisa C. Scott Paula I. Menzies 23

Treatment of Emergency Conditions in Sheep and Goats Elisa M. Ermilio Mary C. Smith 33

Anesthesia and Analgesia in Sheep and Goats Apostolos D. Galatos 47

Control of Brucella ovis Infection in Sheep Anne L Ridler David M. West 61

Pharmaceutical Control of Reproduction in Sheep and GoatsJose A. Abecia Fernando Forcada Antonio Gonzalez-Bulnes 67

Control of Important Causes of Infectious Abortion in Sheep and Goats Paula !. Menzies 81

Control and Eradication of Brucella melitensis infection in Sheep and Goats Jose M. Blasco Baldomero Molina-Flores 95

Treatment and Control of Peri-Parturient Metabolic Diseases: Pregnancy Toxemia Hypocalcemia, Hypomagnesemia Christos Brazos Vasia S. Mavrogianni George C. Fthenakis 105

Principles of Mastitis Treatment in Sheep and Goats Vasia S. Mavrogianni Paula I. Menzies llektra A. Fragkou George C. Fthenakis 115

Control of of Important Clostridial Diseases of Sheep Christopher J. Lewis 121

Control of Paratuberculosis in Sheep and Goats Ramon A. Juste Valentin Perez 127

Pharmaceutical Control of Endoparasitic Helminth Infections in Sheep Neil D. Sargison 139

Non-pharmaceutical Control of Endoparasitic Infections in Sheep Gareth F. Bath 157

Control of Endoparasitic Nematode Infections in Goats Herve Hoste Smaragda Sotiraki Juan Felipe de Jesus Torres Acosta 163

Treatment and Control of Respiratory Disease in Sheep Philip R. Scott 175

Treatment and Control of Hoof Disorders in Sheep and Goats Agnes C. Winter 187

Control of Caseous Lymphadenitis Peter A. Windsor 193

Treatment and Control of Ectoparasites in Sheep John W. Plant Christopher J. Lewis 203

Treatment and Control of Chlamydial and Rickettsial Infections in Sheep and Goats Snorre Stuen David Longbottom 213

Index 235

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