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Sow mortality in small piggery, not ASF

Sow mortality in small piggery, not ASF

Sow mortality in small piggery, not ASF Unusual presentation: 10% mortality in a 60-sow piggery over 16 weeks. Above: Sow that was autopsied with severe, red skin blotching over her whole body. Time and location: Sep-2018 to Jan-2019, Far North Queensland. Case...
Nephrotoxicity most likely caused by plant poisoning

Nephrotoxicity most likely caused by plant poisoning

Nephrotoxicity most likely caused by plant poisoning Unusual presentation:  Unexplained deaths of 10 weaner cattle from a mob of 70 over 4-6 weeks. Time and location: Sep-Oct 2018, the Pilbara WA. Case definition: 12-month old weaner cattle with gradual weight loss...
Botulism as likely cause of paralysis and death

Botulism as likely cause of paralysis and death

Botulism as likely cause of paralysis and death Unusual presentation: Ongoing, unexplained deaths in disease investigations from two independent practices. Paralysis differentials Lab diagnosis of botulism CASE A: Twelve of 370 brahman bullocks die over several weeks....
Tick Fever Agnote

Tick Fever Agnote

Tick Fever Agnote An overview of tick fever in Northern Australia, with information for babesiosis on: Method of infection Animal susceptibility Clinical symptoms Treatment. Download Agnote Above: Cattle ticks on the brisket (NT DPIR Agnote K7, photos courtesy of...