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Multiple cases of hepatopathy in horses

Multiple cases of hepatopathy in horses

Multiple cases of hepatopathy in horses Unusual presentation: Deterioration in condition of several horses and ponies on different properties in a district. Above: Case 5 had lost weight and was lethargic, ataxic and jaundiced. Time and location: February to July...
Weight loss over six months, BRD confirmed

Weight loss over six months, BRD confirmed

Weight loss over six months, BRD confirmed Unusual presentation: Young cows progressively losing weight over 5-6 months and collapsing. Time and location: February 2022, Queensland​​. Case definition: Young cattle up to three years of age experiencing significant...
Botulism the prime suspect

Botulism the prime suspect

Botulism the prime suspect Unusual presentation: Death of nine cattle over a week. Above: Contamination of silage with botulism toxin was a possibility. Time and location: September 2021, Far North Queensland​​. Case definition: Sudden death of cattle being fed a...
Bovine fibropapilloma in weaner mob

Bovine fibropapilloma in weaner mob

Bovine fibropapilloma in weaner mob Unusual presentation: About 50 animals developing nodular to flat skin lesions within 3 weeks. Above: Skin lesions on one of the less affected weaners in the mob. Time and location: September 2021, Queensland​. Case definition:...
A Yersiniosis outbreak in cows and weaners

A Yersiniosis outbreak in cows and weaners

A Yersiniosis outbreak in cows and weaners Unusual presentation: 43 of 170 animals became lethargic, had diarrhoea and 16 died within 48 hours of the onset of clinical signs. Above: Affected animals became lethargic, dehydrated and had abdominal pain. Time and...