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Voëlgriep nou ook in Oos-Kaap

Landbou / Nuus / Voëlgriep nou ook in Oos-Kaap Hoenders. Foto: www.en.wikipedia.org Voëlgriep nou ook in Oos-Kaap Deur Carien Kruger14 September 2017 328 keer gelees Voëlgriep is nou ook in die Oos-Kaap gevind. Die hoogs aansteeklike H5N8-voëlgriepvirus is by ʼn … Continue reading

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Dubai International Horse Fair 16-18 March 2017

The DIHF has shown its strength in the equestrian field. The event attracted over 150+ exhibitors from 35 countries and 9,538 visitors from 104 countries, including trade, royalty, VIPs and the public. Held alongside Dubai International Horse Fair is the Dubai International Arabian Horse … Continue reading

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Healthtech Lifestyle Re-launch

Healthtech Lifestyle, a division of V-Tech (Pty) Ltd since 2012 is a well-known product range focused on supplementation for horses, dogs and cats. The product range has been holding its own for 5 years, but has needed a serious revamp. … Continue reading

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Fighting a drug war with a difference

Published in the Financial Mail

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Wildebedryf is raadop oor M99-tekort

“ ’N MEDISYNEMAATSKAPPY wat daarin spesialiseer om doelgerigte dieremedisyne saam te stel, waarsku dat regulasies wat die invoer van sekere bestanddele in verdowingsmengsels beperk, verreikende gevolge vir die wildbedryf kan inhou. Mnr. Johan Oosthuyse, uitvoerende hoof van V-Tech in Midrand, … Continue reading

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Policy on responsible use of antimicrobials of the World Veterinary Association

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FSA acknowledges significant threat of antimicrobial-resistant E.coli

  Aaron McDonald · 06 September, 2016   Following on from a report revealing concerning levels of antibiotic-resistant E.coli found in UK supermarket poultry and pork, the Food Standards Agency (FSA) has said it recognised the “significant threat” it poses to … Continue reading

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Mcr-1 Gene Isolated from Human for the First Time in Brazil

  Washington, DC – August 8, 2016 – For the first time in Brazil, a particular antibiotic resistance mechanism conferring resistance to the important antibiotic, colistin, has been detected in a human. It was in a strain of Escherichia coli … Continue reading

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Colistin Resistance Gene mcr-1 in Avian-Pathogenic Escherichia coli in South Africa

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Reckless farm meds feed superbugs

The overuse and abuse of antibiotics strengthens lethal, drug-resistant bacteria. via Reckless farm meds feed superbugs. The world was once a place where a bad cut to your hand meant infection and the possibility of death, and surgical procedures that … Continue reading

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