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Yang Song, Jing Zhao, Huiming Yang, Yawen Bu, Guozhong Zhang

Views - 149  (Abstract)
Abstract: Background: Genotypes VI and VII of  (APMV-1) have different host range and pathogenicity in pigeons and chickens. However, the molecular determinants of these differences are still unclear. Methods: Here, we aligned the DNA sequences of 56 genotype VI and 33 genotype VII APMV-1 strains. Sequence...
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Michael Ivan Lindinger

Views - 214  (Abstract)
Abstract: Many of the nutrients beneficial for intestinal health are present in normal foods, but their normal daily intake may be too low to exert optimum effects on intestinal barrier function and immune status. Evidence from laboratory and farm production animals strongly supports dietary supplementatio...
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Jhon-Didier Ruiz, Gloria P Ramírez, Ana M Múnera, Carlos Arroyave, Laura Castaño, Pablo López

Views - 230  (Abstract)
Abstract: The objetive of this study was to compare a single dose of secnidazole versus multiple doses of fenbendazole for the treatment of dogs with asymptomatic Giardia  infection. Materials and methods: Twenty-four asymptomatic dogs with a positive test result for  Giardia  spp were rando...
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Anouck Haverbeke, Stefania Uccheddu, Heidi Arnouts, Adinda Sannen

Views - 491  (Abstract)
Abstract: The influence of essential oils (EOs) on emotions has been widely described among humans and animals. Several studies have investigated the effects and the actions of EOs on behaviour, mood and perception. In this study, shelter dogs (n=23) were exposed to olfactory stimulation th...
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Michael Ivan Lindinger

Views - 293  (Abstract)
Abstract: EFSA released the 89-page Scientific Opinion “Evaluation of the health risks related to the presence of cyanogenic glycosides in foods other than raw apricot kernels”. This opinion, and the ensuring media coverage, has left uncertainty in the minds of consumers, feed and supplement manufacturers ...
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