Animal and Veterinary Sciences

Volume 10, Issue 3, May 2022

  • Demonstration of Bee Technologies at Ana Sora District, Guji Zone, Southern Oromia, Ethiopia

    Kebede Basha, Bayisa Mekonen, Korji Dembi, Amare Girma, Delbo Abraham

    Issue: Volume 10, Issue 3, May 2022
    Pages: 46-54
    Received: 28 March 2022
    Accepted: 22 April 2022
    Published: 12 May 2022
    DOI: 10.11648/j.avs.20221003.11
    Abstract: Beekeeping practice is important as ecological conservation and economical source of farmers in agricultural sector. Despite diverse flora in the highlands of Guji zone the beekeepers were not intensively benefited from beekeeping due to lack of modern bee technologies and lack of knowledge and skills of beekeepers on modern beekeeping practices. T... Show More
  • Production and Economic Benefits of Mini-Livestock in Adamawa State, Nigeria

    Adamu Sakuma Musa, Kubkomawa Hayatu Ibrahim

    Issue: Volume 10, Issue 3, May 2022
    Pages: 55-60
    Received: 11 May 2022
    Accepted: 27 May 2022
    Published: 31 May 2022
    DOI: 10.11648/j.avs.20221003.12
    Abstract: Over the years, many large-scale/intensive government and donor-sponsored animal production projects in the tropics have proved to be unsustainable. Because of that, there is shortage of animal protein in Africa and Nigeria in particular. The broad objective of the study is to survey production and economic benefits of mini-livestock production in ... Show More
  • Community Perception Toward Animal’s Welfare in Bishoftu, Centeral Ethiopia

    Amanu Nuguse

    Issue: Volume 10, Issue 3, May 2022
    Pages: 61-67
    Received: 23 April 2022
    Accepted: 28 May 2022
    Published: 8 June 2022
    DOI: 10.11648/j.avs.20221003.13
    Abstract: Animal welfare means animal production systems, transport and slaughter of animals, all situations where the perception of animal welfare differs from one region and culture to another, from one person to another. The study was conducted in Bishoftu with the objective of assessingthe community attitude and general awareness toward animals’ welfare.... Show More
  • Seroprevalence of Camel Brucellosis in Export Farm, Ethiopia

    Teferi Benti Moti

    Issue: Volume 10, Issue 3, May 2022
    Pages: 68-72
    Received: 26 April 2022
    Accepted: 30 May 2022
    Published: 8 June 2022
    DOI: 10.11648/j.avs.20221003.14
    Abstract: Brucellosis is a zoonotic illness that affects both domestic and wild animals and is carried by members of the genus Brucella. Camels have been diagnosed with Brucellosis in almost every camel-raising country in Africa and Asia. Although camels are not the principal hosts for Brucella organism, they are susceptible. Humans get infected with the dis... Show More
  • Evaluation of Vaginal Temperature Measurements Versus Walking Activity as Tool for Detection of Estrus in Dairy Cows

    Constantin Gavan, Mihaela Riza

    Issue: Volume 10, Issue 3, May 2022
    Pages: 73-77
    Received: 27 May 2022
    Accepted: 20 June 2022
    Published: 30 June 2022
    DOI: 10.11648/j.avs.20221003.15
    Abstract: In the present study we investigated the effect of measuring the vaginal temperature (VT) on the detection of estrus in Holstein Friesian cows. The effect of hormone treatment of cows with functional corpus luteum on the VT was evaluated by hourly measurement using a temperature data logger. Also walking activity was measured every 15 minutes for e... Show More