Akabane Virus Infection in Ruminants

Akabane disease of cattle, sheep and goats is caused by infection with Akabane virus, a Bunyavirus. Reported from the Far..

Anthrax (Splenic fever, Siberian ulcer, Charbon, Milzbrand)

Anthrax is mainly a disease of sheep, horses, cattle, and other herbivorous animals. Historically, the disease in humans has been..


Babesiosis in Ruminants (Piroplasmosis, Texas fever, redwater, tick fever)

Babesiosis is caused by intraerythrocytic protozoan parasites of the genus Babesia . The disease, which is transmitted by ticks, affects..

Bacillary Hemoglobinuria (Red water disease)

Bacillary hemoglobinuria is an acute, infectious, toxemic disease caused by Clostridium haemolyticum ( C novyi type D). It affects primarily..

Bluetongue in Cattle, Sheep and Goats

(Sore muzzle, pseudo foot-and-mouth disease, muzzle disease) Description Bluetongue is an insect-spread disease of ruminants characterised by inflammation of mucous..

Bovine Ephemeral Fever

Ephemeral fever is a non-contagious disease of cattle caused by bovine ephemeral fever virus (family RHABDOVIRIDAE, genus EPHEMEROVIRUSE). The virus..

Bovine Genital Campylobacteriosis

Description Bovine genital campylobacteriosis is a venereal disease of cattle characterized primarily by early embryonic death, infertility, a protracted calving..

Bovine Herpesvirus type 1

Infectious bovine rhinotracheitis virus, Infectious pustular vulvovaginitis, and associated diseases Infectious bovine rhinotracheitis is caused by BOVINE HERPESVIRUS 1. Often..

Bovine Leukosis (Bovine lymphosarcoma, Leukemia, Malignant lymphoma)

Enzootic bovine leukosis is a viral disease of adult cattle characterized by neoplasia of lymphocytes and lymph nodes. The prevalence..

Bovine Spongiform Encephalopathy (BSE, Mad Cow Disease)

Bovine spongiform encephalopathy (BSE) is a progressive, fatal, neurologic disease of adult domestic cattle that resembles scrapie of sheep and..