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Agricultural Science

ANIMAL FUNGAL DISEASES | SYMPTOMS, TRANSMISSION, EFFECTS, PREVENTIVE AND CURATIVE CONTROL

ANIMAL FUNGAL DISEASES CONTENT Ringworm Aspergillosis ¬† FUNGAL DISEASE ANIMAL AFFECTED MODE OF TRANSMISSION SYMPTOMS CONTROL/PREVENTION RINGWORM Cattle Sheep, Goat and Rabbit Contact with contaminated feeders and water troughs Lesions (injury, damage, change in texture) in the skin of the animals, irritation of the skin, loss of appetite and weight. Disinfection of pens and equipment, treat affected parts with sulphur ointment. ASPERGILLOSIS Aspergillus¬† fumigatus Poultry birds, pigs, Cattle Through contaminated feed (mouldy feed), mouldy litter. Difficult breathing, respiratory disorder, loss of appetite, irritation of skin, high body temperature, loss of weight. Regular disinfection of the pen and equipment, avoid use of mouldy feed, practice good sanitation and maintain proper hygiene, spray fungicide from time to time to kill fungi spores. ¬† EVALUATION List three fungal diseases State the symptoms of ringworm   See also ANIMAL BACTERIAL DISEASES CONTROL OF ANIMAL VIRAL DISEASES ANIMAL HEALTH MANAGEMENT ROUTINE MANAGEMENT PRACTICES OF FARM… Read More »ANIMAL FUNGAL DISEASES | SYMPTOMS, TRANSMISSION, EFFECTS, PREVENTIVE AND CURATIVE CONTROL

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