November 17, 2017

The 54th Annual NVMA Congress – Reports and Delibrations

The Nigerian Veterinary Medical Association (NVMA) held its 54th annual national congress in the ancient city of Kano from the 6th of November to the 10th […]
October 20, 2017

POULTRY; Diseases That Cause Reduced Egg Production In Layers

As a follow-up on our previous post on Management factors that cause reduced egg production in Layer Birds, we will now discuss disease factors and organisms […]
October 6, 2017

Attention! Monkey Pox Virus – A new disease outbreak in Nigeria?

On Thursday, 5th October, 2017, the Nigerian Center for Disease Control (NCDC) released a press statement confirming an outbreak of a new contagious viral disease, Monkey […]
October 4, 2017

POULTRY: Management Factors That Cause Reduced Egg Production In Layers

Poultry farming is regarded as a highly profitable livestock venture due to the needed demand for its protein by man. Because of this, there has always […]
September 28, 2017

Today is World Rabies Day 2017! What do you know about Rabies?

By Niyi Atanda and Kikiope Oluwarore (DVM) Today September 28, 2017, is set aside to commemorate World Rabies Day! It is an opportunity for health professionals […]
September 26, 2017

Attend World Rabies Day Advocacy 2017 (Free Dog Vaccination included)

What are you doing tomorrow Wednesday, September 27 2017? The Nigerian Veterinary Medical Association (NVMA) Lagos Chapter, will be organizing an advocacy program on the deadly […]
September 18, 2017

Need Lab Animals for your Lab Research? Contact RawLab

Raw Lab is a privately owned research animals facility and laboratory located in Ibadan, Oyo State, Nigeria. They are known as the foremost and largest facility […]
August 27, 2017

For the love of Meat and ‘Inu Eran’; You must read this!

  Can you see this liver with worms?   And this liver infected with Tuberculosis? You might just be eating this as your meat and inu-eran!!! […]
August 23, 2017

Eat Fish? How to recognize good or bad Fish at the market

For many of us Nigerians, fish is a regular delicacy in our meals. It is also considered a much healthier source of protein compared to red […]
August 17, 2017

Vspotter launches soon; Online directory for animal health services in Nigeria

Vspotter, an online directory for veterinary and animal health services, gears up to launch soon in Nigeria. The initiative was established by Dr Adeolu Joseph Adekunle, […]
July 23, 2017

Vacancy – Pig farming specialist needed urgently!

Hello Friends, There is an opportunity for a specialist in Pig Farming to consult for a client seeking to establish a pig farm on the outskirts […]
July 22, 2017

MyAnimal,MyHealth Launches Project Abattoir in Nigeria

MyAnimal,MyHealth is pleased to announce the launch of Project Abattoir in Nigeria. The aim of this project is to engage the public on the challenging issues […]
July 22, 2017

WARC Travel Grant for West African Researchers

Deadline: September 15, 2017 The West African Research Council (WARC) provides travel grant opportunities for researchers from West Africa. The WARC Travel Grant promotes intra-African cooperation and exchange […]
July 4, 2017

Great News as a Nigerian Veterinarian, Dr. Enahoro Breaks Record and is Elected As WVA Councilor For Africa

It was great celebration in the community of Nigeria Veterinarians and other health professionals to hear that a fellow Nigerian Vet practitioner, Dr Gani Enahoro has […]
July 4, 2017

See what a man did to his neighbor’s dog!!

This horrific act happened in Warri, Delta State, Nigeria.                                   […]
June 27, 2017

Interesting uses of animal waste you didn’t know

Just like in humans, when animals eat, the body breaks down what is eaten, absorbs the needed nutrients, and gets rid of the unwanted residue as […]
June 16, 2017

Quail Eggs – What about them?

What are Quail Eggs? Quail eggs are the eggs laid by various species of quail, which are in the order Galliformes.  Quail are mid-sized birds found through […]
June 9, 2017

9 Food Animals with Amazing By-products You Didn’t Know

Animals play very important roles in our lives – roles that are highly underestimated and under-utilized in Nigeria. Animals can be kept as pets, raised as […]
June 6, 2017

IS YOUR DOG IS UNDERWEIGHT OR OVERWEIGHT?

Just as in humans, weight is an important factor in determining the health of an animal. Generally, for our dogs (and other pets), an ideal optimum […]
April 18, 2017

Dog Barks – What is your Dog saying?

Just as human beings communicate with each other using predominantly languages, animals also have their methods of communications through vocal sounds. The vocal sounds that dogs […]