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March 30, 2016

Do you love pork or you keep pigs? Beware of Cysticercosis

What is Cysticercosis? Before we can jump right into Cysticercosis, we need to learn first about Taeniasis Taeniasis is an intestinal infection that affects humans who […]
March 28, 2016

7 Common Myths about Cats in Nigeria

So you think you know ALL about cats, think again! In some parts of the world and especially here in Nigeria, cats are either feared or […]
March 26, 2016

Thinking about Fish Farming? Get started with this…

 This would be an introductory note to the area of fish farming as we would be running different topics under the area of fish farming. Fish […]
March 23, 2016

IBM Health Corps: Program Focused on Addressing and Tackling Health Disparities

IBM Health Corps: Program Focused on Addressing and Tackling Health Disparities Deadline: 20 April 2016 The IBM Health Corps is currently seeking proposals from the health […]
March 23, 2016


ANACONDA   Type: Reptile                                                           Diet: Carnivore Average life span in the wild: 10 years        Size: 20 to 30 ft (6 to 9 m) Weight: Up […]
March 22, 2016

Latest Follow-up Report on Bird Flu in Kano State, Nigeria

We present to you the most recent report here on Bird Flu from the World Organization for Animal Health (OIE) on March 14, 2016. The report […]
March 22, 2016

OIE Photo Competition 2016

Deadline: May 1, 2016 THEME FOR 2016: “Animal welfare, beyond the cliché” Today, in our multicultural and cosmopolitan world, the notion of animal welfare and what […]
March 20, 2016

Job Opportunity for Veterinary Doctors

Veterinary Doctors are needed in Lagos and Abuja. You should have core interest and experience in Small Animal practice. Deadline: Not indicated How to apply Send […]
March 19, 2016

Biosecurity II; What do you do in case of a disease outbreak?

This is the second in our series of lessons in Biosecurity. As a reminder, Biosecurity is simply carrying out simple animal management activities on your farm […]
March 17, 2016

Biosecurity: Simple steps to preventing disease on your livestock farm

What is Biosecurity? In simple terms, Biosecurity is a way to avoid contact between your animals and microbes that can cause diseases. This is basically by […]
March 15, 2016

Know some diseases people can catch from Dogs and Cats

This post originally appeared in Pet MD written by Dr. Jennifer Coates There’s no denying the benefits of including dogs and cats in your life, but […]
March 15, 2016

Apply for AREF Research Development Fellowship 2016

AREF Research Development Fellowship 2016 Deadline: 6th July 2016 AREF Research Development Fellowship 2016 is to enhance the research competitiveness of early-career African researchers with potential […]
March 14, 2016

Are you or your animal resistant to Antibiotics?

Have you ever used an antibiotic drug for some infection and it worked perfectly…. Then you used the same drug for the same or another infection […]