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April 30, 2016

Global Health, Public Health, International Health… What about them?

A few weeks ago, we once discussed the concept of One Health which was referred to as an innovative approach to solving complex health challenges through […]
April 28, 2016

Opportunities: FAO Internship

Deadline: Applications can be sent anytime during the year 2016 Applications are invited through the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) of the United Nations (UN) for […]
April 27, 2016

Would you like some Goat Milk?

When you consider milk and milk production, your first thoughts would be that of milk produced from cows. There is no doubt that cows are the […]
April 23, 2016

Caring for orphaned new-born animals

If you have been in a situation with an orphaned animal (puppy, kid, kitten, calf, foal), you will understand the cause for great concern that this […]
April 20, 2016

The Powerful Eagle

The Eagle Type: Bird                                              Conservation Status: Least concern Diet: Carnivore                                      Average life span: 28 – 30 years Weight: 3 to 7 kg        […]
April 14, 2016

Vaccination; Preventive Protection for your Poultry Farm

Vaccination is a must for any poultry farm that wants to succeed – whether commercial or small-scale/backyard. It must be done in a timely manner (depending […]
April 14, 2016

2nd Call for AREF Research Development Fellowships 2016

Deadline: 6 July, 2016 The Africa Research Excellence Fund announces its second annual call for applications for AREF Research Development Fellowships.  The program aims to enhance the […]
April 13, 2016

Fish Farming; Water Quality MUST be monitored!

In our previous discussion on fish farming where we introduced the practical basis of starting a fish farm, we mentioned the important need for abundant supply […]
April 8, 2016

Lassa Fever case reported in Sweden

This post originally appeared on WHO Disease Outbreak News   On 1 April 2016, the National IHR Focal Point for Sweden notified WHO of an imported […]
April 6, 2016

Is it a Wormy World for your Livestock Animals?

We first discussed about worms last week when we discussed the negative health effects of Cysticercosis and Taeniasis in pigs and humans. We have since been […]
April 4, 2016

Are you battling with Tick infestation on your Dogs?

Simple steps to control and prevent ticks on your dogs and in your environment.. Experienced dog-owners can testify that ticks are a terrible menace for them […]
April 1, 2016

Meet Dr. Efie

Our Professional for the month of April is a beautiful and hard-working Veterinary business professional who cleverly incorporates public health education with veterinary consultancy and agribusinesses […]
April 1, 2016

Meet Adeniyi and Jaguar

  We celebrate …… Abiodun and Jaguar Name of Owner Mr. Abiodun Oluokun Profession/Interests of Owner IT Professional Name of Pet Jaguar Description of Pet Jaguar […]