To discuss clinical and public health issues in the care of livestock poultry

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 […]
December 5, 2016

Top 5 Profitable Small Scale Livestock Farming Businesses In Nigeria

Are you considering getting involved in businesses that are different from your regular job? Are you looking for extra cash? Are you considering farming so as […]
November 18, 2016

Animal Cruelty: Top 5 acts that must Stop!

Animal cruelty is also commonly known as animal abuse or animal neglect. It occurs where there is intentional infliction of suffering or harm by humans upon […]
October 5, 2016

12 factors that may affect Egg production in Poultry farms

Typically, for a layer bird (chicken that are bred for the sole purpose of laying eggs) production cycle lasts just over a year (52-56 weeks). During […]
June 20, 2016

Chicken Egg deformities

Chicken egg deformities simply mean the production of abnormal eggs by a chicken. Abnormality may occur in five major forms and this includes abnormality in shape, […]
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 […]
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 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 13, 2016

BIRD FLU: How to protect yourself and your Poultry Farm

Written by Dr Dorcas Fadugba and Dr Kikiope Oluwarore   Bird Flu is also known as Avian Influenza (AI) and it is a disease of birds […]
February 28, 2016

Avian Influenza – Nigeria’s Follow-up Report

  The latest seasonal outbreak of Avian Influenza (H5N1) in Nigeria had its first outbreak report compiled by the Office Internationales des epizootes (OIE) on the […]