Top Animal Health Links This Week (Dec 5-11)

To help you stay on top of animal health and disease news, we are posting our top links of the week, which will direct you to important information and discussions around animal health. Below, please find the links, broken down by Network. Follow us on Facebook and Twitter if you want to see the best animal health links on the net every day. Read our guides on how to use Twitter and Facebook for continuing education. If you missed last week’s top links, check them out here.

General

Sustainable Livestock Production: Veterinarians Play Critical Role

A list of some zoonotic diseases “Animal-To-Human Deadly Diseases, From Bird Flu To Ebola”

From the OVC Dean: Antimicrobial Resistance – The One Health Challenge of the Decade

Bovine

Bovine TB outbreak: 6 questions with CFIA’s chief veterinary officer

Companion Animals

Dr. Janice Mitchell discusses Lyme disease on Manitoulin Island

Equine

Learn more about OAHN’s #Equine Lyme Project as well as the OVC Equine Research Night w. Dr. Arroyo

Horse removed from quarantine at Los Angeles Equestrian Center tests positive for virus

Poultry

Fowl cholera in Vermont: Vermont Farm says Thousands of its Turkeys Died from Disease

Small Ruminants

Learn everything you need to know about sheep from the OSMA YouTube channel

Real life application of disease surveillance and control to better people’s lives

Swine

Great tips for producers on preventing PED on your swine farm

Wildlife

OAHN invites biologists and hunters in Ontario to participate in a new wildlife research project – http://wildlifehealthtracker.com/ for details!

Bats: a new source of influenza A virus