The effects of melatonin treatment on oxidative stress induced by ovariohysterectomy in dogs
As one of the most common surgeries performed in veterinary medicine, ovariohysterectomy (OHE) can induce oxidative stress in dogs. The antioxidant properties of melatonin have been confirmed in various studie... (Source: BMC Veterinary Research)
Source: BMC Veterinary Research - May 1, 2021 Category: Veterinary Research Authors: Sina Salavati, Asghar Mogheiseh, Saeed Nazifi, Atefeh Amiri and Behrooz Nikahval Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Fetal hypoxia and apoptosis following maternal porcine reproductive and respiratory syndrome virus (PRRSV) infection
Mechanisms of fetal death following maternal PRRSV2 infection remain uncharacterized, although hypoxia from umbilical cord lesions and/or placental detachment due to apoptosis are hypothesized. We performed tw... (Source: BMC Veterinary Research)
Source: BMC Veterinary Research - May 1, 2021 Category: Veterinary Research Authors: Carolina M. Malgarin, Fiona Moser, J. Alex Pasternak, Glenn Hamonic, Susan E. Detmer, Daniel J. MacPhee and John C. S. Harding Tags: Research Source Type: research

Evaluation of digital thermography imaging to assess and monitor treatment of police working dogs with naturally occurring hip osteoarthritis
In dogs, thermal imaging has been documented only recently, but a growing interest in this modality has led to studies using thermography to assess pathologies in the canine hip, stifle, elbow, intervertebral ... (Source: BMC Veterinary Research)
Source: BMC Veterinary Research - May 1, 2021 Category: Veterinary Research Authors: J. C. Alves, A. Santos, P. Jorge, C. Lavrador and L. Miguel Carreira Tags: Research article Source Type: research

qPCR assays with dual-labeled probes for genotyping honey bee variants associated with varroa resistance
The varroa mite is one of the main causes of honey bee mortality. An important mechanism by which honey bees increase their resistance against this mite is the expression of suppressed mite reproduction. This ... (Source: BMC Veterinary Research)
Source: BMC Veterinary Research - April 30, 2021 Category: Veterinary Research Authors: David Claeys Bo úúaert, Mario Van Poucke, Lina De Smet, Wim Verbeke, Dirk C. de Graaf and Luc Peelman Tags: Methodology article Source Type: research

Effect of oral calcium administration on metabolic status and uterine health of dairy cows with reduced postpartum rumination and eating time
Hypocalcemia has detrimental effects on health and performance of dairy cows. As hypocalcemic cows show reduced feed intake, we hypothesized that cows with reduced combined rumination and eating time (CRET) ma... (Source: BMC Veterinary Research)
Source: BMC Veterinary Research - April 29, 2021 Category: Veterinary Research Authors: Pablo Pinedo, Diego Manr íquez, Nicolas Marotta, Giuliano Mongiello, Carlos Risco, Leen Leenaerts, Hans Bothe and Juan Velez Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Concentrations of canine prostate specific esterase, CPSE, at baseline are associated with the relative size of the prostate at three-year follow-up
Enlargement of the prostate is associated with prostatic diseases in dogs, and an estimation of prostatic size is a central part in the diagnostic workup. Ultrasonography is often the method of choice, but bio... (Source: BMC Veterinary Research)
Source: BMC Veterinary Research - April 26, 2021 Category: Veterinary Research Authors: Bodil S. Holst, Sofia Carlin, Virginie Fouriez-Labl ée, Sofia Hanås, Sofie Ödling, Liss-Marie Langborg, S. J. Kumari A. Ubhayasekera, Jonas Bergquist, Jesper Rydén, Elin Holmroos and Kerstin Hansson Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Morphological changes in bitches endometrium affected by cystic endometrial hyperplasia - pyometra complex – the value of histopathological examination
Cystic endometrial hyperplasia-pyometra complex (CEH-P) is one of the most common uteropathies in bitches. In diseases with mild or obscure clinical signs and normal uterine size, a diagnosis based on a clinic... (Source: BMC Veterinary Research)
Source: BMC Veterinary Research - April 26, 2021 Category: Veterinary Research Authors: Magdalena Wo źna-Wysocka, Marta Rybska, Beata Błaszak, Bartłomiej M. Jaśkowski, Magdalena Kulus and Jędrzej M. Jaśkowski Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Ischaemic postconditioning reduces apoptosis in experimental jejunal ischaemia in horses
Ischaemic postconditioning (IPoC) refers to brief periods of reocclusion of blood supply following an ischaemic event. This has been shown to ameliorate ischaemia reperfusion injury in different tissues, and i... (Source: BMC Veterinary Research)
Source: BMC Veterinary Research - April 26, 2021 Category: Veterinary Research Authors: Nicole Verhaar, Nicole de Buhr, Maren von K öckritz-Blickwede, Marion Hewicker-Trautwein, Christiane Pfarrer, Gemma Mazzuoli-Weber, Henri Schulte and Sabine Kästner Tags: Research Source Type: research

Inflammation and its association with oxidative stress in dogs with heart failure
This study aimed to investigate the association between inflammatory and oxidative stress markers in dogs w... (Source: BMC Veterinary Research)
Source: BMC Veterinary Research - April 26, 2021 Category: Veterinary Research Authors: Alenka Nemec Svete, Barbara Verk, Nina Čebulj-Kadunc, Janez Salobir, Vida Rezar and Aleksandra Domanjko Petrič Tags: Research Source Type: research

Antimicrobial resistance and genotyping of Staphylococcus aureus obtained from food animals in Sichuan Province, China
The objective of this study was to investigat... (Source: BMC Veterinary Research)
Source: BMC Veterinary Research - April 26, 2021 Category: Veterinary Research Authors: Ting Gan, Gang Shu, Hualin Fu, Qigui Yan, Wei Zhang, Huaqiao Tang, Lizi Yin, Ling Zhao and Juchun Lin Tags: Research Source Type: research

The prevalence of pulmonary hypertension assessed using the pulmonary vein ‐to‐right pulmonary artery ratio and its association with survival in West Highland white terriers with canine idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis
Pulmonary hypertension (PH) is a known co-morbidity in West Highland white terriers (WHWTs) affected with canine idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis (CIPF). The pulmonary vein-to-right pulmonary artery ratio (PV/PA)... (Source: BMC Veterinary Research)
Source: BMC Veterinary Research - April 23, 2021 Category: Veterinary Research Authors: Elodie Roels, Aline Fastr ès, Anne-Christine Merveille, Géraldine Bolen, Erik Teske, Cécile Clercx and Kathleen Mc Entee Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Development of recombinase polymerase amplification assays for rapid and visual detection of canine distemper virus infecting giant panda
Canine distemper virus (CDV) is an enveloped negative-strand RNA virus that exhibits a high mutation rate and continuously expands the range of hosts. Notably, CDV has infected giant panda with spill over from... (Source: BMC Veterinary Research)
Source: BMC Veterinary Research - April 23, 2021 Category: Veterinary Research Authors: Pei Huang, Yue Yu, Xianyong Meng, Tiecheng Wang, Feihu Yan, Entao Li, Zhikang Shi, Hongbin He, Songtao Yang, Xianzhu Xia, Jianzhong Wang and Na Feng Tags: Research article Source Type: research

MALDI-TOF mass spectrometry and high-resolution melting PCR for the identification of Mycoplasma bovis isolates
Mycoplasma bovis is an important pathogen of cattle worldwide. Many different clinical manifestations of infection can occur, including respiratory disease, arthritis, and mastitis, causing heavy losses to beef a... (Source: BMC Veterinary Research)
Source: BMC Veterinary Research - April 17, 2021 Category: Veterinary Research Authors: Aric J. McDaniel and Rachel J. Derscheid Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Correction to: Bioavailability of subcutaneous and intramuscular administrated buprenorphine in New Zealand White rabbits
An amendment to this paper has been published and can be accessed via the original article. (Source: BMC Veterinary Research)
Source: BMC Veterinary Research - April 16, 2021 Category: Veterinary Research Authors: Raad Askar, Elin Fredriksson, Elin Manell, Mikael Hedeland, Ulf Bondesson, Simon Bate, Lena Ols én and Patricia Hedenqvist Tags: Correction Source Type: research

Benign juvenile idiopathic epilepsy in captive Iberian lynx (Lynx pardinus) in the ex situ conservation program (2005 –2019)
The objectives of the study were to describe the clinical signs, clinical data, imaging findings, genetic examinations, t... (Source: BMC Veterinary Research)
Source: BMC Veterinary Research - April 15, 2021 Category: Veterinary Research Authors: Juan J. M ínguez, Yasmin El Bouyafrouri, José A. Godoy, Antonio Rivas, Jesús Fernández, Victoria Asensio, Rodrigo Serra, María J. Perez-Aspa and Valentina Lorenzo Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Identification of blood immune and metabolic indicators explaining the variability of growth of pigs under contrasted sanitary conditions
Health and growth of pigs are affected by the hygiene of housing. Lower growth performance observed in poor hygiene of housing conditions is explained by reduced feed intake and metabolic changes caused by the... (Source: BMC Veterinary Research)
Source: BMC Veterinary Research - April 15, 2021 Category: Veterinary Research Authors: N. Le Floc ’h, F. Gondret and R. Resmond Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Effect of three different needle holders on gastrointestinal anastomosis construction time and bursting pressure in equine jejunal segments
Equine small intestinal resection and anastomosis is a procedure where optimizing speed, without compromising integrity, is advantageous. There are a range of different needle holders available, but little is ... (Source: BMC Veterinary Research)
Source: BMC Veterinary Research - April 15, 2021 Category: Veterinary Research Authors: Kate Averay, Gaby van Galen, Michael Ward and Denis Verwilghen Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Identification and genetic characterization of equine infectious anemia virus in Western Balkans
Equine infectious anemia (EIA) is a viral disease, caused by the Equine Infectious Anemia virus (EIAV) belonging to the Retroviridae family, genus Lentivirus. Horses (or equids) infected with EIAV are lifelong ca... (Source: BMC Veterinary Research)
Source: BMC Veterinary Research - April 15, 2021 Category: Veterinary Research Authors: Diana Lupulovic, Sara Savi ć, Delphine Gaudaire, Nicolas Berthet, Živoslav Grgić, Kazimir Matović, Alexandre Deshiere and Aymeric Hans Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Molecular characterization of a new IgZ3 subclass in common carp (Cyprinus carpio) and comparative expression analysis of IgH transcripts during larvae development
Immunoglobulins (Igs) distributed among systemic immune tissues and mucosal immune tissues play important roles in protecting teleosts from infections in the pathogen-rich aquatic environment. Teleost IgZ/IgT ... (Source: BMC Veterinary Research)
Source: BMC Veterinary Research - April 14, 2021 Category: Veterinary Research Authors: Fumiao Zhang, Mojin Li, Cui Lv, Guangcai Wei, Chang Wang, Yimeng Wang, Liguo An and Guiwen Yang Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Correction to: Trichuris trichiura isolated from Macaca sylvanus: morphological, biometrical, and molecular study
An amendment to this paper has been published and can be accessed via the original article. (Source: BMC Veterinary Research)
Source: BMC Veterinary Research - April 14, 2021 Category: Veterinary Research Authors: Julia Rivero, Ángela María García-Sánchez, Antonio Zurita, Cristina Cutillas and Rocío Callejón Tags: Correction Source Type: research

Correction to: Predicting in vivo absorption of chloramphenicol in frogs using in vitro percutaneous absorption data
An amendment to this paper has been published and can be accessed via the original article. (Source: BMC Veterinary Research)
Source: BMC Veterinary Research - April 14, 2021 Category: Veterinary Research Authors: Victoria K. Llewelyn, Lee Berger and Beverley D. Glass Tags: Correction Source Type: research

Expression analysis of centrin gene in promastigote and amastigote forms of leishmania infantum iranian isolates: a promising target for live attenuated vaccine development against canine leishmaniasis
Leishmania parasites express various essential proteins in different growth phases (logarithmic/stationary) and forms (promastigote/amastigote). Targeting the genes encoding such proteins paves the way for contro... (Source: BMC Veterinary Research)
Source: BMC Veterinary Research - April 14, 2021 Category: Veterinary Research Authors: Mohammad Javad Abbaszadeh Afshar, Samira Elikaee, Reza Saberi, Sina Mohtasebi and Mehdi Mohebali Tags: Research article Source Type: research

A case of canine renal lymphoma of granular lymphocytes with severe polycythemia
Renal lymphoma in dogs is rare and has a poor prognosis. Granular lymphocyte morphology is rarely reported in canine renal lymphoma. Mild to moderate polycythemia is reported in a number of canine renal lympho... (Source: BMC Veterinary Research)
Source: BMC Veterinary Research - April 14, 2021 Category: Veterinary Research Authors: Sara Kotb, Carolina Allende, T. William O ’Neill, Krista Bruckner, Helio DeMorais, Jana Gordon, Kaitlin Curran, Duncan S. Russell, Susanne M. Stieger-Vanegas and Jennifer L. Johns Tags: Case Report Source Type: research

“Limiting access to iron decreases infection of Atlantic salmon SHK-1 cells with bacterium Piscirickettsia salmonis”
Vertebrate hosts limit the availability of iron to microbial pathogens in order to nutritionally starve the invaders. The impact of iron deficiency induced by the iron chelator deferoxamine mesylate (DFO) was ... (Source: BMC Veterinary Research)
Source: BMC Veterinary Research - April 13, 2021 Category: Veterinary Research Authors: Rodrigo D íaz, José Troncoso, Eva Jakob and Stanko Skugor Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Immunity against a Japanese local strain of porcine reproductive and respiratory syndrome virus decreases viremia and symptoms of a highly pathogenic strain
The type 2 highly pathogenic porcine reproductive and respiratory syndrome virus (HP-PRRSV) has spread throughout countries of southeast Asia, where it has caused severe economic losses. Even countries present... (Source: BMC Veterinary Research)
Source: BMC Veterinary Research - April 13, 2021 Category: Veterinary Research Authors: Hiroshi Iseki, Kenji Kawashima, Tomoyuki Shibahara and Masaji Mase Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Serological evidence of Rift Valley fever virus infection among domestic ruminant herds in Uganda
Prior to the first recorded outbreak of Rift Valley fever (RVF) in Uganda, in March 2016, earlier studies done until the 1970 ’s indicated the presence of the RVF virus (RVFV) in the country, without any record... (Source: BMC Veterinary Research)
Source: BMC Veterinary Research - April 13, 2021 Category: Veterinary Research Authors: Deo B. Ndumu, Barnabas Bakamutumaho, Edward Miller, Jesca Nakayima, Robert Downing, Stephen Balinandi, Fred Monje, Dan Tumusiime, Mary Nanfuka, Natascha Meunier, Eugene Arinaitwe, Chris Rutebarika, Eugene Kidega, Jackson Kyondo, Rose Ademun, Kariuki M. Nj Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Dietary Arthrospira platensis improves systemic antioxidant potential and changes plasma lipids without affecting related hepatic metabolic pathways in post-weaned piglets
The ability of a high level of dietary Arthrospira platensis, individually or in combination with two exogenous carbohydrate-degrading enzymes (lysozyme and Rovabio ®), to improve systemic antioxidant potential an... (Source: BMC Veterinary Research)
Source: BMC Veterinary Research - April 13, 2021 Category: Veterinary Research Authors: Marta Sofia Morgado dos Santos Madeira, Paula Alexandra Antunes Br ás Lopes, Cátia Falcão Martins, José Miguel Pestana Assunção, Cristina Maria Riscado Pereira Mateus Alfaia, Rui Manuel Amaro Pinto and José António Mestre Prates Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Serial serum creatinine, SDMA and urinary acute kidney injury biomarker measurements in dogs envenomated by the European adder (Vipera berus)
Acute kidney injury (AKI) is associated with high morbidity and mortality in dogs, but diagnosis may be impaired due the insensitivity of routine renal function biomarkers to detect earlier or milder forms of ... (Source: BMC Veterinary Research)
Source: BMC Veterinary Research - April 12, 2021 Category: Veterinary Research Authors: Hannah J. Harjen, Tove V. Nicolaysen, Tale Negard, Hege Lund, Bente K. S ævik, Kristin P. Anfinsen, Elena R. Moldal, Karin E. Zimmer and Runa Rørtveit Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Selenium source and level on performance, selenium retention and biochemical responses of young broiler chicks
Selenium (Se) has been recognized as an essential micronutrient for nearly all forms of life. In recent decades, broiler responses to dietary Se supplemental levels and sources have received considerable atten... (Source: BMC Veterinary Research)
Source: BMC Veterinary Research - April 9, 2021 Category: Veterinary Research Authors: Pedro Righetti Arnaut, Gabriel da Silva Viana, Lucimauro da Fonseca, Warley Junior Alves, Jorge Cunha Lima Muniz, James Eugene Pettigrew, Fabyano Fonseca e Silva, Hor ácio Santiago Rostagno and Melissa Izabel Hannas Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Preliminary analysis of whether mosquitoes can carry and transmit African swine fever
Mosquitoes are important insect vectors, but whether they can carry and transmit African swine fever virus (ASFV) in large-scale pig farms in China is unknown. (Source: BMC Veterinary Research)
Source: BMC Veterinary Research - April 9, 2021 Category: Veterinary Research Authors: Weiyun Qin, Zhongcheng Gao, Shenglong Wu and Wenbin Bao Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Protective effect of selenomethionine on T-2 toxin-induced liver injury in New Zealand rabbits
T-2 toxin is a mycotoxin produced by Fusarium species that is highly toxic to animals. Recent studies have indicated that Selenomethionine (SeMet) have protective effect against mycotoxins-induced toxicity. Th... (Source: BMC Veterinary Research)
Source: BMC Veterinary Research - April 9, 2021 Category: Veterinary Research Authors: Yumei Liu, Haojie Wang, Mengyu Zhang, Jiajia Wang, Zhixiang Zhang, Yuqin Wang, Yingying Sun and Ziqiang Zhang Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Field infection of a gilt and its litter demonstrates vertical transmission and effect on reproductive failure caused by porcine circovirus type 3 (PCV3)
PCV3 is a member of the Circovirus family, associated with disease and mortality in pigs. It is not clear whether PCV3 putatively causes clinical symptoms and disease. In the present case, we reported a gilt i... (Source: BMC Veterinary Research)
Source: BMC Veterinary Research - April 8, 2021 Category: Veterinary Research Authors: Diana S. Vargas-Berm údez, Mayra A. Vargas-Pinto, José Darío Mogollón and Jairo Jaime Tags: Case Report Source Type: research

Spoligotype-specific risk of finding lesions in tissues from cattle infected by Mycobacterium bovis
Although the pathogenic effect of members of the Mycobacterium tuberculosis complex in susceptible hosts is well known, differences in clinical signs and pathological findings observed in infected animals have be... (Source: BMC Veterinary Research)
Source: BMC Veterinary Research - April 7, 2021 Category: Veterinary Research Authors: Alberto Gomez-Buendia, Beatriz Romero, Javier Bezos, Francisco Lozano, Luc ía de Juan and Julio Alvarez Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Magnetic resonance imaging and neurological findings in dogs with disc ‐associated cervical spondylomyelopathy: a case series
Canine cervical spondylomyelopathy can be separated into osseous and disc-associated (DA-CSM) forms. Our aim was to describe the magnetic resonance imaging (using a high-field scanner) and neurological finding... (Source: BMC Veterinary Research)
Source: BMC Veterinary Research - April 7, 2021 Category: Veterinary Research Authors: Mar ília de Albuquerque Bonelli, Luciana Bignardi de Soares Brisola Casimiro da Costa and Ronaldo Casimiro da Costa Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Toceranib phosphate-associated nephrotic syndrome in a dog: a case report
Nephrotic syndrome (NS) is rare in dogs and is characterized by concurrent clinical findings of proteinuria, hyperlipidemia, hypoalbuminemia, and edema. NS has been reported in humans receiving tyrosine kinase... (Source: BMC Veterinary Research)
Source: BMC Veterinary Research - April 7, 2021 Category: Veterinary Research Authors: Shannon M. Remerowski, Chamisa L. Herrera and Lindsay L. Donnelly Tags: Case Report Source Type: research

A canine case of malignant melanoma carrying a KIT c.1725_1733del mutation treated with toceranib: a case report and in vitro analysis
Canine malignant melanoma is highly aggressive and generally chemoresistant. Toceranib is a kinase inhibitor drug that inhibits several tyrosine kinases including the proto-oncogene receptor tyrosine kinase KI... (Source: BMC Veterinary Research)
Source: BMC Veterinary Research - April 7, 2021 Category: Veterinary Research Authors: Hiroyuki Tani, Ryo Miyamoto, Syunya Noguchi, Sena Kurita, Tomokazu Nagashima, Masaki Michishita, Naoko Yayoshi, Kyoichi Tamura and Makoto Bonkobara Tags: Case Report Source Type: research

Aggressive squamous cell carcinoma of the cranium of a dog
The authors report a case of keratinized squamous cell carcinoma (SCC) in a 14-year-old dog with extensive cranial bone invasion. To our knowledge, this is the first description of such a case of cranial kerat... (Source: BMC Veterinary Research)
Source: BMC Veterinary Research - April 6, 2021 Category: Veterinary Research Authors: Anna Łojszczyk, Wojciech Łopuszyński, Mateusz Szadkowski, Maciej Orzelski and Piotr Twardowski Tags: Case Report Source Type: research

Correction to: Variations in haematological and biochemical parameters in healthy ponies
An amendment to this paper has been published and can be accessed via the original article. (Source: BMC Veterinary Research)
Source: BMC Veterinary Research - April 2, 2021 Category: Veterinary Research Authors: Olga Witkowska-Pi łaszewicz, Anna Cywińska, Katarzyna Michlik-Połczyńska, Michał Czopowicz, Katarzyna Strzelec, Anna Biazik, Marta Parzeniecka-Jaworska, Mark Crisman and Lucjan Witkowski Tags: Correction Source Type: research

Correction to: Presumptive primary intrathoracic mast cell tumours in two dogs
An amendment to this paper has been published and can be accessed via the original article. (Source: BMC Veterinary Research)
Source: BMC Veterinary Research - April 2, 2021 Category: Veterinary Research Authors: Juan Carlos Cartagena-Albertus, Antoaneta Moise, Sergio Moya-Garc ía, Nora Cámara-Fernández and Jose Alberto Montoya-Alonso Tags: Correction Source Type: research

Correction to: Gastrointestinal ultrasonographic findings in cats with Feline panleukopenia: a case series
An amendment to this paper has been published and can be accessed via the original article. (Source: BMC Veterinary Research)
Source: BMC Veterinary Research - April 2, 2021 Category: Veterinary Research Authors: Rosaria Isaya, Stefano Ciccarelli, Daniela Enache, Swan Specchi, Marco Pesaresi, Filippo Ferri, Federico Porporato, Edoardo Auriemma, Barbara Contiero, Luigi M. Coppola and Eric Zini Tags: Correction Source Type: research

Zonal characterization and differential trilineage potentials of equine intrasynovial deep digital flexor tendon-derived cells
Intrasynovial deep digital flexor tendon (DDFT) injuries occur frequently and are often implicated in cases of navicular disease with poor outcomes and reinjuries. Cell-based approaches to tendon healing are g... (Source: BMC Veterinary Research)
Source: BMC Veterinary Research - April 1, 2021 Category: Veterinary Research Authors: Vivian G. Quam, Nadine N. Altmann, Matthew T. Brokken and Sushmitha S. Durgam Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Cystic echinococcosis: an emerging zoonosis in southern regions of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Pakistan
Cystic echinococcosis (CE) is one of the principal causes of economic loss to the livestock industry because of its morbidity and mortality of food-producing animals and condemnation of important visceral orga... (Source: BMC Veterinary Research)
Source: BMC Veterinary Research - April 1, 2021 Category: Veterinary Research Authors: Shahid Niaz Khan, Rehman Ali, Sanaullah Khan, Sadia Norin, Muhammad Rooman, Noor Ul Akbar, Taj Ali Khan, Sumbal Haleem, Murad Ali Khan and Ijaz Ali Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Oxytocin in bovine saliva: validation of two assays and changes in parturition and at weaning
The possible use of oxytocin in saliva as an indicator of positive emotions in bovine species has been poorly investigated. In the present study, two new assays (one using a monoclonal antibody and the other u... (Source: BMC Veterinary Research)
Source: BMC Veterinary Research - April 1, 2021 Category: Veterinary Research Authors: Marina L ópez-Arjona, Eva Mainau, Elena Navarro, María Dolores Contreras-Aguilar, Damián Escribano, Sandra V. Mateo, Xavier Manteca, José Joaquín Cerón and Silvia Martínez-Subiela Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Antimicrobial and antibiofilm potentials of cinnamon oil and silver nanoparticles against Streptococcus agalactiae isolated from bovine mastitis: new avenues for countering resistance
Streptococcus agalactiae (S. agalactiae) is a contagious pathogen of bovine mastitis. It has financial implications for the dairy cattle industry in certain areas of the world. Since antimicrobial resistance incr... (Source: BMC Veterinary Research)
Source: BMC Veterinary Research - March 31, 2021 Category: Veterinary Research Authors: Norhan K. Abd El-Aziz, Ahmed M. Ammar, El-sayed Y. M. El-Naenaeey, Hend M. El Damaty, Asmaa A. Elazazy, Ahmed A. Hefny, Asmaa Shaker and Ibrahim E. Eldesoukey Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Study on supplemental test to improve the detection of bovine tuberculosis in individual animals and herds
Bovine tuberculosis (bTB), is a worldwide disease caused by Mycobacterium bovis (M. bovis). The success of bTB eradication and control programs is based on early detection and the removal of reactors from a herd ... (Source: BMC Veterinary Research)
Source: BMC Veterinary Research - March 31, 2021 Category: Veterinary Research Authors: Paulo Alex Machado Carneiro, Eliomar de Moura Sousa, Rinaldo Batista Viana, Bruno Moura Monteiro, Aline do Socorro Lima Kzam, Damazio Campos de Souza, Anderson Silva Coelho, Jos é Dantas Ribeiro Filho, Ricardo Spacagna Jordao, Maria Regina Madruga Tavare Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Treatment and management of Salmonella prostatitis in a heartworm ‐positive intact male dog: a case report
Salmonella spp. represent a significant zoonotic concern to pregnant owners as infection can cause septic abortions and post-partum illness. Enteric salmonellosis is well documented in canines however urinary sal... (Source: BMC Veterinary Research)
Source: BMC Veterinary Research - March 30, 2021 Category: Veterinary Research Authors: John N. Hertzer, Madeline Fujishiro, Sara D. Lawhon and Kate E. Creevy Tags: Case Report Source Type: research

Comparative study on lesions of reproductive disorders of cows and female dromedary camels slaughtered at Addis Ababa, Adama and Akaki abattoirs with bacterial isolation and characterization
Reproduction is a basic prerequisite to efficient livestock production. Reproductive performance depends on the normal structure and function of genital organs. A cross-sectional study was conducted from Novem... (Source: BMC Veterinary Research)
Source: BMC Veterinary Research - March 29, 2021 Category: Veterinary Research Authors: Aynalem Mandefro Getahun, Gemechu Chala Hunderra, Tadesse Gidey Gebrezihar, Bulto Giro Boru, Natnael Teshager Desta and Tilaye Demissie Ayana Tags: Research article Source Type: research

First report of urinary tract infection caused by Comamonas kerstersii in a goat
Comamonas kerstersii is rarely associated with infections in humans and has never been reported in animals until now. (Source: BMC Veterinary Research)
Source: BMC Veterinary Research - March 25, 2021 Category: Veterinary Research Authors: Silvia Pavone, Roberto Rinoldo, Elisa Albini, Alessandro Fiorucci, Biagio Caponi, Anna Fratto, Elisabetta Manuali, Paola Papa and Chiara Francesca Magistrali Tags: Case Report Source Type: research

Molecular characterization and antimicrobial resistance of potentially human ‐pathogenic Escherichia coli strains isolated from riding horses
This study aimed to determine the phylogenetic background and p... (Source: BMC Veterinary Research)
Source: BMC Veterinary Research - March 25, 2021 Category: Veterinary Research Authors: Pouya Reshadi, Fatemeh Heydari, Reza Ghanbarpour, Mahboube Bagheri, Maziar Jajarmi, Mohadese Amiri, Hesam Alizade, Mahdi Askari Badouei, Shademan Sahraei and Nasrin Adib Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Sero-epidemiology and associated risk factors of brucellosis among sheep and goat population in the south western Nepal: a comparative study
Brucellosis is a zoonotic disease caused by Brucella spp. In Nepal, the presence of brucellosis in small ruminants, namely sheep and goats, has impacted farmers ’ livelihood and the food safety of consumers. A cro... (Source: BMC Veterinary Research)
Source: BMC Veterinary Research - March 25, 2021 Category: Veterinary Research Authors: Tulsi Ram Gompo, Rubina Shah, Ishwari Tiwari and Yam Bahadur Gurung Tags: Research article Source Type: research