Disease in Goat Caused By Virus and Bacteria
Goats are susceptible to a number of infectious diseases which cause huge economic loss to the Goat farming community. Timely vaccination reduces mortality and morbidity and other disease in goats leading to the increased production and reproduction performance of goats.
The vaccine is a biological preparation that improves immunity to a particular disease.
Vaccination has an important role to play in the responsible use of antibiotics on animal farms. Thus vaccination reduces various expenditures of the goatry leading to the increased profitability to the goat farmers. Vaccination is for savage of incoming goat diseases.
Following precaution should be noted prior to vaccination:
Different Vaccination Route
Normally there are three routes of vaccination in goats first is this one of the common route for vaccination, the vaccine is done on the under the skin. all the five important vaccination is done by this route. but generally route of vaccination shown on the vaccine cover.
the second route is ” intramuscular”
Goats must be vaccinated against 5 major diseases
If you do this 5 vaccine at your farm than mortality rate will be zero or 1 % definitely.
Vaccination is when a vaccine is administered to the animal by injection. Immunization is what happens to the body after having the vaccination. The vaccine stimulates the immune system so that it can recognize the disease in goat and protect the animal from future infection.
Vaccines also have done in human beings at a small age for future protection those are smallpox, chicken pox, yellow fever rotavirus, polio.
Contagious disease – spread from one to another
Fatal disease – death, mortality should be 100 %
Endemic area – disease regularly found among particular animal or in a certain area
Basic care and management in the farm.
Disease in goats caused by Bacteria
5. BLACKQUARTER (BLACKLEG
6. MALIGNANT OEDEMA (GAS GANGRENE)
8. INFECTIOUS NECROTIC HEPATITIS
9. ENTEROTOXAEMIA CAUSED BY CLOSTRIDIUM PERFRINGES TYPES B AND C
10. PULPY KIDNEY DISEASE
Disease in goats caused by Virus