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Health and productivity of calves in smallholder dairy farms in Kiambu District Kenya
This thesis describes an investigation into the health and prOductivity of calves on smallholder dairy farms in Kiambu District, Kenya. The objectives were to determine the distributions of important health and production ...
Lymphocyte infectivity and characterization of theileria parva strains isolated from paddocks in Kiambu district
East Coast Fever, a disease of cattle that results in death by respiratory failure IS caused by Theileria parva. Due to the widespread occurrence, the characterization of Theileria species and diagnosis of the disease ...
Seasonal population dynamics of helminth parasites of donkeys in Kiambu District, Kenya
The present study was conducted with the aim of identifying the internal parasites in donkeys in Kiambu District of Kenya, determining their seasonal prevalence, and elucidating the pathological lesions associated with ...
Establishment of Critical Control Points of Informally Marketed Raw Milk in Kiambu and Nairobi Districts based on Microbiological safety"
This study describes an analysis of the bacterial risks and factors associated with those risks in the informal milk market in Nairobi and Kiambu districts. The study was carried out as part of integrated studies on milk ...
Epidemiology and control of gastrointestinal parasite infections of dairy cattle in Kiambu district, Kenya and in Denmark with emphasis on parasitic gastroenteritis
a) Field survey The present study was designed to establish a profile of gastrointestinal (GI) parasites and to determine the influence of season, farm, age and sex on their prevalence, burden and distribution in dairy ...