Origin, diagnosis and eradication.
Brucellosis is a bacterial disease that can be passed from animals, such as cows, sheep and goats, to humans.
Links to information about Q fever, a bacterial zoonosis, disease capable of being transmitted from animals to people caused by coxiella burnetii, a rickettsial organism.
A mosquito-borne viral disease leading to serious economic losses in livestock, particularly sheep. Transmission, symptoms, related links.
Information about bovine (cattle) and ovine (goat) Johne's disease and its control in New South Wales.
Clinical signs that can be found in sheep, goats, cattle and humans. Includes treatments that are described.
Causes, spread, symptoms, and prevention of CLA in sheep and goats.
Serious threat to pastoral industries, occurs in almost all tropical countries except Australia. Its life cycle and potential impact on cattle, sheep, dogs and humans are described.
Information about scrapie and other diseases in which a protein is the infective agent.
Articles on specific livestock diseases.