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FMD ( Contagious diseases)

Foot-and-mouth disease or hoof-and-mouth disease is an infectious and sometimes fatal viral disease that affects cloven-hoofed animals, including domestic and wild bovids. The virus causes a high fever for two or three days, followed by blisters inside the mouth and on the feet that may rupture and cause lameness.


HS means heamorrhagic septicaemia, its an contagious diseases which occurs due to bacterial infection pneumonia formation in blood & causes fever , this is because of improper maintainence , poor ventilation, poor & cheap barns , usually it affects kids due to respiratory problem.

Black Quarter

It is an acute infectious but not contagious disease of cattle, goat . The disease is characterized by development of gangrenous and emphysematous myositis &crepitation in heavy muscle like glute al muscl e . Black Quarter found mainly in goats, cows & buffaloes, & its symptoms were Loss of appetite Cracked skin, Crepitating swellings often on the shoulder