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  1. Bovine respiratory disease (BRD) is an important cause of morbidity and mortality and is responsible for most of the injectable antimicrobial use in the feedlot industry. Traditional bacterial culture can be u...

    Authors: Claire N. Freeman, Emily K. Herman, Jennifer Abi Younes, Dana E. Ramsay, Nathan Erikson, Paul Stothard, Matthew G. Links, Simon J. G. Otto and Cheryl Waldner
    Citation: BMC Veterinary Research 2022 18:211
  2. Bovine Viral Diarrhoea Virus (BVDV) infection remains endemic in many countries worldwide. Ireland, in common with several other European counties, commenced an BVDV eradication programme in the last decade, M...

    Authors: Damien Barrett, AnneMarie Clarke, Kate O’Keeffe, Padraig Kellegher, John Comerford, Elizabeth Lane and Andrew W. Byrne
    Citation: BMC Veterinary Research 2022 18:210
  3. This study aimed to investigate the efficiency of topically applied pycnogenol (PYC) in healing the standardized alkaline corneal ulcer in diabetic and normal rats.

    Authors: Mohamed A. Hamed, Amany Farag, Ibrahim S. Zahran, Ahmed Hafez, Mohamed Abdo Rizk and Marwa Abass
    Citation: BMC Veterinary Research 2022 18:209
  4. Porcine reproductive and respiratory syndrome (PRRS) is a highly contagious and virulent infectious disease caused by the porcine reproductive and respiratory syndrome virus (PRRSV), which has substantial econ...

    Authors: Mengmeng Zhao, Huiyang Sha, Hang Zhang and Ruining Wang
    Citation: BMC Veterinary Research 2022 18:208
  5. It is not clear, if modern Konik Polski horses have retained the ability to identify sounds in terms of danger. The aim of the study was to identify differences in their behaviour in response to the reproduction ...

    Authors: Anna Wiśniewska, Iwona Janczarek, Magdalena Ryżak, Ewelina Tkaczyk and Witold Kędzierski
    Citation: BMC Veterinary Research 2022 18:207
  6. Beta adrenergic receptors (β-AR) play a key role in regulating several hallmark pathways of both benign and malignant human and canine tumors. There is scarce information on the expression of β-AR in canine va...

    Authors: Jordi Clanxet, Mariana Teles, Javier Hernández-Losa, Manuel Ruiz-Echarri Rueda, Luis Benitez-Fusté and Josep Pastor
    Citation: BMC Veterinary Research 2022 18:206
  7. Gut and oral microbes form complex communities and play key roles in co-evolution with their hosts. However, little is understood about the bacterial community in lizards.

    Authors: Zhige Tian, Hongli Pu, Dongdong Cai, Guangmei Luo, Lili Zhao, Ke Li, Jie Zou, Xiang Zhao, Min Yu, Yayong Wu, Tiankuo Yang, Peng Guo and Xiaoliang Hu
    Citation: BMC Veterinary Research 2022 18:205
  8. Coxiella burnetii (Cb) is the causative agent of the zoonotic disease Q fever which is distributed worldwide. Molecular typing of Cb strains is essential to find out the infectious source and prevent Q fever outb...

    Authors: Mengjiao Fu, Peisheng He, Xuan OuYang, Yonghui Yu, Bohai Wen, Dongsheng Zhou, Xiaolu Xiong, Qinghong Yuan and Jun Jiao
    Citation: BMC Veterinary Research 2022 18:204
  9. Brucellosis still remains an endemic disease for both livestock and human in Greece, influencing the primary sector and national economy in general. Although farm animals and particularly ruminants constitute ...

    Authors: Aristomenis Katsiolis, Dimitrios K. Papadopoulos, Ioannis A. Giantsis, Konstantinos Papageorgiou, Antonis Zdragas, Nektarios D. Giadinis and Evanthia Petridou
    Citation: BMC Veterinary Research 2022 18:202
  10. The lactation capacity of dairy cows is critical to the productivity of the animals. Mastitis is a disease that directly affects the lactation capacity of cows. Staphylococcus aureus (S. aureus) is one of the mos...

    Authors: Di Zhang, Guozhong Jin, Wei Liu, Mengmeng Dou, Xiao Wang, Wanyu Shi and Yongzhan Bao
    Citation: BMC Veterinary Research 2022 18:201
  11. There is scant clinical research on neuraxial analgesia in dogs undergoing major surgery. With this study we compared the perioperative analgesic effects of thoracic epidural anaesthesia (TEA) and intrathecal ...

    Authors: E. Lardone, D. Sarotti, D. Giacobino, E. Ferraris and P. Franci
    Citation: BMC Veterinary Research 2022 18:200
  12. Rickettsia spp. are important tick-borne pathogens that cause various human and animal diseases worldwide. A tool for rapid and accurate detection of the pathogens from its vectors is necessary for prevention of ...

    Authors: A-Tai Truong, Bo-Ram Yun, Mi-Sun Yoo, Jiyeon Lim, Subin Min, Soon-Seek Yoon, Young-Min Yun, Jong-Taek Kim and Yun Sang Cho
    Citation: BMC Veterinary Research 2022 18:199
  13. Many veterinarians consider English Bulldogs to have a greater perianesthetic mortality risk. The aims of this study were to 1) determine total and anesthesia-related, perianesthetic mortality (PAM) rates in E...

    Authors: Ayako Oda, Wen Hui Wang, Amanda K. Hampton, James B. Robertson and Lysa P. Posner
    Citation: BMC Veterinary Research 2022 18:198
  14. A pathogenic strain of Macrococcus caseolyticus (M. caseolyticus) was isolated from wounds infection during an investigation on donkeys in Khartoum State. (122) samples were collected from external wounds (head, ...

    Authors: Dania E. Ali, Mushal Allam, Hisham N. Altayb, D. Mursi, M. A. Adalla, N. O. Mohammed, Mona A. M. Khaier, Manal H. Salih, Sarah Abusalab and M. A. Abbas
    Citation: BMC Veterinary Research 2022 18:197
  15. In humans, codeine is a commonly prescribed analgesic that produces its therapeutic effect largely through metabolism to morphine. In some species, analgesic effects of morphine have also been attributed to th...

    Authors: Heather K. Knych, Kristen Stucker, Sophie R. Gretler, Philip H. Kass and Daniel S. McKemie
    Citation: BMC Veterinary Research 2022 18:196
  16. Feline parvovirus (FPV) is a member of the family Parvoviridae, which is a major enteric pathogen of cats worldwide. This study aimed to investigate the prevalence of feline parvovirus in Beijing of China and ana...

    Authors: Yashu Tang, Na Tang, Jingru Zhu, Min Wang, Yang Liu and Yanli Lyu
    Citation: BMC Veterinary Research 2022 18:195
  17. Laryngeal paralysis is a disease process most commonly seen in older, large breed dogs. When both arytenoid cartilages are affected dogs can develop life-threatening respiratory compromise, therefore surgical ...

    Authors: Katelyn E. MacGillivray, Sean D. Bellefeuille, Daniel E. Hoffmann and Lindsay L. St. Germaine
    Citation: BMC Veterinary Research 2022 18:193
  18. Self-sucking is an abnormal behavior lead to important economic losses for dairy farms. The objective of this study was to evaluate tongue piercing as a novel technique to prevent self-sucking in cattle and bu...

    Authors: Yasser Salman, Mohamed Semieka, Mohamed Karmi and Al-lethie A. Al-lethie
    Citation: BMC Veterinary Research 2022 18:192
  19. The goal of this study was to investigate the prevalence of extended-spectrum β-lactamase production in Enterobacterales isolated from retail sheep meat in Zagazig, Egypt.

    Authors: H. M. Abdallah, N. Al Naiemi, Ibrahim Elsohaby, Abdallah F. A. Mahmoud, Gamal A. Salem and C. M. J. E. Vandenbroucke-Grauls
    Citation: BMC Veterinary Research 2022 18:191
  20. Antimicrobial resistance (AMR) is a global public health threat and the use of antibiotics growth promoters in food animals has been implicated as a potential contributing factor in the emergence and spread of...

    Authors: Erkihun Aklilu, Azian Harun and Kirnpal Kaur Banga Singh
    Citation: BMC Veterinary Research 2022 18:190
  21. Fowl Adenovirus serotype 4 (FAdV-4) infection causes severe inflammatory response leading to hepatitis-hydropericardium syndrome (HHS) in poultry. As an essential functional amino acid of poultry, arginine plays ...

    Authors: Silin Xiang, Ruiling Huang, Qing He, Lihui Xu, Changkang Wang and Quanxi Wang
    Citation: BMC Veterinary Research 2022 18:189

    The Correction to this article has been published in BMC Veterinary Research 2022 18:234

  22. Horses are often fed high amounts of starch in their diets despite the well-established benefits of a fibre-based diet to promote gut health and animal welfare. The aim of the present study was to compare the ...

    Authors: Federica Raspa, Ingrid Vervuert, Maria Teresa Capucchio, Elena Colombino, Domenico Bergero, Claudio Forte, Martina Greppi, Laura Cavallarin, Marzia Giribaldi, Sara Antoniazzi, Damiano Cavallini, Ermenegildo Valvassori and Emanuela Valle
    Citation: BMC Veterinary Research 2022 18:187
  23. Extended-spectrum β-lactamases (ESBL)-producing strains of Klebsiella pneumoniae remain a worldwide, critical clinical concern. However, limited information was available concerning ESBL-producing Klebsiella pneu...

    Authors: Xiaoyan Su, Xia Yan, Yunli Li, Dongsheng Zhang, Lin Li, Yi Geng, Fei Su, Chanjuan Yue, Rong Hou and Songrui Liu
    Citation: BMC Veterinary Research 2022 18:186
  24. Authors: Anne Marie Bakke, Joshua Wood, Carina Salt, David Allaway, Matt Gilham, Gail Kuhlman, Tiffany Bierer, Richard Butterwick and Ciaran O’Flynn
    Citation: BMC Veterinary Research 2022 18:185

    The original article was published in BMC Veterinary Research 2022 18:157

  25. Mitral valvuloplasty (MVP) has been widely recognized as a treatment option for myxomatous mitral valve disease (MMVD). However, postoperative complications such as thromboembolism, arrhythmia, and pancreatiti...

    Authors: Tomohiko Yoshida, Ryosuke Namiki and Katsuhiro Matsuura
    Citation: BMC Veterinary Research 2022 18:184
  26. One of the traumatic fractures occurring in the hindlimb of the foals is physeal fractures of the tibia. The most common type of proximal tibial fracture in foals is reported to be Salter-Harris type II.

    Authors: Ramin Mazaheri-Khameneh, Saeed Azizi, Farshid Davoodi and Mohammad Mahdi Gooran
    Citation: BMC Veterinary Research 2022 18:183
  27. A number of etiologies for different canine chorioretinal lesions have been proved or suggested but some fundic lesions remain unclear in terms of an etiologic diagnosis, treatment options and prognosis. The p...

    Authors: Shin Ae Park, Dodd Sledge, Colleen F. Monahan, Leandro Teixeira, Ryan Boyd, Katie Freeman, Kristin Koehl, Christine Harman, Kirk Munoz, Laurence M. Occelli, Chris G. Pirie, Harriet Davidson, Simon Petersen-Jones and András M. Komáromy
    Citation: BMC Veterinary Research 2022 18:182
  28. Primary canine corneal epithelial cells (CCECs) easily become senescent, and cell proliferation is limited. Therefore, sampling for experimentation requires a large number of animals, which is problematic in t...

    Authors: Long Guo, Zhihao Wang, Jun Li, Jianji Li, Luying Cui, Junsheng Dong, Xia Meng, Chen Qian and Heng Wang
    Citation: BMC Veterinary Research 2022 18:181
  29. Dandelion is becoming an exploitable alternative to the widely prohibited antibiotics in the poultry production. This research aimed to investigate the effects of dandelion on the growth performance and intest...

    Authors: Jinju Mao, Yuan Wang, Wenwen Wang, Ting Duan, Na Yin, Tao Guo, Hui Guo, Na Liu, Xiaoping An and Jingwei Qi
    Citation: BMC Veterinary Research 2022 18:180
  30. Porcine Reproductive and Respiratory Syndrome (PRRS) is one of the most important porcine viral diseases which have been threatening the pig industry in China. At present, most commercial vaccines fail to prov...

    Authors: Hua Zhang, Zhigang Cao, Panpan Sun, Ajab Khan, Jianhua Guo, Yaogui Sun, Xiuju Yu, Kuohai Fan, Wei Yin, E Li, Na Sun and Hongquan Li
    Citation: BMC Veterinary Research 2022 18:179
  31. The adverse effect of aflatoxin in broilers is well known. However, dietary supplementation of Saccharomyces cell wall and/or Nanocurcumin may decrease the negative effect of aflatoxin B1 because of the bio-adsor...

    Authors: Aya Ashry, Nabil M. Taha, Mohamed A. Lebda, Walied Abdo, Eman M. El-Diasty, Sabreen E. Fadl and Mohamed Morsi Elkamshishi
    Citation: BMC Veterinary Research 2022 18:178
  32. In Europe, Babesia infections in cats are sporadic and only partial knowledge is currently available since the number of described cases including both the clinical presentation and the molecular identification o...

    Authors: Susana Remesar, Jose Luis Arnal, Andrea Gómez, Alberto Prieto, David García-Dios, Alfredo Benito, Rosario Panadero, Patrocinio Morrondo and Pablo Díaz
    Citation: BMC Veterinary Research 2022 18:177
  33. A cross sectional study was conducted to detect and characterize species of porcine reproductive and respiratory syndrome virus (PRRSv) identified from slaughtered pigs in Lira district, northern Uganda. The s...

    Authors: Peter Oba, Michel M. Dione, Joseph Erume, Barbara Wieland, Christine Mutisya, Linnet Ochieng, Elizabeth A. J. Cook and Frank N. Mwiine
    Citation: BMC Veterinary Research 2022 18:176
  34. Nursing and sucking are essential for adequate nourishment of preweaned calves and the relationship between sucking indices has not been studied. The goal of this study was to investigate the number of sucks p...

    Authors: Ueli Braun, Manon Kochan, Martin Kaske, Christian Gerspach and Ulrich Bleul
    Citation: BMC Veterinary Research 2022 18:175
  35. In Egypt, the highly pathogenic avian influenza (HPAI) subtype H5N1 is endemic and possesses a severe impact on the poultry. To provide a better understanding of the distributional characteristics of HPAI H5N1...

    Authors: Yumna Elsobky, Gamal El Afandi, Akram Salama, Ahmed Byomi, Muhammad Omar and Mahmoud Eltholth
    Citation: BMC Veterinary Research 2022 18:174
  36. The Egyptian red fox (Vulpes vulpes aegyptiaca) and Egyptian Baladi dog (Canis familiaris) are two members of the Family Canidae that are widely distributed in Egypt. The skulls of different Canid species vary gr...

    Authors: Mohamed A. A. Mahdy and Walid Fathy Mohamed
    Citation: BMC Veterinary Research 2022 18:173
  37. In dogs undergoing routine elective orthopaedic surgeries carried out as same-day surgeries regional anaesthetic techniques (RATs) should aim to produce analgesia but minimising the postoperative motor dysfunc...

    Authors: Diego Sarotti, Elena Lardone, Lisa Piras, Davide Mancusi and Paolo Franci
    Citation: BMC Veterinary Research 2022 18:172
  38. Finding the key amino acid sites that could affect viral biological properties or protein functions has always been a topic of substantial interest in virology. The nucleocapsid (N) protein is one of the princ...

    Authors: Hua Deng, Ning Xin, Fancong Zeng, Feng Wen, Heyou Yi, Chunquan Ma, Shujian Huang, Guihong Zhang and Yao Chen
    Citation: BMC Veterinary Research 2022 18:171
  39. The mammalian genome encodes millions of proteins. Although many proteins have been discovered and identified, a large part of proteins encoded by genes are yet to be discovered or fully characterized. In the ...

    Authors: Hongzao Yang, Jie Zhu, Hongyuan Guo, Aoxing Tang, Shaoyu Chen, Da Zhang, Ligang Yuan and Guangqing Liu
    Citation: BMC Veterinary Research 2022 18:170
  40. The orchiectomy in cats is a common surgical procedure with medium level of pain and for this reason requires intra and postoperative analgesia management. The aim of this study was to compare intra and postop...

    Authors: Vincenzo Cicirelli, Burgio Matteo, Caterina Di Bella, Giovanni Michele Lacalandra and Giulio Aiudi
    Citation: BMC Veterinary Research 2022 18:169
  41. Among the world’s finest natural fiber composites is derived from the secondary hair follicles (SHFs) of cashmere goats yield one of the world's best natural fibres. Their development and cycling are character...

    Authors: Cuiling Wu, Chongkai Qin, Xuefeng Fu, Xixia Huang and Kechuan Tian
    Citation: BMC Veterinary Research 2022 18:167
  42. Right ventricular (RV) functional assessment has received considerable attention in veterinary medicine since various diseases, such as cardiovascular, respiratory, endocrine, and neoplastic disease, may affec...

    Authors: Yunosuke Yuchi, Ryohei Suzuki, Haruka Kanno, Takahiro Saito, Takahiro Teshima, Hirotaka Matsumoto and Hidekazu Koyama
    Citation: BMC Veterinary Research 2022 18:166
  43. Sheep are an important livestock species worldwide and an essential large-animal model for animal husbandry and veterinary research. Understanding fundamental immune indicators, especially T-lymphocyte paramet...

    Authors: Jihui Yang, Yongxue Lv, Yazhou Zhu, Shasha Li, Jia Tao, Liangliang Chang, Mingxing Zhu, Jiaqing Zhao, Yana Wang, Changyou Wu and Wei Zhao
    Citation: BMC Veterinary Research 2022 18:165
  44. Oral malodour is identified by pet owners as an unpleasant inconvenience, but they may not recognise this likely indicates underlying disease. The primary cause of oral malodour relates to the presence of bact...

    Authors: Julie M. Croft, Krusha V. Patel, Taichi Inui, Avika Ruparell, Ruth Staunton and Lucy J. Holcombe
    Citation: BMC Veterinary Research 2022 18:164
  45. Nowadays, more people are treating dogs as family members. This reflects their increased attention towards their nutrition, with renewed interest for non-conventional diets such as Biologically Appropriate Raw...

    Authors: S. Hoummady, M. Fantinati, D. Maso, A. Bynens, D. Banuls, N. R. Santos, M. Roche and N. Priymenko
    Citation: BMC Veterinary Research 2022 18:163

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