An account of problems experienced during the shipment of cattle from the United States of America to South Africa.

@article{Kingsley1983AnAO,
  title={An account of problems experienced during the shipment of cattle from the United States of America to South Africa.},
  author={Chris Kingsley},
  journal={Journal of the South African Veterinary Association},
  year={1983},
  volume={54 2},
  pages={81-2}
}
  • Chris Kingsley
  • Published 1983 in
    Journal of the South African Veterinary…
A group of 26 cattle was shipped from Houston, Texas to Cape Town. Inadequate preparation of the cattle for the voyage, poor feed and poor crate construction resulted in stress-induced respiratory disease and mortality. Measures to avoid unnecessary stress when shipping cattle are discussed.