Corpus ID: 51834203

Bacterial and Viral Zoonotic Diseases of Yak

  title={Bacterial and Viral Zoonotic Diseases of Yak},
  author={Z. Dubal and M. H. Khan and P. Dubal},
  journal={International journal of Bio-resource and Stress Management},
  • Z. Dubal, M. H. Khan, P. Dubal
  • Published 2013
  • Biology
  • International journal of Bio-resource and Stress Management
  • The yak, Bos grunniens or Bos mutus, is a long-haired bovine found throughout the Himalayan region of South Central Asia, the Tibetan plateau, Nepal, India and as far north as Mongolia and Russia. There is little differentiation between a Yak and the Highland Cattle. As yak and cattle belonging to same family and share the same habitat, especially during the winter season, many of the cattle diseases were witnessed in yaks. Different bacterial, viral, mycotic and parasitic zoonotic diseases… CONTINUE READING
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