Diseases of farmed crocodiles and ostriches.

@article{Huchzermeyer2002DiseasesOF,
  title={Diseases of farmed crocodiles and ostriches.},
  author={Fritz W. Huchzermeyer},
  journal={Revue scientifique et technique},
  year={2002},
  volume={21 2},
  pages={
          265-76
        }
}
Crocodiles and ostriches are very sensitive to stress, and the ideal conditions for intensive rearing have not yet been established. Consequently, mortality is often directly linked to conditions on the farm. Crocodile and caiman pox, adenoviral hepatitis, mycoplasmosis, chlamydiosis and coccidiosis are crocodile-specific infections with reservoirs in wild populations and adult wild-caught breeding stock. Other important conditions are salmonellosis, non-specific septicaemia, trichinellosis… CONTINUE READING

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