Practical solution for health maintenance and disease avoidance of nutritional animals

  • Lopes Souza
Keywords: Nutritional animals, health, disease control, strategy


Animal health in modern animal production is now a major challenge on a global basis as it impacts upon both human health and economics. First, and most important, there is the risk of zoonoses where animals can pass on diseases to man. Second, diseases such as BSE, foot and mouth disease and avian influenza are economically disastrous for the producer, consume public sector resources and disrupt international trade.