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Flashcards in Zoonoses in Food Producing Animals Deck (12):
1

Anthrax

2

Hydatid Disease

  • We often find this post mortem 
  • Usually a case of animals being fed to working dogs and dogs are the final host - hunting dogs 
  • so we can get it from handling our pet dogs
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3

Transmission Pathways 

(not always foodborne!)

4

Cryptosporidium parvum 

  • can come from livestock but also from contaminated drinking water!

5

Occupational zoonosis - farm animals 

6

Risk Analysis

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7

Assessing Risk of Infection with a Pathogen Originating from a food animal

8

Risk Pathways

9

Risk Management

  • ex: if there are mosqitoes around, put the horse inside at night
  • risk mangement can happen at different points 

10

Health and Safety in Veterinary Practice

11

Toxoplasmosis and Pregnant Women

  • a lot of people forget to wash their hands after cleaning the litter
  • also can be transferred through raw meat: do not eat meat 

12

Visitors at Farms