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Which of the following is NOT a common symptom associated with Selenium toxicity?d)
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True or false: Pigs will refuse to eat feed with arsenic levels above 2000ppm, but the toxic dose unfotunately is 1000ppm?false, they refuse to eat 1000, you see toxicity between 2 and 4000 ppm.
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Which organ is most affected by ochratoxin?kidney
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A pig is developing wrinkled, thickened skin, and is scratching and rubbing like mad. You don't see anything with the naked eye on it's skin. What's likely up?sarcoptes scabei var suis (sarcoptic mange, mange)
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Which mycotoxin is a potent carcinogen produced by aspergillus flavus, which also causes depression, anorexia, anemia, ascites and hemorrhagic diarrhea?aflatoxin
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true or false: roundworms are of economic concern because of the often fatal course of illness?false, they may be associated with reduced feed efficiency, and they cause livers to be condemned at slaughter.
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Where do sarcoptes scabei like to colonize first in a pig?ears
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With which mycotoxin would you associate feminized young boars and vaginal prolapses?zearalenone
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How many kg should you sample for every 2000 kg of feed when mycotoxins are a differential?1 kg (or 0.5kg per 1000kg.)
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I am a mycotoxin that affects all ages, causes gangrene, lameness, sloughing of tail/ears/hooves and agalactia and reproductive failure in sows?ergot
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I am a mycotoxin that affects swine of all ages, causing respiratory signs, cyanosis and liver toxicity?fumonisin
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What two drugs might you recommend for the treatment of mange in a pig?ivermectin
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I produce 200 000 eggs per day, and live for a year or more. I crawl through portal veins, the liver and the lungs, just to head back to pig's intestines. I am?ascaris suum (a female)
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True or false: it is best to deworm sows just prior to farrowing?false, do it before farrowing
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haematopinus suis
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True or false: the large black sucking louse can cause cutaneous lesions which remain on carcass inspection?true
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True or false: haematopinus suis may be treated with an ivermectin dip, as you would treat a cow with lice?false
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True or false: your first choice for treatment of Trichuris suis would be ivermectin or doramectin?false, these drugs are not effective against whipworms, use fenbendazole or dichlorvos
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During what three months would one expect seasonal infertility? How do you prevent it?July
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August
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September
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In what two months might you expect higher incidence of abortion in pigs?October
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November
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True or false: routine cleaning is responsible for the low incidence of Porcine Parvovirus?false, it does not usually get affected by that, widespread immunity keeps outbreaks rare
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Which of the following vesicular illnesses is NOT found in swine?e)
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Which mycotoxin, when contaminating a food source intended for pigs, may safely be fed to chickens?Trichothecenes (vomitoxin)
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doramectin
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Indoor rearing, controlling the photoperiod, individual stalls, increased food intake after breeding are all valid answers
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Actinobaculum suis is frequently found on what part of a boar's body, and may cause what conditions in the sow?sheath
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What would your AMD of choice be for vaginal discharge syndrome?tetracycline
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Salmonellosis has two reportable differential diagnoses, which cause nervous signs, GI signs and high fevers, as well as hemorrhages throughout the body. What are they?Hog cholera
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african swine fever
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True or false: it is possible to distinguish Aujeszky's disease infections from animals that have been vaccinated by antibody levels?true
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True or false: Pseudorabies is typically fatal in younger pigs, but mild in adults, cows and dogs?false, the pig information is accurate, but it is invariably fatal in dogs and cows.
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True or false: campylobacter jejuni is the most common cause of enteritis in people from contaminated pork products?false, it is the most common cause of enteritis in people, but it has never been traced back to pork products. Association with poulty.
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What two seemingly opposite steps in management are key for preventing infection with toxoplasma gondii?ban cats from the pig barn
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When injecting pigs, the ____ jugular is better to avoid the thoracic duct and vagus nerve on the ____ sideright
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left
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True or false: mange and lice may be more common in domestic pigs than farm reared, due to the increased probability of pig play date parties.true
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If a heavy infestation with ascaris suum causes focal hemorrhages, eosinophilic infiltration, edema, emphysema and secondary infection of the lungs, you have this condition(complicated) verminous pneumonia
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What is the strange name for infestation with large black sucking lice of swine? What is the species scientific name?pediculosis
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What is the common name for Hyostrongylus rubidus, a minimally pathogenic internal parasite of outdoor swine?Red stomach worm
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Metastrongylus apri affects what organ of an outdoor pig, and requires what animal as an intermediate host?lung
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earthworm
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__-__ days after service, incomplete resorption due to calcification leads to mummification of fetuses?30-40
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To control porcine parvovirus, I would vaccinate gilts twice, _ ____ and _ ____ before breeding, and vaccinate sows when piglets are _____1 month
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weaned
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2 weeks
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What is the preferred way to serve ground up mummified fetuses to new gilts, to innoculate them with porcine parvovirus?In ice cubes
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Leptospira ____ is most commonly associated with abortion, whereas L. _____ may cause infertility due to fallopian tube infection, or abortion.pomona
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bratislava
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Vaccination against seven serotypes of leptospirosis is along the same schedule as, and often co-administered with, the vaccine for __?Porcine parvovirus
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pyelonephritis, cystitis, reproductive performance issues
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What bacteria is responsible for diamond skin disease, joint issues, and occasionally nodular vegetative growths in the heart valves?erysipelothrix rhusiopathiae
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Vaccines for what pathogen are often administered simultaneously with parvo and lepto vaccines, providing only spotty 2-3 month protection?Erysipelothrix rhusiopathiae
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The medial femoral condyle, distal growth plate of the ulna nad 6-8th costochondral junctions are the most common areas for ______?osteochondrosis (OCD)
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Footrot, caused by wet flooring, can be treated with systemic antibiotics and topical use of _____ _______Copper sulfate
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Biotin deficiency may be associated with what condition, including multiple bone fractures?osteomalacia
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_____ disease, an enterovirus occasionally associated with infertility and mummificaiton in Canada, is a less severe cousin to _____ which causes polioencephalomyelitis?Talfan
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Teschen
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______ ______ is the reason pork is always well cooked, but _____ ________ is probably associated with more postslaughter contamination causing health risks to humans?trichinella spiralis
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listeria monocytogenes
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rodent control
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Body temperature for pigs should be ___ to ___ *C?38.5
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What dose of beer would be appropriate for an aggressive Vietnamese Pot Belly sow during farrowing?half a bottle
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The minimum recommended vaccines for an isolated domestic pot belly pig would be 2x yearly _____ and once yearly _____.erysipelas
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rabies
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What would your go-to treatment be for a pet pig with constipation?metamucil
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Why is spaying absolutely necessary in potbelly pigs?to prevent urine soiling
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At what age should you wean potbelly pig litters?6 weeks, watch for sow aggression
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What is the least terrifying reason a potbelly pig might come in for a skin problem? What is the easiest treatment?dryness and flakiness can develop due to dry environments
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lanolin moisturizing cream
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True or false: pot bellied domestic pigs face the same livestock importation rules as farmed pigs when travelling between Canada and the US? true
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True or false: pigs are difficult to litter trainfalse, it's easy, but they are extremely lazy, so you need to ensure they're always only a short distance from the litter box.
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