Animal Husbandry department

20 pigs isolated, to be culled in Namakkal over swine flu fear

On March 9, K Rajamani of Kallangulam had taken the carcass of a pig to the Namakkal Veterinary College for post mortem.

published on : 25th March 2023

Dharmapuri farmers insist on insurance coverage for more cattle

A few years ago, the department provided insurance to 10,000 cattle and last year the count was 4,000. This year the target is 2,500.

published on : 25th February 2023

10 cattle dead, farmers fear spread of lumpy virus

However, authorities allay fear, say ‘Allergic Dermatitis’ is the reason behind the ill-health of cattle in the western Prakasam district

published on : 7th January 2023

Bengaluru: Stray dogs maul boy near Horamavu in KR Puram

Ravikumar Mysore added that officials will be deployed at the location of the incident, and dogs in that area will be captured and kept in observation for rabies.

published on : 3rd October 2022

Telangana to administer free Bluetongue disease vaccine to sheeps across state 

Blue tongue disease is a vector-borne viral disease affecting sheep, caused by virus carriers like Culicoides midges.

published on : 18th July 2022

Pass order to stun animals before slaughter: Karnataka government to Bengaluru civic body

According to the department's deputy director, the letter comes after several complaints alleging that rules are not being followed at slaughterhouses.

published on : 4th April 2022