Foetal Wastage in Cattle, Camel, Sheep and Goats in Birnin Kebbi Modern Abattoir, Nigeria
Published on: 05/16/2020
Author/s : Garba, A. 1, Ahmed, A. 1, Ambursa, A.U. 2, Barde, J.I. 3, Abdulazeez, N.O. 4, Suleiman, U. 5, Suleiman, A. 7, Danjuma, H.U. 4, Usman B. U. 6, Maurice, N.A 3 and Atuman, Y.J. 3.
Nigeria is the world’s most populous black nation with over 140 million people (13), however, with relatively low number of food animals to the teaming population (5). Demographic figures indicate that there are 13.9 million heads of cattle, 22.1 million sheep, 34.5 million goats and 800,000 camels in Nigeria (7). The meat and milk obtained from these animals constitute the maj...