Hoof-and-mouth disease, also sometimes called foot-and-mouth disease, is a highly contagious viral infection that affects cattle, sheep, goats and pigs. It gets its name from the painful lesions that may form on infected... More »

The symptoms of the human version of hand-foot-and-mouth disease include sore throat, tiredness and a fever of around 101 to 103 degrees Fahrenheit, says WebMD. The patient then develops blisters or sores on or in the mo... More »

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Also known as gum disease or periodontitis, periodontal disease involves two stages namely gingivitis and periodontitis. Gingivitis usually comes before periodontitis. However, it is important to note that not all cases ... More »

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The names of some domestic animals are horses, pigs, chickens, ducks, geese, pigeons, cattle, sheep, goats, dogs, cats, camels, llamas, reindeer, yaks and water buffalo. These animals were first domesticated for their us... More »

Natural edible sausage casings are made from the small and large intestines of pigs, sheep, goats and cattle. Artificial edible casings are made from collagen, which is taken from split cattle hides. More »

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Thousands of animals eat grass, including horses, cows, sheep, goats, bison, buffalo, deer, zebras, elk, wildebeest, kangaroos, grasshoppers, chickens, wild turkeys and even some fish, according to What Eats. Grass is on... More »

Miniature livestock are much smaller versions of animals usually bred as livestock, such as cattle, chickens, sheep and horses. They are half to one-third the size of their more standard bred relatives and are largely gr... More »

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