Unformatted text preview: Wildlife Diseases VTPB301/WFSC 327 Fall 2004
Quiz No. 8i \l l. Which of the following diseases have been documented as transmissible to humans?
a. Rinderpest (RPV)
Foot and Mouth Disease (FMD)
d.) Canine Distemper
e.) none of the above
x/Z. FMD is pr ntly a Foreign Animal Disease (FAD) in the U.S.
- .) False
J3. RPV has never been found in the Western Hemishere.
' .) True
J4. Rabies Virus and Canine Distemper virus can be found in wildlife in Texas. True 0. False
J5. Which of the following types of animals are not susceptible to infection with rabies virus? a.) Lagomorphs. b.) Artiodactyls. c.) Mustelids. d.) Procyonids. .All the above are susceptible. J6. Which of the following statements about RPV is M true? a.) Military operations in the 1800's are responsible for much of the geographic distribution of RPV. b.) RPV is associated with high modalities in populations of susceptible species. c. RPV caused panzootics in Africa in the 1800’s. (:1 RPV is found in Australia and New Zealand. e.) Animal or populau'on control has been utilized to prevent the spread of RPV.
J 7. Which of the following statements are no; true about FMD? ‘ a.) FMD is presently found in the Western Hemisphere. b.) FMD outbreaks have occurred in the U.S. D is susceptible to antibiotic therapy.
.) FMD is generally directly transmitted but indirect transmission can also occur. e.) Vaccination programs for FMD have had mixed results in terms of efficacy.
J 8. Which of the following species are not artiodactyls? a.) Warthogs b.) Domestic swine c.) WhiteAtailed deer Zebras e. Giraffes
J9. Which of the following statements is M true? a.) Feeding uncooked pork scraps to swine could result in FMD. b.) Rinderpest is also known as cattle plague and Asian cattle plague. c.) FMD is one of the most contagious diseases of cattle. @) Humans can be infected with rinderpest virus. e.) Cattle and horses can be infected with rabies.
J10. Which of the following is n_ot true? a.) Rinderpest virus is closely related to human measles virus. b.) Rindcrpest virus is closely related to canine distemper virus. Modified live virus vaccines are not recommended for use in wildlife.
d. Mortality is high in susceptible species when infected with FMD.
e.) FMD virus can survive in feces for several days in trailers utilized to transport animals. ...
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