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Animal Husbandary Department



VETERINARY SERVICES:

The Regional Joint Director of Animal Husbandry Department under whom this Department provides Veterinarinary Services in health cover through a net work of institutions such as:

       CLINICIAN CENTRE . .1
      VETERINARY HOSPITAL . .5
      VETETRINARY DISPENSARIES.. 30
      MOBILE VETERINARY DISPENSARY .. 13
      SUB-CENTRE .. 98
      ANIMAL DISEASE INTELLIGENCE UNIT ..1

Under this district control are 1 Cattle Breeding and Fodder Development Deputy Director of AnimalHusbandry and three Assistant Directors of Animal Husbandry, Chidhambaram, Vridhachalam one Animal Disease Intelligence Unit,Cuddalore The details of the institutions under the administrative control of the Regional Joint of Animal Husbandry and the kind of Veterinary Services are given as follows:-

1)CATTLE BREEDING AND FODDER DEVELOPMENT PROGRAMME:-

The Deputy Director of Animal Husbandry, Cattle Breeding and Fodder Development have been established to improving milk production potential of indegenious cattle and buffalo by strengthening artificial insemination centres of Cuddalore as well as Villupuram District by supplying Frozen Semen Straws and Liquid Nitrogen as its main objectives are:

1 .This unit cater the needs of 332 institutions supplying Frozen Semen Superior germ plasam straws and Liquid Nitrogen to both Cuddalore and Villupuram, Districts.

2.They also supply of fodder seeds/slips/seedlings to farmers at free of cost to encourage fodder development and production.

3.Extention education to farmers t6o better milk and fodder development.

II)CLINICAN CENTRE AND VETERINARY HOSPITALS:

In this District there isone Clinician Centre and five Veterinary Hospitals to provide health cover to livestock. They are equipped to provide specialised service in medical,. surgical, Gynaecological cases. They concentrate very much on infertility problems in the field.

III)VETERINARY DISPENSARIES AND SUB-CENTRES:

In this District there are 30 Veterinary Dispensaries 7 under the control of Vridhachalam Division and 23 under the control of Chidhambaram Division for catering the needs of health problems of Livestock and Poultry day-to-day artificial inseminations for cattle development. Under these Veterinary Dispensary"s control 98 vetetrinary sub-centres are at remote villages of the district having day-to-day first-aid veterinary services large scale of deworming of all livestock and vaccination programmes and artificial insemination work too.

IV)ANIMAL DISEASE INTELLIGENCE UNIT:

The Animal Disease Intelligence Unit is functioning in the district under the control of Assistant Director of Animal Husbandry,Cuddalore. The Unit attends the various out-breaks reports and guide field Veterinarians to take necessary control measures of livestock disease. They also forecaste various livestock disease to take necessary preventive measures in advance. They collect specimen for diagnosis in the various events of the Department and campaigne and declare the diagnosis for necessary treatment.

V)TRAINING PROGRAMME:-

As such there is no scheme for giving training for Self-help groups or to the needy people in villages in the Animal Husbandry Development programmes as on date. But on request from the Collector/ Project officer, Block Development Officers and any other public sector organisations,the following training programmes may be given by a team of officers in the following departmental activities.:-

      1.Cattle rearing and Husbandry for milk production.

      2.Sheep rearing and Husbandry

      3.Goat rearing and Husbandry

      4.Poultry rearing for egg production

      5.Poultry rearing for broiler purpose

      6.Duck rearing and hubandry

      7.Japanees' quil rearing and hubandry

      8.Pig rearing and Husbandry

They can also get project report of economic schemes for the employment and husbandry programme from them and also from veterinary dispensaries.

LIVESTOCK PROTECTION SCHEME(KALNADAI PATHUKAPPU THITTAM):-

Special livestock protection scheme is conducted one camp at each Panchayath Union area per month for doing veterinary services in the remote villages which cannot have veterinary services from veterinary institutions directly. In 2003-04 169 Kalnadai Pathukappu Thittam camps were conducted and done treatment etc., as follows:-

CASES TREATED : Medical 11229
Surgical 1826
Gynecology 4392
ARTIFICIAL INSEMINATIONS DONE 3194
PREGNANCY VERIFICATION 12078
CASTRATIONS 822
INFERTILITY CASES: Repeaters 2695
Infantile gentaila 2497
Others 513
CLINICAL EXAMINTATIONS: 4845
VACCINATIONS DONE:  
BLACK QUARTER 5662
HAEMORRHAGIC SEPTICAEMIA 21107
FOOT AND MOUTH 32508
ANTHRAX 2339
TOTAL 61616
SHEEP AND GOAT  
  FOOT AND MOUTH   2824
  ANTHRAX    499
  DEWORMING DONE   
  Cattle and Buffalo   19498
  Sheep   21338
  Goat   46251
  Poultry   5051
  Others   428
  TOTAL   92566
By all the above items of work 1,88.541 of livestock have been benefitted by these camps and by which for Rs.9,24,910/= Veterinary Services have been rendered to the farmers protecting 19 crores of worth of livestock of this District have been saved and maintained

URGENT AND EMERGENCY CONSTULATION SERVICE DETAILS MAY BE SOUGHT FROM:-

     FOR RESPECTIVE AREA:

1.Specialist,
Offfice of the Regional Joint Director of
Animal Husbandry,
Animal Husbandry Department,
Veterinary Hospital Campus,
Cuddalore-607 001.
Phone No.954142-213211

2.Assistant Director of Animal Husbandry,
Chinna Hajiyar Street,
Chidhambaram-608 001
Phone No.954144-222761

3.Assistant Director of Animal Husbandry,
Junction Road,
Vridhachalam
Phone No.954143-260522,

4.Assistant Director of Animal Husbandry,
Animal Disease Intelligence Unit,
Veterinary Hospital Campound,
Cuddalore-607 001.
Phone No.954142-213211

5.Clinician,
Vetetrinary Hospital,
Veterinary Hospital Compound,
Cuddalore-607 001.
Phone No.954142-213211


Details of Veterinary Institutions Functioning In Cuddalore District


SL.NO Name Of the Institution No. Of Inistitutions Location
1 Clinician Centre 1 Cuddalore
2 Veterinary Hospital 5 1.Panruti, 2. Melpattampakkam, 3. Bhuvanagiti, 4. Kurinjipadi, 5. Thittakudi
3 Animal Disease Intelligence Unit 1 Cuddalore
4 Veterinary Dispensaries 30  
5 Poultry Extension Centre 1 Bhuvanagiri
6 Other Mobile Veterinary Units 1 Chidambaram
7 Rinderpest Checkpost 1 Cuddalore
8 Sub-Centres 98  
9 Cattle Breeding and Fodder Development 1 Cuddalore
10 Mobile Veterinary Dispensary 13  

Name of the Division : Assistant Director of Animal Husbandry, Chidambaram -608 001.
No.of Institutions: 23


SL.No
Name of the Location
1
Chidambaram
2
Kattumannarkoil
3
Muttam
4
Vilvakulam
5
Sreemuttam
6
Kumaratchi
7
Vallambadugai
8
Vilagam
9
Sethiathope
10
Pinnalur
11
Parangipettai
12
Pinnathur
13
Karamanikuppam
14
Thirupathiripuliyur
15
C.N.Palayam
16
Kullanchavadi
17
Vadalur
18
Marungoor
19
Neyveli
20
Veeraperumanallur
21
B.Mutlur
22
Orathur
23
Karumbur

Name of the Division : Assistant Director of Animal Husbandry, Vridhachalam
No.of Institutions: 7


Sl.No
Location
1
Vridhachalam
2
Kammapuram
3
Nallur
4
Pennadam
5
Periyanesalur
6
Managalor
7
Thozhudur