Thanks to preventive vaccinations, animal diseases decrease, while the population of healthy animals increases.
This will contribute to the national economy and enable people to consume healthy animal products and therefore affect people's health in a positive way.
The general understanding of animal health services in our country has undergone changes as in the developed world countries; health services for treatment have been replaced by preventive health services. With this understanding, in the protection of the health of animals; In addition to hygiene, biosecurity, personal hygiene education and correction of nutrition, great importance is attached to protection against infectious diseases by providing active and passive immunity. Vaccine protection from infections is among the most effortless and least costly methods in terms of both animal and herd health.
Vaccine applications; are substances that are injected into the animal's body to provide immunity against diseases, prepared from the active substance of that disease against a known disease, and formed by the weakened disease virus and parts of the disease agent. In the technique, they are molecules adhered to foreign proteins or proteins that, when they enter the body, enable the production of antibodies by the immune system. The main purpose of the vaccine is to immunize the body, that is, to make the body resistant and resistant to microbes and disease viruses. To diseases caused by microbes, the body responds with the immune system. What is important is that with vaccination, the immune system recognizes the causative agent before the disease enters the body, that is, before the disease develops, and develops a response to defeat it.
Vaccines developed against infectious diseases have been used in preventive veterinary medicine for a very long time. Thanks to preventive vaccinations, animal diseases will decrease, and the population of healthy animals will increase. This will contribute to the national economy and enable people to consume healthy animal products and therefore affect people's health in a positive way.
The prevention of zoonoses (diseases transmitted from animal to human) is also of great importance in terms of public health. Rabies vaccine and vaccinations for the prevention of Brucella disease, popularly known as cheese disease, can be given as examples of this.