Category Archives: G-L

History of the Veterinary Ophtalmology in France, from its creation to the early 20th Century

par Bernard Clerc Content: The historical background of the creation of the Veterinary Ophtalmology in France. The lives and achievements of Urbain Leblanc (1797-1871) and Eugène Nicolas (1867-1928). Lire l’article

Posted in 2003, G-L, M-R, Medicine, Modern | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Camille Guérin and the Veterinary Department of the Pasteur Institute in Lille

par Marc V. Catsaras et Hervé Bazin Content: Historical background of the establishment of the Veterinary Services at the Pasteur Institute in Lille in 1897 by Camille Guérin, the activities of the scientist in Lille until 1928 and subsequently in … Continue reading

Posted in 2003, Contagious diseases and vaccination, Contemporary, G-L | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Life and achievements of Emmanuel Leclainche (1861-1953)

by Laure Alnot* et Guilhem Pistre** * Docteur vétérinaire, Ministère de l’agriculture et de la pêche ** Vétérinaire A general biography of Prof. Emmanuel Leclainche. Overview of his childhood, schooling, teaching activities in the French veterinary schools, scientific investigations ( … Continue reading

Posted in 2005, Academies and associations, Administration, Contemporary, G-L, People | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Inventory of the inheritance of Muguet Gire, a veterinary practitioner in Puy-en-Velay (1794-1850)

by Roger Chouvy,  Docteur Vétérinaire, Adel. chouvyro@wanadoo.fr This article presents the detailed inventory of the inheritance of Muguet Gire, a veterinary practitioner in Puy-en-Velay, France, who died in 1850. The list of his property (working clothes, surgery tools, drugs, veterinary … Continue reading

Posted in 2006, G-L, Modern, Practionners | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

François-Hilaire Gilbert and the Treatise on Artificial Grasslands

par Dominique Poulain, Maître de Conférences d’Agronomie et Histoire de l’Agriculture. Laboratoire de Science du Végétal, Agrocampus Rennes, Adel. Dominique.Poulain@agrocampus-rennes.fr Presentation and analysis of the Treatise on Artificial Grasslands by François-Hilaire Gilbert. Historical and agricultural background of its publication, with … Continue reading

Posted in 2007, Bovines, G-L, Modern, People, Sheeps and goats, Zootechny | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Recalling François-Hilaire Gilbert and the rediscovery of his archives

by Pierre Bonnaud, Docteur-Vétérinaire, ancien directeur des Services vétérinaires de Vendée This article dealing with the history of François-Hilaire Gilbert was written by an enthusiast of this young professor of the Alfort Veterinary School, already well-known, but brought back to … Continue reading

Posted in 2007, Biography, G-L, Modern, People, Sheeps and goats, Zootechny | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

François-Hilaire Gilbert, a veterinary artist portrayed in fifteen manuscripts

by Laurent Garino, Docteur vétérinaire, Adel. l.garino@tiscali.fr This study involves fifteen manuscripts discovered in the François-Hilaire Gilbert Fund and collected by Pierre Bonnaud under the title ‘Pathologies et recherche’. Modern and spiritually reformist, Gilbert tried to achieve rational diagnoses and … Continue reading

Posted in 2007, Contagious diseases and vaccination, G-L, Modern, People, Sheeps and goats, Zootechny | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

The Alfort Veterinary School and Merino sheep

by Bernard Denis, Professeur honoraire de l’Ecole vétérinaire de Nantes, Président de la Société d’Ethnozootechnie, Adel. denis.brj@wanadoo.fr This article is dedicated to the research work carried out on Merino sheep at the Alfort Veterinary School. These studies aimed at acclimatising … Continue reading

Posted in 2007, Biography, G-L, Modern, People, Sheeps and goats, Specialities, Zootechny | Tagged | Leave a comment

Tchad’s memories of a veterinarian, 1954-1955

Memories of Jacques Itard*, Docteur vétérinaire, Chef de service honoraire à l’Institut d’Elevage et de Médecine Vétérinaire Tropicales, Adel. jacques.itard@orange.fr Présentation-adaptation par François Vallat Memories of a bush veterinarian at Oum-Hadjer and Moussoro (Tchad) during 1954-1955, depicting his relations with … Continue reading

Posted in 2012, A-F, Biography, Bovines, Contemporary, G-L, Practionners, Tropical | Tagged | Leave a comment

Jean Héroard, the first French “vétérinaire” and author of the treatise called Hippostologie

par Aurélien Jeandel et Christophe Degueurce, Ecole Nationale Vétérinaire d’Alfort, Adel. cdegueurce@vet-alfort.fr. Biographic data about Jean Héroard. Study of the treatises dealing with the osteology of the horse that were published before he produced his book entitled Hippostologie, c’est-à-dire Discours … Continue reading

Posted in 2009, A-F, Anatomy, Biography, G-L, Horses, People, Renaissance | Tagged , | Leave a comment