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Table 2 Frequency of livestock illness happened in Nu villages, Gongshan County

From: Ethnoveterinary plant remedies used by Nu people in NW Yunnan of China

Type of symptom Pig (%) Chicken (%) Cattle (%) Sheep/goat (%)
Skin conditions 81.7 -- 16.7 16.7
Parasites 68.3 20.0 16.7 35.0
Diarrhea 56.7 66.7 65.0 65.0
Heat, fever, colds 55.8 81.7 66.7 42.5
Sores 42.5 -- -- 55.8
Not enthusiastic to eat/refusing food 37.5 -- -- --
Constipation 33.3 -- -- --
Gaseous stomach 14.2 -- -- --
Twitching, shivering, breathlessness 13.3 56.7 42.5 42.5
Lying down all the time 12.5 -- -- --
Retained afterbirth 16.7 -- 16.7 20.0
Newcastle disease -- 83.3 -- --
Poison (snake and worm bite) -- -- 30.0 43.3