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The analysis of zoonotic disease risk requires the consideration of both human and animal geo-referenced disease incidence data. Here we show an application of joint Bayesian analyses to the study of echinococcosis granulosus (EG) in the province of Rio Negro, Argentina. We focus on merging passive ...

Author(s)
Lawson, A.; Boaz, R., III; Corberán-Vallet, A.; Arezo, M.; Larrieu, E.; Vigilato, M. A.; Rio Vilas, V. J. del
Publisher
Public Library of Sciences (PLoS), San Francisco, USA
Citation
PLoS Neglected Tropical Diseases, 2020, 14, 8,
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The objective of the study was to describe animal ownership, knowledge and potentially risk practices related to exposure to zoonotic infections among residents of the San Benito settlement, Carabayllo (Lima, Peru). In total, 394 people were surveyed, of which 55.6 and 32.2% of them owned cats and ...

Author(s)
Juárez, B. E.; Córdova, D. L.; Pérez, N. F.
Publisher
Universidad Nacional Mayor de San Marcos, Lima, Peru
Citation
Revista de Investigaciones Veterinarias del Perú (RIVEP), 2020, 31, 3,
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This article aims at presenting Nipah virus (NiV), which is becoming a serious threat for animal breeding, as a zoonotic agent and as a potential biological weapon. Nipah virus is a paramyxovirus, genus Henipavirus, whose reservoir host are is fruit bats of the genus Pteropus. The virus can cause...

Author(s)
Glinski, Z.; Zmuda, A.
Publisher
Krajowa Izba Lekarsko Weterynaryjna, Warsaw, Poland
Citation
Życie Weterynaryjne, 2020, 95, 2, pp 69-73
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Background: India has lowly prioritized pet-associated zoonosis as a public health priority because data regarding the same and the susceptible population involved are sparse. Objective: To find the proportion of pet dog ownership in a settled urban colony of East Delhi and to assess awareness...

Author(s)
Vinu Cherian; Preeti Dugg; Khan, A. M.
Publisher
Medknow Publications, Mumbai, India
Citation
Indian Journal of Community Medicine, 2020, 45, 1, pp 89-91
Abstract

KEY POINTS: *P luteola is a bacterial infection causing respiratory disease and abscess formation that has been reported in ferrets in Spain, Finland, Austria, Australia, France, and the United States. *Hepatitis E virus can cause 3 patterns of infection and has been reported in ferrets in the...

Author(s)
Wyre, N. R.
Publisher
Saunders, An Imprint of Elsevier, Philadelphia, USA
Citation
Veterinary Clinics of North America: Exotic Animal Practice, 2020, 23, 2, pp 299-308
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Veterinarians in buiatric practice, alongside veterinary care and animal welfare, are also responsible for protecting assisting personnel and those working on the holding from zoonoses. Therefore, they need to be knowledgeable about common zoonotic diseases of ruminants, in particular, and...

Author(s)
Starič, J.; Hodnik, J. J.; Drusany Starič, K.; Janev Holcer, N.; Leppälä, J.; Rautiainen, R.
Publisher
Hrvatski veterinarski institut, Centar za peradarstvo, Zagreb, Croatia
Citation
Veterinarska Stanica, 2020, 51, 2, pp 199-206
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Background: Cats and dogs are important companion animals that paradoxically pose risks of zoonotic infections to their owners. This study determined the ectoparasitic infestations of cats and dogs in a semi-rural setting of Ebonyi State, so as to establish the prevalence of the ectoparasites among ...

Author(s)
Elom, M. O.; Obeji, N. N.; Nworie, A.; Usanga, V.
Publisher
African Journal of Clinical and Experimental Microbiology, Kwara State, Nigeria
Citation
African Journal of Clinical and Experimental Microbiology, 2020, 21, 1, pp 72-77
Abstract

Over last ten years a total of 1300 imported ornamental fish, belonging to 10 different species were examined for parasitic, fungal and bacterial infection. The fish species studied were; Carassius auratus and its six varieties (shubunkin, comet, black moor, oranda, double tail and fantail); molly ...

Author(s)
Zafar Iqbal; Farah Ansar; Zil-e-Huma
Publisher
Department of Zoology, University of the Punjab, Lahore, Pakistan
Citation
Punjab University Journal of Zoology, 2019, 33, 2, pp 211-215
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The objective of this study was to evaluate the knowledge of public school students of Teresina (PI, Brazil) about Responsible Pet Guard and some Zoonoses. The research was conducted through questionnaires, and their analysis revealed that most students have a pet and know what is responsible...

Author(s)
Nascimento Silva, F. A. do; Quessada, A. M.; Silva Magalhães, C. da; Lima, D. A. S. D.; Lima, W. C.; Rodrigues, N. M.
Publisher
Universidade Federal Rural do Semi-Árido (UFERSA), Mossoro, Brazil
Citation
Acta Veterinaria Brasilica, 2019, 13, 2, pp 51-54
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Objective: The study was performed to determine the level of knowledge, attitude, and practice among different professionals toward zoonotic diseases in selected coastal areas of Barguna district, Bangladesh. Materials and Methods: A total of 485 respondents were randomly selected from different...

Author(s)
Syidul Islam; Ahmed, M. S.
Publisher
Network for the Veterinarians of Bangladesh, Mymensingh, Bangladesh
Citation
Journal of Advanced Veterinary and Animal Research, 2019, 6, 3, pp 284-289

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