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Providing nutritional support to reptile patients is a challenging and often misunderstood task. Ill reptiles are frequently anorexic and can benefit greatly from appropriate nutrition delivered via a variety of assist-feeding techniques. Neonatal reptiles can also be very challenging patients...

Author(s)
Voe, R. S. de
Publisher
Elsevier, Inc., New York, USA
Citation
Veterinary Clinics of North America: Exotic Animal Practice, 2014, 17, 2, pp 249-261
Abstract

Invasions may succeed because they are not controlled by natural enemies in a novel environment (enemy release hypothesis [ERH]). If local consumers preferentially feed on native species, they can facilitate invasions, while preferential or even non-selective feeding on an invader could minimize...

Author(s)
Whitman, E. R.; Heithaus, M. R.; Barcia, L. G.; Brito, D. N.; Rinaldi, C.; Kiszka, J. J.
Publisher
Inter-Research Science Center, Oldendorf, Germany
Citation
Marine Ecology, Progress Series, 2019, 628, pp 171-182
Abstract

The eastern collared lizard (Crotaphytus collaris) is a colorful, common lizard found in the pet trade in the United States and Europe. As the popularity for the captive-bred collared lizard increases, reptile veterinarians should become more familiar with this native lizard species to best assist...

Author(s)
Louth, B. J.; Heatley, J. J.
Publisher
Association of Reptilian and Amphibian Veterinarians, Chester Heights, USA
Citation
Journal of Herpetological Medicine and Surgery, 2020, 30, 4, pp 210-223
Abstract

This work aims to rationalize trypanosomiasis risk assessment and improve current tsetse analysis methods. Chapter 1 reviews trypanosomiasis epidemiology, tsetse biology, physiology, control and methods for risk assessment and bloodmeal analysis. Chapter 2 discusses the application of a tsetse...

Author(s)
Hoppenheit, A.
Publisher
Freie Universität Berlin, Berlin, Germany
Citation
Tsetse (Diptera: Glossinidae) bloodmeal analysis by PCR and species differentiation by MALDI TOF MS as contributions to rational vector control, 2013, pp iv + 76 pp.
Abstract

Erythema migrans (EM) rashes once considered pathognomonic of Lyme disease (LD) have been reported following bites of arthropods that do not transmit LD and in areas with no LD. Also, EM rashes have been reported in association with organisms other than members of Borrelia burgdorferi sensu lato...

Author(s)
Kannangara, D. W.; Patel, P.
Publisher
Mary Ann Liebert, Inc., New Rochelle, USA
Citation
Vector Borne and Zoonotic Diseases, 2018, 18, 12, pp 641-652
Abstract

Snakes are increasingly kept by private hobbyists and their numbers in the pet trade are increasing. Since suitable diets are essential for the health, welfare and maintenance of captive animals, objective research is required to improve and evaluate current feeding practices. Unfortunately, the...

Author(s)
Arbuckle, K.
Publisher
Blackwell Publishing, Berlin, Germany
Citation
Journal of Animal Physiology and Animal Nutrition, 2010, 94, 6, pp e296-e307
Abstract

Animal companionship can have many physical and psychological benefits; however, animals can also be a source of zoonotic infection, including enteric illnesses; it has been estimated that in Canada, nearly 85,000 enteric illnesses due to eight pathogens occur each year related to animal contact....

Author(s)
Raschkowan, A.; Thomas, M. K.; Tataryn, J.; Finley, R.; Pintar, K.; Nesbitt, A.
Publisher
Wiley, Berlin, Germany
Citation
Zoonoses and Public Health, 2018, 65, 7, pp 859-872
Abstract

Purpose of review: West Nile virus emerged recently in North America as a serious human and animal pathogen. This review summarizes the use of experimental infections with West Nile virus in diverse vertebrate species that have been used to answer fundamental questions about the host response,...

Author(s)
Bowen, R. A.; Nemeth, N. M.
Publisher
Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, Hagerstown, USA
Citation
Current Opinion in Infectious Diseases, 2007, 20, 3, pp 293-297
Abstract

Alien species are microorganisms, plants and animals that are native of some part of the planet and have found their way beyond the defined natural range and established its presence in another ecosystem. The concern is for the invasiveness and pollution of diversity that these alien species create ...

Author(s)
Kaphle, K.; Pokheral, C. P.
Publisher
National Trust for Nature Conservation (NTNC), Kathmandu, Nepal
Citation
Proceedings of the International Conference on Invasive Alien Species Management, Chitwan, Nepal, 25-27 March 2014., 2014, pp 149-160
Abstract

Summaries of papers presented at the free lecture of the 58th Annual Congress of the German Society of Small Animal Medicine are included in this section. Topics covered include dermatophytosis in guinea pigs and rabbits, effect of acepromazine, general anaesthesia and surgery on the ex vivo and in ...

Publisher
Verlag M. & H, Schaper Gmbh, Hannover, Germany
Citation
Kleintierpraxis, 2012, 57, 11, pp 609...619

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