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Theileria parva is a tick-transmitted, apicomplexan protozoan found in buffalo (Syncerus caffer) and cattle in eastern, central and southern Africa. The parasite causes a fatal, lymphoproliferative disease in susceptible cattle. Previous studies have shown that the parasites in buffalo comprise a...

Author(s)
Sitt, T.; Henson, S.; Morrison, W. I.; Toye, P.
Publisher
Elsevier B.V., Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Veterinary Parasitology, 2019, 269, pp 21-27
Abstract

Neospora caninum is a cause of bovine abortion and economic loss to beef and dairy farmers. This can be profound in small island farming communities such as Guernsey. The shedding of oocysts by dogs can have a large impact on herds with low numbers of cattle. To better understand the potential...

Author(s)
Wright, I.; Chamberlain, D.
Publisher
MA Healthcare Limited, London, UK
Citation
Livestock, 2018, 23, 5, pp 219-222
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A cross-sectional study was conducted from January to December, 2016 in Semi-arid areas of Raya Azebo District with the objectives to estimate the prevalence of ixodid ticks and assessing the difference in infestation among the different host risk factors such as age, sex and body condition scores. ...

Author(s)
Meseret Hadgu; Habtamu Taddele; Atkilt Girma; Haftu Abrha; Haftom Hagos
Publisher
Ethiopian Veterinary Association, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
Citation
Ethiopian Veterinary Journal, 2018, 22, 2, pp 53-64
Abstract

Dodoru Market is popular for its weekly Market day in Kebbi State, Nigeria. People converge at the market every Monday from various places to buy or sell. Survey of ticks on camels and cattle brought to Dodoru Market for sale was conducted. The aim was to evaluate the prevalence of camel and cattle ...

Author(s)
Abdullahi, Y. M.; Magami, I. M.; Audu, A.; Mainasara, M. M.
Publisher
Altezoro, s.r.o. & Dialog, Košice, Slovakia
Citation
Traektoriâ Nauki, 2018, 4, 4, pp 3001-3004
Abstract

This study investigated the local immune response at larval attachment sites in Santa Gertrudis cattle with low and high levels of tick resistance. Skin samples with tick larvae attached were collected from Santa Gertrudis cattle at the end of a period of 25 weekly infestations, when the animals...

Author(s)
Constantinoiu, C. C.; Lew-Tabor, A.; Jackson, L. A.; Jorgensen, W. K.; Piper, E. K.; Mayer, D. G.; Johnson, L.; Venus, B.; Jonsson, N. N.
Publisher
Wiley, Oxford, UK
Citation
Parasite Immunology, 2018, 40, 4, pp e12515
AbstractFull Text

Toxoplasmosis and neosporosis are parasitic diseases of livestock globally. In this study, we investigate the presence of Neospora caninum and Toxoplasma gondii in 250 beef cattle from Kanchanaburi, Ratchaburi and Nakhon Patom provinces, Thailand comparing with the results from 5 years earlier. The ...

Author(s)
Udonsom, R.; Sukthana, Y.; Nishikawa, Y.; Fereig, R. M.; Jirapattharasa, C.
Publisher
Faculty of Veterinary Science, Chulalongkorn University, Bangkok, Thailand
Citation
Thai Journal of Veterinary Medicine, 2018, 48, 3, pp 403-409
Abstract

Information, energy, and materials are flowing over greater distances than in the past, changing the structure and feedbacks within and across coupled human and natural systems worldwide. The telecoupling framework was recently developed to understand the feedbacks and multidirectional flows...

Author(s)
Easter, T. S.; Killion, A. K.; Carter, N. H.
Publisher
Resilience Alliance, Waterloo, Canada
Citation
Ecology and Society, 2018, 23, 1, pp 10
AbstractFull Text

Different diagnostic tests have some disadvantages in diagnosing Fasciolosis. A cross-sectional study was conducted to estimate the prevalence and to compare the different diagnostic techniques in ruminant Fasciolosis: ELISA, biochemical analysis, liver and coprological examination. Out of the 324 ...

Author(s)
Meskerem Adamu; Abebe Wossene; Getachew Tilahun; Asoke Kumar Basu
Publisher
Ethiopian Veterinary Association, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
Citation
Ethiopian Veterinary Journal, 2019, 23, 1, pp 42-58
AbstractFull Text

A study was conducted in order to determine the comparative efficacy of Triclabendazole, Oxyclozanide and Nitroxynil against Fasciola sp. infestated bovines (cattle and buffaloes) and their effect on various blood parameters (WBC, RBC, Hb, HCT and MCHC). For this purpose, 40 infected animals were...

Author(s)
Abdul Wahaab; Muhammad Ijaz; Ahmad, S. S.; Umair Iqbal; Abdul Tawaab; Iahtasham Khan
Publisher
Zoological Society of Pakistan, Lahore, Pakistan
Citation
Pakistan Journal of Zoology, 2019, 51, 3, pp 843-847
AbstractFull Text

The objective of the present study was to determine the prevalence of linguatulosis in bovine viscera in a slaughterhouse in Curicó, VII Region, Chile. The macroscopic examination of the liver, lungs, heart and the mediastinal, mesenteric and hepatic lymph nodes of 269 cattle was performed. In...

Author(s)
Ramos G., J. J.; Morales M., P.; Carmona H., H.; Silva G., A.
Publisher
Universidad Nacional Mayor de San Marcos, Lima, Peru
Citation
Revista de Investigaciones Veterinarias del Perú (RIVEP), 2019, 30, 2, pp 856-863

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