Cookies on VetMed Resource

Like most websites we use cookies. This is to ensure that we give you the best experience possible.

 

Continuing to use www.cabi.org  means you agree to our use of cookies. If you would like to, you can learn more about the cookies we use.

VetMed Resource

Veterinary information to support practice, based on evidence and continuing education

Sign up to receive our Veterinary & Animal Sciences e-newsletter, book alerts and offers direct to your inbox.

Results per page:

Search results

CABI Book Info
Cover for Parasites of cattle and sheep: a practical guide to their biology and control.

This book contains 19 chapters that discuss parasitic gastroenteritis, coccidiosis, lungworm infections, ectoparasites in cattle and sheep, tapeworm infections, liver and rumen fluke, tick-borne diseases, responsible usage of parasiticides, and grazing management and practical implementation of...

Author(s)
Forbes, A. B.
ISBN
2021 CAB International (H ISBN 9781789245158)
Type
Book
Abstract

A stochastic model for Bovine Babesiosis (BB) including ticks, and both juvenile and adult cattle is developed. This model is formulated by a system of continuous-time Markov chains (CTMCs) that is derived based on an extension of the deterministic ordinary differential equation model developed by...

Author(s)
Wang XueYing; Saad-Roy, C. M.; Driessche, P. van den
Publisher
Springer, New York, USA
Citation
Bulletin of Mathematical Biology, 2020, 82, 6,
Abstract

Tick-borne diseases are spread throughout the world but are most numerous and exerting greatest impact in the tropical and subtropical regions. The survey of tick infestation on cattle was carried out in Bauchi North Senatorial Zone, Bauchi State, Nigeria to ascertain the impact of ticks on their...

Author(s)
Usman, A. M.; Malann, Y. D.
Publisher
Bayero University, Kano, Nigeria
Citation
Bayero Journal of Pure and Applied Sciences, 2019, 12, 1, pp 151-154
Abstract

The survey on tick infestation in indigenous and cross breed cattle was carried out in urban and peri-urban dairy farms of Hyderabad and Kotri, Sindh, Pakistan during August to November, 2016. Three hundred cattle were physically examined, out of which, 72 were infested with ticks. Overall tick...

Author(s)
Khan, M. S.; Bhutto, M. B.; Khan, S. A.; Awan, K.; Shah, S. R. A.; Shah, S. K. A.
Publisher
Pakistan Association for the Advancement of Science, Lahore, Pakistan
Citation
Pakistan Journal of Science, 2019, 71, 2, pp 63-68
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Ticks and tick-borne disease.

This chapter focuses on Ixodes ricinus and its role as a vector of several tick-borne diseases of ruminants in Northern Europe. Subject headings are: the sheep tick, Ixodes ricinus; life cycle; questing; seasonality; habitats; host diversity; adverse effects of ticks and tick-borne diseases; tick...

Author(s)
Forbes, A. B.
ISBN
2021 CAB International (H ISBN 9781789245158)
Type
Book chapter
Abstract

The Theileria are apicomplexan parasites transmitted by ticks to vertebrate hosts. Most Theileria species exhibit some form of host or vector specificity, since under endemic conditions only a limited number of tick species act as vectors and not all vertebrate hosts are able to maintain a...

Author(s)
Pienaar, R.; Troskie, P. C.; Josemans, A. I.; Potgieter, R. T.; Maboko, B. B.; Latif, A. A.; Mans, B. J.
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
International Journal for Parasitology: Parasites and Wildlife, 2020, 11, pp 136-142
Abstract

The tick-borne protozoan parasite Theileria parva causes an acute, often fatal disease in cattle throughout a large part of eastern and southern Africa. Infection of African buffalo (Syncerus caffer) is also widespread in this region but does not cause clinical disease in this species. This...

Author(s)
Morrison, W. I.; Hemmink, J. D.; Toye, P. G.
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
International Journal for Parasitology, 2020, 50, 5, pp 403-412
Abstract

The article describes the climatic characteristics of the zone of sufficient moisture in the Stavropol Territory and presents the species composition of ixodid ticks that cause blood-parasitic diseases of farm animals. The material is presented graphically in the form of tables and maps. As a...

Author(s)
Koshkina, N. A.; Kolesnikov, V. I.
Publisher
Severo-Kavkazskiy Federal'nyy Nauchnyy Agrarnyy Tsentr, Stavropol, Russia
Citation
Sel'skokhozyaystvennyy Zhurnal, 2020, 13, 1, pp 59-72
Abstract

Ectoparasites, such as cattle fever ticks, and the diseases they carry pose a risk to the global cattle population in reduced productivity and in livability. Tick infestations carry significant economic implications through losses in productivity, increased morbidity, and control costs. Cattle...

Author(s)
Thompson, J. M.; Delgado, A. H.; Hasel, H. S.; Bonilla, D. L.
Publisher
Frontiers Media S.A., Lausanne, Switzerland
Citation
Frontiers in Veterinary Science, 2020, 6, July,
Abstract

The potential for reinvasion of the United States by cattle fever ticks, Rhipicephalus (Boophilus) annulatus and Rhipicephalus microplus (Canestrini), which remain established in Mexico, threatens the viability of the domestic livestock industry because these ticks vector the causal agents (Babesia ...

Author(s)
Osbrink, W. L. A.; Showler, A. T.; Abrigo, V.; León, A. A. P. de
Publisher
Oxford University Press, Cary, USA
Citation
Journal of Medical Entomology, 2020, 57, 4, pp 1305-1309

Refine Results

Sort Order
Author
Geographical Location
Item Type
Language
Organisms
Subject Topics