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

Abstract

The municipality of Xico is an important cattle-ranching area located in central Veracruz. Here, an interview was conducted to 48 owners in order to investigate which are the main agricultural and livestock chemical products more often applied. An overall of 1,700 cattle heads was found in the...

Author(s)
Martínez M., I.; Cruz R., M.
Publisher
Instituto de Ecología, A.C., Xalapa, Mexico
Citation
Acta Zoologica Mexicana, 2009, 25, 3, pp 673-681
Abstract

In order to detect the presence of Hypoderma lineatum stage I larvae within the esophagus of cattle slaughtered in Chihuahua, Chihuahua, Mexico, a total of five samplings were carried out between July and November 2000. In each instance, a random sample was taken from 10% of the animals slaughtered ...

Author(s)
Quintero-Martínez, M. T.; Otero Negrete, J.; Benítez, R.; Méndez, M. A.; Juárez Vega, G.; Cruz-Vázquez, C.
Publisher
Elsevier, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Veterinary Parasitology, 2007, 146, 1/2, pp 189-191
Abstract

Ticks are important ectoparasites of domestic and wild animals, and tick infestations economically impact cattle production worldwide. Control of cattle tick infestations has been primarily by application of acaricides which has resulted in selection of resistant ticks and environmental pollution....

Author(s)
Fuente, J. de la; Almazán, C.; Canales, M.; Pérez de la Lastra, J. M.; Kocan, K. M.; Willadsen, P.
Publisher
Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, UK
Citation
Animal Health Research Reviews, 2007, 8, 1, pp 23-28
Abstract

The aim of this study was to determine the annual population dynamics of Boophilus microplus in two cattle genotypes. The study was carried out in Martinez de la Torre, Veracruz, Mexico (tropical humid region). Twenty 10-month-old steers, 185 kg of body weight and naturally infested with B....

Author(s)
Alonso-Díaz, M. Á.; López-Silva, B. J.; Magalhães-Labarthe, A. C. L. de; Rodríguez-Vivas, R. I.
Publisher
Revista Veterinaria-Mexico, Facultad de Medicina Veterinaria y Zootecnia, Mexico City, Mexico
Citation
Veterinaria México, 2007, 38, 4, pp 503-509
Abstract

A study was conducted on the effect of an increasing natural infestation of stable flies (Stomoxys calcitrans) and its relation with the behaviour of dairy cows under semi-arid conditions. Twenty-one milking Holstein cows raised in pens in a semi-intensive system were used. The number of stable...

Author(s)
Vitela, M. I.; Cruz-Vazquez, C.; Solano, J. J.; Orihuela, A.
Publisher
Medwell Online, Faisalabad, Pakistan
Citation
Journal of Animal and Veterinary Advances, 2007, 6, 11, pp 1284-1290
Abstract

The efficacy of Metarhizium anisopliae on the control of Boophilus microplus in cattle infested naturally in the Mexican tropics was evaluated. The study was carried out on a ranch in Veracruz, Mexico. Twenty steers were randomly allocated into two groups of 10 cattle. Animals were naturally...

Author(s)
Alonso-Díaz, M. A.; García, L.; Galindo-Velasco, E.; Lezama-Gutierrez, R.; Angel-Sahagún, C. A.; Rodríguez-Vivas, R. I.; Fragoso-Sánchez, H.
Publisher
Elsevier, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Veterinary Parasitology, 2007, 147, 3/4, pp 336-340
Abstract

The population dynamics of Haematobia irritans was evaluated from February 2004 to February 2005 at Martinez de la Torre, Veracruz, México. The distribution of the horn fly throughout the year was monitored in 15 heifers F1 (Holstein-Friesian × Brahman) at 11±2 months of age and 170±19 kg body...

Author(s)
Alonso-Díaz, M. Á.; Acosta-Rodríguez, R.; Maldonado-Simán, E.; Ramírez-Valverde, R.; Bermúdez-Villanueva, L.
Publisher
Facultad de Ciencias Veterinarias, Universidad del Zulia, Maracaibo, Venezuela
Citation
Revista Cientifica, Facultad de Ciencias Veterinarias, Universidad del Zulia, 2007, 17, 4, pp 330-334
Abstract

We surveyed gastrointestinal and ectoparasites in wild and domestic ungulates in the Selva Lacandona, Chiapas, Mexico, including Baird's tapir (Tapirus bairdii), collared peccary (Pecari tajacu), white-lipped peccary (Tayassu pecari), white-tailed deer (Odocoileus virginianus), red brocket deer (...

Author(s)
Romero-Castañón, S.; Ferguson, B. G.; Güiris, D.; González, D.; López, S.; Paredes, A.; Weber, M.
Publisher
Allen Press Inc, Lawrence, USA
Citation
Comparative Parasitology, 2008, 75, 1, pp 115-126
Abstract

A cross-sectional study was carried out in order to investigate the association between management risk factors and the prevalence of organophosphate (OP) and synthetic pyrethroid (SP) resistance in Boophilus microplus ticks in Yucatan State, Mexico. Ninety-eight cattle ranches were randomly...

Author(s)
Rodriguez-Vivas, R. I.; Alonso-Díaz, M. A.; Rodríguez-Arevalo, F.; Fragoso-Sanchez, H.; Santamaria, V. M.; Rosario-Cruz, R.
Publisher
Elsevier, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Veterinary Parasitology, 2006, 136, 3/4, pp 335-342
Abstract

The cattle tick Boophilus microplus causes significant economic losses in cattle in the tropical areas of Central and South America. Acaricides are widely used to control tick infestations, with the consequent selection of tolerant and resistant subpopulations. Detoxifying enzymes, and esterases in ...

Author(s)
Villarino, M. A.; Wagner, G. G.; George, J. E.
Publisher
Kluwer Academic Publishers, Dordrecht, Netherlands
Citation
Experimental and Applied Acarology, 2002, 28, 1/4, pp 265-271

Refine Results

Sort Order
Author
Geographical Location
Item Type
Language
Organisms
Subject Topics