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To clarify the risk of pastured livestock for exposure to Ixodes scapularis, the host-seeking activity of nymphs and adult ticks at the woods-pasture interface was estimated on horse farms in Maryland, USA. Parallel linear transects of 100 m length and 1 m width were sampled repeatedly in pastures...

Author(s)
Schimidtmann, E. T.; Carroll, J. F.; Potts, W. J. E.
Citation
Journal of Medical Entomology, 1994, 31, 2, pp 291-296
Abstract

The pathophysiology and clinical manifestations of tick paralysis in North America and Australia are reviewed with reference to small animal veterinary practice. Clinical and electrodiagnostic findings in tick paralysis are contrasted with those that occur in other diffuse lower motor neuron...

Author(s)
Malik, R.; Farrow, B. R. H.
Citation
Veterinary Clinics of North America, Small Animal Practice, 1991, 21, 1, pp 157-171
Abstract

Data from 951 cows and 905 calves collected over a 3-year period were analyzed to determine the effect of control of internal and certain external parasites on cow/calf performance. The cattle grazed on a ranch in north central Texas, USA, where average annual precipitation is 26 inches. Treatment...

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Adams, N. J.; Hoelscher, C. E.; Heitschmidt, R. K.; Pinchak, W. E.
Citation
Progress Report - Texas Agricultural Experiment Station, 1991, No. PR-4819-4865, pp 127-130
Abstract

Detailed information is given on the chemical control of arthropod ectoparasites of livestock and domestic animals in the USA. The main pests of cattle (beef and dairy), pigs, horses, sheep, goats, poultry, dogs and cats are listed, including Haematobia irritans, Stomoxys calcitrans, Musca...

Author(s)
Nolan, M. P.; Roberson, E. L.
Publisher
Iowa State University Press, Ames, USA
Citation
Veterinary Pharmacology and Therapeutics., 1988, Ed. 6, pp 969-999
Abstract

The effects of low levels of both biting and sucking lice, a mixed population of nematodes, and a combination of all these parasites were evaluated in calves held in a barn with no environmental controls in central Texas, USA. Observations at 122 sites on each animal for 16 weeks consecutively in...

Author(s)
Devaney, J. A.; Craig, T. M.; Rowe, L. D.; Wade, C.; Miller, D. K.
Citation
Journal of Economic Entomology, 1992, 85, 1, pp 144-149
Abstract

A trial involving 6169 feedlot calves was conducted under commercial feedlot conditions in western Canada to compare the relative efficacy of treatment with a combination of oxfendazole and fenthion (O/F) versus ivermectin (I) with respect to the outcome variables, final weight, gain, days on feed...

Author(s)
Jim, G. K.; Booker, C. W.; Guichon, P. T.
Citation
Canadian Veterinary Journal, 1992, 33, 9, pp 599-604
Abstract

Production and economic benefits were gained by giving a single treatment of Ivomec (ivermectin, at 200 µg/kg, subcutaneously) or a combination of Tramisol (levamisole, at 6 mg/kg, subcutaneously) and Spotton (fenthion, at 3-4 mg/kg, topical) to feedlot steers in Alberta at the beginning of the...

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Grimson, R. E.; Stilborn, R. P.; Gummeson, P. K.; Leaning, W. H. D.; Guerrero, J.; Newcomb, K. M.
Citation
Modern Veterinary Practice, 1987, 68, 6, pp 361-364
Abstract

This synopsis contains parasite-host and host-parasite lists of 247 species of parasites from 7 species of domesticated animals in Canada (goats, sheep, cattle, pig, horses, cats, dogs). 47 species of Protozoa, 13 Trematoda, 22 Cestoda, 109 Nematoda, 2 Acanthocephala, 21 Chelicerata and 33 Uniramia ...

Author(s)
Kennedy, M. J.
Publisher
Animal Health Division, Alberta Agriculture, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
Citation
Synopsis of the parasites of domesticated mammals of Canada., 1988, Ed.2, pp 53 pp.
Abstract

In this book the technology available to control arthropod pests of livestock is documented, with particular emphasis on that used in the USA and Canada. The book is divided into 22 chapters. Subjects covered include: effects of arthropod pests on livestock production; control of Haematobia...

Author(s)
Drummond, R. O.; George, J. E.; Kunz, S. E.
Publisher
CRC Press, Inc., Boca Raton, Florida, USA
Citation
Control of arthropod pests of livestock: a review of technology., 1988, pp 245pp.
Abstract

Animal Industry Division. Health of Livestock. £107, 595 compensation was paid for diseased animals slaughtered and £64, 170 for loss of production for cows and heifers condemned as reactors to the tuberculin test. The incidence of TUBERCULOSIS in cattle and pigs is given as: cows 9.2%, bullocks...

Author(s)
Tennent, R. B.
Publisher
Wellington : R. E. Owen, Government Printer.,
Citation
Report of the Department of Agriculture for the year ended 31 March 1958., 1958, pp 161 pp.

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