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The presence of ectoparasites on animals could cause significant economic losses. Hence, profiling of these parasites on hosts in any location is the first step to planning prevention and control activity. Livestock (cattle, goats, sheep and chickens) and dogs were screened for ectoparasites...

Author(s)
Isaac, C.; Ohiolei, J. A.; Igbinosa, I. B.; Nmorsi, O. P. G.
Publisher
Nigerian Veterinary Medical Association, National Veterinary Research Institute, Vom, Nigeria
Citation
Nigerian Veterinary Journal, 2019, 40, 1, pp 62-72
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Background: This study was carried out to determine the infestation of domestic ruminants to ticks in an important livestock-rearing region, located in central part of Iran. Methods: Ticks were collected from cattle, sheep, and goats and then were identified with appropriate identification keys to...

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Biglari, P.; Bakhshi, H.; Chinikar, S.; Belqeiszadeh, H.; Ghaffari, M.; Javaherizadeh, S.; Faghihi, F.; Telmadarraiy, Z.
Publisher
School of Public Health and Institute of Public Health Research, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
Citation
Iranian Journal of Public Health, 2018, 47, 5, pp 742-749
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Daignault, A.; Rioux, G.
Publisher
Producteur de Lait Québécois, Longueuil, Canada
Citation
Producteur de Lait Québécois, 2018, 38, 9, pp 46-47
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An epidemiological investigation for tick-borne diseases and the vectors was conducted by cloth flag, capturing surface ticks of livestock body, and molecular biology in 41 counties within Wuwei city, Gansu, China, to understand tick species and tick-borne diseases and establish animal disease...

Author(s)
Sun Ming; Wang ShuFang; Wang DuoQuan; Yang YongBiao; Ma Chao
Publisher
Ministry of Agriculture, Animal Health and Epidemiology Center of China, QuidDoa, China
Citation
China Animal Health Inspection, 2016, 33, 2, pp 23-25
Abstract

Background: Mites of the genus Chorioptes are non-burrowing and cause mange in a wide range of domestic and wild animals including cattle, horses, sheep, goats, panda, moose, camelids, mydaus and alpacas. Molecular biology and host-parasite interactions of Chorioptes texanus are poorly understood,...

Author(s)
He Ran; Gu XiaoBin; Xie Yue; Peng XueRong; Angel, C.; Yang GuangYou
Publisher
BioMed Central Ltd, London, UK
Citation
Parasites and Vectors, 2019, 12, 587, pp (16 December 2019)
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This study reports the molecular detection of Theileria spp. from six cattle farms, a sheep farm and a goat farm located at different states in Peninsular Malaysia. Animal blood samples were screened for the presence of Theileria DNA using a conventional polymerase chain reaction (PCR) assay. A...

Author(s)
Kho KaiLing; Amarajothi, A. D. G.; Koh FuiXian; Chandrawathani Panchadcharam; Quaza Nizamuddin, H. N.; Tay SunTee
Publisher
Elsevier, Amsterdam, Netherlands
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Veterinary Parasitology: Regional Studies and Reports, 2017, 10, pp 149-153
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Background: Emergence of tick-borne diseases is impacting humans and livestock across the Northern Hemisphere. There are, however, large regional variations in number of cases of tick-borne diseases. Some areas have surprisingly few cases of disease compared to other regions. The aim here is to...

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Mysterud, A.; Stigum, V. M.; Seland, I. V.; Herland, A.; Easterday, W. R.; Jore, S.; Østerås, O.; Viljugrein, H.
Publisher
BioMed Central Ltd, London, UK
Citation
Parasites and Vectors, 2018, 11, 309, pp (22 May 2018)
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The present study was undertaken to evaluate a newer biocide, hexamethytdisilazane against ticks of cattle, sheep and dogs. The study showed good efficacy in in-vitro test at all concentrations (0.5 ml, 1 ml and 2 ml) against different stages of ticks viz. Rhipicephalus (Boophilus) microplus, ...

Author(s)
D'Souza, P. E.; Pradeep, B. S.; Renukaprasad, C.
Publisher
Intas Pharmaceuticals Ltd, Ahmedabad, India
Citation
Intas Polivet, 2015, 16, 1, pp 42-43
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The aim of the study was to determine the species spectrum of ixodid ticks that infest horses and donkeys in South Africa and to identify those species that act as vectors of disease to domestic livestock. Ticks were collected opportunistically from 391 horses countrywide by their owners or grooms, ...

Author(s)
Horak, I. G.; Heyne, H.; Halajian, A.; Booysen, S.; Smit, W. J.
Publisher
AOSIS OpenJournals, Tygervalley, South Africa
Citation
Onderstepoort Journal of Veterinary Research, 2017, 84, 1, pp a1302
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Piroplasmoses are tick-borne protozoan diseases caused by hemoprotozoan parasites with considerable economic, veterinary and medical impact worldwide. Here, the presence and diversity of piroplasmids was investigated in ticks collected from domestic and wild hosts in a typical subtropical...

Author(s)
Chisu, V.; Alberti, A.; Zobba, R.; Foxi, C.; Masala, G.
Publisher
Elsevier B.V., Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Acta Tropica, 2019, 196, pp 60-65

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