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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
Abstract

Animal diseases and zoonoses abound among pastoralist livestock, which is composed of cattle, sheep, goats, yak, camels, llamas, reindeer, horses and donkeys. There is endemic and, periodically, epidemic transmission of highly contagious viral and bacterial diseases in Africa, Asia and Latin...

Author(s)
Zinsstag, J.; Abakar, M. F.; Ibrahim, M.; Tschopp, R.; Crump, L.; Bonfoh, B.; Schelling, E.
Publisher
Office International des Épizooties, Paris, France
Citation
Revue Scientifique et Technique - Office International des Épizooties, 2016, 35, 2, pp 673-681
Abstract

An overview is presented of this meeting organized from 9 to 13 August 2009 at Calgary, Canada, by the World Association for the Advancement of Veterinary Parasitology (WAAVP). Topics included resistance against anthelminthis in sheep; endoparasites in cattle, horses and donkeys; protozoal...

Author(s)
Overgaauw, P.; Claerebout, E.
Publisher
Koninklijke Nederlandse Maatschappij voor Diergeneeskunde, Houten, Netherlands
Citation
Tijdschrift voor Diergeneeskunde, 2009, 134, 22, pp 954-956
Abstract

Oestrid larvae causing myiasis display a wide degree of biodiversity, in terms of species of domestic and wild mammals infected and anatomical sites. The presence in some regions of southern Europe of a high number of different species of oestrids in domestic animals stimulated interest in...

Author(s)
Otranto, D.; Colwell, D. D.
Publisher
PRINCEPS Editions, Issy-les-Moulineaux, France
Citation
Parasite, 2008, 15, 3, pp 257-260
Abstract

Cutaneous myiasis cases were surveyed in farm animals in Saudi Arabia from September 1999 to August 2000. Veterinarians conducted monthly inspections on livestock farms, markets and the zoo in Jeddah. Larvae collected from myiasis cases were identified. It was shown that C. bezziana was prevalent...

Author(s)
Abo-Shehada, M. N.
Publisher
British Veterinary Association, London, UK
Citation
Veterinary Record, 2005, 156, 11, pp 354-356
Abstract

The presence of ticks was examined in domestic animals (cattle, goats, pigs, sheep, horses, donkeys and dogs) reared in São Luis Island, Maranahão, Brazil. Four tick species were identified: Boophilus microplus in cattle, goats and horses; Anocentor nitens in horses and donkeys; Rhipicephalus...

Author(s)
Guerra, R. de M. S. N. de C.; Brito, D. R. B.
Publisher
Editora Gama Filho, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Citation
Entomología y Vectores, 2004, 11, 3, pp 435-444
Abstract

The results of routine procedures for the diagnosis of ectoparasitism carried out at the Department of Veterinary Public Health and Animal Pathology of Bologna University, Italy, between 1995 and 1999 are presented. The specimens comprised skin scrapings from lesions of 1138 dogs, 377 cats, 94...

Author(s)
Galuppi, R.; Carelle, M. S.; Tampieri, M. P.
Publisher
Edagricole, Bologna, Italy
Citation
Obiettivi e Documenti Veterinari, 2001, 22, 9, pp 63-68
Abstract

Ixodid ticks were collected in 1980 from cattle, buffaloes, sheep, goats, horses, asses and dogs in the Dharwad area, north Karnataka, India. A total of 8 ixodid species were recovered: Haemaphysalis bispinosa, H. intermedia, Boophilus microplus, Rhipicephalus sanguineus, R. haemaphysaloides,...

Author(s)
Kamble, C. K.; Hiregoudar, L. S.
Citation
Mysore Journal of Agricultural Sciences, 1988, 22, 3, pp 331-333
Abstract

In 1985-88, 2287 farm animals (cattle, camels, sheep, goats, horses, donkeys, dogs and rabbits) suspected of carrying parasitic mites were examined at 58 farms throughout Libya. Mites were identified on 1303 of these animals. The commonest parasites on cattle were Psoroptes and Chorioptes, on...

Author(s)
Gabaj, M. M.; Beesley, W. N.; Awan, M. A. Q.
Citation
Annals of Tropical Medicine and Parasitology, 1992, 86, 5, pp 537-542
Abstract

A total of 13 species of ixodid ticks and 2 species of argasid ticks was collected during a 3-year survey of 58 farms in Libya. These include Boophilus annulatus, B. microplus, B. decoloratus, 7 species of Hyalomma, Rhipicephalus sanguineus, R. evertsi, R. bursa, Argas persicus and Ornithodoros...

Author(s)
Gabaj, M. M.; Awan, M. A. Q.; Beesley, W. N.
Citation
Annals of Tropical Medicine and Parasitology, 1992, 86, 5, pp 543-548

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