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Fox-derived Sarcoptes scabiei mites caused an outbreak of mange on a farm in Switzerland in 2018. Pruritic skin lesions suggestive of S. scabiei mite infestation developed in 4 humans who had direct contact with affected farm animals but not foxes. Sarcoptic mange is continuously spreading; such...

Author(s)
Pisano, S. R. R.; Ryser-Degiorgis, M. P.; Rossi, L.; Peano, A.; Keckeis, K.; Roosje, P.
Publisher
National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, USA
Citation
Emerging Infectious Diseases, 2019, 25, 6, pp 1235-1238
AbstractFull Text

Objective of research. Hard ticks as blood sucking ectoparasites and vectors of animal and human diseases are considered as one of the most important arthropods. Ticks can transmit a variety of diseases among livestock. They are distributed throughout Southern Ural, affecting cattle, horses, sheep, ...

Author(s)
Khristianovsky, P. I.; Belimenko, V. V.; Byistrov, I. V.; Novosad, E. V.
Publisher
All-Russian K. I. Skryabin Scientific Research Institute of Helminthology, Moscow, Russia
Citation
Rossiĭskiĭ Parazitologicheskiĭ Zhurnal, 2016, No.2, pp 141-150
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)
AbstractFull Text

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

Backgrounds: Corsica is a French island situated in the Mediterranean Sea. The island provides suitable natural conditions to study disease ecology, especially tick-borne diseases and emerging diseases in animals and ticks. The family Anaplasmataceae is a member of the order Rickettsiales; it...

Author(s)
Dahmani, M.; Davoust, B.; Tahir, D.; Raoult, D.; Fenollar, F.; Mediannikov, O.
Publisher
BioMed Central Ltd, London, UK
Citation
Parasites and Vectors, 2017, 10, 302, pp (23 June 2017)
AbstractFull Text

A cross-sectional study was conducted by preparing and administering a questionnaire to veterinary officers and paraveterinary staff from Department of Animal Husbandry, Government of Rajasthan in order to determine the magnitude of different diseases in domestic animals in Rajasthan state. The...

Author(s)
Kataria, A. K.; Kataria, N.; Rajneesh; Pachaury, R.; Gahlot, A. K.
Publisher
Veterinary Practitioner, c/o Dr. A. K. Gahlot, Bikaner, India
Citation
Veterinary Practitioner, 2013, 14, 1, pp 159-163
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
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Keds and Louse flies (Diptera: Hippoboscidae).

This chapter covers the taxonomy, morphology, life cycle, behaviour, biology, medical and veterinary importance, prevention and control of keds and louse flies (Hippoboscidae). Focus is given on Melophagus ovinus, the sheep ked, and Hippobosca spp. and Lipoptena spp., which parasitize other animals.

Author(s)
Russell, R. C.; Otranto, D.; Wall, R. L.
ISBN
2013 CABI (H ISBN 9781780640372)
Type
Book chapter
AbstractFull Text

Background: A survey on tick species composition was carried out in Golestan Province Iran during year 2010-2011. The aim was to determine tick species parasitizing domestic ruminants and their seasonal population dynamics. Methods: A total of 124 sheep, 92 goats, 84 cattle, 74 camels and 12 horses ...

Author(s)
Sofizadeh, A.; Telmadarraiy, Z.; Rahnama, A.; Gorganli-Davaji, A.; Hosseini-Chegeni, A.
Publisher
Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
Citation
Journal of Arthropod-Borne Diseases, 2014, 8, 1, pp 108-116
Abstract

The study was conducted in Veterinary Hospitals in Khartoum state in order to determine the clinical cases in different animal species. Many Bovine diseases were diagnosed in different Veterinary Hospitals in Khartoum State from 2010 to 2012. A total of (204) cases were recorded all over the state...

Author(s)
Abusara, A. M.; Abdelgadir, A. E.
Publisher
Academic Journals, Nairobi, Kenya
Citation
Journal of Veterinary Medicine and Animal Health, 2014, 6, 1, pp 34-43

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