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

Background: Babesia bigemina and B. bovis are two economically important hemoparasites affecting both cattle and buffaloes involved in dairy and beef production. In Colombia, although some parasitological and serological studies suggest an endemicity of these pathogens in areas under 1000 m, little ...

Author(s)
Jaimes-Dueñez, J.; Triana-Chávez, O.; Holguín-Rocha, A.; Tobon-Castaño, A.; Mejía-Jaramillo, A. M.
Publisher
BioMed Central Ltd, London, UK
Citation
Parasites and Vectors, 2018, 11, 510, pp (12 September 2018)
Abstract

Within the genus Bos indicus, the Indubrasil and Gyr breeds are more susceptible to Rhabditis bovis parasitic otitis. The Gyr breed due to its characteristics, in the colombian Caribe has been selected for milk production. The objective was to determine the prevalence of Rhabditis sp., parasitic...

Author(s)
Calderón, A.; Cardona, J.; Vargas, M.
Publisher
Universidad de Ciencias Aplicadas y Ambientales, Bogata, Colombia
Citation
Revista U.D.C.A. Actualidad & Divulgación Científica, 2016, 19, 1, pp 149-154
AbstractFull Text

The objective of the study was to determine the prevalence of gastrointestinal parasites in bovines from the department of Cesar, Colombia. Faecal samples were collected (n=862) from 27 dual-purpose cattle farms in two municipalities. The animals were stratified into three age groups: 0-12, 12-24...

Author(s)
Pinilla, J. C.; Flórez, P.; Sierra, M.; Morales, E.; Sierra, R.; Vásquez, M. C.; Tobon, J. C.; Sánchez, A.; Ortiz, D.
Publisher
Universidad Nacional Mayor de San Marcos, Lima, Peru
Citation
Revista de Investigaciones Veterinarias del Perú (RIVEP), 2018, 29, 1, pp 278-287
AbstractFull Text

The aim if this study was to determine the prevalence of Fasciola hepatica in cattle at the slaughterhouse of the municipality of Une, Cundinamarca, Colombia. Sample size was calculated based on the slaughter rate of 2013 plus 6% increase (n=142). Adult parasites were collected from the biliary...

Author(s)
Giraldo Forero, J. C.; Díaz Anaya, A. M.; Pulido Medellín, M. O.
Publisher
Universidad Nacional Mayor de San Marcos, Lima, Peru
Citation
Revista de Investigaciones Veterinarias del Perú (RIVEP), 2016, 27, 4, pp 751-757
AbstractFull Text

Background & objectives: The presence of Babesia spp. in humans, bovine cattle and ticks (the transmitting vector) has not been well characterized in Colombia. Babesia infection in humans can be overlooked due to similarity of the disease symptoms with malaria specially in the regions where malaria ...

Author(s)
González, J.; Echaide, I.; Pabón, A.; Piñeros J., J. G.; Blair, S.; Tobón-Castaño, A.
Publisher
National Institute of Malaria Research, Delhi, India
Citation
Journal of Vector Borne Diseases, 2018, 55, 3, pp 222-229
Abstract

Gastrointestinal parasites are one of the most important health problems in cattle worldwide, as they cause economic losses in the herds. Twenty-seven double purpose herds were visited to determine the prevalence of gastrointestinal parasites in cattle at the Rio de Oro and Aguachica...

Author(s)
Pinilla, J. C.; Flórez, P.; Sierra, M. T.; Morales, E.; Sierra, R.; Vásquez, M. C.; Tobon, J. C.; Sánchez, A.; Ortiz, D.
Publisher
Elsevier, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Veterinary Parasitology: Regional Studies and Reports, 2018, 12, pp 26-30
Abstract

Bovine neosporosis is a parasitic disease with worldwide distribution that causes important economic losses. Because of the limited information on the occurrence of Neospora caninum infection in Colombia, this study aimed to determine the seroprevalence and identify the risk factors associated with ...

Author(s)
Llano, H. A. B.; Guimarães, M. S.; Soares, R. M.; Polo, G.; Silva, A. C. da
Publisher
Elsevier, Oxford, UK
Citation
Veterinary and Animal Science, 2018, 6, pp 69-74
Abstract

Background: Ticks and tick-borne diseases are one of the major problems of public and animal health worldwide. Tick infestation causes economic losses in cattle farms of the Popayán plateau (Cauca, Colombia) due to costs associated with preventive management, decreased production of milk and meat,...

Author(s)
Valencia, C. E.; Appel, V. A.; Ruíz, G. A.; Salazar, H.
Publisher
Universidad de Antioquia, Medellín, Colombia
Citation
Revista Colombiana de Ciencias Pecuarias, 2017, 30, 3, pp 239-247
Abstract

Objective. To determine the serological status of bovine females for infectious bovine rhinotracheitis (IBR), bovine viral diarrhea (BVD), leucosis, Leptospira and Neospora caninum in the department of Santander, Colombia. Materials and methods. Convenience sampling was conducted on 460 cattle...

Author(s)
Vargas-Niño, A.; Vargas R., J.; Parra-Martin, J. A.; Vásquez R., M.; Góngora O., A.; Mogollón-Waltero, E.
Publisher
University of Cordoba, Monteria, Colombia
Citation
Revista MVZ Cordoba, 2018, 23, 2, pp 6671-6680
Abstract

The objective was determined the prevalence and potential risk factors associated to the excretion of Cryptosporidium spp. oocyst in Holstein cattle from dairy farms in Boyaca, Colombia. One hundred fecal samples were taken from females cattle by rectal stimulation. The excretion of Cryptosporidium ...

Author(s)
Pulido-Medellín, M. O.; Andrade-Becerra, R. J.; Rodríguez-Vivas, R. I.; Garcia-Corredor, D. J.
Publisher
Instituto Nacional de Investigaciones Forestales, Agrícolas y Pecuarias (INIFAP), Mexico City, Mexico
Citation
Revista Mexicana de Ciencias Pecuarias, 2014, 5, 3, pp 357-364

Refine Results

Sort Order
Author
Geographical Location
Item Type
Language
Organisms
Subject Topics