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Four lice species parasitize cattle. Their epidemiology is poorly understood in dairy cattle compared to beef cattle. A survey was carried out in dairy herds in Monts du Lyonnais area. In order to increase detection sensitivity, scraping samples were examined directly then with a binocular loupe....

Author(s)
Devos, J.; Jakobczyk, C.; Zenner, L.
Publisher
Société Nationale des Groupements Techniques Vétérinaires, Paris, France
Citation
Bulletin des G.T.V., 2018, No.91, pp 71-78
AbstractFull Text

An owner called for hair loss and itching in his beef herd since the last three weeks. Thirty animals were in good general conditions, with a body condition score (BCS) in line with the age and the breed (average BCS 3.5/5), ten animals showed poor coat texture and a BCS <2.5. The animals were kept into a too small area and dirty pens are with bad natural-lighting. Several fighting has been observed. Some animals were seen waiting for eating. All the animals presented itching, alopecia on head and neck. The animals looked nervous and stressed. Differential diagnosis included pediculosis, mange and parasitic gastroenteritis for animals with poor BCS. Blood, fecal and hair samples were collected in order to evaluate anemia, GI parasites and infestation. In 12/20 cattle sampled, many nuts,...

Author(s)
Bonelli, F.; Turini, L.; Sgorbini, M.; Tognetti, R.
Publisher
SIVAR - Societa Italiana Veterinari per Animali da Reddito, Cremona, Italy
Citation
Large Animal Review, 2019, 25, 2, pp 75-77
Abstract

A cross-sectional study was conducted on the major skin diseases of cattle in Hawassa city with the objectives of estimating the prevalence and assessing the effect of different risk factors in the occurrence of these skin diseases in the study area. The study was conducted with thorough physical...

Author(s)
Zekarias Fantaye; Melake, B. M.
Publisher
Academic Journals, Lagos, Nigeria
Citation
Journal of Veterinary Medicine and Animal Health, 2018, 10, 3, pp 89-95
Abstract

Occurrence of Solenopotes capillatus lice on Red Kandhari (RK) cattle from Parbhani region of India was observed. Lice were observed under stereoscopic zoom microscope and identified as Solenopotes on the basis of primary characteristics such as shape, size and colour and specific characteristics...

Author(s)
Narladkar, B. W.
Publisher
Indian Association for the Advancement of Veterinary Parasitology, Chennai, India
Citation
Journal of Veterinary Parasitology, 2017, 31, 2, pp 86-89
AbstractFull Text

Background and Aim: Lice are permanent ectoparasites, extremely specific to their hosts. Their great importance in veterinary medicine remain significant, they can cause their direct pathogenic actions like irritability, dermatitis, anemia, decreased weight gain, and milk production. The purpose of ...

Author(s)
Meguini, M. N.; Righi, S.; Zeroual, F.; Saidani, K.; Benakhla, A.
Publisher
Veterinary World, Rajkot, India
Citation
Veterinary World, 2018, 11, 3, pp 386-396
Abstract

The modern characteristics of dairy farms improved the performance of production and reproduction of cattle and buffalo herds. On the other hand, various factors including animal density, social stress and the demands of production, have facilitated the presence/persistence of some parasites such...

Author(s)
Genchi, M.; Rinaldi, L.
Publisher
Point Vétérinaire Italie s.r.l., Milano, Italy
Citation
Summa, Animali da Reddito, 2015, 10, 7, pp 9-18
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The experiment was carried out to determine the efficacy of Ivermectin (Ivomec® S/C Formulation) against gastrointestinal nematodiasis and ectoparasites including stephanofilaria on crossbred cattle, to determine the effect of drug on certain hematological parameters like hemoglobin (Hb) content,...

Author(s)
Ahammed, M.; Ali, M. A.; Ehsan, M. A.; Mostafa, M.
Publisher
Bangladesh Society for Veterinary Medicine, Mymensingh, Bangladesh
Citation
Bangladesh Journal of Veterinary Medicine, 2016, 14, 2, pp 191-197
Abstract

A total of 1600 cattle and buffaloes (800 each) were randomly examined for lice infestation and its treatment in district Toba Tek Singh (T.T. Singh), Punjab, Pakistan. Over all, infestation rate was found 32.12% (514/1600). Haematopinus eurysternus (75.87%) and Linognathus vituli (24.13%) were the ...

Author(s)
Asif Iqbal; Faisal Siddique; Mehmood, M. S.; Tayyab Zafar
Publisher
IDOSI Publications, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Citation
Global Veterinaria, 2014, 12, 2, pp 187-192
AbstractFull Text

The, prevalence rate of ringworm combined with ectoparasitic infestation, in calves aged between one to eight months was 29.85% at Cattle Research Station, Manasbal. Most of the lesions observed on the affected calves, were alopecia and or circumscribed greyish-white, crusty raised lesions. These...

Author(s)
Akhoon, Z. A.; Gupta, S. K.
Publisher
North-East Veterinarian, Guwahati, India
Citation
North-East Veterinarian, 2014, 14, 3, pp 17-18
Abstract

This article discusses the use of antiparasitic agents in cattle while under housing conditions in winter in Ireland.

Author(s)
Forbes, A.
Publisher
Veterinary Ireland, Dublin, Irish Republic
Citation
Veterinary Ireland Journal, 2014, 4, 9, pp 472...479

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