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BACKGROUND: Ticks are important ectoparasites in ruminants which cause economic losses in animal husbandry of Iran and worldwide. OBJECTIVES: This study was aimed to determine geographic distribution, frequency and species diversity of hard ticks in domestic ruminants in Ilam province, Iran....

Author(s)
Ghashghaei, O.; Yakhchali, M.; Nourollahi-Fard, S. R.
Publisher
Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, University of Tehran, Tehran, Iran
Citation
Journal of Veterinary Research, 2019, 74, 3, pp Pe322-Pe329
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The present study evaluated the behavior of Rhipicephalus microplus naturally infesting Brangus cattle raised with Nellore animals in the municipality of Água Clara, state of Mato Grosso do Sul, Central Brazil. For the field experiment composed of a group with 15 Brangus animals and 15 Nellore...

Author(s)
Andreotti, R.; Barros, J. C.; Garcia, M. V.; Rodrigues, V. da S.; Higa, L. de O. S.; Duarte, P. O.; Blecha, I. M. Z.; Bonatte-Junior, P.
Publisher
Universidade Estadual de Londrina, Londrina, Brazil
Citation
Semina: Ciências Agrárias (Londrina), 2018, 39, 3, pp 1099-1113
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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...

Author(s)
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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This paper describes case of psoroptic mange in a herd consisting of 45 sheep and 15 cattle. Single species of mite, Psoroptes ovis, was identified in superficial skin scrapings, treated with 10% KOH, of all sheep and cattle. For treatment purpose, affected animals were placed in four groups (three ...

Author(s)
Zaman, M. A.; Tauseef-ur-Rehman; Abbas, R. Z.; Wasim Babar; Khan, M. N.; Riaz, M. T.; Riaz Hussain; Tasleem Ghauri; Muhammad Arif
Publisher
Faculty of Veterinary Science, University of Agriculture, Faisalabad, Pakistan
Citation
Pakistan Veterinary Journal, 2017, 37, 2, pp 233-235
Abstract

Resistance against macrocyclic lactones is emerging in Psoroptes ovis mites, the cause of psoroptic mange in sheep and cattle. Therefore, sustainable mange control approaches should be implemented to prevent or slow down resistance. To ensure a proper implementation of such approaches, it is...

Author(s)
Mingolla, C.; Hudders, L.; Vanwesenbeeck, I.; Claerebout, E.
Publisher
Elsevier B.V., Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Preventive Veterinary Medicine, 2019, 169, pp 104695
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The species composition, distribution, seasonal dynamics and indices of infection of ixodid ticks parasitizing sheep Ovis aries (L., 1758), goats Carpa aegagrus hircus (L., 1758) and cattle Bos taurus (L., 1758) in four municipalities near Maritsa River in Plovdiv Region were studied. In 2011-2016, ...

Author(s)
Arnaudov, A. D.; Arnaudov, D. Y.
Publisher
Institute of Biodiversity and Ecosystem Research, Bulgarian Academy of Sciences (IBER-BAS), Sofia, Bulgaria
Citation
Acta Zoologica Bulgarica, 2017, No.Supplementum 8, pp 221-226
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This study was carried out between May 2008 and April 2010 in the provinces of Șuhut, Iscehisar, Ihsaniye and Hocalar in order to determine the prevalence and seasonal activities of tick species in sheep, goat and cattle in Afyonkarahisar region. During the study, 1920 sheep, 1920 goats and 1920 ...

Author(s)
Eser, M.; Çİçek, H.
Publisher
Afyon Kocatepe University Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Afyonkarahisar, Turkey
Citation
Kocatepe Veterinary Journal, 2018, 11, 4, pp 385-393
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A survey was carried out to investigate the prevalence of hard tick species (Acari: Ixodidae) on cattle and sheep north of Iran. The aim of study was to determine the prevalence of hard ticks on cattle and sheep in the mountainous areas of Golestan province and their geographical distribution. A...

Author(s)
Hassan, M. A.; Raoofi, A.; Hosseini, A.; Mehrara, M. R.; Amininajafi, F.
Publisher
Springer, New Delhi, India
Citation
Journal of Parasitic Diseases, 2016, 40, 3, pp 772-773
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Assessing tick abundance on live animals is often required for management or research purposes, but tick counts on the entire body are time-consuming. In order to develop models to estimate tick abundance on the entire body of an animal by counting ticks on only one or two body parts, we counted...

Author(s)
Warwick, B. T.; Bak, E.; Baldassarre, J.; Gregg, E.; Martinez, R.; Kioko, J.; Saning'o, K.; Kiffner, C.
Publisher
Taylor & Francis, Abingdon, UK
Citation
International Journal of Acarology, 2016, 42, 1, pp 12-17
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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

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