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The present study was conducted to determine the prevalence and distribution of gastrointestinal helminths, to detect the presence of anthelmintic resistance in livestock from small-scale farms and to determine the level of helminthosis awareness among small-scale farmers in Gauteng Province, South ...

Author(s)
Tsotetsi, A. M.; Njiro, S.; Katsande, T. C.; Moyo, G.; Baloyi, F.; Mpofu, J.
Publisher
Springer, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Tropical Animal Health and Production, 2013, 45, 3, pp 751-761
AbstractFull Text

This paper covers the different methods of controlling helminthoses in cattle, sheep and goats, with emphasis on the sustainability of these methods. The use of anthelmintics, development of anthelmintic resistance, responsible use of anthelmintics, integrated parasite management approach,...

Author(s)
Sabu, L.
Publisher
Indian Veterinary Association, Kerala, Thiruvananthapuram, India
Citation
Journal of Indian Veterinary Association, Kerala (JIVA), 2012, 10, 2, pp 72-75
Abstract

A questionnaire survey of 315 cattle owners from the rural districts of KwaZulu-Natal was carried out. The aim of the survey was to improve our understanding of local farmers' perceptions and practices of animal disease prevention and control and to establish the extent of their relationship with...

Author(s)
Hesterberg, U. W.; Bagnall, R.; Perrett, K.; Horner, R.; Gummow, B.
Publisher
South African Veterinary Association, Pretoria, South Africa
Citation
Journal of the South African Veterinary Association, 2007, 78, 4, pp 205-208
Abstract

The objective of the study was to determine monthly changes in body condition scores, body weights and on the prevalence of internal parasites in Nguni, Bonsmara and Angus steers raised on sweetveld. Body condition scores (BCS), body weights (BW), packed cell volume (PCV) and monthly faecal egg...

Author(s)
Ndlovu, T.; Chimonyo, M.; Muchenje, V.
Publisher
Springer, Dordrecht, Netherlands
Citation
Tropical Animal Health and Production, 2009, 41, 7, pp 1169-1177
Abstract

Spirocerca lupi (Spirurida: Spirocercidae) is a cosmopolitan parasite, principally of domestic dogs and dung beetles are its main intermediate hosts. In South Africa there has recently been growing concern over the upsurge of reported cases of clinical spirocercosis in dogs, while little is known...

Author(s)
Toit, C. A. du; Scholtz, C. H.; Hyman, W. B.
Publisher
Onderstepoort Veterinary Institute, Onderstepoort, South Africa
Citation
Onderstepoort Journal of Veterinary Research, 2008, 75, 4, pp 315-321
Abstract

Worm anthelmintic resistance is in its final phase, where nothing remains with which to control worms at a level commensurate to the profitable animal production. In Brazil, for instance, moxidectin alone or in combination with other compound(s) has failed in numerous cases in sheep and goats, and...

Author(s)
Wyk, J. A. van
Publisher
New Zealand Society of Animal Production, Hamilton, New Zealand
Citation
Proceedings of the New Zealand Society of Animal Production, 2006, 66, pp 4-13
Abstract

The purpose of the study was to record and determine intensities, seasonal incidence and distribution of helminth parasites of veterinary importance that occur in cattle, sheep and goats in the northeastern Free State. The study was conducted at Harrismith and Kestell and in Qwa-Qwa from March 2000 ...

Author(s)
Tsotetsi, A. M.; Mbati, P. A.
Publisher
South African Veterinary Association, Pretoria, South Africa
Citation
Journal of the South African Veterinary Association, 2003, 74, 2, pp 45-48
Abstract

Successive pairs of approximately 4-month-old Friesland bull calves, raised under worm-free conditions, were exposed to helminth infection for 14 days on dry-land Kikuyu grass pastures at 28-day to monthly intervals, on a coastal farm in a non-seasonal rainfall region of the Eastern Cape Province....

Author(s)
Horak, I. G.; Evans, U.; Purnell, R. E.
Publisher
Onderstepoort Veterinary Institute, Onderstepoort, South Africa
Citation
Onderstepoort Journal of Veterinary Research, 2004, 71, 4, pp 291-306
Abstract

Author(s)
Wyk, J. A. van
Publisher
Onderstepoort Veterinary Institute, Onderstepoort, South Africa
Citation
Onderstepoort Journal of Veterinary Research, 2001, 68, 1, pp 55-67
Abstract

Purpose of review: The purpose of this review is to illustrate where drug resistance in parasitic nematodes has become a major problem. The mechanisms underlying anthelmintic resistance, the possible reasons for the development of anthelmintic resistance, and recommendations to minimize the further ...

Author(s)
Kaminsky, R.
Publisher
Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, Hagerstown, USA
Citation
Current Opinion in Infectious Diseases, 2003, 16, 6, pp 559-564

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