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Transhumance is defined as 'seasonal moving of livestock to regions of different climate'. It is an integral part of livestock production in many parts of the world and takes several forms including moving of livestock from lowland to mountainous pastures or from dry to humid areas. The impact of...

Eckert, J.; Hertzberg, H.
Veterinary Parasitology, 1994, 54, 1/3, pp 103-125

A survey conducted at the Jeddah abattoir every month from 1983-1984 demonstrated higher incidences of parasitic diseases in imported as opposed to indigenous livestock (sheep, cattle and camels). Helminthic infections were fascioliasis, echinococcosis, cysticercosis, onchocerciasis (caused by ...

Ghandour, A. M.
Pro Entomologia, Basle, Switzerland
Fauna of Saudi Arabia, Vol. 9, 1988, pp 468-477