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Background: Theileria orientalis infection causes a clinical syndrome in cattle characterised by weakness, reluctance to walk, anaemia, jaundice and death in peri-parturient cows and young calves, referred to as bovine anaemia caused by Theileria orientalis group (BATOG). Abortions in pregnant cows ...

Author(s)
Forshaw, D.; Alex, S. M.; Palmer, D. G.; Cotter, J.; Roberts, W. D.; Jenkins, C.; Hair, S.
Publisher
Wiley, Melbourne, Australia
Citation
Australian Veterinary Journal, 2020, 98, 7, pp 290-297
Abstract

In order to investigate the infection dynamics of Cryptosporidium bovis and C. ryanae, a two-year prospective cohort study was performed on a dairy farm known to be free of C. parvum. Sixteen calves were recruited when newborn. Faecal samples were collected weekly until calves were nine weeks old,...

Author(s)
Åberg, M.; Emanuelson, U.; Troell, K.; Björkman, C.
Publisher
Elsevier, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Veterinary Parasitology: Regional Studies and Reports, 2020, 20,
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Background: Abortion is a major source of economic losses in cattle breeding. Abortion occurs due to a wide range of causes, but infections are the most frequently diagnosed. However, establishing an aetiological diagnosis remains challenging due to the large variety of bacteria, protozoa, viruses, ...

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Wolf-Jäckel, G. A.; Hansen, M. S.; Larsen, G.; Holm, E.; Agerholm, J. S.; Jensen, T. K.
Publisher
BioMed Central Ltd, London, UK
Citation
Acta Veterinaria Scandinavica, 2020, 62, 1, pp (03 January 2020)
Abstract

Ostertagia (O.) ostertagi is a common cattle parasite that can be found on all cattle farms where animals have access to pastures. To evaluate the presence of anti-O. ostertagi antibodies in cattle herds, bulk tank milk (BTM) samples were evaluated using a commercial ELISA test (SVANOVIR® O....

Author(s)
Płoneczka-Janeczko, K.; Piekarska, J.; Sarkunas, M.; Malakauskas, A.; Nagas, T.; Gamian, A.; Rypuła, K.
Publisher
Schlütersche Verlagsgesellschaft GmbH & Co. KG, Hannover, Germany
Citation
Berliner und Münchener Tierärztliche Wochenschrift, 2019, 132, 9/10, pp 472-475
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A control strategy against Fasciola hepatica infection based on selective treatment of non-lactating animals was evaluated in four Swedish dairy herds. The study was conducted over the course of two consecutive seasons in moderately to highly F. hepatica infected herds with robotic milking, where...

Author(s)
Novobilský, A.; Rustas, B. O.; Grandi, G.; Högberg, N.; Höglund, J.
Publisher
Elsevier B.V., Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Veterinary Parasitology, 2020, 283,
Abstract

Babesiosis is a severe disease in cattle worldwide. In Europe, the main causative agent of bovine babesiosis is Babesia divergens. In some areas, this species is reported to have declined or even disappeared, and its etiological role overtaken by other piroplasmid species. Moreover, co-infection...

Author(s)
Andersson, M. O.; Víchová, B.; Tolf, C.; Krzyzanowska, S.; Waldenström, J.; Karlsson, M. E.
Publisher
Elsevier GmbH, München, Germany
Citation
Ticks and Tick-borne Diseases, 2017, 8, 6, pp 933-935
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Over a period of less than four weeks, 50 human cases of cryptosporidiosis were reported from a relatively small geographical area in Sweden. All cases were associated with visits to cattle spring pasture events at two farms (referred to as Farm A and B). Epidemiological and microbiological...

Author(s)
Alsmark, C.; Nolskog, P.; Angervall, A. L.; Toepfer, M.; Winiecka-Krusnell, J.; Bouwmeester, J.; Bjelkmar, P.; Troell, K.; Lahti, E.; Beser, J.
Publisher
Elsevier, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Veterinary Parasitology: Regional Studies and Reports, 2018, 14, pp 71-74
Abstract

Organic ruminant production is expanding in the EU, but parasite management remains a constant challenge. Mandatory outdoor access for all age groups can increase exposure to pasture borne parasites, whilst restrictions in the prophylactic use of anthelmintics can limit parasite control. The...

Author(s)
Takeuchi-Storm, N.; Moakes, S.; Thüer, S.; Grovermann, C.; Verwer, C.; Verkaik, J.; Knubben-Schweizer, G.; Höglund, J.; Petkevičius, S.; Thamsborg, S.; Werne, S.
Publisher
Elsevier, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Veterinary Parasitology: Regional Studies and Reports, 2019, 18, pp 100329
Abstract

Background: The prevalence of bovine fasciolosis in Denmark is increasing but appropriate guidelines for control are currently lacking. In order to help develop a control strategy for liver fluke, a risk factor study of farm management factors was conducted and the utility of bulk tank milk (BTM...

Author(s)
Takeuchi-Storm, N.; Denwood, M.; Hansen, T. V. A.; Halasa, T.; Rattenborg, E.; Boes, J.; Enemark, H. L.; Thamsborg, S. M.
Publisher
BioMed Central Ltd, London, UK
Citation
Parasites and Vectors, 2017, 10, 555, pp (9 November 2017)
Abstract

Background: Bovine fasciolosis is an economically important livestock disease in Europe, and represents a particular challenge for organic farms, where cattle are grazed extensively and the use of anthelmintic is limited. A two-year longitudinal study was conducted on two conventional and two...

Author(s)
Takeuchi-Storm, N.; Denwood, M.; Petersen, H. H.; Enemark, H. L.; Stensgaard, A. S.; Sengupta, M. E.; Beesley, N. J.; Hodgkinson, J.; Williams, D.; Thamsborg, S. M.
Publisher
BioMed Central Ltd, London, UK
Citation
Parasites and Vectors, 2018, 11, 674, pp (29 December 2018)

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