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The Cattle Fever Tick Eradication Program was the first parasite eradication program of veterinary importance in the United States and is considered to be one of the greatest disease eradication programs of all time. The program's utilization of pasture vacation and dipping of cattle in acaricide...

Author(s)
Lohmeyer, K. H.; May, M. A.; Thomas, D. B.; León, A. A. P. de
Publisher
Oxford University Press, Cary, USA
Citation
Journal of Medical Entomology, 2018, 55, 3, pp 515-522
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Warble flies/Old World skin bot flies (Diptera: Oestridae: Hypodermatinae).

This chapter covers the taxonomy, morphology, life cycle, behaviour, bionomics, veterinary and medical importance, prevention and control of warble flies or old world skin bot flies (Hypodermatinae). Focus is given on Hypoderma spp., which parasitize Artiodactyla, Lagomorpha, Rodentia and humans....

Author(s)
Russell, R. C.; Otranto, D.; Wall, R. L.
ISBN
2013 CABI (H ISBN 9781780640372)
Type
Book chapter
Abstract

From 1907 when the fever tick eradication campaign began until 1933, the tick eradication methods of dipping cattle in an acaricide or "pasture vacation" were enormously successful in eradicating southern cattle ticks [Rhipicephalus (Boophilus) microplus (Canestrini)], until failures began to occur ...

Author(s)
Pound, J. M.; George, J. E.; Kammlah, D. M.; Lohmeyer, K. H.; Davey, R. B.
Publisher
Entomological Society of America, Lanham, USA
Citation
Journal of Economic Entomology, 2010, 103, 2, pp 211-218
Abstract

This paper reports the occurrence of ticks on different species of free-ranging wild mammals in Emas National Park, Goiás State, Brazil. Between November 1999 and July 2008, ticks were collected from free-ranging wild mammals during 330 capture events. The tick species Amblyomma cajennense...

Author(s)
Martins, T. F.; Furtado, M. M.; Jácomo, A. T. de A.; Silveira, L.; Sollmann, R.; Tôrres, N. M.; Labruna, M. B.
Publisher
Systematic and Applied Acarology Society, London, UK
Citation
Systematic and Applied Acarology, 2011, 16, 3, pp 201-206
Abstract

One ml of a mild Theileria parva isolate was inoculated sc into each of 23 Friesian cattle, anterior to the left prescapular lymph node. The cattle developed low macroschizont parasitoses but no clinical reactions were observed. On day 35 pi, 22 of the 23 cattle were divided into 5 groups and...

Author(s)
Mbogo, S. K.; Kariuki, D. P.; Ngumi, P. N.; McHardy, N.
Citation
Veterinary Parasitology, 1996, 61, 1/2, pp 41-47
Abstract

Sera were collected from 2000 cattle, 3311 sheep and 638 goats in Iran and then examined for antibodies to Toxoplasma gondii using a latex agglutination test (LAT) and an indirect haemagglutination test (IHAT). Antibodies to T. gondii were found in 24.50% of sera from sheep and 19.25% of goat sera, ...

Author(s)
Hashemi-Fesharki, R.
Citation
Veterinary Parasitology, 1996, 61, 1/2, pp 1-3
Abstract

A longitudinal epidemiological investigation of tropical theileriosis, involving approximately 220 cross-bred cattle on 15 farms, was carried out in an endemic region of Morocco during the 1991 disease season. Data were collected on the frequency of existing infections, the size of the vector tick...

Author(s)
Flach, E. J.; Ouhelli, H.; Waddington, D.; Oudich, M.; Spooner, R. L.
Citation
Veterinary Parasitology, 1995, 59, 3/4, pp 177-188
Abstract

During May and June, 1993, 67 cattle and 22 sheep that were slaughtered in Bayburt slaughterhouse, Turkey, were examined for Sarcocystis spp. infections. Each carcass had muscle samples taken from their diaphragm, oesophagus, heart, tongue, and thigh muscles. Macroscopic cysts were not found in any ...

Author(s)
Okur, H.; Kandemir, O.; Șahin, I.
Citation
Türkiye Parazitoloji Dergisi, 1995, 19, 1, pp 113-118
Abstract

An incomplete ring of electric nets was placed around uninfected cattle and cattle infected with Trypanosoma congolense in south-eastern Kenya. The numbers of fed and unfed Glossina pallidipes caught on the nets were used to estimate the attractiveness of infected and uninfected cattle to tsetse,...

Author(s)
Baylis, M.; Nambiro, C. O.
Citation
Parasitology, 1993, 106, 4, pp 357-361
Abstract

The pharmacokinetics of diminazene in 5 female Boran cattle before and during acute and chronic phases of experimental infections with Trypanosoma congolense were investigated. A 7.0% (wt/vol) solution of diminazene aceturate (Berenil) was used in all 3 phases of the study and administrated as a...

Author(s)
Mamman, M.; Aliu, Y. O.; Peregrine, A. S.
Citation
Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy, 1993, 37, 5, pp 1050-1055

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