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In a farm from the Belgian Condroz, complete eradication of P. ovis from cattle was achieved, in 1994, 4 weeks after a single treatment with flumethrin 1% pour-on (Bayticol) at 2 mg/kg body weight. Belgian White and Blue (B.W.B.), Friesian-Holstein (F.H.) and Westphalia Red (W.R.) cattle were...

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Lonneux, J. F.; Nguyen, T. Q.; Losson, B. J.
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Annales de Médecine Vétérinaire, 1998, 142, 2, pp 139-142
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Maillard, J. C.; Maillard, N.
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Ethnozootechnie, 1998, No. 61, pp 19-36
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The biology and epidemiology of mange in cattle is reviewed with the aim of recommending measures for an eradication programme. Particular reference is given to Psoroptes ovis, the most economically important ectoparasite in Belgium. Mite populations decline during the summer. This season is...

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Lonneux, J. F.; Losson, B.
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Annales de Médecine Vétérinaire, 1996, 140, 5, pp 317...327
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Babesiosis is widespread in France in dogs, horses and cattle. B. divergens, the disease agent of bovine babesiosis is widespread in France. 2 studies were carried out in Sarthe, France, which showed that ticks appear twice a year (spring and autumn). The percentage of positive animals is...

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L'Hostis, M.
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Médecine et Maladies Infectieuses, 1998, 28, 5, Special, pp 359-362
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L'Hostis, M.; Chauvin, A.; Seegers, H.; Memeteau, S.
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Épidémiologie et Santé Animale, 1997, No. 31/32, pp 05.B.08
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Three field studies were conducted to evaluate the therapeutic efficacy of doramectin administered s.c. at a dosage of 200 µg/kg against a natural infection of Psoroptes bovis [P. ovis]. A total of 85 cattle was used. On day 0, calves in the control group (38) received an injection of saline and...

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Hendrickx, M. O.; Levasseur, G.; Saget, Y.; Gevrey, J.; Shanks, D. J.
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Bulletin des G.T.V., 1995, No. 4, pp 53-57
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Piroplasmosis or babesiosis in cattle in northern Europe is caused either by Babesia divergens, which is transmitted by the tick Ixodes ricinus, or B. major, which is transmitted by the tick Haemaphysalis punctata. B. divergens is responsible for clinical cases which are characterized by fever,...

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Baudet, M. H.
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Production Laitière Moderne, 1995, No. 247, pp 42
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In 3 different field trials, 2 trials on farms in Luxembourg (trials 1 and 2) and the other on a farm in Hainaut, Belgium, 25 cattle naturally infested with P. ovis were treated with a single dose of s.c. injected doramectin (Dectomax) at 0.2 mg/kg. 14 animals were left untreated. Skin scrapings...

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Losson, B.; Lonneux, J. F.; Roelants, B.; Keulenaer, K. I. T. de
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Annales de Médecine Vétérinaire, 1996, 140, 6, pp 439-444
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Dipping against Rhipicephalus appendiculatus, the vector of east coast fever (ECF) in Malawi, helps reduce losses caused by the disease, which vary with dipping frequency. The only cost to the farmer is the time spent on cattle handling. However, the economic impact of ECF appears limited as...

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Blanc, F.; Norman, T.; Soldan, A.; Chilombo, D.; Edelsten, M.
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Revue d'Élevage et de Médecine Vétérinaire des Pays Tropicaux, 1995, 48, 4, pp 307-314
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A survey of ticks in the area found Dermacentor spp. and Ixodes ricinus. Dermacentor spp. were the more numerous (96-100% early in the season), with Dermacentor reticulatus being more prevalent earlier in the season, and D. marginatus later. 36 calves, from 5 to 8 months of age, were placed in 6...

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Levasseur, G.
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Bulletin des G.T.V., 1997, No. 1, pp 39-47

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