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To establish the diversity and seasonality of ectoparasite infestation in client-owned dogs in Albania, 602 dogs visiting four small animal clinics in Tirana from March 2010 to April 2011 inclusive were examined for ectoparasites by full body search and total body comb. In addition, ear swab...

Author(s)
Shukullari, E.; Rapti, D.; Visser, M.; Pfister, K.; Rehbein, S.
Publisher
Springer Berlin, Heidelberg, Germany
Citation
Parasitology Research, 2017, 116, 1, pp 399-407
Abstract

A total of 200 dogs and 137 cats were examined for the presence of fleas, ticks and lice in Bishoftu, central Oromia, Ethiopia from September 2009 through April 2010. At least one ectoparasite species was found on 97% (194/200) of the dogs and 90.5% (124/137) of the cats. On dogs, fleas (...

Author(s)
Bersissa Kumsa; Yonas Abiy; Fufa Abunna
Publisher
Elsevier, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Veterinary Parasitology: Regional Studies and Reports, 2019, 15, pp 100263
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The present study was conducted to investigate the prevalence, intensity and distribution of natural infestation of ectoparasites and their species in owned dogs during the period of June to November 2017 in Karachi, Sindh, Pakistan. One hundred fifty domestic dogs (90 males, 60 females) with age...

Author(s)
Mujeeb-ur-Rahman Memon; Baloch, J. A.; Arijo, A. G.; Kachiwal, A. B.; Nida Pirzada
Publisher
Parasitology Section, Department of Zoology, Jinnah University for Women, Karachi, Pakistan
Citation
Proceedings of Parasitology, 2018, No.65, pp 19-29
Abstract

Lice are small wingless insects in the order Phthiraptera. Historically, the chewing louse Heterodoxus spiniger (Enderlein) was described from marsupials to the domestic dog (Canis lupus familiaris L.). Clinical manifestations of infestations by chewing lice are characterized by intense irritation...

Author(s)
Torres-Chable, O. M.; Baak-Baak, C. M.; Cigarroa-Toledo, N.; Zaragoza-Vera, C. V.; Arjona-Jimenez, G.; Moreno-Perez, L. G.; Medina-Perez, P.; Machain-Williams, C.; Garcia-Rejon, J. E.
Publisher
Society of Southwestern Entomologists, Dallas, USA
Citation
Southwestern Entomologist, 2017, 42, 2, pp 409-418
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BACKGROUND: Canine infestation of ectoparasites is of medical and veterinary importance worldwide and in Iran due to transmission of pathogen agents. OBJECTIVES: The present study was aimed to determine prevalence and species diversity of ectoparasites in dogs of Gilanegharb suburb of Kermanshah...

Author(s)
Mirani, F.; Yakhchali, M.; Naem, S.
Publisher
Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, University of Tehran, Tehran, Iran
Citation
Journal of Veterinary Research, 2017, 72, 1, pp Pe7-Pe14
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The presence of ectoparasites is very common in stray dogs worldwide. So far there are limited data on the spread of external parasites of dogs in Greece. Due to the potential risk of human infestation and/or transmission of zoonotic agents, knowledge of their abundance and distribution is...

Author(s)
Lefkaditis, M. A.; Athanasiou, L. V.; Ionicã, A. M.; Koukeri, S. E.; Panorias, A.; Eleftheriadis, T. G.; Boutsini, S.
Publisher
Malaysian Society of Parasitology and Tropical Medicine, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Citation
Tropical Biomedicine, 2016, 33, 2, pp 226-230
Abstract

A study was carried out to ascertain the status of ecto-parasites infesting dogs of Shimoga region. A total of 120 dogs with the history of skin problems presented to the local hospitals and local pet clinics of Shimoga region were screened for different ecto-parasites. The ticks, fleas and lice...

Author(s)
Murthy, C. M. K.; Ananda, K. J.; Adeppa, J.
Publisher
Springer, New Delhi, India
Citation
Journal of Parasitic Diseases, 2017, 41, 1, pp 167-170
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The purpose of the research is to study the effectiveness of "Neoterica Protecto 12" product as polymer tape to prevent myiasis of dogs and cats. Materials and methods. In course of the experiment, spontaneously infected dogs and cats of different ages and breeds were used. The animals were not...

Author(s)
Arisov, M. V.; Stepanova, I. A.; Semenova, N. V.; Arisova, G. B.
Publisher
All-Russian K. I. Skryabin Scientific Research Institute of Helminthology, Moscow, Russia
Citation
Rossiĭskiĭ Parazitologicheskiĭ Zhurnal, 2018, No.3, pp 76-81
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Objective of research: A study on the parasite fauna in dogs and cats of different age in the city of Vladivostok Materials and methods: 154 dogs and 81 cats from 1 month to 18 years of age were investigated in the period from December 2013 to December 2014 at the Department of Biodiversity and...

Author(s)
Moskvina, T. V.; Zheleznova, L. V.
Publisher
All-Russian K. I. Skryabin Scientific Research Institute of Helminthology, Moscow, Russia
Citation
Rossiĭskiĭ Parazitologicheskiĭ Zhurnal, 2017, No.1, pp 55-58
Abstract

One cause of pruritus in dogs is pediculosis, a disease transmitted by the high infestation of lice. We report two cases of pediculosis by Trichodectes canis in different stages of life: in a puppy dog and in an adult dog. In the first case, a female Chow Chow puppy dog, 2 months old, was presented ...

Author(s)
Martins, D. B.; Oliveira, E. Z. de; Valandro, M. A.; Franco, M.; Souza, J. de
Publisher
Springer Science + Business Media, London, UK
Citation
Comparative Clinical Pathology, 2014, 23, 5, pp 1485-1489

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