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Presence of Trypanosome Species and Anemic Status of Dogs in Zuru, Nigeria
TLDR
The presence of Trypanosoma brucei group in the study area, which is of zoonotic and economic importance, is established and is significant as this is the first time that the trypanosome infection will be reported in dogs from theStudy area.
Ectoparasites and haemoparasites of chickens in sokoto, northwestern Nigeria
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The occurrence of the parasites was significantly influenced by production system being significantly higher in the free range system than the commercial system of production (p< 0.0001).
Seasonal prevalence of gastrointestinal nematodes of calves in Sokoto northwestern Nigeria
TLDR
It is concluded that the late rainy and early dry seasons are conducive for the successive perpetuation of these parasites and therefore enhances subsequent transmission to susceptible hosts.
Gastrointestinal helminths of intensively managed poultry in Kwara Central, Kwara State, Nigeria: Its diversity, prevalence, intensity, and risk factors
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Helminth infections are endemic in the study area, as 66.7% of the sampled farms were infected with one or more helminth species, and findings provide information that will assist in improving the poultry sector in Kwara State, Nigeria in general.
Occurrence of "Milk Spot" due to Scaris Suum on Liver of Pigs Slaughtered at Zuru, Nigeria
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It is concluded that ascariasis is prevalent among pigs reared in Zuru, Nigeria, apart being a management problem, it is also of an economic significant due to the liver condemnation and retarded growth that may hinders the productivity.
Blood chemistry of west African dwarf goats naturally infested with sarcoptic mange superinfected with trypanosoma brucei experimentally
Blood biochemistry was monitored in Twelve West African Dwarf goats. Eight naturally infested with mange Sarcoptes scabiei var caprae and later superinfected with Trypanosoma brucei , while the other
Babesiosis in A Four Year Old Friesian–Sokoto Gudali Crossed Bull in Sokoto, Nigeria
TLDR
Bovine babesiosis is a hemo-protozoan disease diagnosed in a four-year old heavily tick infested Friesian-SokotoGudalli crossed bull and the thin blood smear was positive for both Babesiabigemina and B. bovis.
Lice infestation on Japanese quail (Coturnix coturnix japonica) Temminck & Schlegel 1849 in Sokoto metropolis, Nigeria
TLDR
Of the 200 quails examined, only 4 were infested with lice, which constitutes the common ectoparasitism of Japanese quails in Sokoto metropolis and is a very low, with little or no observable harm.
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