Experimental infection of calves with Haemonchus placei and Haemonchus contortus: Assessment of parasitological parameters.

The present study evaluated the viability and possible effects of Haemonchus contortus infections in experimentally prime infected calves, comparing them to infections by Haemonchus placei. Ten male Holstein newborns were used. All calves were individually weighed for subsequent group formation, in which two animals were kept as a control group, inoculated… (More)