Hematology, intestinal parasites, and selected disease antibodies from a population of bobcats (Felis rufus) in central Arkansas.

@article{Heidt1988HematologyIP,
  title={Hematology, intestinal parasites, and selected disease antibodies from a population of bobcats (Felis rufus) in central Arkansas.},
  author={G A Heidt and Rudy Rucker and Michael Ian Lawrence Kennedy and M E Baeyens},
  journal={Journal of wildlife diseases},
  year={1988},
  volume={24 1},
  pages={180-3}
}
Eight bobcats with adjoining or overlapping home ranges were examined. Hematological values were within previously reported ranges. Six bobcats demonstrated antibody titers to Toxoplasma gondii. Isospora spp., Taenia taeniaeformis, Spirometra mansoides, Physoloptera rara, Toxocara cati, Strongyloides spp., Trichurus spp., Capillaria spp., and Ancyclostoma spp. were found also in the animals examined. The mean number of parasite species per host was 4.1. All bobcats tested negative for serum… CONTINUE READING
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