Herbal dewormer fails to control gastrointestinal nematodes in goats.

  title={Herbal dewormer fails to control gastrointestinal nematodes in goats.},
  author={Joan M Detry Burke and Amy Stuart Wells and Polly Casey and Ray M. Kaplan},
  journal={Veterinary parasitology},
  volume={160 1-2},
Gastrointestinal nematode (GIN) parasitism is the most important disease of small ruminants. Control is usually based on the use of chemical anthelmintics (dewormers); but these are prohibited from use in organic livestock, and the effectiveness of chemical anthelmintics in conventional operations is limited by high levels of anthelmintic resistance. Consequently, herbal dewormers are increasing in popularity as an alternative to chemical dewormers for GIN control. However, the effectiveness of… CONTINUE READING


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