Prevalence and risk factors associated with endoparasitosis of dogs and cats in Espírito Santo, Brazil.

@article{Campos2016PrevalenceAR,
  title={Prevalence and risk factors associated with endoparasitosis of dogs and cats in Esp{\'i}rito Santo, Brazil.},
  author={Diefrey Ribeiro Campos and Luanna Castro Oliveira and Daniele Fassina de Siqueira and L{\'i}via Reisen Perin and Nayara Camatta Campos and Karina Preising Aptekmann and Isabella Vilhena Freire Martins},
  journal={Acta parasitologica},
  year={2016},
  volume={61 3},
  pages={544-8}
}
The objective of this study was to determine the prevalence and risk factors for the occurrence of endoparasitosis in dogs and cats in Espírito Santo, Brazil. For the study, 345 dogs and 160 cats were examined. Faecal samples from the animals were collected, and owners were interviewed about their handling of their animals. For the diagnosis of the infections, the Willis-Molley, simple centrifugal flotation and formalin-ether sedimentation techniques were performed. The data found in the tests… CONTINUE READING