Prevalence of Gastrointestinal Parasites of Stray Cats : A Case Study of Two Hospitals in Sokoto Metropolis , Sokoto ,

@inproceedings{Raji2013PrevalenceOG,
  title={Prevalence of Gastrointestinal Parasites of Stray Cats : A Case Study of Two Hospitals in Sokoto Metropolis , Sokoto ,},
  author={AA Raji and Magaji and Giuseppe Bello and Mamuda},
  year={2013}
}
  • AA Raji, Magaji, +1 author Mamuda
  • Published 2013
Cats and other felines act as definitive hosts for many intestinal parasites, some of which are responsible for several zoonotic diseases, such as toxocariasis. It is caused by the ascarids of dogs and cats: Toxocara canis and Toxocara cati, respectively [6,7]. The close association between cats and humans is responsible for the high endemicity of some of these zoonotic diseases [8]. The cestodes, nematodes and acanthocephalans have been identified in the intestine of stray and pet cats in… CONTINUE READING
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