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    The Canadian veterinary…
    1989

Review of the diseases, parasites and miscellaneous pathological conditions of North American bison.

@article{Tessaro1989ReviewOT,
  title={Review of the diseases, parasites and miscellaneous pathological conditions of North American bison.},
  author={Stacy V Tessaro},
  journal={The Canadian veterinary journal = La revue veterinaire canadienne},
  year={1989},
  volume={30 5},
  pages={
          416-22
        }
}
The involvement of veterinarians in the health management of North American bison will continue to increase, particularly in regard to the development of the bison ranching industry. More intensive management of bison will lead to greater recognition of diseases, and will raise concerns about the transmission of diseases between bison and other livestock species. This review of the infectious and noninfectious diseases of free-ranging and captive bison populations indicates that bison are… CONTINUE READING

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