Studies on the epidemiology of trypanosomiasis in sheep and goats in Kenya

@article{Griffin1979StudiesOT,
  title={Studies on the epidemiology of trypanosomiasis in sheep and goats in Kenya},
  author={Linus Griffin and Edward Wilson Allonby},
  journal={Tropical Animal Health and Production},
  year={1979},
  volume={11},
  pages={133-142}
}
The epidemiology of trypanosomiasis in a tsetse-infested range area of Kenya was studied for 2 years in various breeds of sheep and goats. Observations, including infection rates, PCV, temperature and weight loss indicated that the exotic breeds were more susceptible to natural trypanosomal infection than the indigenous breeds and that the infection may be severely debilitating and in many cases fatal. Observations of tsetse numbers and rainfall in the grazing area during the first year showed… CONTINUE READING
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