The Prevalence and Intensity of Helminth and Coccidial Infections in Dairy Cattle in Central Kenya

@article{Waruiru2000ThePA,
  title={The Prevalence and Intensity of Helminth and Coccidial Infections in Dairy Cattle in Central Kenya},
  author={R. M. Waruiru and Niels Chr Kyvsgaard and Stig Milan Thamsborg and Peter Nansen and H. O. B\ogh and William K. Munyua and Joseph Mwangi Gathuma},
  journal={Veterinary Research Communications},
  year={2000},
  volume={24},
  pages={39-53}
}
A survey of gastrointestinal parasite infections of young (<6 months old), immature (6–12 months old) and adult (>12 months old) dairy cattle on 16 farms in Kiambu District, Kenya was conducted during a dry season (September 1991 to January 1992) and during a wet season (March to July 1992). The survey was based on monthly coproparasitological examination of cohorts and worm counts in tracer calves. The effects of age, sex, farm and season on the prevalence and intensity of helminth and… CONTINUE READING

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