Ectoparasites of Cattle and Small Ruminants

by Roberto Cortinas, Carl J. Jones
Veterinary Clinics of North America - Food Animal Practice ()
Get full text at journal

Abstract

Arthropod ectoparasites are the most ubiquitous life forms affecting ruminant animals and commonly affect the daily activity and health status of ruminants. This article describes the phenology of several important ectoparasites of livestock and small ruminants, and delineates some general control and management strategies for protecting domestic ruminants.

Cite this document (BETA)

Readership Statistics

55 Readers on Mendeley
by Discipline
 
49% Biological Sciences
 
36% Medicine
 
2% Environmental Sciences
by Academic Status
 
15% Student (Master)
 
15% Ph.D. Student
 
11% Doctoral Student
by Country
 
2% Portugal
 
2% Australia
 
2% United Kingdom

Sign up today - FREE

Mendeley saves you time finding and organizing research. Learn more

  • All your research in one place
  • Add and import papers easily
  • Access it anywhere, anytime

Start using Mendeley in seconds!

Sign up & Download

Already have an account? Sign in