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Treatment of small lungworm infestation in sheep by using moxidectin
The use of moxidectin (MXD) in the treatment of small lungworm infestation (Cystocaulus ocreatus, Muellerius capillaris, Neostrongylus linearis and Protostronglylus rufescens) in sheep, was evaluated. Twenty-one sheep ...
Interactions between parasitic infections and reproductive efficiency in sheep
This review article summarises the many reports in the literature, confirming that, in sheep, parasitic infections can adversely affect reproductive efficiency; examples, which refer to all parts of the reproductive cycle ...
The effect of repeated follicular aspiration on the onset of puberty and growth rate of winter- or autumn-born lambs
The effects of follicular aspiration for oocyte retrieval on the attainment of puberty and growth rate were studied in winter-born (9 treated and 6 control) and autumn-born (5 treated and 5 control) ewe lambs. In the treated ...
Bacteriological and epidemiological findings during examination of the uterine content of ewes with retention of fetal membranes
We included 92 pairs of ewes with or without retention of fetal membranes in a cohort study of 25 flocks in Southern Greece. We obtained two uterine content samples under aseptic conditions, by introducing a swab into the ...
Myiasis in a dog shelter in Greece: Epidemiological and clinical features and therapeutic considerations
The paper describes features of myiasis in a cohort of 163 dogs in an animal shelter, monitored over 3.5 years (4 fly activity seasons). Seven dogs (4 males, 3 females) were presented with myiasis; two dogs were presented ...
Progesterone concentration as an indicator of ovarian response to superovulation in Chios ewes
We investigated the prediction of the ovarian response to superovulation using progesterone (P-4) determination in Chios ewes. During the estrus period, estrus synchronization and multiple ovulations were induced in 100 ...