Passive surveillance for ticks on horses in Saskatchewan

TitlePassive surveillance for ticks on horses in Saskatchewan
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication2015
AuthorsSchvartz G, Epp T, Burgess HJ, Chilton, NB, Armstrong JS, Lohmann KL
JournalThe Canadian Veterinary Journal
Volume56
Start Page486
Issue5
Date Published05/2015
Keywordsdemacentor, horse, saskatchewan, ticks
Abstract

Passive surveillance of ticks on horses in Saskatchewan revealed that the horses were parasitized by 3 species, Dermacentor albipictus, D. andersoni, and D. variabilis. The nymphs and adults of D. albipictus occurred on horses earlier in the year than did adults of the 2 other species.

URLhttp://europepmc.org/abstract/MED/25969582