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Preventive Measures to Control Intestinal Parasites in Grazing Young Stock

  • D. Oostendorp
  • F. H. M. Borgsteede
  • A. Kloosterman
Part of the Current Topics in Veterinary Medicine and Animal Science book series (CTVM, volume 28)

Abstract

Intestinal nematode worms are a potential danger for young stock on all cattle farms. In spite of the knowledge of the life cycles of these parasites and the availability of anthelmintics there is a considerable loss because often the disease is diagnosed and treated too late (Kloosterman et al., 1981; Michel et al., 1981). For this reason it is very important to develop preventive measures to keep the level of worm infestation on a farm at a low and harmless level.

Keywords

Intestinal Parasite Grazing Season Young Stock Larval Count Worm Infestation 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • D. Oostendorp
    • 1
  • F. H. M. Borgsteede
    • 2
  • A. Kloosterman
    • 3
  1. 1.Research and Advisory Institute for Cattle HusbandryLelystadThe Netherlands
  2. 2.Department of ParasitologyCentral Veterinary InstituteLelystadThe Netherlands
  3. 3.Department of Animal HusbandryAgricultural UniversityWageningenThe Netherlands

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