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The risk factors namely breed, sex of animal, housing system (wooden or concrete), different topographical locations, and exposure to acaricidals that had presumed association with tick infestation and tick burden were recorded using dichotomous questionnaire (Thrusfield, 2013).
On a global scale, about 80 percent of cattle population is at risk of tick infestation and tick- borne diseases.
Protective immunity against tick infestation in cattle vaccinated with recombinant trypsin inhibitor of Rhipicephalus microplus.
Perceptions and knowledge on ticks was influenced by gender as more males than females revealed that, tick infestation causes tick worry and reduced feed intake in cattle.
Pyrethroids are mainly used to prevent flea and tick infestation, but also to repel flying insects, especially sand flies, mosquitoes, and biting flies (Anadon et al.
Moreover, different body parts were examined and ticks were counted to determine the intensity of tick infestation in specific body parts as mentioned by Magona et al.
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All calf mortalities had measurable winter tick infestations, many were infested with lungworms and 75% of winter tick-related mortality occurred in April.
The observed differences in tick infestation on rodent species are related to a balance between the larval questing activity and the abundance of hosts according to the season of the year.
keeping grass and weeds cut short to discourage tick infestation (by allowing sunlight and heat to penetrate an area that is detrimental to tick survival) and tick transfer to a host,