By Richard Wall, David Shearer
Ectoparasites are of becoming importance in sleek veterinary drugs and an in depth realizing of the biology of those parasites is key to their acceptable therapy and regulate. The authors of this ebook have for that reason supplied a whole assessment of the biology, and behavior of arthropod ectoparasites besides the pathology and remedy of ailments in cattle and significant other animals of temperate habitats. this can be the one updated e-book to be had written particularly for practitioners and scholars of veterinary drugs, animal husbandry and utilized animal sciences. this kind of distinct quantity is key simply because in veterinary parasitology, ectoparasites comparable to the lice, mites, ticks, fleas or dipteran brokers of myiasis think a ways better prominence than in different parasitological disciplines. Ectoparasite infestation of family and better half animals, for that reason, has overt medical beneficial properties requiring a unique method of analysis and keep an eye on. This ebook has been written with this in brain. The textual content takes a special built-in technique combining either ectoparasite biology and veterinary dermatology. within the moment variation of this winning e-book (previously, entitled Veterinary Parasitology), the specific assurance of person ectoparasite species has been accelerated. up to date info of latest veterinary medications and modes of program has been incorporated and the sensible scientific relevance of the data has been reinforced.