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Author Williams, Ralph E

Title Veterinary Entomology : Livestock and Companion Animals
Published Hoboken : Taylor and Francis, 2009
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Description 1 online resource (378 pages)
Contents Front cover; DEDICATION; CONTENTS; LIST OF ILLUSTRATIONS; PREFACE; ACKNOWLEDGMENTS; INTRODUCTION; THE AUTHOR; Chapter 1. IMPORTANCE OF ARTHROPODS; Chapter 2. PRINCIPLES OF ARTHROPOD MANAGEMENT; Chapter 3. FILES (DIPTERA); Chapter 4. MYIASIS; Chapter 5. LICE (ORDER PHTHIRAPTERA; Chapter 6. FLEAS (ORDER SIPHONAPTERA); Chapter 7. MITES; Chapter 8. TICKS; Chapter 9. OTHRE ARTHROPOD GROUPS OF VETERINARY IMPORTANCE; Chapter 10. MANAGEMENT OF CATTLE PESTS (RANGE, CONFINEMENT, DAIRY); Chapter 11. MANAGEMENT OFSWINE PESTS; Chapter 12. MANAGEMENT OF SHEEP AND GOAT PESTS
Chapter 13. MANAGEMENT OF POULTRY PESTSChapter 14. MANAGEMENT OF EQUINE PESTS; Chapter 15. MANAGEMENT OF PET PESTS; INDEX; Back cover
Summary Livestock production systems and some husbandry practices are prone to producing veterinary important entomological concerns. In addition, various arthropod-borne diseases--such as West Nile and some types of encephalitis--can affect both humans and animals. To circumvent these problems successfully, a solid understanding of veterinary entomology should be the foundation of comprehensive animal-health programs and production management practices. Veterinary Entomology: Livestock and Companion Animals is a comprehensive guide to the recognition, biology, importance, and control of insects and rel
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Subject Veterinary entomology.
Insect pests -- Control.
Livestock -- Parasites.
Domestic animals -- Parasites.
Insect Control
Domestic animals -- Parasites.
Insect pests -- Control.
Livestock -- Parasites.
Veterinary entomology.
Genre/Form Electronic book
Form Electronic book
ISBN 9781439883198
143988319X