Parasite Identification

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 Internal parasite is an important factor in animal husbandry. It is well documented that internal parasite is involved in animal losing weight. It is important that goat producers learn how to identify the various internal parasites and also learn how to control their spread

Goat producersParasites are the leading cause of disease in Goats. Some of those parasites include but not limited to; Gastrointestinal nematodes Haemonchus contortus, Ostertagiai ostertagii, and Trichostrongylus axei live in the abomasum and cause disease in sheep and goats. ,. Parasitism results in economic losses to goat producers

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