Parasites and Parasitic Diseases of Sheep

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Sheep are more vulnerable to parasites than other kinds of livestock. This report discusses the many parasitic diseases that affect sheep either externally or internally as well as preventive measures which can be taken. Parasites discussed include lice, the sheep tick, scab mite, arthropods, tapeworms, bladderworms, flukes, and roundworms.

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53 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.

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Hall, Maurice C. (Maurice Crowther), 1881-1938 1920.

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Sheep are more vulnerable to parasites than other kinds of livestock. This report discusses the many parasitic diseases that affect sheep either externally or internally as well as preventive measures which can be taken. Parasites discussed include lice, the sheep tick, scab mite, arthropods, tapeworms, bladderworms, flukes, and roundworms.

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53 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.

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Issued December 1920.

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Hall, Maurice C. (Maurice Crowther), 1881-1938. Parasites and Parasitic Diseases of Sheep, pamphlet, 1920; Washington D.C.. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc86019/: accessed November 22, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.