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Hemoplasmas in wild canids and felids in Brazil
Exposure of Free-Ranging Wild Carnivores and Domestic Dogs to Canine Distemper Virus and Parvovirus in the Cerrado of Central Brazil
Human population growth around protected areas increases the contact between wild and domestic animals, promoting disease transmission between them. This study investigates the exposure of free-ranging wild carnivores and ...
DNA extraction from hair shafts of wild Brazilian felids and canids
Wild felids and canids are usually the main predators in the food chains where they dwell and are almost invisible to behavior and ecology researchers. Due to their grooming behavior, they tend to swallow shed hair, which ...
SEROLOGIC SURVEY FOR LEPTOSPIRA SPP. IN CAPTIVE NEOTROPICAL FELIDS IN FOZ do IGUACU, PARANA, BRAZIL
(Amer Assoc Zoo Veterinarians, 2012-06-01)
Leptospirosis is a bacterial zoonosis of worldwide distribution and is endemic in tropical countries, where rodents and other wild mammals are abundant and may act as reservoirs. Leptospirosis has become a concern in captive ...
Surveillance using serological and molecular methods for the detection of infectious agents in captive Brazilian neotropic and exotic felids
(SAGE PUBLICATIONS INCTHOUSAND OAKS, 2012)
The aim of the current study was to investigate the exposure of captive wild felids to various infectious pathogens using serological and molecular methods. One hundred and fifty-nine neotropic felids and 51 exotic felids ...
Molecular detection of viral agents in free-ranging and captive neotropical felids in Brazil
We describe molecular testing for felid alphaherpesvirus 1 (FHV-1), carnivore protoparvovirus 1 (CPPV-1), feline calicivirus (FCV), alphacoronavirus 1 (feline coronavirus [FCoV]), feline leukemia virus (FeLV), feline ...
Detecção molecular e sorológica de Ehrlichia canis e Babesia canis em felídeos selvagens brasileiros mantidos em cativeiro
(Universidade Estadual Paulista (UNESP), 2014)
Putative progressive and abortive feline leukemia virus infection outcomes in captive jaguarundis (Puma yagouaroundi)
Background: Feline leukemia virus (FeLV) is an exogenous gammaretrovirus of domestic cats (Felis catus) and some wild felids. The outcomes of FeLV infection in domestic cats vary according to host susceptibility, virus ...
Is the free-ranging jaguar (Panthera onca) a reservoir for Cytauxzoon felis in Brazil?
This study investigated the occurrence of Cytauxzoon felis and Babesia spp. in free-ranging jaguars (Panthera onca), domestic dogs (Canis lupus familiaris) and domestic cats (Felis catus) from the Cerrado, Amazon and ...