Dog Borrelia seroprevalence with human Lyme
A paper using a large data set in the US has demonstrated a link between dog Borrelia seroprevalence with human Lyme incidence https://geospatialhealth.net/index.php/gh/article/view/750. This does not mean infected dogs are a direct risk ...
Wednesday 15th May 2019
Tick Awareness Hampshire
Tick Awareness Hampshire are a new collaborative group of local authorities and organisations including the County Council, National Park Authority and Forestry Commission, working to raise awareness of the issue of tick-borne disease transmission and share information about prevention....
Wednesday 8th May 2019
Winter/Spring Parasite Forecast: Issue 8
The Winter 2018/Spring 2019 Parasite Forecast is now ready to download!
Saturday 16th February 2019
New heartworm threat to UK dogs is identified
19/10/18. A study by Mark Fox and colleagues at the University of London has found wide genetic diversity among Angiostrongylus vasorum infecting foxes. https://www.vettimes.co.uk/news/new-heartworm-threat-to-uk-dogs-is-identified/. If this ...
Tuesday 23rd October 2018
Autumn Parasite Forecast: Issue 7
The autumn Parasite Forecast is now available to download!
Thursday 18th October 2018
Special issue of the Veterinary Parasitology
ESCCAP is pleased to announce that a special issue of the Veterinary Parasitology journal containing papers prepared for the ESCCAP VBD 2016 conference is now available as an open access online journal. It features plenary sessions from the ESCCAP meeting with an editorial by Guadalupe Miró....
Friday 7th September 2018