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Parasites and vector-borne diseases disseminated by rehomed dogs

Ian Wright, Frans Jongejan, Mary Marcondes, Andrew Peregrine, Gad Baneth, Patrick Bourdeau, Dwight D Bowman, Edward B Breitschwerdt, Gioia Capelli, Luis Cardoso, Filipe Dantas-Torres, Michael J Day, Gerhard Dobler, Lluis Ferrer, Luigi Gradoni, Peter Irwin, Volkhard AJ Kempf, Barbara Kohn, Friederike Kraemer, Michael Lappin Show all

Parasites and Vectors | BMC | Published : 2020

Abstract

The Companion Vector-Borne Diseases (CVBD) World Forum is a working group of leading international experts who meet annually to evaluate current scientific findings and future trends concerning the distribution, pathogenesis, clinical presentation, diagnosis and prevention of vector-borne infections of dogs and cats. At the 14th Symposium of the CVBD World Forum in Trieste, Italy (March 25-28, 2019), we identified the need to (i) bring attention to the potential spread of parasites and vectors with relocated dogs, and (ii) provide advice to the veterinary profession regarding the importance of surveillance and treatment for parasites and vector-borne infections when rehoming dogs. This lette..

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Grants

Awarded by CNPq (Bolsa de Produtividade)


Awarded by Bayer Animal Health (TransMIT)


Awarded by Fundacao para a Ciencia e a Tecnologia/Ministerio da Ciencia, Tecnologia e Ensino Superior


Funding Acknowledgements

FD-T received a research fellowship from CNPq (Bolsa de Produtividade; grant no. 313118/2018-3). FK is working in a project funded by Bayer Animal Health (TransMIT; Z 2079), which is now part of Elanco, at TransMIT GmbH, Germany. CM has the support of the Fundacao para a Ciencia e a Tecnologia/Ministerio da Ciencia, Tecnologia e Ensino Superior (Investigator Starting Grant IF/01302/2015).