Journal of
Veterinary Medicine and Animal Health

  • Abbreviation: J. Vet. Med. Anim. Health
  • Language: English
  • ISSN: 2141-2529
  • DOI: 10.5897/JVMAH
  • Start Year: 2009
  • Published Articles: 348

Full Length Research Paper

Study on prevalence and associated risk factors of mange mite infestations in cattle in Damot Woyde District, Wolaita Zone, Southern Ethiopia

Sitotaw Kolato Koche
  • Sitotaw Kolato Koche
  • Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Hawassa University, Hawassa, Ethiopia.
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Gemechu Chala Hunderra
  • Gemechu Chala Hunderra
  • Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Hawassa University, Hawassa, Ethiopia.
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Aynalem Mandefro Getahun
  • Aynalem Mandefro Getahun
  • Samara University, College of Veterinary Medicine, Samara, Ethiopia.
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  •  Received: 21 September 2018
  •  Accepted: 25 October 2018
  •  Published: 31 December 2018

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