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6.    The incidence of helminth parasites in donkeys - G. B. Shrikhande, S. G. Rewatkar, S. S. Deshmukh, D. K. Maske and Y. M. Raghorte
Vet World. 2009; 2(6): 224-224


The faeces of 82 donkeys irrespective of sex and age were collected and examined for any parasitic ova. The faecal sample of68 donkeys were infected with: Strongylus sp. (54.87%), Parascaris sp. (29.26%), Strongyloides sp. (24.39%), Trichonema sp. (15.85%), Oxyuris sp. (8.53%), Gastrodiscus sp. (8.53%), Entamoeba sp. (8.53%), Dictyocaulus sp. (3.65%), and Triodontophorus sp. (2.43%).

Keywords: Incidence, Helminth, Donkey, Faecal sample, Parasite, Ova.