Journal of Parasitic Diseases

, Volume 37, Issue 2, pp 151–157 | Cite as

Internal parasite management in grazing livestock

  • Niranjan Kumar
  • Thakur Krishan Shankar Rao
  • Anju Varghese
  • Veer Singh Rathor
Review Article

Abstract

It is a challenging task to control internal parasites in grazing livestock even by applying multi label and multi directional approach. It is impossible to draw general recommendations to control parasitic diseases due to varied geo-climatic conditions and methods adopted for rearing the livestock in the country like India. In view of increasing incidence of anti-parasitic drug resistance in animals, there is an urgent need to design sustainable parasite control strategy which must include on the host as well as off the host control measures to harvest the maximum productivity from the animal for an indefinite period.

Keywords

Parasites Livestock Grazing Management 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Niranjan Kumar
    • 1
  • Thakur Krishan Shankar Rao
    • 2
  • Anju Varghese
    • 1
  • Veer Singh Rathor
    • 3
  1. 1.Department of ParasitologyVanbandhu College of Veterinary Science & A.H., NAUNavsariIndia
  2. 2.Department of LPMVanbandhu College of Veterinary Science & A.H., NAUNavsariIndia
  3. 3.Department of ParasitologyCollege of Veterinary Science & A.H., DantiwadaPalanpurIndia

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