Establishment of the cat flea (Ctenocephalides felis felis) on the ferret (Mustela putorius furo) and its control with imidacloprid. 2001. Hutchinson, M.J.; Jacobs, D.E.; Mendke, N. Medical and Veterinary Entomology, Jun. 2001, v. 15 (2), p. 212-214. ISSN: 0269-283X.

            NAL call no: RA639.M44

            Descriptors: pest assessment, control, management, pesticides.


Treating ectoparasites in rabbits and ferrets. 2001. Rosenthal. K.L. Veterinary Practice News, 2001, v. 13 (3), p. 42-43. ISSN: 1528-6398.

            Descriptors: drug therapy, ectoparasites, treatment, ectoparasiticides.


Biliary coccidiosis in a ferret (Mustela putorius furo). 1996. Williams, B.H.; Chimes, M.J.; Gardiner, C.H. Veterinary Pathology, Jul. 1996, v. 33 (4), p. 437-439. ref. ISSN: 0300-9858.

            NAL call no: 41.8 P27

            Descriptors: ferrets, coccidiosis, eimeria, bile ducts, gall bladder.


Coinfection with intracellular Desulfovibrio species and coccidia in ferrets with proliferative bowel disease. 1996. Li, X.; Pang, J.; Fox, J.G. Laboratory Animal Science, Oct. 1996, v. 46 (5), p. 569-571. ISSN: 0023-6764.

            NAL call no: 410.9 P94

            Descriptors: Coccidiosis complications, colitis microbiology, colon pathology.


Demodicosis in ferrets (Mustela putorius furo). 1996. Noli, C.; Horst, H.H.A. vander; Willemse, T.; Van der Horst, H.H.A. Veterinary Quarterly, Mar.1996, v. 18 (1), p. 28-31. ref. ISSN: 0165-2176.

            NAL call no: SF601 V46

            Descriptors: treatment, alopecia, pruritus, diagnosis, ectoparasites, chemical control.


Ectoparasites of ferrets and rabits. 1996. Morrisey, J.K. Exotic Pet Practice, 1996, v. 1 (10), p. 1-2. ref.

            Descriptors: ectoparasites, rabbits, ferrets, diseases.


Flea control in ferrets. 1996. Oxenham, M. Veterinary Record, 1996, v. 138 (1 5), p. 372. ISSN: 0042-4900.

            NAL call no: 41.8 V641

            Descriptors: ectoparasites, insecticides, drug therapy, diazinon, control.


Filaroides infections in wild ferrets (Mustela putorius furo) and stoats (Mustela erminea). 1996. McKenna, P.B.; Cooke, M.M.; Harper, P.R. New Zealand Veterinary Journal, 1996, v. 44 (5), p. 203. ref. ISSN: 0048-0169.

            NAL call no: 41.8 N483

            Descriptors: infections, parasites, helminths, wild ferrets, stoats.


Neural integration of jejunal motility and ion transport in nematode-infected ferrets. 1996. Greenwood, B.; Palmer, J.M. American Journal of Physiology, Jul. 1996, v. 271 (1 Pt. 1), p. G48-G55. ref. ISSN: 0002-9513.

            NAL call no: 447.8 Am3

            Descriptors: ferrets, nematode infection, jejunal motility.


Fatal cryptosporidiosis in ferrets (Mustela putorius furo): A morphopathologic study. 1995. Gomez, Villamandos J.C.; Carrasco, L.; Mozos, E.; Hervas, J. Journal of Zoo and Wildlife Medicine, 1995, v. 26 (4), p. 539-544. ref. ISSN: 1042-7260.

            NAL call no: SF601 J6

            Descriptors: animal diseases, cryptosporidiosis, faeces, oocysts, hisotpathology.


Radiographic and angiographic evaluations of ferrets experimentally infected with Dirofilaria immitis. 1995. Supakorndej, P.; Lewis, R.E.; McCall, J.W.; Dzimianski, M.T.; Holmes, R.A. Veterinary Radiology and Ultrasound, Jan./Feb. 1995, v. 36 (1), p. 23-29. ref. ISSN: 1058-8183.

            NAL call no: SF757.8.A4

            Descriptors: ferrets, dirofilaria immitis, experimental infection, heart, lungs.


Early migration and development of Dirofilaria immitis in the ferret, Mustela putorius furo. 1994. Supakorndej, P.; McCall, J.W.; Jun, J. Journal of Parasitology, Apr. 1994, v. 80 (2), p. 237-244. ref. ISSN: 0022-3395.

            NAL call no: 448.8 J824

            Descriptors: ferrets, parasite migration, biological development, developmental stages.


Intracellular Campylobacter-like organism from ferrets and hamsters with proliferative bowel disease is a Desulfovibro sp. 1994. Fox, J.G.; Dewhirst, F.E.; Fraser, G.J.; Paster, B.J.; Shames, B.; Murphy, J.C. Journal of Clinical Microbiology, 1994, v. 32 (5), p. 1229-1237. ref. ISSN: 0095-1137.

            NAL call no:QR46.J6

            Descriptors: bacterial diseases, diagnosis, pathogenesis, ribosomal RNA.


Parasites of domesticated pet ferrets. 1994. Bell, J.A. The Compendium on Continuing Education for the Practicing Veterinarian, May, 1994, v. 16 (5), p. 617-622. ref. ISSN: 0193-1903.

            NAL call no: SF601.C66

            Descriptors: ferrets, parasitoses, ectoparasites, drug therapy, anthelmintics.


Resistance and diseases in Brugia malayi infection of ferrets following prior infection, injection of attenuated infective larvae and injections of larval extracts. 1994. Crandall, R.; Crandall, C.; Nayar, J.; Doyle, T. Parasite Immunology, 1994, v. 16 (8), p. 425-433. ref. ISSN: 0141-9838.

            NAL call no: RC119.7 P4

            Descriptors: experimental infections, immunization, live vaccines, parasites.


Enteric coccidiosis in a ferret. 1993. Blankenship, Paris T.L.; Chang, J.; Bagnell, C.R. Laboratory Animal Science, 1993, v. 43 (4), p. 361-363. ref. ISSN: 0023-6764.

            NAL call no: 410.9 P94

            Descriptors: laboratory animals, pathology, parasites.


Biology, diagnosis, and prevention of heartworm infection in ferrets. 1992. Supakorndej, P.; McCall, J.W.; Lewis, R.E.; Rowan, S.J.; Mansour, A.E.; Holmes, R.A. Proceedings of the Heartworm Symposium, 92, Austin, TX. Mar. 27-29, 1992/ Heartworm Symposium, Batavia, IL, 1992, p. 59-69. ref. ISBN: 1878353292.

            NAL call no: SF986.H4H43 1992

            Descriptors: dirofilaria immitis, host, polecats, diagnosis, prevention.


MR lymphography with iron oxide compound AMI-227: Studies in ferrets with filariasis. 1992. Tanoura, T.; Bernas, M.; Darkazanli, A.; Elam, E.; Unger, E.; Witte, M.H.; Green, A. American Journal of Roentgenology, 1992, v. 159 (4), p. 875-881. ref. ISSN: 0361-803X.

            NAL call no: 448.8 AM391

            Descriptors: lymph nodes. radiography, disease models, filariasis, parasites.


Spinal dracunculiasis in an experimentally infected ferret. 1991. Broderson, J.R.; Eberhard, M.L.; Welch, B.G.; Bandt, F.H. Laboratory Animal Science, Apr. 1991, v. 41 (2), p. 180-182. ref. ISSN: 0023-6764.

            NAL call no: 410.9 P94

            Descriptors: ferrets, dracunculus insignis, disease models, spinal cord.


Parasitic Diseases. 1988. Fox, J.G. Biology and Disease of the Ferret, James G. Fox, (ed.) 1988, Lea & Febiger, Philadelphia. P. 235-247. ill. ref. ISBN: 0812111397.

            NAL call no: SF407.F39B56

            Descriptors: ferrets, parasitoses, protozoal infections, helminths, diagnosis, treatment.


Pedal Sarcoptes scabiei infestation in ferrets (Mustela putorius furo). 1987. Phillips, P.H.; O’Callaghan, M.G.; Moore, E.; Baird, R.M. Australian Veterinary Journal, Sept. 1987, v. 64 (9), p. 289-290. ill. ref. ISSN: 0005-0423.

            NAL call no: 41.8 AU72

            Descriptors: ferrets, sarcoptes scabiei, feet, alopecia, treatment.




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