Principles of animal health management cont'd 1
Agricultural Science S.S.S 3 First Term
Principles of animal health management cont'd
Student should be able to:
1. Explain endo and ectoparasites.
2. State the method of prevention and control of endo and ectoparasites.
Parasites of farm animals
A parasite is a living organism which depends on host animals for its nutrition either at some stages or at all stages of its life. As a result of this, it causes injury or harm to farm animals.
There are two main groups of animal parasites
1. Ectoparasites: These are parasites found living on the external parts of the body especially the skin e.g.... View More
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