TAILIEUCHUNG - Prevalence of Babesia gibsoni infection in dogs of puducherry region

The current study was conducted in Teaching Veterinary Clinical Campus, RIVER, Puducherry over a period of six months to determine the prevalence of Babesia gibsoni infection among dogs. Sixty-eight dogs were suspected for B. gibsoni infection in the present study and were subjected for diagnosis using conventional and molecular techniques. Ticks were collected from the dogs with B. gibsoni infection for identification. The current study reveals that the prevalence of B. gibsoni as and all the ticks collected from B. gibsoni infected dogs were identified as Rhipicephalus sanguineus species. | Prevalence of Babesia gibsoni infection in dogs of puducherry region