May 2011
Revista Veterinaria;2011, Vol. 22 Issue 1, p20
Academic Journal
The article discusses on microbiological infections spread by dogs around the world including 60 zoonotic infections. As stated, dogs are definitive hosts for endo-parasites such as Ancylostoma caninum, Toxocara canis, Trichuris vulpis, Capillaria aerophila and Echinococcus granulosus. It states that the dog faeces contains parasites which are harmful for the people and resposible for causing public health hazards worldwide in developing countries.


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