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- Becher, A.M., et al. Show all 4 Authors
- Veterinary parasitology 2010 v.171 no.1-2 pp. 116-122
- horses; horse diseases; Strongylidae; pyrantel; ivermectin; moxidectin; drug therapy; ova; nematode infections; disease prevalence; epidemiological studies; Austria; Germany
- ... For 9 consecutive months (March-November 2008), faecal samples were collected monthly from 129 horses residing within 40km of Salzburg, Austria. Samples were analysed quantitatively using a modified McMaster egg counting technique. Whenever a faecal egg count (FEC) result exceeded 250eggs per gram (EPG), the horse was treated with pyrantel, ivermectin or moxidectin. In 52 of 129 horses (40.3%), no ...