Gastrointestinal Parasites of Farmed White-tailed Deer (Odocoileus virginianus) in Florida

Sydney L. Cottingham, Heather D.S. Walden, Samantha M. Wisely, Juan M. Campos-Krauer
2022 EDIS  
White-tailed deer are susceptible to infection by numerous gastrointestinal parasites. Not all parasite infections cause clinical disease, but even subclinical gastrointestinal parasitism may reduce the health and productivity of infected deer. An understanding of parasite epidemiology is critical to improving captive deer health through effective parasite control strategies. This publication will serve as a guide to common parasites of farmed white-tailed deer in Florida and will provide
more » ... ers with recommendations for management of gastrointestinal parasites in farmed deer.
doi:10.32473/edis-uw498-2022 fatcat:t75f7fkl4vfwvlykqvmex6vclm