Day: 21 September 2021

Cough, cough; Who’s there? Lungworm in cattle

Cough, cough; Who’s there? Lungworm in cattle In recent years, there has been a significant increase in the prevalence of lungworm, (also known as parasitic bronchitis/hoose/husk), in Irish cattle herds.  Dictyocaulus viviparus, the only species of parasite responsible for lungworm in cattle, can cause quite severe disease in animals even with low numbers. This can be […]

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