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Old Mar 30th 2009, 02:15 PM   #1
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  Mar 2009
  Edmonton, Alberta CANADA

Cervid: Western Canadian white-tailed deer
This Ontario Ministry of Agriculture article describes the common diseases and parasites of farmed deer and elk. The list of diseases discussed is shown below.

Bacterial Diseases
Brucella abortus

Johne's Disease


Viral Diseases
Adenovirus infections


Chronic Wasting Disease (CWD) of Deer and Elk

Epizootic Hemorrhagic Disease (EHD)


Malignant Catarrhal Fever (MFC)

Parapoxviruses of Deer
Fungal Diseases
Parasitic Diseases


Elaphostrongylus cervi

Gastrointestinal nematodes

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Old Jun 26th 2009, 07:13 AM   #2
  Jun 2009
  Muskegon, MI
How do you treat mange in a deer fawn? The little mite that gets under the folicles of their hair and they have hair loss.

I do not see this parasite listed.

Please let me know.


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Old Jun 26th 2009, 06:50 PM   #3
  Mar 2009
  Blairstown, LA
Use Lintox (sheep dosage) to treat mange.
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