Combating Intestinal Parasites


By Terri Queck-Matzie, American Sheep Industry News

Intestinal parasites don’t just plague sheep and goats in the warm, humid southern states. “It’s a problem anywhere sheep are grass fed,” says Katherine Petersson, Associate Professor of Animal and Veterinary Science at the University of Rhode Island. “Here in the northeast, parasites aren’t as much a problem as in the south, but we’re still losing animals and losing productivity.”



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