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Table 2 Number of dogs infected with single or multiple tick-borne pathogens

From: Occurrence of tick-transmitted pathogens in dogs in Jos, Plateau State, Nigeria

Nature of infection  
  B. rossi B. vogeli E. canis E. ruminantium A. sp. (Omatjenne) T. equi T. sp. (sable) B/T E/A Total
Single infection 31 0 1 0 4 1 8 3 1 49
Co-infection with:           
B. rossi - 1 3 0 0 2 1 - 1 8
B. vogeli 1 - 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 1
E. canis 3 0 - 1 0 0 0 0 - 4
E. ruminantium 0 0 1 - 0 0 0 0 - 1
A. sp. (Omatjenne) 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 1 - 1
T. equi 2 0 0 0 0 - 0 - 0 2
T. sp. (sable) 1 0 0 0 0 0 - - 2 3
B/T - - 0 0 1 - - - 0 1
E/A 0 0 - - - 0 0 2 - 2
Total 38 1 5 1 5 3 9 6 4 72
  1. B. rossi = Babesia rossi; B. vogeli = Babesia vogeli; E. canis = Ehrlichia canis; E. ruminantium = Ehrlichia ruminantium; A. sp. (Omatjenne) = Anaplasma species (Omatjenne); T. equi = Theileria equi; T. sp. (sable) = Theileria species (sable); B/T = Babesia/Theileria catch-all; E/A = Ehrlichia/Anaplasma catch-all.