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Table 1 Parasitological scenario in the three kennels under study: number (no.) of boxes examined and no. of boxes positive for each helminth

From: Helminth control in kennels: is the combination of milbemycin oxime and praziquantel a right choice?

Kennel No. of boxes (dogs) selected and examined at Day −30 in each kennel Hookworms Toxocara canis Trichuris vulpis Dipylidium caninum
1 100 (260) % (95% CI) 18 (48) 18.0% (11.3-27.2) 12 (30) 12.0% (6.6-20.4) 36 (90) 36.0% (26.8-46.2) 0
2 52 (164) % (95% CI) 9 (30) 17.3% (8.7-30.8) 8 (25) 15.4% (7.3-28.6) 28 (88) 53.8% (39.6-67.5) 5 (16) 9.6% (3.6-21.8)
3 98 (248) % (95% CI) 27 (69) 27.5% (19.2-37.6) 17 (44) 17.3% (10.7-26.6) 31 (80) 31.6% (22.8-41.9) 10 (26) 10.2% (5.3-18.4)
TOT 250 (672) % (95% CI) 54 (147) 21.6% (16.8-27.3) 37 (99) 14.8% (10.8-20.0) 95 (258) 38.0% (32.0-44.4) 15 (42) 6.0% (3.5-9.9)