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Table 1 Presence of Neospora caninum oocysts in faecal samples of canids in Victoria, Australia

From: High seroprevalance of Neospora caninum in dogs in Victoria, Australia, compared to 20 years ago

Origin of samples Neospora-like oocysts observed in faeces Positive Nc5 qPCR on oocysts
Foxes Domestic dogs Wild dogs Total (%)
Benalla 2/51 (4%) 0/2 (0%) 1/5 (20%) 5 0/54
Gippsland 0/1 (0%) 0/8 (0%) 0/1 (0%) 0 0/3
Horsham 1/9 (11%) 11 0/3
Hume 1/6 (17%) 0/1 (0%) 14 0/6
Mansfield 4/55 (7%) 0/1 (0%) 7 0/45
Towong 7/73 (10%) 0/7 (0%) 9 0/53
Wellington 0/1 (0%) 0/2 (0%) 0/4 (0%) 0 0/6
Unknown location 2/7 (29%) 29 0/9
Total 15/188 (8%) 2/35 (6%) 1/11 (9%) 8 0/179