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Table 2 Distribution of infection with CVBD agents according to sex, age and dog breed

From: Molecular investigation of vector-borne parasitic infections in dogs in Northeast India

Variable Total no. of dogs Total no. of CVBD-positive dogs (%) No. of positive dogs
B. gib H. can D. imm A. rec B. vog A. pla
Sex
 Male 83 44 (53) 36 30 2 3 1 3
 Female 47 24 (51) 20 20 0 0 3 1
Age (years)
 0–1 53 28 (53) 22 17 1 2 1 0
 1–5 56 23 (41) 20 20 1 0 2 2
 > 5 21 17 (81) 14 13 0 1 1 2
Breed
 Pure 67 38 (57) 8 2 2 2 4 2
 Cross 29 12 (41) 2 2 0 1 0 1
 Local 34 18 (53) 3 2 0 0 0 1
  1. Abbreviations: B. gib, B. gibsoni; H. can, H. canis, D. imm, D. immitis; A. rec, A. reconditum, B. vog, B. vogeli; A. pla, A. platys