Dicle Üniversitesi Veteriner Fakültesi Dergisi, vol.10, no.2, pp.138-143, 2017 (Peer-Reviewed Journal)
This research was hold to determine the rate of the lice and flea infestations on goats in Ercis, Van Province between January and June in 2016. In the extension of the research, from 6 center 400 goats were examined from the perspective of lice and flea infestation. Totally 1322 lice and 566 fleas were gethared the goats. It was found out that from the 1322 lice, 880 (%62.78) lice were Bovicola caprae, 492 (%37.21) lice were Linognathus africanus and 566 fleas were all Ctenocephalides felis felis. It was determined that %52.5 percent of goats were infested by lice and %22.5 percent of goats were infested flea. It was figured out that collected ectoparasites significantly become a cause to lose capacity.