Bovine babesiosis

Last Modified: Tue, 29 Oct 2019 14:47:24 GMT
Disease name Bovine babesiosis
Animal Health Law Category if applicable N/A
Species affected Bovine
Description Babesiosis is a tick-borne disease of cattle caused by the protozoan parasites Babesia bovis, B. bigemina, B. divergens and others.
Status in Ireland Present
Date of Last known case of disease in Ireland Not applicable
DAFM Division Responsible RVL Division
Contact Mícheál Casey SSRO
Link to relevant external website
Notifiable in Ireland No
OIE Listed Yes
OIE Link