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The contamination of urban areas by the faeces of pets in the urban areas of General Pico, Argentina


, : The contamination of urban areas by the faeces of pets in the urban areas of General Pico, Argentina. Veterinaria Argentina 14(133): 198-200

A total of 622 faecal samples (probably mainly of canine origin) were collected from 311 areas (parks and streets) in the city of General Pico. Ova of at least one helminth species were found in samples from 64.8% of the areas.

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