Received: 16 June 2020
Accepted: 22 December 2020
First Online: 25 January 2021
Ethics approval and consent to participate
: The study was according to the guidelines of the ethical committee of the faculty of veterinary medicine, Cairo University. (Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee), Vet CU. IACUC (VetCU1022019070).We had been given oral consent from the owners of the animals as we had just taken ticks and blood samples.
: Not applicable.
: The authors declare that they have no competing interests.