Funding for this research was provided by:
MSD Animal Health
Received: 4 January 2018
Accepted: 7 March 2018
First Online: 20 March 2018
: Ethical approval for this study was given by the University of Bristol’s Animal Welfare and Ethical Review Body with the University Investigation Number UB/17/003.
: Not applicable.
: ST and CH work for the Diagnostic Laboratories, Langford Vets, University of Bristol. The Laboratories provide a range of commercial diagnostic services including PCR and qPCR testing for A. phagocytophilum, Bartonella spp., “Candidatus Mycoplasma haemominutum”, Mycoplasma haemofelis, “Candidatus Mycoplasma turicensis” and Hepatozoon spp.
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