Funding for this research was provided by:
German Academic Exchange Service London (BA_A/12/ 97080)
Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft (RE 1536/2-1)
joint RiSC program of the State Ministry of Science, Research and Arts Baden Württemberg and the University of Tübingen (4041002616)
Bayer Corporation (F-2013BS522)
Text and Data Mining valid from 2019-09-11
Received: 5 March 2019
Accepted: 3 September 2019
First Online: 11 September 2019
Ethics approval and consent to participate
: The study has been carried out with the consent of the regional state representatives and traditional authorities from each of the sampling areas. Furthermore, oral consent was given by the cattle owners, herdsmen (who also helped in restraining the animals), and with the participation and approval of the National Institute of Agricultural Research for Development (IRAD) in Cameroon, which is the country’s government institution for animal health and livestock husbandry improvement.
: Not applicable.
: The authors declare that they have no competing interests.