Text and Data Mining valid from 2020-01-13
Received: 16 May 2019
Accepted: 7 January 2020
First Online: 13 January 2020
Ethics approval and consent to participate
: The animal owners were informed about the study objectives and the sampling protocol. All the owners provided their informed consent to collect blood samples from their animals. The study was approved by the ethical committee at the Faculty of Medicine in Al-Quds University-Palestine (EC number: ZA/196/013). The survey was anonymized, and veterinary practitioners participated voluntarily. The veterinarians reported the results to the owners and treated the infected animals free of charge.
: Not applicable.
: The authors declare that they have no competing interests.