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Table 3

Rate of Dipylidium caninum infection success (positive animals based on presence of proglottids and positive RLFP results) expressed as frequencies and percentages for the time periods assessed.

Type Weekly interval Group 1
(dogs)
Group 2
(cats)


    Rate Rate
Canine genotype Week 2 to 4 2 / 3 (66%) 1 / 3 (33%)
Week 5 to 7 3 / 3 (100%) 2 / 3 (66%)
Week 8 to 10 2 / 3 (66%) 3 / 3 (100%)
Week 11 to 13 3 / 3 (100%) 2 / 3 (66%)
Week 14 to 16 3 / 3 (100%) 2 / 3 (66%)
Week 17 to 19 1 / 3 (33%) 3 / 3 (100%)
Week 20 to 22 2 / 3 (66%) 3 / 3 (100%)
Total (Week 2 to 22) 3 / 3 (100%) 3 / 3 (100%)
Feline genotype Week 2 to 4 2 / 3 (66%) 3 / 3 (100%)
Week 5 to 7 1 / 3 (33%) 3 / 3 (100%)
Week 8 to 10 1 / 3 (33%) 3 / 3 (100%)
Week 11 to 13 3 / 3 (100%)
Week 14 to 16 3 / 3 (100%)
Week 17 to 19 2 / 3 (66%) 3 / 3 (100%)
Week 20 to 22 1 / 3 (33%) 3 / 3 (100%)
Total (Week 2 to 22) 3 / 3 (100%) 3 / 3 (100%)

Group 1: Dogs were infected with the canine and feline D. caninum genotypes by means of topical infestation of infected C. felis fleas. Group 2: Cats were infected with the canine and feline D. caninum genotypes by means of topical infestation of infected C. felis fleas.

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