Companion Animal Gastrointestinal Laboratory
School of Veterinary Medicine University of California, Davis

 

Isospora felis oocysts (400X)

Left:
Isospora felis oocysts (400X)
Isospora felis is a coccidial protozoa that infects cats primarily
through ingestion of sporulated oocysts or sporozoite-infected mice.

Middle:
Giardia cysts (1000X)

Right:
Aelurostrongylus spp. larva
"Lungworm"


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


Dipylidium caninum
egg packet
"Tapeworm" Dipylidium caninum is a member of the class Cestoda (tapeworms)
and is transmitted to dogs primarily through th ingestion of fleas (Ctenocephalides spp.)

 

 

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