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Tiny Turtles Purchased at Pet Stores are a Potential High Risk for Salmonella Human Infection in the Valencian Region, Eastern Spain

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Marin Orenga, C.; Vega García, S.; Marco Jiménez, F. (2016). Tiny Turtles Purchased at Pet Stores are a Potential High Risk for Salmonella Human Infection in the Valencian Region, Eastern Spain. Vector-Borne and Zoonotic Diseases. 16(7):455-460. doi:10.1089/vbz.2016.1950

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Title: Tiny Turtles Purchased at Pet Stores are a Potential High Risk for Salmonella Human Infection in the Valencian Region, Eastern Spain
Author: Marin Orenga, Clara Vega Garcia, Santiago Marco Jiménez, Francisco
UPV Unit: Universitat Politècnica de València. Departamento de Ciencia Animal - Departament de Ciència Animal
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Abstract:
[EN] Turtles may be considered unsafe pets, particularly in households with children. This study aimed to assess Salmonella carriage by turtles in pet stores and in private ownership to inform the public of the potential ...[+]
Subjects: Children , Owners , Pet shop , Pet turtles , Salmonellosis.
Copyrigths: Reserva de todos los derechos
Source:
Vector-Borne and Zoonotic Diseases. (issn: 1530-3667 )
DOI: 10.1089/vbz.2016.1950
Publisher:
Mary Ann Liebert
Publisher version: http://doi.org/10.1089/vbz.2016.1950
Thanks:
This work was supported by the Conselleria de Infraestructuras, Territorio y Medio Ambiente with their assistance and financial support (Life09-Trachemys, Resolution 28/02/12 CITMA). The funders had no role in study design, ...[+]
Type: Artículo

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