Ticks and tick-borne diseases monograph 1 and 2 is a series of publications published for Afrivet. Monograph 1 is a comprehensive and well-illustrated guide to ten of the tick species of economic importance in South Africa. Monograph 2 is a complete and well-illustrated guide to the identification of African tick species. Monograph 4 summarises the effect of ticks on livestock – including small stock and game animals.
Information contained in these booklets briefly summarise the material used by Afrivet Training Services for formal training of animal health technicians, extension officers, livestock farmers and livestock handlers.