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2016/2017 PUBLICATIONS LISTListe des publications 2016-2017

CWHC National OfficeBureau national du RCSF

Stephen C, Duncan C (2017): Can wildlife surveillance contribute to public health preparedness for climate change? A Canadian Perspective. Climatic Change 141(2): 259-271.

Stephen C (2016): Wildlife health research 2.0: Bridging the knowledge-to-doing gap. Journal of Wildlife Diseases 53(1): 1-4.

Wu J, Burns T, Kawadugama PK, DeJager T, Westers T, Scheckley S, Ribble, C, Daniels S, Stephen C (2016): Linkages between Social-learning Networks and Farm Sustainability for Smallholder Shrimp Farmers in Sri Lanka. Asian Fisheries Science 29(2): 96-111.

Stephen C, Burns T, Riviere-Cinnamond A (2016): Pragmatism (or Realism) in Research: Is There an Ecohealth Scope of Practice? EcoHealth 13(2): 230-233.

Stephen C, Stemshorn B (2016): Leadership, governance and partnerships are essential One Health competencies. One Health 2: 161-163.

Robertson C, Yee L, Metelka J, Stephen C (2016): Spatial data issues in geographical zoonoses research. The Canadian Geographer/Le Géographe Canadien 60(3): 300-319.

Vrbova L, Patrick DM, Stephen C, Robertson C, Koehoorn M, Parmley EJ, Galanis E (2016): Utility of algorithms for the analysis of integrated Salmonella surveillance data. Epidemiology and Infection 144(10): 2165-2175.

Debeffe L, McLoughlin PD, Medill SA, Stewart K, Adres D, Shury T, Wagner B, Jenkins E, Gilleard JS, Poissant J (2016): Negative covariance between parasite load and body condition in a population of feral horses. Parasitology 143: 983-997.

Robertson C, Yee L (2016): Avian Influenza Risk Surveillance in North America with Online Media. PLoS ONE 11(11): e0165688.

Larter NC, Elkin BT, Forbes LB, Wagner B, Allaire DG (2017): Trichinella Surveillance in Black Bears (Ursus americanus) from the Dehcho Region, Northwest Territories, Canada, 2002–15. Journal of Wildlife Diseases 53(2): 405-407.

Forde TL, Orsel K, Zadoks RN, Biek R, Adams LG, Checkley SL, Davison T, De Buck J, Dumond M, Elkin BT, Finnegan L, Macbeth BJ, Nelson C, Niptanatiak A, Sather S, Schwantje HM, van der Meer F, Kutz SJ (2016): Bacterial Genomics Reveal the Complex Epidemiology of an Emerging Pathogen in Arctic and Boreal Ungulates. Frontiers in Microbiology 7: 1759.

Larter NC, Macdonald CR, Elkin BT, Wang X, Harms NJ, Gamberg M, Muir DC (2016): Cadmium and other elements in tissues from four ungulate species from the Mackenzie Mountain region of the Northwest Territories, Canada. Ecotoxicology and Environmental Safety 132: 9-17.

Dergousoff SJ, Lysyk TJ, Kutz SJ, Lejeune M, Elkin BT (2016): Human-Assisted Dispersal Results in the Northernmost Canadian Record of the American Dog Tick, Dermacentor variabilis (Ixodida: Ixodidae). Entomological News 126(2): 132-137.

Schurer JM, Pawlik M, Huber A, Elkin B, Cluff D, Pongracz J, Gesy K, Wagner B, Dixon B, Merks H, Bal M (2016): Intestinal parasites of wolves (Canis lupus L. 1758) in northern and western Canada. Canadian Journal of Zoology 94(9): 643-650.

Simard AA, Kutz S, Ducrocq J, Beckmen K, Brodeur V, Campbell M, Croft B, Cuyler C, Davison T, Elkin B, Giroux T (2016): Variation in the intensity and prevalence of macroparasites in migratory caribou: a quasi-circumpolar study. Canadian Journal of Zoology 94(9): 607-17.

Weger S, Elkin B, Lindsay R, Bollinger T, Crichton V, Andonov A (2017): Hepatitis E Virus Seroprevalence in Free‐Ranging Deer in Canada (2017): Transboundary and Emerging Diseases 64(3): 1008-1011.

Cattet M, Stenhouse GB, Janz DM, Kapronczai L, Anne Erlenbach J, Jansen HT, Nelson OL, Robbins CT, Boulanger J (2017): The quantification of reproductive hormones in the hair of captive adult brown bears and their application as indicators of sex and reproductive state. Conservation Physiology 5(1): cox032.

Bourbonnais ML, Nelson TA, Stenhouse GB, Wulder MA, White JC, Hobart GW, Hermosilla T, Coops NC, Nathoo F, Darimont C (2017): Characterizing spatial-temporal patterns of landscape disturbance and recovery in western Alberta, Canada using a functional data analysis approach and remotely sensed data. Ecological Informatics 39:140-150.

Kroshko T, Kapronczai L, Cattet MR, Macbeth BJ, Stenhouse GB, Obbard ME, Janz DM (2017): Comparison of methanol and isopropanol as wash solvents for determination of hair cortisol concentration in grizzly bears and polar bears. MethodsX 4: 68-75.

Esteruelas NF, Cattet M, Zedrosser A, Stenhouse GB, Küker S, Evans AL, Arnemo JM (2017): A Double-Blinded, Randomized Comparison of Medetomidine-Tiletamine-Zolazepam and Dexmedetomidine-Tiletamine-Zolazepam Anesthesia in Free-Ranging Brown Bears (Ursus arctos). PLoS ONE 12(1): e0170764.

Cristescu B, Stenhouse GB, Goski B, Boyce MS (2016): Grizzly bear space use, survival, and persistence in relation to human habitation and access. Human–Wildlife Interactions 10(2): 10.

Cristescu B, Stenhouse GB, Symbaluk M, Nielsen SE, Boyce MS (2016): Wildlife habitat selection on landscapes with industrial disturbance. Environmental Conservation 43(4): 327-336.

 

CWHC BCCentre régional de la Colombie-Britannique

Karawita A, Himsworth CG, Rajapakse RPVJ, Bolliger T, Gunawardena P (2016): Toxocara pteropodis in free-ranging Indian Flying Foxes (Pteropus medius) in Sri Lanka. Journal of Wildlife Diseases 53(2): 414-416.


Puckett EE, Park J, Combs M, Blum MJ, Bryant JE, Caccone A, Costa F, Deinum E, Esther A, Himsworth CG, Keightley PD, Ko A, Lundkvist A, McElhinney LM, Morand S, Robbins J, Russell J, Strand TM, Suarez O, Yon L, Munshi-South J (2016): Global population divergence and admixture of the brown rat (Rattus norvegicus). Proceedings of the Royal Society B 283: 20161762.


Karawita AC, Perera VP, Perera S, de Silva DS, Jayaweera WR, Himsworth CG, Bollinger TK, Gunawardena PdeS (2016): Calodium hepaticum in Jungle Cats (Felis chaus) in Sri Lanka. Journal of Wildlife Diseases 52(4): 971-972.


Himsworth CG, Zabek E, Desruisseau A, Parmley EJ, Reid-Smith R, Leslie M, Ambrose N, Patrick D, Cox W (2016): Avian pathogenicity genes and antibiotic resistance in Escherichia coli isolates from wild Norway rats (Rattus norvegicus) trapped at a chicken hatchery. Journal of Wildlife Diseases 52(2): 418-421.


Garver K, Johnson S, Polinski M, Bradshaw J, Marty G, Snyman HN, Morrison D, Richard J (2016): Piscine Reovirus from North America is transmissible to Atlantic salmon and Sockeye salmon but fails to cause Heart and Skeletal Muscle Inflammation. PLoS ONE 11(1): e0146229.

Mathieu A, Caulkett N, Stent PM, Schwantje HM (2017): Capture of free-ranging mule deer (Odocoileus hemionus) with a combination of medetomidine, azaperone, and alfaxalone. Journal of Wildlife Diseases 53(2): 296-303.

 

CWHC AlbertaCentre régional de l’Alberta

Burn J, Caulkett N, Gunn M, Cooney C, Kutz S, Boysen S (2016): Evaluation of a portable oxygen concentrator to provide fresh gas flow to dogs undergoing anesthesia. Canadian Veterinary Journal 57(6): 614-618.

Carlsson A, Mastromonaco G, Vandervalk E, Kutz S (2016): Parasites, stress and reindeer: Infection with abomasal nematodes is not associated with elevated glucocorticoid levels in hair or feces. Conservation Physiology 4(1): cow058.

Cook, J, Greiman, S, Agosta, S, Anderson R, Arbogast B, Baker R, Boeger W, Bradley R, Brooks D, Cole R, Demboski J, Dobson A, Dunnum J, Eckerlin R, Esselstyn J, Galbreath K, Hawdon J, Hoekstra H, Kutz S, Light J, Olson L, Patterson B, Patton J, Phillips A, Rickart E, Rogers D, Siddall M, Tkach V, Hoberg E. (2016): Transformational principles for NEON sampling of mammalian parasites and pathogens: a response to Springer and colleagues. BioScience 66(11): 917-919.

Dalton S, Van de Rak K, Fahlma A, Ruckstuhl K, Neuhaus P, Popko R, Kutz S, van der Meer F (2016): Discovery of herpesviruses in Canadian wildlife. Archives of Virology 10: 449-456.

Dergousoff S, Lysyk T, Kutz S, Lejeune M, Elkin B (2016): Human-assisted dispersal results in the northernmost Canadian record of the American dog tick, Dermacentor variabilis (Ixodida: Ixodidae). Entomology News 126(2): 132-137.  

Forde T, Biek R, Zadoks R, Workentine M, De Buck J, Kutz S, Opriessnig T, Trewby H, van der Meer F, Orsel K (2016): Genomic analysis of the multi-host pathogen Erysipelothrix rhusiopathiae reveals extensive recombination as well as the existence of three generalist clades with wide geographic distribution. BMC Genomics 17: 461.

Forde T, Orsel K, Zadoks R, Biek R, Adams L, Checkley S, Davison T, De Buck J, Dumond M, Elkin B, Finnegan L, Macbeth B, Nelson C, Niptanatiak A, Sather, S, Schwantje H, van der Meer F, Kutz S (2016): Bacterial genomics reveal the complex epidemiology of an emerging pathogen in arctic and boreal ungulates. Frontiers in Microbiology 7: 1759.

Pruvot M, Lejeune M, Kutz S, Hutchins W, Musiani M, Massolo A, Orsel K (2016): Better alone or in ill company? The effect of migration and inter species co-mingling on Fascioloides magna infection in elk. PLoS ONE 11(7): e0159319.

Tomaselli M, Dalton C, Duignan P, Kutz S, van der Meer F, Kafle P, Surujballi O, Turcotte C, Checkley S (2016): Contagious ecthymia, rangiferine brucellosis, and lungworm infection in a Muskox (Ovibos Moschatus) from the Canadian arctic, 2014. Journal of Wildlife Disease 52(3): 719-724

Simard A, Kutz S, Ducrocq J, Beckmen K, Brodeur V, Campbell M, Croft B, Cuyler C, Davison T, Elkin B, Giroux T, Kelly A, Russel D, Taillon J, Veitch A, Cote S (2016): Variation in the intensity and prevalence of macroparasites in migratory caribou: a quasi-circumpolar study. Canadian Journal of Zoology 94(9): 607-617.

Slater O, Faust L, Hileman E, Lavin S (2017): Plasma vitamin, mineral and biochemistry concentrations in adult, free-ranging eastern massasauga (Sistrurus catenatus) during spring egress. Journal of Herpetological Medicine and Surgery In Press.

Slater O, Kennedy-Peters J, Lejeune M, Gummer D, Macbeth B, Warren A, Joseph T, Li H, Cunha C, Duignan P (2017): Sheep-associated malignant catarrhal fever-like skin disease in a free-ranging bighorn sheep (Ovis canadensis), Alberta, Canada. Journal of Wildlife Diseases 53(1): 153-8.

Verocai G, Conboy G, Lejeune M, Marron F, Hanna P, MacDonald E, Skorobohach B, Wilcock B, Kutz S, Gilleard J (2016): Onchocerca lupi nematodes in dogs exported from the United States into Canada. Emerging Infectious Diseases 22(8): 1477-1479.  

Hoberg EP, Cook JA, Agosta SJ, Boeger W, Galbreath KE, Laaksonen S, Kutz SJ, Brooks DR (2017): Arctic systems in the Quaternary: ecological collision, faunal mosaics and the consequences of a wobbling climate. Journal of Helminthology 91(4): 409-421.

Bastien S, Hetherington E, Hatfield J, Kutz S, Manyama M (2016): Youth-Driven Innovation in Sanitation Solutions for Maasai Pastoralists in Tanzania: Conceptual Framework and Study Design. Global Journal of Health Education and Promotion 17(1): 14-37.

Cook J, Galbreath K, Bell K, Campbell M, Carrière S, Colella JP, Dawson NG, Dunnum JL, Eckerlin RP, Greiman SE, Fedorov V, Haas GMS, Haukisalmi V, Henttonen H, Hope AG, Jackson D, Jung T, Koehler AV, Kinsella JM, Kresja D, Kutz SJ, Liphardt S, MacDonald SO, Malaney JL, Makarikov A, Martin J, McLean BS, Mulders R, Nyamsuren B, Talbot SL, Tkach V, Tsvetkova A, Toman H, Waltari EC, Whitman JS, Hoberg EP (2017): Arctic Museum Collections --Special Issue The Beringian Coevolution Project: Holistic Collections of Mammals and Associated Parasites Reveal Novel Perspectives on Evolutionary and Environmental Change in the North. Arctic Science In Press.

Forde T, Biek R, Zadoks R, Workentine ML, De Buck J, Kutz S, Opriessnig T, Trewby H, van der Meer F, Orsel K (2016): Genomic analysis of the multi-host pathogen Erysipelothrix rhusiopathiae reveals extensive recombination as well as the existence of three generalist clades with wide geographic distribution. BMC Genomics 17(1): 461.

Boysen SR, Caulkett NA, Brookfield CE, Warren A, Pang JM (2016): Splenectomy versus sham splenectomy in a swine model of controlled hemorrhagic shock. Shock 46(4): 439-46.

Mathieu A, Caulkett N, Stent PM, Schwantje HM (2017): Capture of free-ranging mule deer (Odocoileus hemionus) with a combination of medetomidine, azaperone, and alafaxalone. Journal of Wildlife Diseases 53(2): 296-303.

Boysen SR, Pang JM, Mikler JR, Knight CG, Semple HA, Caulkett NA (2017): Comparison of tranexamic acid plasma concentrations when administered via intraosseous and intravenous routes. The American Journal of Emergency Medicine 35(2): 227-233.

Pon K, Caulkett N, Woodbury M (2016): Efficacy and safety of a medetomidine–azaperone–alfaxalone combination in captive white-tailed deer (Odocoileus virginianus). Journal of Zoo and Wildlife Medicine 47(1): 29-37.

Kafle P, Sullivan J, Verocai GG, Kutz SJ (2017): Experimental Life-Cycle of Varestrongylus eleguneniensis (Nematoda: Protostrongylidae) in a captive Reindeer (Rangifer tarandus tarandus) and a Muskox (Ovibos moschatus moschatus). Journal of Parasitology In Press.

CWHC Western/NorthernCentre régional de l’Ouest et du Nord

Banerjee A, Rapin N, Bollinger T, Misra V (2017): Lack of inflammatory gene expression in bats: a unique role for a transcription repressor. Scientific Reports 7: 2232.

Bohn SJ, Turner JM, Warnecke L, Mayo C, McGuire LP, Misra V, Bollinger TK, Willis CKR (2016): Evidence of 'sickness behaviour' in bats with white-nose syndrome. Behaviour 153: 981-1003.

Karawita AC, Perera VP, Perera S, de Silva DS, Bollinger TK Gunawardena PdS (2016): Calodium hepaticum in Jungle Cats (Felis chaus) in Sri Lanka. Journal of Wildlife Diseases 52: 971-972.

McGuire LP, Turner JM, Warnecke L, McGregor G, Bollinger TK, Misra V, Foster JT, Frick WF, Kilpatrick AM, Willis KRC (2016): White-nose syndrome disease severity and a comparison of diagnostic methods. EcoHealth 13(1): 60-71.

Mejía-Salazar MF, Waldner C, Stookey J, Bollinger TK (2016): Infectious Disease and Grouping Patterns in Mule Deer. PLoS ONE 11: e0150830.

Nobert BR, Merrill EH, Pybus M, Bollinger TK, Hwang YT (2016): Landscape connectivity predicts chronic wasting disease risk in Canada. Journal of Applied Ecology 53: 1450-1459.

Reiczigel J, Mejía-Salazar MF, Bollinger TK, Rozsa L (2016): Comparing radio-tracking and visual detection methods to quantify group size measures. European Journal of Ecology 1: 1-4.

Uehlinger FD, Johnston AC, Bollinger TK, Waldner CL (2016): Systematic review of management strategies to control chronic wasting disease in wild deer populations in North America. BMC Veterinary Research 12: 173.

Weger S, Elkin B, Lindsay R, Bollinger T, Crichton V, Andonov A (2016): Hepatitis E Virus Seroprevalence in Free-Ranging Deer in Canada. Transboundary and Emerging Diseases 64: 1008-1011.

 

CWHC Ontario/NUNAVUTCentre régional de l’Ontario et du Nunavut

Clow KM, Ogden NH, Lindsay LR, Michel P, Pearl DL, Jardine CM (2017): The influence of abiotic and biotic factors on the invasion of Ixodes scapularis in Ontario, Canada. Ticks and Tick Borne Diseases 8(4): 554-563.

Medhanie GA, Pearl DL, McEwen SA, Guerin MT, Jardine CM, Schrock J, LeJeune JT (2016): On-farm starling populations and other environmental and management factors associated with the presence of cefotaxime and ciprofloxacin resistant E. coli among dairy cattle in Ohio. Preventive Veterinary Medicine 134: 122-127.

Bondo KJ, Pearl DL, Janecko N, Boerlin P, Reid-Smith RJ, Parmley J, Jardine CM (2016): Epidemiology of Antimicrobial Resistance in Escherichia coli Isolates from Raccoons (Procyon lotor) and the Environment on Swine Farms and Conservation Areas in Southern Ontario. PLoS ONE 11(11): e0165303.

Bondo KJ, Pearl DL, Janecko N, Boerlin P, Reid-Smith RJ, Parmley J, Jardine CM (2016): Impact of Season, Demographic and Environmental Factors on Salmonella Occurrence in Raccoons (Procyon lotor) from Swine Farms and Conservation Areas in Southern Ontario. PLoS ONE 11(9): e0161497.

MacDonald AM, Jardine CM, Campbell GD, Nemeth NM (2016): Mortality and Disease in Wild Turkeys (Meleagris gallopavo silvestris) in Ontario, Canada, from 1992 to 2014: A Retrospective Review. Avian Diseases 60(3): 644-648.

Viswanathan M, Pearl DL, Taboada EN, Parmley EJ, Mutschall SK, Jardine CM (2017): Cluster Analysis of Campylobacter jejuni Genotypes Isolated from Small and Medium-Sized Mammalian Wildlife and Bovine Livestock from Ontario Farms. Zoonoses Public Health 64(3): 185-193.

Medhanie GA, Pearl DL, McEwen SA, Guerin MT, Jardine CM, Schrock J, LeJeune JT (2017): Spatial Clustering of Escherichia coli with Reduced Susceptibility to Cefotaxime and Ciprofloxacin among Dairy Cattle Farms Relative to European Starling Night Roosts. Zoonoses Public Health 64(3): 204-212.

Viswanathan M, Pearl DL, Taboada EN, Parmley EJ, Mutschall S, Jardine CM (2017): Molecular and Statistical Analysis of Campylobacter spp. and Antimicrobial-Resistant Campylobacter Carriage in Wildlife and Livestock from Ontario Farms. Zoonoses Public Health 64(3):194-203.

Nemeth NM, Campbell GD, Oesterle PT, Shirose L, McEwen B, Jardine CM (2016): Red Fox as Sentinel for Blastomyces dermatitidis, Ontario, Canada. Emerging Infectious Diseases 22(7): 1275-1277.

Nemeth N, González-Astudillo V, Oesterle P, Howerth E (2016): A 5-Year Retrospective Review of Avian Diseases Diagnosed at the Department of Pathology, University of Georgia. Journal of Comparative Pathology 155(2-3): 105-120.

González-Astudillo V, Hernández S, Yabsley M, Mead D, Keel K, Munk B, Fischer J, Ruder M, Brown J, Peters V, Nemeth N (2016): Mortality of selected avian orders submitted to a wildlife diagnostic laboratory (Southeastern Cooperative Wildlife Disease Study, USA): a 36-year retrospective analysis. Journal of Wildlife Diseases 52(3): 441–458.

Bosco-Lauth A, Nemeth N, Kohler D, Bowen RA(2016): Viremia in North American mammals and birds following experimental infection with Chikungunya virus. American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene 94(3): 504-506.

Pekarik C, Barker IK, Weseloh DV (2016): Organochlorine contaminants, immunocompetence and vitellogenin in Herring Gulls (Larus argentatus) and Great Black-backed Gulls (L. marinus) nesting on Lake Ontario in 2001-2002. Waterbirds 39: 180-201.

Thomas-Bachli, A, Pearl DL, Berke O, Parmley EJ, Barker IK (2017): A geographic study of West Nile virus in humans, dead corvids and mosquitoes in Ontario using spatial scan statistics with a survival time application. Zoonoses and Public Health In Press.

Ethier DM, Sayers JB, Kyle CJ, Nocera JJ, Ojkic D, Campbell D (2017): The occurrence of pathogens in an endangered population of American badgers (Taxidea taxus jacksoni) in Ontario, Canada. Journal of Wildlife Diseases 53(1): 73-80.

Himsworth HG, Zabek E, Desruisseau A, Parmley EJ, Reid-Smith R, Leslie M, Ambrose N, Patrick DM, Cox W (2016): Avian Pathogenicity Genes and Antibiotic Resistance in E. coli Isolates from Wild Norway Rats (Rattus norvegicus) Trapped at a Chicken Hatchery (Letter). Journal of Wildlife Diseases 52(2): 418-421.

 

CWHC QuÉbecCentre régional du Québec

Starr M, Lair S, Michaud S, Scarratt M, Quilliam M, Lefaivre D, Robert M, Wotherspoon A, Michaud R, Ménard N, Sauvé G, Lessard S, Béland P, Measures L (2017): Multispecies mass mortality of marine fauna linked to a toxic dinoflagellate bloom. PLoS ONE 12(5): e0176299

Couture LÉ, Ferrell ST, Desmarchelier M, Lazure L, Lair S (2017): Gastro-duodenal perforations and coelomitis in a group of juvenile spiny softshell turtles (Apalone spinifera). Journal of Herpetological Medicine and Surgery In Press.

Fenton H, Daoust PY, Forzán MJ, Vanderstichel RV, Ford J, Spaven L, Lair S, Raverty S (2017): Causes of mortality of harbor porpoises (Phocoena phocoena) in the northwestern Atlantic and northeastern pacific regions of Canada. Diseases of Aquatic Organism 122: 171–183.

Measures L, Moravec F, Douglas S, Lair S (2017): Philometra rubra (Nematoda: Philometridae) - First description of the male from striped bass, Morone saxatilis, and implications for re-introduction of an extirpated population. Canadian Journal of Zoology 95(5): 345-352.

Ballard JR, Mickley R, Gibbs SEJ, Dwyer C, Soos C, Harms JN, Gilchrist HG, Hall JS, Franson C, Milton GR, Parsons G, Allen B, Giroux J-F, Lair S, Mead DG, Fischer JR (2017): Prevalence and distribution of Wellfleet Bay virus exposure in the common eider (Somateria mollissima). Journal of Wildlife Diseases, 53(1): 81–90.

 

CWHC AtlanticCentre régional de l’Atlantique

Fenton H, Daoust PY, Forzán MJ, Vanderstichel RV, Ford JKB, Spaven L, Lair S, Raverty S  (2017): Causes of mortality of harbor porpoises (Phocoena phoceona) along the Atlantic and Pacific coasts of Canada. Diseases of Aquatic Organisms 122(3): 171-183.

Forzán MJ, Jones KM, Ariel E, Whittington RJ, Wood J, Markham RJF, Daoust P-Y (2017): Pathogenesis of Frog Virus 3 (Ranavirus, Iridoviridae) infection in wood frogs (Rana sylvatica). Veterinary Pathology 54(3):531-548.

Pessier AP, Forzán MJ, Longcore JE, Berger L, Rollins-Smith L, Skerratt L (2017): Letter to the editor: Comment on chytrid Batrachochytrium dendrobatidis fungal infection in freshwater prawn, Macrobrachium rosenbergii (de Man)-a new report. Aquaculture 468(1): 326-327.

Overy DP, McBurney S, Muckle A, Lund L, Lewis PJ, Strang R (2016): Cryptococcus gattii VGIIb-like variant in white-tailed deer, Nova Scotia, Canada.  Emerging Infectious Diseases 22(6): 1131-1133.

Wille M, McBurney S, Robertson GJ, Wilhelm SI, Blehert DS, Soos C, Dunphy R, Whitney H (2016): A pelagic outbreak of avian cholera in North American gulls:  Scavenging as a primary mechanism for transmission? Journal of Wildlife Diseases 52(4): 793-802.

McAlpine, DF, McBurney S, Sabine M, Vanderwolf KJ, Park A, Kai HY (2016): Molecular detection of Pseudogymnoascus destructans (Ascomycota: Pseudeurotiacease) and unidentified fungal dermatitides on big brown bats (Epetesicus fuscus) overwintering in buildings. Journal of Wildlife Diseases 52(4): 902-906.

Avery-Gomm S, Valliant M, Schacter CR, Robbins KF, Liboiron M, Daoust P-Y, Rios LM, Jones IL (2016): A study of wrecked Dovekies (Alle alle) in the western North Atlantic highlights the importance of using standardized methods to quantify plastic ingestion. Marine Pollution Bulletin. 113:75-80.

 

Books/Book ChaptersChapitres du manuel

Stephen C (2016): Using One Health to benefit animals: the case of declining sockeye salmon pp160-175. In: One Health Case Studies, Addressing Complex Problems in a Changing World. Cork S, Hall D, Liljebjelke K, Eds. 5M Publishing, Ltd.

Carlsson A, Veitch A, Popko R, Behrens S, Kutz S (2016): Monitoring wildlife health for conservation and food security in the Canadian north: a case study from the Sahtu settlement area in Northwest Territories, in: Cork S, Hall D, Liljebjelke K  (Eds.), One Health Case Studies, Addressing Complex Problems in a Changing World. 5m Publishing, Sheffield, United Kingdom.

Cork S, Duignan P, Massolo A, Smits J (2016): Further contributing chapters, in: Cork S, Hall D, Liljebjelke K.  (Eds.), One Health Case Studies, Addressing Complex Problems in a Changing World. 5m Publishing, Sheffield, United Kingdom.

Carrière S, Elkin B, Harwood L, Pankratz R, Dunmall K, Loewen T, Lea E, Gallagher C, Janjua MY, Macphee S, Majewski AR, Reist J, Sawatzky C, Zhu X, Schock DM, Mochnacz N, Heisler K, Archambault P, de Montety L, Lepitzki D, Forsyth RG, Venables C, Sheffield CS, Haas CA, Patenneaude A, Cannings S, Heron JM, Blades DCA, Schaefer P, Hunter F, Skevington JH, Young AD, Kits J, Giberson DJ, Pohl GR, Catling PC, Bennett R, Bennett BA, Belland R, Marsh J, Gamiet S (2017): NWT Species 2016-2020: General Status Ranks of Wild Species in the Northwest Territories. Yellowknife, NT. 304pp.

 

ReportsRapports

Nguyen NT, Duff JP, Gavier-Widén D, Grillo T, He H, Lee H, Ratanakorn P, Rijks JM, Ryser-Degiorgis MP, Sleeman JM, Stephen C (2017): Report of the workshop on evidence-based design of national wildlife health programs. US Geological Survey.

Tomaselli M, Kutz S, Checkely S (2016): Local knowledge from Ikaluktutiak, Nunavut, on muskoxen and Dolphin and Union caribou. Interim report for the Kitikmeot Inuit Association, Ekaluktutiak Hunters and Trappers Organization and Nunavut Research Institute.

Stephen C, Shirose L, Snyman H (2017): Snake Fungal Disease Rapid Threat Assessment. Prepared for Environment and Climate Change Canada.

Overy D, McBurney S, Segers J, Saab M, Muckle A, Weeks D, Dobbin E(2017):  Final Technical Report on Effectiveness of Decontamination Products Tested to Decontaminate Surfaces Contaminated with Pseudogymnoascus destructans.  Prepared for Environment and Climate Change Canada.  22 pp.

Segers J, McBurney S (2016): Prince Edward Island National Park Acoustic Bat Monitoring 2016. Prepared for Parks Canada Prince Edward Island National Park. 12pp.

Nishi JS, Elkin JS, Stephen C (2016): A Review of Animal Health Policies and its Implications for Salvaging a Captive Breeding Herd of Disease-free Wood Bison (Bison bison athabascae). Report No. 146, Prepared for Department of Environment and Natural Resources, Government of the Northwest Territories.

Schwantje H, Macbeth BJ, Kutz S, Elkin B (2016): British Columbia Boreal Caribou Health Research Program.

 

 

2015/2016 PUBLICATIONS LISTListe des publications 2015-2016

CWHC National OfficeBureau national du RCSF

Chapinal N, Schumaker B, Joly D, Elkin B, Stephen C (2015): Bayesian analysis to evaluate tests for the detection of Mycobacterium bovis in free-ranging wild bison in the absence of a gold standard. Journal of Wildlife Disease 51(3): 619-25.

Gray MJ, Lewis JP, Nanjappa P, Klocke B, Pasmans F, Martel A, Stephen C, Parra Olea G, Smith SA, Sacerdote-Velat A, Christman M, Williams J, Olson DH (2015): Batrachochytrium salamandrivorans: the North American response and a call for action. PLoS Pathogens 11(12):e1005251.

Jenkins E, Simone A, Bachand N, Stephen C (2015): Wildlife parasites in a One Health world. Trends in Parasitology 31(5): 174-180.

Mahboubi, P, Parkes M, Stephen C, Chan HM (2015): Using expert informed GIS to locate important marine social-ecological hotspots. Journal of Environmental Management 160(1): 342-352.

Metelka J, Robertson C, Stephen C (2015): Japanese Encephalitis: Estimating Future Trends in Asia. AIMS Public Health 2(3): 583-598.

Robertson C, Yee L, Metelka J, Stephen C (2016): Spatial data issues in geographical zoonoses research. Canadian Geographer 60(3): 300-319.

Stephen C, Zimmer P (2015): Building blocks for a wild animal health business case. Global Ecology and Conservation 4: 399-404.

Stephen C (2015): The Canadian Wildlife Health Cooperative: Addressing wildlife health challenges for the 21st century. Canadian Veterinary Journal 56(9): 925-927.

Vrbova L, Patrick DM, Stephen C, Robertson C, Koehoorn M, Parmley EJ, de WithNI, Galanis E (2016): Utility of Algorithms in the Analyses of Multi-Species Salmonella Surveillance Data. Epidemiology and Infection.  2016 Jul;144(10):2165-75. doi: 10.1017

CWHC AlbertaCentre régional de l’Alberta

Catalano S, Lejeune  M, Tizzani P, Verocai GG,  Schwantje H, Nelson C, & Duignan PJ.  2015. Helminths of grizzly and black bears in Alberta and British Columbia, Canada. Canadian Journal of Zoology, 2015, 93(10): 765-772, 10.1139/cjz-2015-0063

Dobson A, Molnár PK, Kutz S. 2015. Climate change and Arctic parasites.  Trends in Parasitology. 2015 May;31(5):181-8. doi: 10.1016/j.pt.2015.03.006.

Kafle P,  Lejeune M, Verocai GG, Hoberg EP & Kutz SJ. Morphological and morphometric differentiation of dorsal-spined first stage larvae of lungworms (Nematoda: Protostrongylidae) infecting muskoxen (Ovibos moschatus) in the central Canadian Arctic. International Journal of Parasitology: Parasites & Wildlife. 2015 Jun 10;4(3):283-90. doi: 10.1016/j.ijppaw.2015.05.003

Kutz SBollinger T, Branigan M, Checkley S,  Davison T, Dumond M, Elkin B, Forde T, Hutchins W, Niptanatiak A & Orsel K.   2015. Erysipelothrix rhusiopathiae associated with recent widespread muskox mortalities in the Canadian Arctic. Canadian Veterinary Journal.  2015 Jun; 56(6):560-3.

Patterson JE, Neuhaus P, Kutz SJ, Ruckstuhl KE. 2015. Patterns of ectoparasitism in North American red squirrels (Tamiasciurus hudsonicus): Sex-biases, seasonality, age, and effects on male body condition. International Journal of Parasitology: Parasites & Wildlife.  2015 Jun 10;4(3):301-6. doi: 10.1016/j.ijppaw.2015.05.002.

Pruvot M, Lejeune M, Kutz SJ, Hutchins W, Musiani M, Massolo M, & Orsel K. 2015, Better Alone or in Ill Company? The Effect of Migration and Inter-species Co-mingling on Fascioloides magna Infection in Elk. Plos One (Under Revision).

Van der Meer F, Clancy E, Thomas A; Kutz, S; Hatfield, J & Orsel, K.  2015. The Maasai Need Cows and the Cows Need Maasai,  the Use of a Photovoice Approach to Assess Animal Health Needs. Frontiers in Veterinary Science. 2015 Oct 19;2:46. doi: 10.3389/fvets.2015.00046.

Verocai GG, Conboy G, Lejeune  M, Marron  F, Hanna  P, MacDonald  E, Skorobohach B, Wilcock B, Kutz SJ, & Gilleard JS. 2016, Dog importation-mediated introduction of zoonotic Onchocercalupi, Canada. Emerging Infectious diseases, 2016 Aug. http://dx.doi.org/10.3201/eid2208.151918

CWHC AtlanticCentre régional de l’Atlantique

Fenton H, MJ Forzán, M Desmarchelier, M Woodland, S Sayi, CV Gilroy. 2015. Poorly-differentiated cutaneous carcinoma of non-sebaceous origin in a three-year-old Mongolian gerbil (Meriones unguiculatus). Canadian Veterinary Journal 57:80-83.

Forzán MJ, KM Jones, RV Vanderstichel, J Wood, FSB Kibenge, T Kuiken, W Wirth, E Ariel, P-Y Daoust. 2015 Clinical signs, pathology and dose-dependent survival of adult wood frogs, Rana sylvatica, inoculated orally with frog virus 3 (Ranavirus sp., Iridoviridae). Journal of General Virology 96:1138-49.

Forzán MJ, TG Smith, RV Vanderstichel, NS Hogan, CV Gilroy. Hematological reference intervals for Rana sylvatica (Lithobates sylvaticus) and effect of infection with Frog Virus 3 (Ranavirus sp, Iridoviridae). Veterinary Clinical Pathology (VCP-15-3642) in press

Harris HS, SR Benson, MC James, KJ Martin, BA Stacy, P-Y Daoust, PM Rist, TM Work, GH Balazs, JA Seminoff. 2016. Validation of ultrasound as a noninvasive tool to measure subcutaneous fat depth in leatherback sea turtles (Dermochelys coriacea). Journal of Zoo and Wildlife Medicine 47:275-9.

Maxham LA, MJ Forzán, NS Hogan, RV Vanderstichel, CV Gilroy. Hematological reference intervals for Xenopus tropicalis with partial use of automatic counting methods and reliability of long-term stored samples.  Veterinary Clinical Pathology, 45(2), 291-299. doi:10.1111/vcp.12362

Vanderstichel R, MJ Forzán, GE Pérez, JA Serpell, E Garde. 2015. Changes in blood testosterone concentrations following surgical and chemical sterilization of male free-roaming dogs in southern Chile.  Theriogenology 83:1021-1027.

CWHC BCCentre régional de la Colombie-Britannique

Anderson C, Haulena M, Zabek E, Habing G, and Raverty S.  2015. Clostridium difficile toxin A and B prevalence and disease associated mortalities in harbor seals (Phocavitulina) admitted and treated by a marine mammal rehabilitation center.  Journal of Zoo and Wildlife Medicine. 46(2): 191-197.

Barbosa L, Johnson C, Lambourn D, Gibson, A, Haman K, Huggins S, Sundar N, Raverty S, and Grigg M.  2015. Parasite genotype is associated with severe disease and encephalitis in Sarcocystis neurona-infected marine mammals in the Northeastern Pacific Ocean.  International Journal of Parasitology, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ijpara.2015.02.013.

Burek-Huntington K, Dushane J, Goertz C, Romero C, and Raverty S. 2015. Morbidity and mortality in stranded Cook Inlet beluga whales.  Diseases of Aquatic Organisms. 114:45-60.

Christiansen EF, Himsworth CG, Hill JE, Haulena M. 2015. Infection of a Goeldi's Monkey (Callimicogoeldii) with a European Strain of Echinococcus multilocularis in a Canadian Institution. Journal of Zoo and Wildlife Medicine 46(2): 378-381.

Colegrove K, Venn-Watson S, Litz J, Kinsel M, Terio K, Fougeres E, Ewing R, Pabst D, McLellan W, Raverty S, Saliki J, Fire S, Costidis A,  Barbieri M,  Field C, Rappucci G,  Stevens S, Noble L, Lovewell G, McFee W and Rowles T. Fetal distress and in utero Brucella pneumonia in perinatal bottlenose dolphins (Tursiops truncatus) during the Northern Gulf of Mexico unusual mortality event. Disease of Aquatic Organisms. DAO 119:1-16 (2016)  -  doi:10.3354/dao02969

Gutierrez D, Fahlman A, Gardner M, Kleinhenz D, Piscitelli M, Raverty S,  Haulena M, and Zimba P. 2015. Phosphatidylcholine composition of pulmonary surfactant from terrestrial and marine diving mammals. Respiratory Physiology and Neurobiology. S1569-9048(15)00044-0 DOI: http://dx.doi.org/doi:10.1016/j.resp.2015.02.004.

Himsworth CG, Kosoy M, Bai Y, Wood H, Dibernardo A, Lindsay R, Bidulka J, Tang P, Jardine CM, Patrick DM. 2015. An investigation of Bartonella spp., Rickettsia typhi, and Seoul hantavirus in rats (Rattus spp.) from an inner-city neighborhood of Vancouver, Canada: Is pathogen presence a reflection of global and local rat population structure? Vector Borne and Zoonotic Diseases 15(1): 21-26. 

Himsworth CG, Zabek E, Desruisseau A, Parmley EJ, Reid-Smith R, Leslie M, Ambrose N, Patrick D, Cox W. 2016. Avian pathogenicity genes and antibiotic resistance in Escherichia coli isolates from wild Norway rats (Rattus norvegicus) trapped at a chicken hatchery. Journal of Wildlife Diseases.  2016 Apr 28;52(2):418-21. doi: 10.7589/2015-09-238.

Himsworth CG, Zabek E, Desruisseau A, Parmly EJ, Reid-Smith R, Jardine CM, Tang P, Patrick DM. 2015. Prevalence and characteristics of Escherichia coli and Salmonella spp. in the feces of wild urban Norway and black rats (Rattus norvegicus and Rattus rattus) from an inner-city neighborhood of Vancouver, Canada. Journal of Wildlife Diseases 51:589-600.

Huggins J, Raverty S, Norman S, Calambokidis J, Gaydos J, Duffield D, Lambourn D, Rice J, Hanson B, Wilkinson K, Norbert B and Barre L.  Increased harbor porpoise mortality in the Pacific Northwest, USA: understanding when higher levels may be normal. Diseases of Aquatic Organisms, 115:93-102 (2015)-doi:10.3354/dao0288

Olson J, Gaydo, J, McKlvee, T, Poppeng, R, Wicina, K, Anderso, E and Raverty, S. 2015. Conjoined fetal twins in a harbor seal (Phoca vitulina). Journal of Wildlife Diseases. January 2016. 52(1): 173-176. doi: 10.7589/2015-02-045.

Rothenburger JL, Himsworth CG, Clifford CB, Ellis J, Treuting PM, Leighton FA. 2015. Respiratory pathology and pathogens in wild urban rats (Rattus norvegicus and Rattus rattus). Veterinary Pathology 52(6): 1210-1219.

CWHC Ontario/NunavutCentre régional de l’Ontario et du Nunavut

Bondo KJ, Pearl DL, Janecko N, Boerlin P, Reid-Smith RJ, Parmley J, Jardine CM. 2015. Epidemiology of Salmonella on the Paws and in the Faeces of Free-Ranging Raccoons (Procyon Lotor) in Southern Ontario, Canada. Zoonoses Public Health.2015 Sep 25. 

Bondo KJ, Weese JS, Rouseau J, Jardine CM.  2015. Longitudinal study of Clostridium difficile shedding in raccoons on swine farms and conservation areas in Ontario, Canada. BMC Veterinary Research. 2015 Oct 7;11:254. 

Bosco-Lauth A, Nemeth NM, Kohler D, Bowen RA. 2016. Viremia in North American mammals and birds following experimental infection with Chikungunya virus. American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene 94(3):504-506.

Clow KM, Ogden NH, Lindsay LR, Michel P, Pearl DL, Jardine CM. 2016. Distribution of Ticks and the Risk of Lyme Disease and Other Tick-Borne Pathogens of Public Health Significance in Ontario, Canada. Vector Borne Zoonotic Disease. 2016 Apr;16(4):215-22; Epub 2016 Feb 12.

Kozak RA, Ackford JG, Slaine P, Li A, Carman S, Campbell D, Welch MK, Kropinski AM, Nagy É. 2015. Characterization of a novel adenovirus isolated from a skunk. Virology. 2015 Nov;485:16-24.

Medhanie GA, Pearl DL, McEwen SA, Guerin MT, Jardine CM, LeJeune JT. 2015. Dairy cattle management factors that influence on-farm density of European starlings in Ohio, 2007-2009. Preventative Veterinary Medicine. 2015 Jun 15;120(2):162-8.

Ogden NH, Barker IK, Francis CM, Heagy A, Lindsay LR, Hobson KA.  2015. How far north are migrant birds transporting the tick Ixodes scapularis in Canada? Insights from stable hydrogen isotope analyses of feathers. Ticks and Tick Borne Disease. 2015Sep;6(6):715-20.

Parmley EJ, Pearl DL, Vogt NA, Yates S, Campbell GD, Steiner J, Imlay TL, Hollamby S, Tuininga K, Barker IK.  2015. Factors influencing mortality in a captive breeding population of Loggerhead Shrike, Eastern subspecies (Laniusludovicianuss sp.) in Canada. BMC Veterinary Research. 2015 Jun 9;11:129.

Tatiersky L, Rollins-Smith LA, Lu R, Jardine C, Barker IK, Clark ME, Caswell JL. E 2015. ffect of glucocorticoids on expression of cutaneous antimicrobial peptides in northern leopard frogs (Lithobates pipiens). BMC Veterinary Research. 2015 Aug 8;11:191.

Thomas-Bachli AL, Pearl DL, Berke O, Parmley EJ, Barker IK.  2015. A comparison of West Nile virus surveillance using survival analyses of dead corvid and mosquito pool data in Ontario, 2002-2008. Preventative Veterinary Medicine 2015 Dec 1;122(3):363-70.

Thomsen AF, Nielsen JB, Hjulsager CK, Chriél M, Smith DA, Bertelsen MF.  2015. Aquatic Bird Bornavirus 1 in Wild Geese, Denmark. Emerging Infectious Diseases. 2015 Dec;21(12):2201-3.

Werden L, Lindsay LR, Barker IK, Bowman J, Gonzales EK, Jardine CM.  2015. Prevalence of Anaplasma phagocytophilum and Babesia microti in Ixodes scapularis from a Newly Established Lyme Disease Endemic Area, the Thousand Islands Region of Ontario, Canada. Vector Borne Zoonotic Disease. 2015 Oct;15(10):627-9. 

CWHC QuÉbecCentre régional du Québec

Lair S., Gentes M-L. et Measures L.N. 2015. Documentation de l'évolution du protocol d'examen des carcasses de béluga de l'estuaire du Saint-Laurent de 1983 à 2012. Rapp. tech. can. sci. halieut. aquat. 3143 : viii + 65 p.

Lair S, Measures LN, Martineau D (2016): Pathologic Findings and Trends in Mortality in the Beluga (Delphinapterus leucas) Population of the St Lawrence Estuary, Quebec, Canada, From 1983 to 2012. Veterinary pathology 53(1): 22-36.

CWHC Western/NorthernCentre régional de l’Ouest et du Nord

McGregor GF, Gottschalk M, Godson DL, Wilkins W, Bollinger TK.  2015. Disease risks associated with free-ranging wild boar in Saskatchewan. Canadian Veterinary  Journal. 2015 Aug;56(8):839-44.

McGuire LP, Turner JM, Warnecke L, McGregor G, Bollinger TK, Misra V, Foster JT, Frick WF, Kilpatrick AM, Willis CK.  2016. White-Nose Syndrome Disease Severity and a Comparison of Diagnostic Methods. Ecohealth. 2016 Mar;13(1):60-71. doi: 10.1007/s10393-016-1107-y

Rothenburger JL1, Bennett KR, Bryan LBollinger TK. 2015. Septicemic listeriosis in wild hares from Saskatchewan, Canada. Journal of  Wildlife Disease. 2015 Apr;51(2):503-8. doi: 10.7589/2014-06-159.

Rothenburger JL1,2, Myers S3, Lockerbie B, Wobeser B.  2015. Novel Papillomaviral Sequence Detected within Epidermal Plaques in a Wolf (Canis lupus).  Journal of Wildlife Disease. 2016 Jan;52(1):177-9. doi: 10.7589/2015-04-102.

Turner JM, Warnecke L, Wilcox A, Baloun D, Bollinger TK, Misra V, Willis CK. 2015. Conspecific disturbance contributes to altered hibernation patterns in bats with white-nose syndrome. Physiology and Behaviour. 2015 Mar 1;140:71-8. doi: 10.1016/j.physbeh.2014.12.013

Mejía Salazar MF, Waldner C, Stookey J, Bollinger TK. 2016. Infectious Disease and Grouping Patterns in Mule Deer.  PLoS One. 2016 Mar 23;11(3):e0150830. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0150830. eCollection 2016

Books/Book ChaptersChapitres du manuel

Black S. Duignan P, Akeeagok J, and Raverty S.  Marine animal health in a changing arctic. Book Chapter. In press

Sanchez S, M Franca, N Nemeth. 2016. Microbiological Hazards of Wild Birds and Free-Range Chickens. Pp 89-130 In Food Safety Risks from Wildlife: Challenges in Agriculture, Conservation, and Public Health (Food Microbiology and Food Safety series). Jay-Russell M, Doyle M (ed.), Springer.

ReportsRapports

Calambokidis J, Norman S, Flynn K, Zerbini A, Douglas A, Mate B, Hayslip C, Baker S, Gulland F, Moore M, Raverty S, Rotstein S, Gendron D, and Sears R. Final Report: Examination of health effects and long-term impacts of deployments of tags on large whales in the eastern North Pacific. OSC Study, United States Department of the Interior Bureau of Ocean Energy Management (BOEM). Environmental Studies Program Information System. February 2016.

Duffield D, Gaydos J, Raverty S, Wilkinson K, Norberg B, Barre L, Hanson B, Foreman P, Traxler A, Lambourn D, Jeffries S, Huggins J, Calambokidis J, McKlveen T, Dennison S, and Brubaker H.  Wild Animal Mortality Investigation: Southern Resident Killer Whale L-112 Final Report. NOAA Technical Report, July 2015

North Atlantic Marine Mammal Commission (NAMMCO) (participants: C Lockyer [chair],  B Adams, A Brower, P-Y Daoust, GM Eiríksson, N Enoksen, HM Hansen, S Heilmann, B Lambooij, N Levermann, K Loftsson, T Mogoe, OM Myklebust, B Papis, J Prewitt, KA Ryeng, J Scordino, T Soløy, R Stimmelmayr, L Walløe, C Winsnes, H Ynnesdal, EO Øen).  2015.  Report of the Expert Group meeting on assessing time to death from the large whale hunts.  Copenhagen, Denmark. 46 pp. http://www.nammco.no/publications/hunting-committee/expert-group-meeting-reports/

Nishi J, Elkin VB, Stephen C. 2016. A Review of Animal Health Policies and its Implications for Salvaging a Captive Breeding Herd of Disease-free Wood Bison (Bison bison athabascae). File Report No. 146, Department of Environment and Natural Resources, Government of the Northwest Territories. Dec. 2015

Segers J, S McBurney, H Broders, L Grant. 2016. Prince Edward Island National Park Bat Inventory and Monitoring 2015 - Technical Report. Prepared for: Parks Canada Agency - Prince Edward Island National Park. Canadian Wildlife Health Cooperative

Stephen C, Duncan D. 2016. Candidate early warning signals at the wildlife-environment-human nexus to inform public health decisions on climate change vulnerability. Report to the Public Health Agency of Canada. March 2016.

Stephen C, Forzan M, Redford T, Zimmer M. 2015. Batrachochytrium salamandrivorans. A Threat Assessment of Salamander Chytrid Disease. Environment Canada

Stephen C, Zimmer P, Moffatt E, Parmley J. 2015. Considerations for planning future wild bird avian influenza surveillance in Canada. Canadian Food Inspection Agency

Stephen C, Zimmer P. 2016. Review 2015-16 avian influenza surveillance. Report on capacity to meet performance expectations of the national plan. Report to the Canadian Food Inspection Agency. March 2016.

Stephen C. 2016. Exploring a wildlife health agenda for the CFIA: A scan of policy, obligations and expectations. Report to the Canadian Food Inspection Agency. March 2016.

2014/2015 PUBLICATIONS LISTListe des publications 2014-2015

CWHC National OfficeBureau national du RCSF

Anholt, R.M., C. Robertson, J. Berezowski, & C. Stephen. 2014. Spatial-temporal clustering of companion animal enteric syndrome: Detection and investigation through the use of electronic medical records from participating private practices. Epidemiology and Infection 29:1-12.

Anholt, R.M., J. Berezowski, C. Ribble, M.L. Russell, & C. Stephen. 2014. Using informatics and the electronic medical record to describe antimicrobial use in the clinical management of diarrhea cases at 12 companion animal practices. PLOS One 9(7): e103190. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0103190.

Anholt, R.M., J. Berezowski, I. Jamal, C. Ribble, & C. Stephen. 2014. Mining free-text medical records for companion animal enteric syndrome surveillance. Preventive Veterinary Medicine. 113(4): 417-22.

Anholt, R.M., J. Berezowski, K. MacLean, & C. Stephen. 2014. The application of medical informatics to the veterinary management programs at sentinel companion animal practices: an Alberta case study. Preventive Veterinary Medicine 113(2): 165-74.

Bourbonnais, M.L., T.A. Nelson, M. Cattet, C.T. Darimont, G.B. Stenhouse, & D.M. Janz. 2014. Environmental factors and habitat use influence body condition of individuals in a species at risk, the grizzly bear. Conservation Physiology 2(1): doi: 10.1093/conphys/cou043.

Brook, R.K., M. Cattet, C.T. Darimont, P.C. Paquet, & G. Proulx. 2015. Maintaining ethical standards during conservation crises. Canadian Wildlife Biology & Management 4(1): 72-79.

Burns, T., C. Stephen, & J. Wade. 2014. A scoping analysis of peer reviewed literature about linkages between aquaculture and human development outcomes. Ecohealth 11(2): 227-40.

Cattet, M., B.J. Macbeth, D.M. Janz, A. Zedrosser, J.E. Swenson, M. Dumond, & G.B. Stenhouse. 2014. Quantifying long-term stress in brown bears with the hair cortisol concentration: a biomarker that may be confounded by rapid changes in response to capture and handling. Conservation Physiology 2(1): doi: 10.1093/conphys/cou026.

Chapinal, N., B. Schumaker, D. Joly, B. Elkin, & C. Stephen. 2015. Bayesian analysis to evaluate tests for the detection of Mycobacterium bovis in free-ranging wild bison in the absence of a gold standard. Journal of Wildlife Disease (Accepted Jan 2014).

Dhakal, S., D.D. Joshi, A. Ale, M. Sharma, M. Dahal, Y. Shah, D.K. Pant, & C. Stephen. 2014. Regional variation in farmer knowledge and exposure to Japanese encephalitis risk factors in Nepal: implications for public health education. PLoS One. DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0085399

Gunawardana, S., D. Thilakarathne, I.S. Abegunawardana, P. Abeynayake, C. Robertson, & C. Stephen. 2014. Risk factors for bovine mastitis in the Central Province of Sri Lanka. Tropical Animal Health and Production 46(7): 1105-12.

Hecker, K., S. el Kurdi, D.D. Joshi, & C. Stephen. 2014. Using network analysis to explore if professional opinions on Japanese Encephalitis risk factors in Nepal reflect a socio-ecological system perspective. Ecohealth 10(4):415-22.

Jenkins, E., A. Simone, N. Bachand, & C. Stephen. 2015. Wildlife parasites in a One Health world. Trends in Parasitology. S1471-4922(15)00003-3. doi: 10.1016/j.pt.2015.01.002

Mahboubi, P., M. Parkes, C. Stephen, & H.M. Chan. 2015. Using expert informed GIS to locate important marine social-ecological hotspots. Journal of Environmental Management. S0301-4797(15)30003-7. doi: 10.1016/j.jenvman.2015.03.055.

Nguyen, V., H. Nguyen-Viet, P. Pham-Duc, C. Stephen, & S. McEwan. 2014. Identifying impediments and enablers of ecohealth for a case study of health and environmental sanitation in Hanam, Vietnam. Infectious Diseases of Poverty. 3:36 doi:10.1186/2049-9957-3-36

Proulx, G., D. Rodtka, M.W. Barrett, M. Cattet, D. Dekker, E. Moffatt, & R.A. Powell. 2015. Humaneness and selectivity of killing neck snares used to capture canids in Canada: A review. Canadian Wildlife Biology & Management 4(1): 55-65.

Proulx, G., R.K. Brook, M. Cattet, C.T. Darimont, & P.C. Paquet. 2015. Poisoning wolves with strychnine is unacceptable in experimental studies and conservation programmes. Environmental Conservation (In press).

Salb, A., C. Stephen, C. Ribble, & B. Elkin. 2014. Descriptive epidemiology of detected anthrax outbreaks in wild wood bison (Bison bison athabascae) in northern Canada from 1962-2008. Journal of Wildlife Disease 50(3): 459-68. doi: 10.7589/2013-04-095.

Stephen, C. & W. Karesh. 2014. Is ‘One Health’ delivering results? OIE Scientific and Technical Review 33(2): 375-379.

Stephen, C. 2014. Towards a modernized definition of wildlife health. Journal of Wildlife Disease. 50(3):427-30. doi: 10.7589/2013-11-305

Stephen, C., J. Berezowski J, & V. Misra. 2014. Surprise is a neglected aspect of emerging infectious disease. Ecohealth. DOI: 10.1007/s10393-014-1001

CWHC AlbertaCentre régional de l’Alberta

Catalano, S., M. Lejeune, B. Van Paridon, C.A. Pagan, J.D. Wasmuth, P. Tizzani, P.J. Duignan, & S.A. Nadler. 2015. Morphological variability and molecular identification of Uncinaria spp. (Nematoda: Ancylostomatidae) from grizzly and black bears: new species or phenotypic plasticity? Journal of Parasitology 2014 Dec 30, Epub ahead of print.

Catalano, S., M. Lejeune, G.G. Verocai, & P.J. Duignan. 2014. First report of Taenia arctos (Cestoda: Taeniidae) from grizzly (Ursus arctos horribilis) and black bears (Ursus americanus) in North America. Parasitology International 63(2): 389-391.

Catalano, S., M. Lejeune, P. Tizzani, G.G. Verocai, H. Schwantje, C. Nelson, & P.J. Duignan. 2015. Helminths of grizzly and black bears in Alberta and British Columbia, Canada. Canadian Journal of Zoology. Submitted Mar, 2015.

Davidson, R.K., H. Amundsen, N.O. Lie, K. Luyckx, L.J. Robertson, G.G. Verocai, S.J. Kutz, & B. Ytrehus. 2014. Sentinels in a climatic outpost: Endoparasites in the introduced muskox (Ovibos moschatus wardi) population of Dovrefjell, Norway. International Journal for Parasitology: Parasites and Wildlife 3(2): 154-160.

Davidson, R.K., S.J. Kutz, K. Madslien, E. Hoberg, & K. Handeland. 2014. Gastrointestinal parasites in an isolated Norwegian population of wild red deer (Cervus elaphus ). Acta Veterinaria Scandinavica 56(1): 59.

Dobson, A., P.K. Molnár, & S.J. Kutz. 2015. Climate change and Arctic parasites. Trends in Parasitology 31(5): 181-188.

Duignan, P.J. et al. 2014. Phocine distemper Virus: Current knowledge and future directions. Viruses 6 (12): 5093-5134.

Gortazar, C., S.J. Kutz et al. 2014. Crossing the interspecies barrier: opening the door to zoonotic pathogens. PLoS Pathogens 10(6): e1004129.

Kutz, S.J., E.P. Hoberg, P.K. Molnár, A. Dobson, & G.G. Verocai. 2014. A walk on the tundra: Host-parasite interactions in an extreme environment. International Journal for Parasitology: Parasites and Wildlife 3(2): 198-208.

Lejeune, M., F. Moreau, & K. Chadee. 2014. Loss of EP2 receptor subtype in colonic cells compromise epithelial barrier integrity by altering Claudin-4. Plos one 9(11): e113270.

Liccioli, S., S.J. Kutz, K.E. Ruckstuhl, & A. Massolo. 2014. Spatial heterogeneity and temporal variations in Echinococcus multilocularis infections in wild hosts in a North American urban setting. International Journal for Parasitology 44(7): 457-465.

Pruvot, M., S.J. Kutz, H.W. Barkema, J. De Buck, & K. Orsel. 2014. Occurrence of Mycobacterium avium subspecies paratuberculosis and Neospora caninum in Alberta cow-calf operations. Preventative Veterinary Medicine 117(1): 95-102.

Pruvot, M., D. Seidel, M.S. Boyce, M. Musiani, A. Massolo, S.J. Kutz, & K. Orsel. 2014. What attracts elk onto cattle pasture? Implications for inter-species disease transmission. Preventative Veterinary Medicine 117(2): 326-339.

Rose, H., B. Hoar, S.J. Kutz, & E.R. Morgan. 2014. Exploiting parallels between livestock and wildlife: Predicting the impact of climate change on gastrointestinal nematodes in ruminants. International Journal for Parasitology: Parasites and Wildlife 3(2): 209-219.

Rothenburger, J.L., C.G. Himsworth, M. Lejeune, P.M. Treuting, & F.A. Leighton. 2014. Lesions associated with Eucoleus sp. in the non-glandular stomach of wild urban rats (Rattus norvegicus). International Journal for Parasitology: Parasites and Wildlife 3(2): 95-101.

Rothenburger, J.L., C.G. Himsworth, V. Chang, M. Lejeune, & F.A. Leighton. 2014. Capillaria hepatica in wild Norway rats (Rattus norvegicus) from Vancouver, Canada. Journal of Wildlife Diseases 50(3): 628-33.

Smith, A.F., C.A.D. Semeniuk, S.J. Kutz, & A. Massolo. 2014. Dog-walking behaviours affect gastrointestinal parasitism in park-attending dogs. Parasites & Vectors 7: 429.

Van Bressem, M.F., P.J. Duignan et al. 2014. Cetacean morbillivirus: Current knowledge and future directions. Viruses 6 (12): 5145-5181.

Verocai, G.G., E.P. Hoberg, T. Vikøren, K. Handeland, B. Ytrehus, A.M. Rezansoff, R.K. Davidson, J.S. Gilleard, & S.J. Kutz. 2014. Resurrection and redescription of Varestrongylus alces (Nematoda: Protostrongylidae), a lungworm of the Eurasian moose (Alces alces), with report on associated pathology. Parasites & Vectors 7: 557.

Verocai, G.G., S.J. Kutz, M. Simard, & E.P. Hoberg. 2014. Varestrongylus eleguneniensis sp. n. (Nematoda: Protostrongylidae): a widespread, multi-host lungworm of wild North American ungulates, with an emended diagnosis for the genus and explorations of biogeography. Parasites & Vectors 7: 556.

CWHC AtlanticCentre régional de l’Atlantique

Bond, A.L., J.F. Provencher, P-Y. Daoust, & Z.N. Lucas. 2014. Plastic ingestion by fulmars and shearwaters at Sable Island, Nova Scotia, Canada. Marine Pollution Bulletin 87:68-75.

Burns, L.E., J.L. Segers, & H.G. Broders. 2015. Bat Activity and Community Composition in the Northern Boreal Forest of South-Central Labrador, Canada. Northeastern Naturalist 22(1): 32-40. doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1656/045.022.0109

Forzán M.J., K.M. Jones, R.V. Vanderstichel, J. Wood, F.S.B. Kibenge, T. Kuiken, W. Wirth, E. Ariel, & P-Y. Daoust. 2015. Clinical signs, pathology and dose-dependent survival of adult wood frogs, Rana sylvatica, inoculated orally with frog virus 3 (Ranavirus sp., Iridoviridae). Journal of General Virology (JGV-D-14-00103), in press

Khankhet J., K.J. Vanderwolf, D.F. McAlpine, S. McBurney, D.P. Overy, D. Slavic, & J. Xu. 2014. Clonal expansion of the Pseudogymnoascus destructans genotype in North America is accompanied by significant variation in phenotypic expression. PLoS ONE 9(8): e104684. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0104684.

McBurney, S., W.K. Kelly-Clark, M.J. Forzán, B. Lawson, K.M. Tyler, & S.J. Greenwood. 2015.  Molecular characterization of Trichomonas gallinae isolates recovered from Canadian Maritime provinces’ wild avifauna reveals the presence of the genotype responsible for the European finch trichomonosis epidemic amongst additional strains.  Parasitology doi:10.1017/S0031182015000281.

Segers J.L. & H.G. Broders. 2015. Interspecific effects of forest fragmentation on bats. Canadian Journal of Zoology 92(8): 665-673, 10.1139/cjz-2014-0040

Segers, J.L. & H.G. Broders. 2015. Carbon (δ 13 C) and nitrogen (δ 15 N) stable isotope signatures in bat fur indicate swarming sites have catchment areas for bats from different summering areas. PLoS ONE 10(4): e0125755. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0125755

Stacy, B.A., C.J. Innis, P-Y. Daoust, J. Wyneken, M. Miller, H. Harris, M.C. James, E.F. Christiansen, & A. Foley. 2014. Solitary large intestinal diverticulitis in leatherback turtles (Dermochelys coriacea). Veterinary Pathology DOI: 10.1177/0300985814549211

CWHC BCCentre régional de la Colombie-Britannique

Anholt, H., C.G. Himsworth, J. Rothenburger, H. Proctor, & D.M. Patrick. 2014. Notoedres muris in black and Norway rats (Rattus rattus and Rattus norvegicus) from inner-city Vancouver, Canada. Journal of Wildlife Diseases 50(1): 104-108.

Feng, A.Y.T. & C.G. Himsworth. 2014. The secret life of the city rat: A review of the ecology of urban Norway and black rats. Urban Ecosystems 17(1): 149-162.

Himsworth, C.G., C.M. Jardine, K.L. Parsons, A.Y.T. Feng, & D.M. Patrick. 2014. The characteristics of wild rat (Rattus spp.) populations with a focus on factors critical to the understanding of rat-associated zoonoses. PLoS One 9(3): e91654.

Himsworth, C.G., D.M. Patrick, S. Mak, C.M. Jardine, P. Tang, & J.S. Weese. 2014. Carriage of Clostridium difficile by wild urban Norway and black rats (Rattus norvegicus and Rattus rattus). Applied and Environmental Microbiology 80(4): 1299-1305.

Himsworth, C.G., E. Zabek, A. Desruisseau, E.J. Parmley, R. Reid-Smith, C.M. Jardine, P. Tang, & D.M.Patrick. 2015. Prevalence and characteristics of Escherichia coli and Salmonella spp. in the feces of wild urban Norway and black rats (Rattus norvegicus and Rattus rattus) from an inner-city neighborhood of Vancouver, Canada. Journal of Wildlife Diseases, Accepted January 13, 2015.

Himsworth, C.G., E. Zabek, P. Tang, K.L. Parsons, M. Koehn, C.M. Jardine, & D.M. Patrick.  2014. Bacteria isolated from conspecific bite wounds in Norway and black rats: Implications for rat bite-associated infections in people. Vector Borne and Zoonotic Diseases 14(2): 94-100.

Himsworth, C.G., K.L. Parsons, A.Y.T. Feng, T. Kerr, C.M. Jardine, & D.M. Patrick. 2014. A Mixed Methods Approach to Exploring the Relationship Between  Norway Rat (Rattus norvegicus) Abundance and Features of the Urban Environment in an Inner-City Neighborhood of Vancouver, Canada. PLoS One 9(5): e9776.

Himsworth, C.G., M. Kosoy, Y. Bai, H. Wood, A. Dibernardo, R. Lindsay, J. Bidulka, P. Tang, C.M. Jardine, & D.M. Patrick. 2015. An investigation of Bartonella spp., Rickettsia typhi, and Seoul hantavirus in rats (Rattus spp.) from an inner-city neighborhood of Vancouver, Canada: Is pathogen presence a reflection of global and local rat population structure? Vector Borne and Zoonotic Diseases 15(1): 21-26. 

Himsworth, C.G., R.R. Miller, V. Montoya, L. Hoang, M.G. Romney, G.N. Al-Rawahi, T. Kerr, C.M. Jardine, D.M. Patrick, P. Tang, & J.S. Weese. 2014. Carriage of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus by wild urban Norway rats (Rattus norvegicus). PLoS One 9(2): e87983.

Rothenburger, J.L., C.G. Himsworth, M. Lejeune, P.M. Treuting, & F.A. Leighton. 2014. Lesions associated with Eucoleus sp. in the non-glandular stomach of wild urban rats (Rattus norvegicus). International Journal for Parasitology: Parasites & Wildlife 3(2): 95-101.

Rothenburger, J.L., C.G. Himsworth, P.M. Treuting, & F.A. Leighton. 2015. Survey of cardiovascular pathology in wild urban Rattus norvegicus and Rattus rattus. Veterinary Pathology 52: 201-208.

Rothenburger, J.L., C.G. Himsworth, V. Chang, M. Lejeune, & F.A. Leighton. 2014. Capillaria hepatica in wild Norway rats (Rattus norvegicus) from Vancouver, Canada. Journal of Wildlife Diseases 50(3): 628-633.

CWHC Ontario/NunavutCentre régional de l’Ontario et du Nunavut

Allen, S.E., D. Ojkic, & C.M. Jardine.  2014. Seroprevalence of Leptospira in wild mammals trapped on livestock farms in Ontario, Canada. Journal of Wildlife Diseases 50: 666-670.

Berkvens, C.N., A. Lentini, C.J. Dutton, D.L. Pearl, I.K. Barker & G.J. Crawshaw. 2014. Serum and Hepatic Vitamin A Levels in Captive and Wild Marine Toads (Bufo marinus). Zoo Biology 33: 536-543.

Cox, S., D. Campbell, & N. Nemeth. 2015. Outbreaks of West Nile virus in captive waterfowl in Ontario, Canada. Avian Pathology 44(2):35-41.

Crawshaw, G., M. Pienkowski, A. Lentini, C. Dutton, P. Delnatte, D. Russell, C. Berkvens, I. Barker, & D. Smith. 2014. Brown Skin Disease - A Syndrome of Dysecdysis in Puerto Rican Crested Toads (Peltophrine lemur). Zoo Biology 33: 558-564.

Himsworth, C.G., K.L. Parsons, A.Y.T. Feng, T. Kerr, C.M. Jardine, & D.M. Patrick. 2014. A Mixed Methods Approach to Exploring the Relationship between Norway Rat (Rattus norvegicus) Abundance and Features of the Urban Environment in an Inner-City Neighborhood of Vancouver, Canada. PLoS ONE 9(5): e97776. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0097776

Jardine, C.M, D.L. Pearl, K. Puskas, D.G. Campbell, L. Shirose, & A.S. Peregrine. 2014. The impact of land use, season, age, and sex on the prevalence and intensity of Baylisascaris procyonis infections in raccoons from Ontario, Canada. Journal of Wildlife Diseases 50(4):784-91.

Medhanie, G.A., D.L. Pearl, J. Schrock, S.A. McEwen, M.T. Guerin, C.M. Jardine, & J.T. LeJeune.  2014. A longitudinal study of feed contamination by European starling excreta on 15 dairy farms in Ohio (2007 - 2008). Journal of Dairy Science 97(8):5230-5238.

CWHC QuÉbecCentre régional du Québec

Bellehumeur, C., S. Lair, O. Nielsen, C.A. Gagnon. 2015. Identification of a novel herpesvirus associated with a penile proliferative lesion in a beluga whale (Delphinapterus leucas). Journal of Wildlife Diseases 51(1): 244–249.

Fortin, J.S., A. Santamaria-Bouvier, S. Lair, A.D. Dallaire, & M-O. Benoit-Biancamano. 2015. Anatomic and molecular characterization of the endocrine pancreas of a teleostean fish: Atlantic wolffish (Anarhichas lupus) Zoological Studies 54:21.

Houde, M., G. Maeva, M, Douville, B. Bougas, P. Couture, A.O. DeSilva, C. Spencer, S. Lair, L. Bernatchez, & C. Gagnon. 2014. A multi-level biological approach to evaluate impacts of a major municipal effluent in wild St. Lawrence River yellow perch (Perca flavescens). Science of the Total Environment 497–498: 307–318.

CWHC Western/NorthernCentre régional de l’Ouest et du Nord

Antonation, K.S., T.K. Shury, T.K. Bollinger, A. Olson, P. Mabon, G. Van Domselaar & C.R. Corbett. 2014. Sylvatic Plague in a Canadian Black-Tailed Prairie Dog (Cynomys ludovicianus). Journal of Wildlife Diseases 50(3): 699-702.

Lockerbie, B.P., T.K. Bollinger & H.J. Burgess. 2014. Use of the polymerase chain reaction assay for the detection of Babesia odocoilei 18S ribosomal RNA in formalin-fixed tissues. Journal of Veterinary Diagnostic Investigation 26(4): 538-541.

Rothenburger, J.L., K.R. Bennett, L. Bryan & T.K. Bollinger. 2015. Septicemic listeriosis in wild hares from Saskatchewan, Canada. Journal of Wildlife Diseases 51(2): 503-508.

Scott, S.J. & T.K. Bollinger. 2014. Flavobacterium columnare: an important contributing factor to fish die-offs in southern lakes of Saskatchewan, Canada. Journal of Veterinary Diagnostic Investigation 26(6): 832-836.

Scott, S.J. & T.K. Bollinger. 2015. The causes of eagle mortality in Saskatchewan, 1992-2012. Canadian Wildlife Biology and Management 4(1): 31-39.

Scott, S.J., M.J. Griffin, S. Quiniou, L. Khoo & T.K. Bollinger. 2014. Myxobolus neurophilus Guilford 1963 (Myxosporea: Myxobolidae): a common parasite infecting yellow perch Perca flavacens (Mitchell, 1814) in Saskatchewan, Canada. Journal of Fish Diseases 38: 355-364.

Turner, J. M., L. Warnecke, A. Wilcox, D. Baloun, T. Bollinger, V. Misra& C. Willis. 2015. Conspecific disturbance contributes to altered hibernation patterns in bats with white-nose syndrome. Physiology and Behaviour 140: 71-78.

Wilcox, A., L. Warnecke, J.M. Turner, L.P. McGuire, J.W. Jameson, V. Misra, T.K. Bollinger & C.K.R. Willis. 2014. Behaviour of hibernating little brown bats experimentally inoculated with the pathogen that causes white-nose syndrome. Animal Behaviour 88: 157-164.

Books/Book ChaptersChapitres du manuel

Cameron, Mariner, Paisley, Parmley, Roger, Scott, Willeberg, Wolhuter.  2014.  OIE Guide to Terrestrial Animal Health Surveillance. editors Bruckner, Knopf, MacDiarmid, Munstermann.  ISBN 978-92-9044-842-6 108 pp.

ReportsRapports

Jardine, C.M., E.J. Parmley, D. Campbell, A. Neilsen, K. Pastor, K. Clow, D. Sinclair,
P. Oesterle, D. Cristo, & L. Shirose. 2014. Assessment of Risk to and Associated with Ontario Wildlife from Non-native Pathogens., submitted to Ontario Ministry of Natural Resources.

Daoust P-Y. & O. Ortenburger. 2014. Advice on euthanasia techniques for small and large cetaceans. DFO Canadian Science Advisory Secretariat Research Document 2014/111. 34p.

Daoust P-Y. & Z. Stacey. 2014. Harvesting seal products of high quality for human consumption. DFO Canadian Science Advisory Secretariat Research Document 2014/009. 34 p. (aussi disponible en français)

Stephen, C., P. Zimmer, E. Moffatt, & J. Parmley. 2015. Considerations for planning future wild bird avian influenza surveillance in Canada. Document prepared for Canadian Food Inspection Agency.

Stephen, C., M.J. Forzán, T. Redford, & M. Zimmer. March 2015. Batrachochytrium salamandrivorans: A threat assessment of salamander chytrid disease.  Document prepared for Environment Canada.

Stephen, C. & T. Stitt. 2014. Animals as sentinels for public health risk associated with the oil and gas industry: A primer for environmental health professionals. National Collaborating Centre for Environmental Health.

Stephen, C. 2014. Wildlife health surveillance design and sample size considerations. Department of Environment and Natural Resources, Government of the Northwest Territories.

Other Non Peer-reviewed Literature

Trent K. Bollinger, 2014. “White-tailed deer and circling moose” Western Canadian Game Warden, Summer Issue

Trent K. Bollinger (2014). “Tapeworm cysts in hunted deer, moose and other cervids” Western Canadian Game Warden, Fall Issue.

Trent K. Bollinger (2015). “Introduced species and pathogens, a global threat to biodiversity” Western Canadian Game Warden, Winter Issue.

2013/2014 PUBLICATIONS LISTListe des publications 2013-2014

Daoust P-Y, M Hammill, G Stenson, C Caraguel. 2013. A review of animal welfare implications of the Canadian commercial seal hunt: A critique. Marine Policy http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.marpol.2013.07.012

Kelly-Clark WK, S McBurney, MJ Forzán, M Desmarchelier, and SJ Greenwood. 2013. Detection and characterization of a Trichomonas isolate from a rehabilitated bald eagle (Haliaeetus leucocephalus). J Zoo Wildl Med 44(4):1123-1126.

Forzán MJ, J Wood. 2013. Low detection of Ranavirus DNA in wild postmetamorphic green frogs, Rana (Lithobates) clamitans, despite previous or concurrent tadpole mortality. J Wildl Dis 49:879-886.

Forzán MJ, LV Ferguson, TG Smith. 2014. Calcium oxalate nephrolithiasis and tubular necrosis in recent metamorphs of Rana sylvatica (Lithobates sylvaticus) fed spinach during the premetamorphic (tadpole) stage. Vet Pathol doi:10.1177/0300985814535607

Stephen C. 2014. Towards a modernized definition of wildlife health. Journal of Wildlife Disease. (in press)

Anholt RM, Berezowski J, MacLean K, Stephen C (2014). The application of medical informatics to the veterinary management programs at sentinel companion animal practices: an Alberta case study. Preventive Veterinary Medicine. 113(2):165-74

Anholt RM, Berezowski J, Jamal I , Ribble  C,  Stephen C. 2014.  Mining free-text medical records for companion animal enteric syndrome surveillance.  Preventive Veterinary Medicine. 113(4):417-22.

Dhakal S, Joshi DD, Ale A, Sharma M, Dahal M, Shah Y, Pant DK, Stephen C. (2014) Regional variation in farmer knowledge and exposure to Japanese encephalitis risk factors in Nepal: implications for public health education. PLoS One. DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0085399

Stephen C, Karesh W. 2014 (in press). Is ‘One Health’ delivering results? OIE Scientific and Technical Review, Vol. 33 (2), August

Burns T, Stephen C, Wade J. (Epub ahead of print) A scoping analysis of peer reviewed literature about linkages between aquaculture and human development outcomes. Ecohealth. Oct 5

Hecker K, el Kurdi S, Joshi DD, Stephen C. (2014) Using network analysis to explore if professional opinions on Japanese Encephalitis risk factors in Nepal reflect a socio-ecological system perspective. Ecohealth 10(4):415-22

Burns T, Ribble C, McLaws M,  Kelton D,  Stephen, C. 2013.  Perspectives of an Underrepresented Stakeholder Group, Backyard Flock Owners, on Poultry Health and Avian Influenza Control.  Journal of Risk Research, 16: 245-260.

Robertson C, Pant D, Joshi DD, Stephen C. 2013. Comparative spatial dynamics of Japanese Encephalitis and Acute Encephalitis Syndrome in Nepal. PLoS ONE 8(7): e66168. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0066168

Burns, T, Ribble, C. McLaws, M., Kelton, D. Stephen, C. 2013. Can we increase compliance in reportable animal disease control by better understanding the views of stakeholders? A qualitative investigation of British Columbia backyard flock owners perspectives on bird health and avian influenza. Journal of Risk Research. 16(2): 245-260

Stephen C. 2013. Toward a new definition of animal health: lessons from the Cohen Commission and SPS Agreement. Optimum Online. 43(1) March http://www.optimumonline.ca/article.phtml?id=430.

DeCiccio E, Stephen C, et al. 2013. Scuticociliatid ciliate outbreak in Australian pot-bellied seashores, Hippocampus abdominalis (Lesson, 1827): Clinical signs, histopathological findings and treatment with metronidazole. Journal of Zoo and Wildlife Medicine. 44(2): 435-440

J. L. Rothenburger, C. G. Himsworth, P. M. Treuting,and F. A. Leighton. 2014. Survey of Cardiovascular Pathology in Wild Urban Rattus Norvegicus and Rattus Rattus. Veterinary Pathology. published online 31 March 2014. DOI: 10.1177/0300985814528220

Sarah H. Olson, Jane Parmley, Catherine Soos, Martin Gilbert, Neus Latorre-Margalef, Jeffrey S. Hall, Frederick Leighton, Vincent Munster, Damien Joly. 2014. Sampling strategies and biodiversity of influenza A subtypes in wild birds. PLoS One (Accepted)

Schurer, J., T. Shury, F. Leighton, E. Jenkins. 2013. Surveillance for Echinococcus Canadensis genotypes in Canadian ungulates. International Journal for Parasitology: Parasites and Wildlife. 2: 97-101.

Himsworth CG, Jardine CM, Parsons KL, Feng AYT, Patrick DM.  2014.  The Characteristics of Wild Rat (Rattus spp.) Populations from an Inner-City Neighborhood with a Focus on Factors Critical to the Understanding of Rat-Associated Zoonoses. PLoS ONE 9(3): e91654.   

Himsworth CG, Zabek E, Parsons KL, Koehn M, Tang P, Jardine CM, Patrick DM.  2014.  Bacteria isolated from conspecific bite wounds in Norway and black rats: implications for rat-bite-associated infections in people.  Vector Borne and Zoonotic Diseases 14(2): 94-100

Himsworth CG, Miller R, Montoya V, Tang P, Patrick DM, Jardine CM, Hoa L, Romney M, Kerr T, Weese JS.  2014.  Carriage of Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus aureus by Wild Urban Rats.  PLoS ONE 9(2): e87983. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0087983

Himsworth CG, Patrick DM, Mak S, Jardine CM, Tang P, Weese JS.  2014.  Carriage of Clostridium difficile by Wild Urban Norway and Black Rats (Rattus norvegicus and Rattus rattus). Applied and Environmental Microbiology 80 (4): 1299-1305.

Werden L, Barker IK, Bowman J, Gonzales EK, Leighton P, Lindsay LR, Jardine CM.  2014.  Geography, Deer, and Host Biodiversity Shape the Pattern of Lyme Disease Emergence in the Thousand Islands Archipelago of Ontario, Canada. PLoS ONE 9(1): e85640. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0085640

Himsworth CG, Bidulka J, Feng AYT, Parsons KL, Tang P, Jardine CM, Mak S, Robinson J, Patrick D.  2013. Ecology of Pathogenic Leptospira spp. in Norway and Black Rats (Rattus norvegicus and Rattus rattus) in an Inner-City Urban Neighborhood of Vancouver, Canada.   PLOS Neglected Tropical Diseases 7(6): e2270. doi:10.1371/journal.pntd.0002270.

Himsworth CG, Parsons KL, Jardine C, Patrick DM. 2013. Rats, cities, people, and pathogens: A systematic review and narrative synthesis of literature regarding the ecology of rat-associated zoonoses in urban centers. Vector Borne & Zoonotic Diseases 13(6):349-59.

Allen SE, Janecko N, Pearl DL, Boerlin P, Reid-Smith RJ, and Jardine CM.  2013.  Comparison of Escherichia coli recovery and antimicrobial resistance in cecal, colon, and fecal samples collected from wild house mice (Mus musculus). Journal of Wildlife Diseases 49:432-436.

Jardine CM, Reid-Smith RJ, Rousseau J, Weese JS.  2013.  Detection of Clostridium difficile in wild small mammals in Southern Ontario, Canada.  Journal of Wildlife Diseases 49:418-421.

Olson SH, Parmley J, Soos C, Gilbert M, Latorre-Margalef N, et al. (2014) Sampling Strategies and Biodiversity of Influenza A Subtypes in Wild Birds. PLoS ONE 9(3): e90826.

Berkvens, C.N., C. Hyatt, C. Gilman, D.L. Pearl, I.K. Barker and G.F. Mastromonaco. 2013. Validation of a shed skin corticosterone enzyme  immunoassay in the African House Snake (Lamprophis fuliginosus) and its  evaluation in the Eastern Massasauga Rattlesnake (Sistrurus catenatus  catenatus). General and Comparative Endocrinology 194: 1-9.

J. Laird Shutt, David W. Andrews, D.V. Chip Weseloh, David J. Moore, Craig E. Hebert, G. Douglas Campbell and Kim Williams.  The importance of island surveys in documenting disease-related mortality and Botulism E in Great Lakes colonial waterbirds.  Journal of Great Lakes Research. 2014. 40(1): 58-63.

K.E. Shearer, M.J. Harte, D. Ojkic, J. Delay, and D. Campbell.  Detection of Leptospira spp. In wildlife reservoir hosts in Ontario through comparison of immunohistochemical and polymerase chain reaction genotyping methods.  Canadian Veterinary Journal.  2014. 55(3): 240-248.

2014. Pauline Delnatte, Éva Nagy, Davor Ojkic, David Leishman, Graham Crawshaw,Kyle Elias, Dale A. Smith. Seroprevalence and prevalence of cloacal shedding of avian bornavirus in free-ranging waterfowl. Journal of Wildlife Diseases, EPub ahead of print. doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.7589/2013-08-218

2014. Pauline Delnatte, Éva Nagy, Davor Ojkic, Graham Crawshaw, Dale A. Smith Investigation into the possibility of vertical transmission of avian bornavirus in free-ranging Canada geese (Branta canadensis). Avian Pathology, EPub ahead of print.  doi:10.1080/03079457.2014.921279

Nemeth N, P Oesterle. 2014 West Nile virus from an avian-conservation perspective. International Zoo Yearbook 48:101-115. doi:10.1111/izy.12031

Allison A, K Keel, J Philips, A Cartoceti, B Munk, N Nemeth, et al. 2014. Avian oncogenesis induced by lymphoproliferative disease virus: A neglected or emerging retroviral pathogen? Virology 450-51:2-12.

Magenwirth J, N Nemeth, B Munk, K Keel, J Brown. 2013. Infestation of two brown-headed cowbirds (Molothrus ater) with the hunchback mite (Harpirhynchus quasimodo). Avian Diseases 57(4):818-821.

Kistler W, J Brown, A Allison, N Nemeth, M Yabsley. 2014. First report of Angiostrongylus vasorum and Hepatozoon from a red fox (Vulpes vulpes) from West Virginia, USA. Veterinary Parasitology 200(1-2):216-220.

Nemeth N, J Brown, D Stallknecht, S Newman, E Howerth, D Swayne. 2013. Experimental infection of bar-headed geese (Anser indicus) and ruddy shelducks (Tadorna ferruginea) with a clade 2.3.2 H5N1 highly pathogenic avian influenza virus. Veterinary Pathology 50(6):961-970.

Aschenbroich S, N Nemeth, R Rech, R Briggs, S Sanchez, C Brown. 2013. Fibrinosuppurative meningoencephalitis caused by Mannheimia haemolytica A1 infection in a Holstein-Friesian calf. Journal of Comparative Pathology 149(2-3):167-171. doi.org/10.1016/j.jcpa.2013.02.001

Nemeth N, Blas-Machado U, Cazzini P, Oguni J, Camus M. 2013. Hepatocellular carcinoma in a ring-tailed lemur (Lemur catta). Journal of Comparative Pathology 148(2-3):283-287.

Sever L, Vo NTK, Lumsden JS, Bols N, Dixon B. (2014). Induction of rainbow trout MH class I and accessory proteins by viral hemorrhagic septicemia virus. Molecular Immunology 59:154-162.

Vo NTK, Bender AW, Lee LEJ, Lumsden JS, Lorenzen N, Dixon B, Bols NC. (2013). Development of a walleye cell line and use to study the effects of temperature on infection by viral hemorrhagic septicemia virus group IVb. Journal of Fish Diseases, doi: 10.1111/jfd.12208.

Pham J, Lumsden JS, Tafalla C, Dixon B, Bols N. (2013). Differential effects of viral hemorrhagic septicemia virus (VHSV) genotypes IVa and IVb on gill epithelial and spleen macrophage cell lines from rainbow trout (Onchorhynchus mykiss). Fish Shellfish Immunology 34:632-640.

Lair, S., D. Martineau, L.N. Measures. Causes of mortality in St. Lawrence Estuary beluga (Delphinapterus leuca) from 1983 to 2012. DFO Can. Sci. Advis. Sec. Res. Doc. 2013/119. iv + 37 p. 2014.

Rasambainarivo, F.T., T.R. Gillespie, P.C. Wright, J. Arsenault, A. Villeneuve, S. Lair. Survey of Giardia sp. and Cryptosporidium sp. in lemurs from the Ranomafana National Park, Madagascar. Journal of Wildlife Diseases. 49(3), 741–743. 2013.

Lesage, V., Measures, L., Mosnier, A., Lair, S., Michaud, R. and Béland, P. Mortality patterns in St. Lawrence Estuary beluga (Delphinapterus leucas), inferred from the carcass recovery data, 1983-2012. DFO Can. Sci. Advis. Sec. Res. Doc. 2013/118. iv + 23 p. 2014.

Delnatte, P., S. Lair, G. Beauchamp, G. Fitzgerald. Assessment of regrowth of flight feathers after manual removal in American kestrels (Falco sparverius). Journal of Zoo and Wildlife Medicine. In press. 2014.

Begeman, L., J. A. St. Leger, D.J. Blyde, T. P. Jauniaux, S. Lair, G. Lovewell, S. Raverty, H. Seibel, U. Siebert, S. L. Staggs, P. Martelli and R. I. Fleis. Intestinal volvulus in cetaceans. Veterinary Pathology, 50(4):590-596, 2013.

Wilcox, Alana, Warnecke, Lisa, Turner, James M., McGuire, Liam P., Jameson, Joel W., Misra, Vikram, Bollinger, Trent K., Willis, Craig K. R. 2014. Behaviour of hibernating little brown bats experimentally inoculated with the pathogen that causes white-nose syndrome. Animal Behaviour 88, 157-164

Warnecke, Lisa,Turner, James M., Bollinger, Trent K., Misra, Vikram, Cryan, Paul M., Blehert, David S., Wibbelt, Gudrun, Willis, Craig K. R. 2013 Pathophysiology of white-nose syndrome in bats: a mechanistic model linking wing damage to mortality. Biology Letters 9 (4) UNSP 20130177

Lockerbie, Betty P., Bollinger, Trent K., Burgess, Hillary J. 2014 Use of the polymerase chain reaction assay for the detection of Babesia odocoilei 18S ribosomal RNA in formalin-fixed tissues. Journal of Veterinary Diagnostic Investigation. In Press.

Scott, S. J., Griffin, M. J., Quiniou, S., Khoo, L., Bollinger, T. K. 2014 Myxobolus neurophilus Guilford 1963 (Myxosporea: Myxobolidae): a common parasite infecting yellow perch Perca flavacens (Mitchell, 1814) in Saskatchewan, Canada. Journal of Fish Diseases. In Press.

Boulanger J, Cattet M, Nielsen S, Stenhouse G, Cranston J. 2013. Use of multi-state models to explore relationships between changes in body condition, habitat and survival of grizzly bears Ursus arctos horribilis. Wildlife Biology 19:274-288.

Bourbonnais ML, Nelson TA, Cattet M, Darimont CT, Stenhouse GB. 2013. Spatial analysis of factors influencing long-term stress in the grizzly bear (Ursus arctos) population of Alberta, Canada. PLoS ONE 8(12): e83768. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0083768.

Cattet M. 2013. Falling through the cracks: shortcomings in the collaboration between biologists and veterinarians and its consequences for wildlife. ILAR Journal 54:33-40.

Nielsen SE, Cattet M, Boulanger J, Cranston J, McDermid GJ, Shafer ABA, Stenhouse GB. 2013. Environmental, biological and anthropogenic effects on grizzly bear body size: temporal and spatial considerations. BMC Ecology 13:31.

Timmins TL, Hunter AJS, Cattet M, Stenhouse GB. 2013. Developing spatial weight matrices for incorporation into multiple linear regression models: an example using grizzly bear body size and environmental predictor variables. Geographical Analysis 45:359-379.


Technical reportsRapports techniques

Stephen C, Stitt T. 2014. Animals as sentinels for public health risk associated with the oil and gas industry: A primer for environmental health professionals. National Collaborating Centre for Environmental Health.

Stephen C. 2014. Wildlife health surveillance design and sample size considerations. Department of Environment and Natural Resources. Government of the Northwest Territories.

Stephen C, Ribble C, Dawson J. 2014. Scoping the development of a School of Environment, Health and Society at Vancouver Island University. Vancouver Island University

Stephen C, Stemshorn B. 2013. A Framework for Identifying Institutional Strengths and Needs for One Health Programs. Report to the World Bank and the Stone Mountain Working Group.

2012/2013 PUBLICATIONS LISTListe des publications 2012-2013

Daoust P-Y, M van de Bildt, D van Riel, G van Amerongen, T Bestebroer, R Vanderstichel, RAM Fouchier, and T Kuiken. 2012. Replication of two subtypes of low-pathogenicity Avian Influenza virus of duck and gull origins in experimentally infected Mallard ducks. Veterinary Pathology Online http://vet.sagepub.com/content/early/2012/12/14/0300985812469633

Daoust P-Y, and C Caraguel. 2012. The Canadian harp seal hunt: observations on the effectiveness of procedures to avoid poor animal welfare outcomes. Animal Welfare 21: 445-455.

Van Der Hoop JM, MJ Moore, SG Barco, TVN Cole, P-Y Daoust, AG Henry, DF McAlpine, WA McLellan, T Wimmer, and AR Solow. 2012. Assessment of management to mitigate anthropogenic effects on large whales. Conservation Biology 27:121-133.

Steele J, Cuyler C, Orsel K, Kutz SJ (In press) Differences in parasite diversity, prevalence, and intensity assessed through analyses of fecal samples from two West Greenland caribou populations. Rangifer. In Press.

Verocai GG, Lejeune M, Beckmen K, Kashivakura CK, Veitch A, Popko R, Fuentealba C, Hoberg E, Kutz JS (2012) Defining parasite biodiversity at high latitudes of North America: new host and geographic records for Onchocerca cervipedis (Nematoda: Onchocercidae) in moose and caribou. Parasites & Vectors, pp. 242.

Catalono S, Lejeune M, Liccioli S, Verocai GG, Gesy KM, Jenkins EJ, Kutz SJ, Fuentealba C, Duignan PJ, Massolo A (2012) Echinococcus multilocularis in urban and peri-urban Coyotes (Canis latrans) in Alberta, Canada. Emerging Infectious Disease, vol. 18, no. 10, pp. 1625-1628.

Ducrocq J, Beauchamp G, Kutz S, Simard M, Elkin B, Croft B, Taillon J, Côté SD, Brodeur V, Campbell M, Cooley D, Cuyler C, Lair S (2012) Comparison of gross visual and microscopic assessment of four anatomic sites to monitor Besnoitia tarandi in barren-ground caribou (Rangifer tarandus) Journal of Wildlife Diseases, 48.

Forde T, Kutz S, De Buck J, Warren A, Ruckstuhl K, Pybus M, Orsel K (2012) Occurrence, diagnosis, and strain typing of Mycobacterium avium subspecies paratuberculosis infection in Rocky Mountain bighorn sheep (Ovis canadensis canadensis) in southwestern Alberta. Journal of Wildlife Diseases 48:1-11.

Forde T, Orsel K, De Buck J, Côté SD, Cuyler C, Davison T, Elkin B, Kelly A, Kienzler M, Popko R, Taillon J, Veitch A, Kutz SJ (2012) Detection of Mycobacterium avium subspecies paratuberculosis in several herds of arctic caribou (Rangifer tarandus spp.). Journal of Wildlife Diseases. In Press.

Galloway JM, Adamczewski J, Schock DM, Andrews TD, MacKay G, Bowyer VE, Meulendyk T, Moorman BJ, Kutz SJ* (2012) Diet and habitat of mountain woodland caribou inferred from dung preserved in 5000-year-old alpine ice in the Selwyn Mountains, Northwest Territories, Canada. Arctic 65, Suppl. 1.

Hoar B, Eberhardt AG, Kutz S (2012) Obligate larval inhibition of Ostertagia gruehneri in Rangifer tarandus: Causes and consequences in an Arctic system. Parasitology 139:1-

Hoar BM, Ruckstuhl K, Kutz S (2012) Development and availability of the free-living stages of Ostertagia gruehneri, an abomasal parasite of barren ground caribou (Rangifer tarandus groenlandicus), on the Canadian tundra. Parasitology 139:1093-1100.

Hoberg EP, Abrams A, Pilitt P, Kutz SJ* (2012) Discovery and description of the "davtiani" morphotype for Teladorsagia boreoarcticus (Trichostrongyloidea: Ostertagiinae) abomasal parasites in muskoxen, Ovibos moschatus and caribou, Rangifer tarandus from the North American Arctic: implications for parasite faunal diversity. Journal of Parasitology. In Press.

Hoberg EP, Galbreath K, Cook JA, Kutz SJ, Polley L (2012) Northern host-parasite assemblages: history and biogeography on the borderlands of episodic climate and environmental transition. Advances in Parasitology 79:1-97.

Koren L, Whiteside D, Fahlman A, Ruckstuhl K, Kutz SJ, Checkley S, Dumond M, Wynne-Edwards K (2012) Cortisol and corticosterone independence in cortisol-dominant wildlife. General and comparative endocrinology 177:113-119.

Kutz SJ (2012) Polar Diseases and Parasites: A conservation paradigm shift. In: Huettman F (ed) Protection of the Three Poles Springer.

Kutz SJ, Ducrocq J, Cuyler C, Elkin B, Gunn A, Kolpashikov L, Russell D, White R (2012) Standardized monitoring of Rangifer health during International Polar Year. Rangifer.

Kutz SJ, Ducrocq J, Verocai GG, Hoar BM, Colwell DD, Beckmen K, Polley L, Elkin BT, Hoberg EP (2012) Parasites of ungulates of arctic North America and Greenland: A view of contemporary diversity, ecology, and impact in a world under change. Advances in Parasitology 79:99-252.

Liccioli S, Catalono S, Kutz SJ, Lejeune M, Verocai GG, Duignan PJ, Fuentealba C, Hart M, Ruckstuhl K, Massolo A (2012) Gastrointestinal parasites of coyotes (Canis latrans) in the metropolitan area of Calgary, Canada. Canadian Journal of Zoology, vol. 90, no. 8, pp. 1023-1030.

Liccioli S, Catalono S, Kutz SJ, Massolo A (2012) Sensitivity of double centrifugation sugar flotation for detecting gastrointestinal helminths in coyotes (Canis latrans). Journal of Wildlife Diseases, vol. 48, no. 3, pp. 717-723.

Tryland M, Kutz SJ, Curry P (2012) Wildlife health in a changing North: A model for global environmental change. In: Aguirre AA, Ostfeld R, Daszak P (eds) New Directions in Conservation Medicine: Applied cases of ecological health. Oxford University Press, Inc., Oxford, pp. 122-134.
Wu J, Veitch A, Checkley S, Dobson H, Kutz SJ (2012) Linear enamel hypoplasia in caribou (Rangifer tarandus groenlandicus): a potential tool to assess population health. Wildlife Society Bulletin, 36, 554-560.

Burns, T, Ribble, C. McLaws, M., Kelton, D. Stephen, C. 2013. Can we increase compliance in reportable animal disease control by better understanding the views of stakeholders? A qualitative investigation of British Columbia backyard flock owners perspectives on bird health and avian influenza. Journal of Risk Research. 16(2): 245-260

Stephen C. 2013. Toward a new definition of animal health: lessons from the Cohen Commission and SPS Agreement. Optimum Online. 43(1) March http://www.optimumonline.ca/article.phtml?id=430.

DeCiccio E, Stephen C, et al. 2013. Scuticociliatid ciliate outbreak in Australian pot-bellied seashores, Hippocampus abdominalis (Lesson, 1827): Clinical signs, histopathological findings and treatment with metronidazole. Journal of Zoo and Wildlife Medicine(in press)

Sawford K, Vollman AR, Stephen C . 2012. A Focused Ethnographic Study of Sri Lankan Government Field Veterinarians' Decision Making about Diagnostic Laboratory Submissions and Perceptions of Surveillance. PLoS ONE 7(10): e48035. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0048035

Chapinal N, Elkin B Joly D Schumaker B, Stephen C. 2012. Agreement between the caudal fold test and serological tests for the detection of Mycobacterium bovis infection in bison. Preventive Veterinary Medicine. 105:326-330

Valiex S, Lokugalappati LGS, Abeynayake P, Prasad T, Chandrasiri ADN, Daniel SLA, Stephen C, Leighton T. 2012. A feasibility study for the establishment of a national wildlife health centre in Sri Lanka. Rev sci tech Off int Epiz. 30(3): 740-753.

Anholt RM, Stephen C, Copes R. 2012. Strategies for collaboration for the interdisciplinary field of emerging zoonotic diseases. Zoonoses and Public Health. 59(4): 229-240

Dissanayake R, Stephen C, Daniel S, Abeynayake P. 2012. Gap assessment of animal health legislation in Sri Lanka for emerging infectious diseases preparedness . Outlook on Agriculture. 41(3): 203-208

Boulanger J, Cattet M, Nielsen S, Stenhouse G, Cranston J. 2013. The use of multi-state models to explore relationships between changes in body condition, habitat, and survival of grizzly bears. Wildlife Biology (Accepted).

Cattet M. 2013. Falling through the cracks: shortcomings in the collaboration between biologists and veterinarians and its consequences for wildlife. ILAR Journal (Accepted).

Macbeth BJ, Cattet M, Obbard ME, Janz DM. 2012. Evaluation of hair cortisol concentration as a biomarker of long-term stress in free-ranging polar bears. Wildlife Society Bulletin (DOI: 10.1002/wsb.219).

Nielsen SE, Cattet M, Boulanger J, Cranston J, McDermid GJ, Shafer ABA, Stenhouse GB. 2013. BMC Ecology (In Review).

Timmins TL, Hunter AJS, Cattet M, Stenhouse GB. 2013. Developing spatial weight matrices for incorporation into multiple linear regression models: an example using grizzly bear body size and environmental predictor variables. Geographical Analysis (Accepted).

Zedrosser A, Cattet M, Swenson JE, Stenhouse G. 2013. Same, but different: patterns of growth and determinants of size of brown bears in Canada and Sweden. BMC Ecology (In Review).

Harms N.J, Elkin B, Gunn A, Tracz B, Adamczewski J, Flood P, Leighton FA. 2012. Serum biochemistry and serum cortisol levels in immobilized and hunted muskoxen (Ovibos moschatus) from Northern Canada. Arctic 65(4): 401-410.

Soos C, Parmley J, McAloney K, Pollard B, Jenkins E, Kibenge F, Leighton FA. 2012. Bait Trapping Linked to Higher Avian Influenza Virus Detection in Wild Ducks. Journal of Wildlife Diseases 48(2): 444-448.

Jokinen CC, Koot JM, Carrillo CD, Gannon VP, Jardine CM, Mutschall SK, Topp E, Taboada EN. 2012. An enhanced technique combining pre-enrichment and passive filtration increases the isolation efficiency of Campylobacter jejuni and Campylobacter coli from water and animal fecal samples. J Microbiol Methods. 91(3):506-13.

Jardine CM, Janecko N, Allan M, Boerlin P, Chalmers G, Kozak G, McEwen SA, Reid-Smith RJ. 2012. Antimicrobial Resistance in Escherichia coli Isolated from Raccoons (Procyon lotor) in Southern Ontario, Canada. Applied and Environmental Microbiology 78: 3873-3879.

LePage V, Dutton C, Kummrow M, MacLellan D, Young KM, Lumsden JS. (2012). Neoplasia of captive Hippocampus kuda and Phyllopteryx taeniolatus. Journal of Zoo and Wildlife Medicine, 43:50-58.

Pham PH, Jung J, Lumsden JS, Dixon B, Bols NC (2012). Potential of waste items in aquatic environments to act as fomites for viral haemorrhagic septicemia virus. Journal of Fish Diseases, 35:73-77.

Henaux, Parmley, Soos, Samuel. 2013. Estimating transmission of avian influenza in wild birds from incomplete epizootic data: implications for surveillance and disease spread. Journal of Applied Ecology 50:223-31.

Soos, Parmley, McAloney, Pollard, Jenkins, Kibenge, Daoust, Leighton. 2012. Bait trapping linked to higher avian influenza virus detection in wild ducks. Journal of Wildlife Diseases 48(2):444-8.

Peregrine, A.S., E.J. Jenkins, B. Barnes, S. Johnson, L. Polley, I.K. Barker, B. De Wolf and B. Gottstein. 2012. Alveolar hydatid disease (Echinococcus multilocularis) in the liver of a Canadian dog in British Columbia, a newly endemic region. Canadian Veterinary Journal 53: 870-874.

Cernicchiaro N, Pearl DL, McEwen SA, Harpster L, Homan HJ, Linz GM, Lejeune JT. Association of wild bird density and farm management factors with the prevalence of E. coli O157 in dairy herds in Ohio (2007-2009). Zoonoses Public Health. 2012 Aug;59(5):320-329.

Delnatte, P., D. Okjic, J. Delay, D. Campbell, G. Crawshaw and D.A. Smith. Pathology and diagnosis of avian bornavirus infection in wild Canada geese (Branta canadensis), trumpeter swans (Cygnus buccinator) and mute swans (Cygnus olor) in Canada: a retrospective study. Avian Pathology. 2013. 42(2): 114-128.

Payne, Delnatte, GuoHeatley, Tizzard, Smith. Birds and bornaviruses. Animal Health Research Reviews 13(2); 145–156.

Desmarchelier, M., E. Troncy, G. Beauchamp, J. Paul-Murphy, G. Fitzgerald, S. Lair. Evaluation of a fracture pain model in the Pigeon (Columba livia). American Journal of Veterinary Research. 73 (3): 353-360, 2012.

Desmarchelier, M., E. Troncy, G. Fitzgerald, S. Lair. Assessment of meloxicam-induced analgesia on post-operative orthopedic pain in pigeons. American Journal of Veterinary Research. 73 (3): 361-367, 2012.

Ducrocq, J., G. Beauchamp, S. Kutz, M. Simard, J. Taillon, S.D. Côté, V. Brodeur, and S. Lair. Variables associated with Besnoitia tarandi prevalence and cyst density in barren-ground caribou (Rangifer tarandus) populations. Journal of Wildlife Diseases. 49(1), 29 – 38. 2013.

Larrat, S., F. Bouchard, G. Séguin, S. Lair. Relationship between red vent syndrome and Anisakid larvae burden in wild Atlantic salmon (Salmo salar). Journal of Wildlife Disease. 49(2), 229–234. 2013.

Larrat, S., A.D. Dallaire, S. Lair. Emaciation and larval filarioid nematode infection in boreal owls (Aegolius funereus). Avian Pathology. 41(4), 345-349. 2012.

Larrat, S., S. Locke, A.D. Dallaire, G. Fitzgerald, D.J. Marcogliese, S. Lair. Fatal Aerosacculitis and Pneumonia Associated with the Nematode Eucoleus aerophilus in a Peregrine Falcon (Falco peregrinus). Journal of Wildlife Disease. 48(3), 832–834. 2012.

Larrat, S., J. Marvin, Lair S. Safety and efficacy of emamectin benzoate to treat Anguillicoloides crassus (Kuwahara, Niimi and Itagaki) infections in American eels (Anguilla rostrata, Lesueur). Journal of Fish Diseases. 35: 467-470. 2012.

Larrat, S., Marvin, J., Lair S. Low sensitivity of antemortem gill biopsies for the detection of subclinical Pseudodactylogyrus bini infestations in American eels (Anguilla rostrata). Journal of Zoo and Wildlife Medicine. 43(1): 190–192, 2012.

Rasambainarivo, F.T., T.R. Gillespie, P.C. Wright, J. Arsenault, A. Villeneuve, S. Lair. Survey of Giardia sp. and Cryptosporidium sp. in lemurs from the Ranomafana National Park, Madagascar. Journal of Wildlife Diseases. In press. January 2013.

Matsumoto, T.;Samuel, M. D.; Bollinger, T; Pybus, M.; Coltman, D. 2013 Association mapping of genetic risk factors for chronic wasting disease in wild deer. Evolutionary Applications :6 (2): 340-352.


Books/Book ChaptersChapitres du manuel

Kutz, S. 2012. Polar Parasites: A Conservation paradigm shift. In: Protection of three poles. Ed. F. Huettmann. Springer Japan. In press.

Tryland, M., S. Kutz, and P. Curry. 2012. Wildlife Health in a Changing North: A Model for Global Environmental Change. In: Conservation Medicine: Applied Cases of Ecological Health". Eds. A. A. Aguirre, P. Daszak, and R. S.Ostfeld. Oxford University Press, New York, USA. In press

2011/2012 PUBLICATIONS LISTListe des publications 2011-2012

Al-Hussinee L, J.S. Lumsden. Detection of VHSV IVb within the gonads of Great Lakes fish using in situ hybridization. Diseases of Aquatic Organisms. 2011;95:81-86.

Al-Hussinee L, S. Lord, R.M.W. Stevenson, R.N. Casey, G.H. Groocock, K.L. Britt, G.A. Kohler, G.A. Wooster, R.G. Getchell, P.R. Bowser, J.S. Lumsden. Immunohistochemistry and pathology of viral hemorrhagic septicemia virus, type IVb associated with mortality in multiple Great Lakes fish. Diseases of Aquatic Organisms. 2011;93:117-127.

Ashley N.T., P.S. Barboza, B.J. MacBeth, D.M. Janz, M. Cattet, R.K. Booth, S.K. Wasser. Glucocorticosteroid concentrations in feces and hair of captive caribou and reindeer following adrenocorticotropic hormone challenge. General and Comparative Endocrinology. 2011;172: 382-391.

Boulanger J., M. Cattet, S. Nielsen, G. Stenhouse, J. Cranston. The use of multi-state models to explore relationships between changes in body condition, habitat, and survival of grizzly bears. Wildlife Biology. 2012;(Submitted).

Chow B.A., J. Hamilton, M. Cattet, G. Stenhouse, M.E. Obbard, M.M. Vijayan. Serum corticosteroid binding globulin expression is modulated by fasting in polar bears (Ursus maritimus). Comparative Biochemistry and Physiology. 2011;158: 111-115.

Curry, P.S., B.T. Elkin, M. Campbell, K. Nielsen, W. Hutchins, C. Ribble and S.J. Kutz. Filter-paper blood samples for ELISA detection of Brucella antibodies in caribou. Journal of Wildlife Diseases. 2011;47(1):12-20.

Davidson, R., M. Simard, S.J. Kutz, C.M.O. Kapel, I.S. Hamnes, and L.J. Robertson. Arctic parasitology: why should we care? Trends in Parasitology. 2011;27(6):238-244.

Delnatte, P., C. Berkvens, M. Kummrow, D.A. Smith, D. Campbell, G. Crawshaw, D. Ojkic and J. Delay. New genotype of avian bornavirus in wild geese and trumpeter swans in Canada.  Veterinary Record. 2011;169: 108.

Desmarchelier, M., E. Troncy, G. Beauchamp, J. Paul-Murphy, G. Fitzgerald, S. Lair. Evaluation of a fracture pain model in the Pigeon (Columba livia). American Journal of Veterinary Research. 2012;73 (3):353-360.

Desmarchelier, M., E. Troncy, G. Fitzgerald, S. Lair. Assessment of meloxicam-induced analgesia on post-operative orthopedic pain in pigeons. American Journal of Veterinary Research. 2012;73 (3):361-367.

Ducrocq, J., G. Beauchamp, S. Kutz, M. Simard, B. Elkin, B. Croft, J. Taillon, S.D. Côté, V. Brodeur, M. Campbell, D. Cooley, C. Cuyler, and S. Lair. Comparison of gross visual and microscopic assessment of four anatomic sites to monitor Besnoitia tarandi in barren-ground caribou (Rangifer tarandus groenlandicus). Journal of Wildlife Disease. In press. March 2012.

Forde, T., S. J. Kutz, J. De Buck, A. Warren, K. Ruckstuhl, M. Pybus, and K. Orsel. Occurrence, diagnosis and strain typing of Mycobacterium avium subspecies paratuberculosis infection in Rocky Mountain bighorn sheep (Ovis canadensis canadensis) in south-western Alberta, Canada. Journal of Wildlife Diseases, 2012;48(1):1-11.

Forzán MJ, RV Vanderstichel, CT Ogbuah, JR Barta, TG Smith. Blood collection from the facial (maxillary)/musculo-cutaneous vein in true frogs (family Ranidae). Journal of Wildlife Diseases. 2012;48:176-180.

Gilroy C., M. Forzán, A. Drew, W. Vernau. Eosinophilia in a cat with acute leukemia. Canadian Veterinary Journal. 2011;52:1004-1008.

Grosset, C., A. Villeneuve, A. Brieger, S. Lair. Cryptosporidiosis in Juvenile Bearded Dragons (Pogona vitticeps): Effects of Treatment with Paromomycin. Journal of Herpetological Medicine and Surgery. 2011;21 (1):10-15.

Hoar, B.M., A. Eberhardt, and S. J. Kutz. Obligate larval inhibition of Ostertagia gruehneri in Rangifer tarandus?: causes and consequences in an Arctic system. Journal of Parasitology. In-press, 2012.

Hoar, B.M., K. Ruckstuhl, and S. J. Kutz. Development and availability of the free-living stages of Ostertagia gruehneri, an abomasal parasite of barrenground caribou (Rangifer tarandus groenlandicus), on the Canadian tundra. Journal of Parasitology. In-press.

Hoberg, E.P., A. Abrams, P.A. Pilitt, and S.J. Kutz. Discovery and description of the “davtiani” morphotypefor Teladorsagia boreoarcticus (Trichostrongyloidea: Ostertagiinae) abomasal parasites in muskoxen, Ovibos moschatus, and caribou, Rangifer tarandus, from the North American Arctic: implications for parasite faunal diversity. Journal of Parasitology. 2012 Apr;98(2):355-64. PMID: 21942428.

Jardine, C., R.J. Reid-Smith, N. Janecko, M. Allan, S.A. McEwen. Salmonella in raccoons (Procyon lotor) in southern Ontario, Canada. Journal of Wildlife Diseases. 2011;47:344-351.

Kutz, S.J., J. Ducrocq, J., G.G. Verocai, B.M. Hoar, D.D. Colwell, K.B. Beckmen, L. Polley, B.T. Elkin, E.P. Hoberg. Parasites in Arctic Ungulates of North America and Greenland: A View of Contemporary Diversity, Ecology and Impact in a World Under Changes. Advances in Parasitology. In-press, to be published in Septermber 2012.

Larrat, S, L.N. Measures, S. Lair. Rake marks on a harbor porpoise (Phocoena phocoena) calf suggestive of a fatal interaction with an Atlantic white-sided dolphin (Lagenorhynchus acutus). Aquatic Mammals. 2011;38 (1):86-91.

Larrat, S., A.D. Dallaire, S. Lair. Emaciation and larval filarioid nematode infection in boreal owls (Aegolius funereus). Avian Pathology. In press. February 2012.

Larrat, S., F. Bouchard, G. Séguin, S. Lair. Relationship between red vent syndrome and Anisakid larvae burden in wild Atlantic salmon (Salmo salar). Journal of Wildlife Disease. In press. March 2012.

Larrat, S., J. Marvin, S. Lair. Low sensitivity of antemortem gill biopsies for the detection of subclinical Pseudodactylogyrus bini infestations in American eels (Anguilla rostrata). Journal of Zoo and Wildlife Medicine. In press. September 2011.

Larrat, S., J. Marvin, S. Lair. Safety and efficacy of emamectin benzoate to treat Anguillicoloides crassus (Kuwahara, Niimi and Itagaki) infections in American eels (Anguilla rostrata, Lesueur). Journal of Fish Diseases. In press. November 2011.

Larrat, S., S. Locke, A.D. Dallaire, G. Fitzgerald, D.J. Marcogliese, S. Lair. Fatal Aerosacculitis and Pneumonia Associated with the Nematode Eucoleus aerophilus in a Peregrine Falcon (Falco peregrinus). Journal of Wildlife Disease. In press. February 2012.

Lemon M., L. Pack, M.J. Forzán. Valvular Endocarditis and Septic Thrombosis Associated with a Radial Fracture in a Red-Tailed Hawk (Buteo jamaicensis). Canadian Veterinary Journal. 2012;53(1):79-82.

LePage V, Dutton C, Kummrow M, MacLellan D, Young KM, Lumsden JS. Neoplasia of captive Hippocampus kuda and Phyllopteryx taeniolatus. In Press, Journal of Zoo and Wildlife Medicine, Feb, 2012.

Liccioli, S., S. Catalano, S. J. Kutz, M. Lejeune, G. G. Verocai, P. J. Duignan, C. Fuentealba, RK. E. Ruckstuhl, A. Massolo. Sensitivity of double centrifugation sugar fecal flotation for detecting intestinal helminths in coyotes (Canis latrans). Journal of Wildlife Diseases. In-press, to be published in July 2012.

Macbeth B.J., M. Cattet, M.E. Obbard, D.M. Janz. Evaluation of hair cortisol concentration as an indicator of long-term stress in free-ranging polar bears. Wildlife Society Bulletin. 2012;(Under revision).

Millins, C, A. Reid, P. Curry, M.A. Drebot, M. Andonova, P. Buck, F.A. Leighton. Evaluating the use of House Sparrow nestlings as sentinels for West Nile Virus in Saskatchewan. Vector-Borne and Zoonotic Diseases. 2011;11(1): 53-58.

Parmley, J., C. Soos, A. Breault, M. Fortin, E. Jenkins, F. Kibenge, R. King, K. McAloney, J. Pasick, S.P. Pryor, J. Robinson, J. Rodrigue, F.A. Leighton. Detection of Low Pathogenic Avian Influenza Viruses in Wild Ducks from Canada: Comparison of Two Sampling Methods. Journal of Wildlife Diseases. 2011;2(7): 466-470.

Parmley, J., C. Soos, A. Breault, M. Fortin, E. Jenkins, F. Kibenge, R. King, K. McAloney, J. Pasick, S.P. Pryor, J. Robinson, J. Rodrigue, F.A. Leighton. Detection of low pathogenic avian influenza viruses in wild ducks from Canada: comparison of two sampling methods. Journal of Wildlife Diseases. 2011;47(2):466-70.

Pham PH, J. Jung, J.S. Lumsden, B. Dixon, N.C. Bols. Potential of waste items in aquatic environments to act as fomites for viral haemorrhagic septicemia virus. Journal of Fish Diseases. 2012;35:73-77.

Rees, E.E., E.H. Merrill, T.K. Bollinger, Y.T. Hwang, M.J. Pybus, D.W. Coltman. Targeting the detection of chronic wasting disease using the hunter harvest during early phases of an outbreak in Saskatchewan, Canada. Prev. Vet. Med. 2012;104(1-2):149-159.
Reid A, K. Young, J.S. Lumsden. Rainbow trout ladderlectin not intelectin binds VHSV IVb. Diseases of Aquatic Organisms. 2011;95:137-143.

Risling, T., Å. I. Fahlman, N.A. Caulkett, and S. J. Kutz. Physiological and behavioural effects of hypoxemia in reindeer (Rangifer tarandus) immobilized with xylazine-etorphine. Animal Production Science. 2011;51(4):355-358.

Séguin, G., F. Bouchard, C.F. Uhland, L.N. Measures, S. Lair. Fatal infections of Philometra sp. in wild-hatched captive-raised striped bass, Morone saxatilis (Walbaum). Journal of Fish Diseases. 2011;34: 475–481.

Wagner B.A., E.P. Hoberg, C.M. Somers, C. Soos, H. Fenton, E.J. Jenkins. Gastrointestinal helminth parasites of double-crested cormorants (Phalacrocorax auritus) at four sites in Saskatchewan, Canada, 2006-2007. Comparative Parasitology. Accepted for publication October 2011.

Warnecke, L., J. M. Turner, T.K. Bollinger, J.M. Lorch, V. Misra, P.M.Cryan, G. Wibbelt, D. S. Blehert, and C.K.R. Willis. Inoculation of bats with European Geomyces destructans supports the novel pathogen hypothesis for the origin of white-nose syndrome. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2012 May 1;109(18):6999-7003. PMID:22493237.

Wong M, J. Toth, S. Haney, D. Krewski, F.A. Leighton, M. Ricketts, D. Westaway, N. Cashman. PrioNet Canada: A Network of Centres of Excellence for Research on Prion Diseases—Ongoing and Future Research Directions. Journal of Toxicology and Environmental Health, Part A. 2011;74: 73-87.


Books/Book ChaptersChapitres du manuel

Kutz, S. (2012). Polar Parasites: A Conservation paradigm shift. In: Protection of three poles. Ed. F. Huettmann. Springer, Japan. In press.

Tryland, M., S. Kutz, and P. Curry. (2012). Wildlife Health in a Changing North: A Model for Global Environmental Change. In: Conservation Medicine: Applied Cases of Ecological Health. Eds. A. A. Aguirre, P. Daszak, and R. S.Ostfeld. Oxford University Press, New York, USA. In press.

Polley, L., S.J.Kutz and E.P. Hoberg. (2011). Parasite Zoonoses. In: Encyclopedia of Environmental Health. DEd. Nriagu, J.O. Burlington: Elsevier. Volume 4:325-345.

Proulx G, Cattet M, Powell RA. (2012). Humane and efficient capture and handling methods for carnivores. In: L Boitani and RA Powell (eds). Carnivore Ecology and Conservation: A Handbook of Techniques - Techniques in Ecology and Conservation. Oxford University Press. 544 pages.


ReportsRapports

Cattet M, Franklin SE, McDermid GJ, Guo X, Stenhouse G, Vijayan MM, Janz DM, Nielsen SE. (2011). Understanding and tracking landscape change and animal health for effective management and conservation of species at risk. A Final Report prepared for the NSERC Collaborative Research and Development Grant, May 31, 2011. 59 pp.

Cattet M, Stenhouse G, Zedrosser A, Swenson JE, Macbeth BJ, Janz DM, Nelson TA, Morrison K, Dumond M, Proctor M, Reynolds H, Amgalan L, Tumendemberel O, Craighead D. (2011). Evaluations of long-term stress in distant and diverse populations of brown bears based on the determination of hair cortisol concentration. A Progress Report prepared for Alberta Innovates-Biosolutions, July 5, 2011. 18 pp.

Cribb, A., I.R. Dohoo, D. Donahue, J.M. Fairbrother, D. Frank, D.C. Hall, H.S. Hurd, D. Laycraft, F.A. Leighton, T. Leroux, D. Pfeiffer, J. Sargeant. Health Animals, Health Canada: The Expert Panel on Approaches to Animal Health. Council of Canadian Academies, Ottawa. 2011;253 pp.

Leighton, F.A. 2011. Wildlife pathogens and diseases in Canada. Canadian Biodiversity: Ecosystem Status and Trends 2010, Technical Thematic Report No. 7. Canadian Councils of Resource Ministers. Ottawa, ON. iv + 53 p. http://www.biodivcanada.ca/default.asp?lang=En&n=137E1147‐0

NAMMCO (2011) Report of the NAMMCO Expert Group meeting to assess the hunting methods for small cetaceans. North Atlantic Marine Mammal Commission. Copenhagen, Denmark. 2011. 40 pages. http://www.nammco.no/Nammco/Mainpage/Publications/WorkshopReports/

2010/2011 PUBLICATIONS LISTListe des publications 2010-2011

Allen, S.E., Boerlin, P., Janecko, N., Lumsden, J.S., Barker, I.K., Pearl, D.L., Reid-Smith, R.J., Jardine. C. 2011. Antimicrobial Resistance in Generic Escherichia coli Isolates from Wild Small Mammals Living in Swine Farm, Residential, Landfill, and Natural Environments in Southern Ontario, Canada. Applied and Environmental Microbiology 77: 882-888.

McLelland, D.J., I.K. Barker, G. Crawshaw, L.A. Hinds, L. Spilsbury and R. Johnson. 2011. Single dose pharmacokinetics of oxytetracycline and penicillin G in tammar wallabies (Macropus eugenii). Journal of Veterinary Pharmacology and Therapeutics, 34: 160-167.

Jardine, C., L.R. Lindsay, V.M. Nicholson, D. Ojkic, J.F. Prescott. 2011. Longitudinal Study on the seroprevalence of avian influenza, leptospirosis, and tularemia in an urban population of raccoons (Procyon lotor) in Ontario, Canada. Vector-Borne and Zoonotic Diseases 11:37-42.

Al-Hussinee L, Lumsden JS. (2011) Detection of VHSV IVb within the gonads of Great Lakes fish using in situ hybridization. Diseases of Aquatic Organisms doi:10.3354/dao02338.

Allen S, Boerlin P, Janecko N, Lumsden JS, Pearl DL, Reid-Smith R, Jardine C. (2011). Antimicrobial resistance in generic Escherichia coli isolated from wild small mammals living in farm, residential, landfill and natural environments in southern Ontario. Applied and Environmental Microbiology 77:882-888.

Al-Hussinee L, Lord S, Stevenson RMW, Casey RN, Groocock GH, Britt KL, Kohler GA, Wooster GA, Getchell RG, Bowser PR, Lumsden JS. (2011). Immunohistochemistry and pathology of viral hemorrhagic septicemia virus, type IVb associated with mortality in multiple Great Lakes fish. Diseases of Aquatic Organisms 93:117-127.

Garver K, Al-Hussinee L, Edes S, Hawley L, Lord S, Stevenson RMW, Contador E, LePage V, Russell S, Souter B, Schroeder T, Wright E, Lumsden JS. (2010). First identification of koi herpes virus (KHV) in wild common carp in Canada. Journal of Wildlife Diseases 46:1242-1251.

Al-Hussinee L, Huber P, Russell S, LePage V, Reid A, Young KM, Nagy E, Stevenson RMW, Lumsden JS. (2010). Viral hemorrhagic septicemia virus (VHSV) type IVb experimental infection in rainbow trout, Oncorhynchus mykiss (Walbaum) and fathead minnow, Pimphales promelas (Rafinesque). Journal of Fish Diseases 33:347-360.

Huber P, Petrie B, Allen S, Lumsden JS. (2010). Viral hemorrhagic septicemia virus IVb inactivation by UVC and storage viability at 4oC and –20oC. Journal of Fish Diseases 33:377-380.

Velarde, R., S.E. Calvin, D. Ojkic, I.K. Barker, and É. Nagy. 2010. Avian Influenza Virus H13 Circulating in Ring-Billed Gulls (Larus delawarensis) in Southern Ontario, Canada. Avian Diseases 54(s1): 411–419.

Pasick, J., Y. Berhane, H. Kehler, T. Hisanaga, K. Handel, J. Robinson, D. Ojkic, F. Kibenge, M. Fortin, R. King, A. Hamel, D. Spiro, J. Parmley, C. Soos, E. Jenkins, A. Breault, D. Caswell, C. Davies, J. Rodrigue, K. McAloney, and F. Leighton. 2010. Avian Influenza Surveillance in Canadian Wild Birds 2005 to 2007. Avian Diseases 54(s1): 440-445.

Kummrow MS, Gilman C, Mackie P, Smith DA, Mastromonaco GF. 2011. Noninvasive analysis of fecal reproductive hormone metabolites in female veiled chameleons (Chamaeleo calyptratus) by enzyme immunoassay. Zoo Biology 30: 95-115.

Castillo-Alcala F, Mans C, Bos AS, Taylor WM, Smith DA. 2010. Clinical and pathologic features of an adenomatous polyp of the colon in a domestic ferret (Mustela putorius furo). Canadian Veterinary Journal 51: 1261-1264.

Taylor WM, Beaufrère H, Mans C, Smith DA. 2010. Long-term outcome of treatment of dental abscesses with a wound-packing technique in pet rabbits: 13 cases (1998-2007). Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association 237: 1444-1449.

Raghav R, Taylor M, Delay J, Ojkic D, Pearl DL, Kistler AL, Derisi JL, Ganem D, Smith DA. 2010. Avian bornavirus is present in many tissues of psittacine birds with histopathologic evidence of proventricular dilatation disease. Journal of Veterinary Diagnostic Investigation 22: 495-508.

Bauer SA, Leslie KE, Pearl DL, Fournier J, Turner PV. 2010. Survey of prevalence of overweight body condition in laboratory-housed cynomolgus macaques (Macaca fascicularis). J Am Assoc Lab Anim Sci. 49: 407-414.

Bauer SA, Leslie KE, Pearl DL, Fournier J, Turner PV. 2010. Retrospective case-control study of hyperglycemia in group-housed, mature female cynomolgus macaques (Macaca fascicularis). J Med Primatol. 39:408-416.

Zedrosser A, Cattet M, Swenson JE, Stenhouse G. 2011. One species, two populations, three patterns of growth; brown bears in Canada and Sweden. Ecography (in review)

Ashley NT, Barboza PS, MacBeth BJ, Janz DM, Cattet M, Booth RK, Wasser SK. 2011. Glucocorticosteroid concentrations in feces and hair of captive caribou and reindeer following adrenocorticotropic hormone challenge. General and Comparative Endocrinology (in review)

Chow BA, Hamilton J, Cattet M, Stenhouse G, Obbard ME, Vijayan MM. 2011. Serum corticosteroid binding globulin expression is modulated by fasting in polar bears (Ursus maritimus). Comparative Biochemistry and Physiology Part A, 158: 111-115.

Chow BA, Hamilton J, Alsop D, Cattet M, Stenhouse G, Vijayan MM. 2010. Grizzly bear corticosteroid binding globulin: Cloning and serum protein expression. General and Comparative Endocrinology 167: 317-325.

Wang K, Franklin SE, Guo X, Cattet M. 2010. Remote sensing of ecology, biodiversity and conservation: A review from the perspective of remote sensing specialists. Sensors 10: 9647-9667.

Macbeth BJ, Cattet M, Stenhouse GB, Gibeau ML, Janz DM. 2010. Hair cortisol concentration as a non-invasive measure of long-term stress in free-ranging grizzly bears (Ursus arctos): considerations with implications for other wildlife. Canadian Journal of Zoology 88: 935-949.

Cattet M, Obbard ME. 2010. Use of hyaluronidase to improve chemical immobilization of free-ranging polar bears (Ursus maritimus). Journal of Wildlife Diseases 46(1): 246-250.

Ludwig, A., M. Bigras-Poulin, S. Lair and D. Bélanger. Morphological Description ofAmerican Crow, Corvus brachyrhynchos, Populations in Southern Québec. anadian Field-Naturalist 123(2): 133-140.

Piché, C., L. Measures, C. Bédard, S. Lair, Bronchoalveolar lavage and pulmonary histopathology in harp seals (Phoca groenlandica) experimentally infected with Otostrongylus circumlitus. Journal of Wildlife Diseases. 46(2): 409–421, 2010.

Desmarchelier, M., A. Santamaria-Bouvier, G. Fitzgérald, S. Lair. Mortality and morbidity associated with gunshots in raptorial birds from the province of Quebec: 1986 to 2007. Canadian Veterinary Journal, 51: 70–74, 2010.

Ludwig, A., M. Bigras-Poulin, P. Michel, D. Bélanger. Risk factors associated with West Nile virus mortality in American crow populations in southern Quebec. Journal of Wildlife Diseases, 46(1): 195–208, 2010

Desmarchelier, M., E. Troncy, G. Fitzgerald, S. Lair. Assessment of meloxicam-induced analgesia on post-operative orthopedic pain in pigeons. American Journal of Veterinary Research. In press 2010.

Desmarchelier, M., E. Troncy, G. Beauchamp, J. Paul-Murphy, G. Fitzgerald, S. Lair. Evaluation of a fracture pain model in the Pigeon (Columba livia). American Journal of Veterinary Research. In press 2010.

Séguin, G., F. Bouchard, C.F. Uhland, L.N. Measures, S. Lair. Fatal infections of Philometra sp. in wild-hatched captive-raised striped bass, Morone saxatilis (Walbaum). Journal of Fish Diseases. In press 2010.

Larrat, S., M. Simard, S. Lair, D. Bélanger and J.F. Proulx. From Science to Action or from Action to Science? The Nunavik Trichinellosis Prevention Program. International Journal of Circumpolar Health. In press 2010.

Wong M, Toth J, Haney S, Krewski D, Leighton FA, Ricketts M, Westaway D and Cashman N. 2011. PrioNet Canada: A Network of Centres of Excellence for Research on Prion Diseases—Ongoing and Future Research Directions. Journal of Toxicology and Environmental Health, Part A. 74: 73-87.

Millins C, Reid A, Curry P, Drebot MA, Andonova M, Buck P, and Leighton FA. 2011. Evaluating the use of House Sparrow nestlings as sentinels for West Nile Virus in Saskatchewan. Vector-Borne and Zoonotic Diseases 11(1): 53-58.

Brook RK, Kutz SJ, Millins C, Veitch AM, Elkin BT, Leighton T. 2010. Evaluation and delivery of domestic animal health services in remote communities in the Northwest Territories: A case study of status and needs. Canadian Veterinary Journal. 51(10):1115-22.

J. Pasick, Y. Berhane, H. Kehler, T. Hisanaga, K. Handel, J. Robinson, D. Ojkic, F. Kibenge, M. Fortin, R. King, A. Hamel, D. Spiro, J. Parmley, C. Soos, E. Jenkins, A. Breault, D. Caswell, C. Davies, J. Rodrigue, K. McAloney and F. Leighton. 2010. Survey of Influenza A Viruses Circulating in Wild Birds in Canada 2005 to 2007. Avian Diseases 54:440–445.

Pasick J, Berhane Y, Hisanaga T, Kehler H, Hooper-McGrevy K, Handel K, Neufeld J, Argue C, and Leighton F. 2010. Diagnostic Test Results and Pathology Associated with the 2007 Canadian H7N3 Highly Pathogenic Avian Influenza Outbreak. Avian Diseases 54:213–219.

Himsworth CG, Jenkins e, Hill JE, Nsungu M, Ndao M, Thompson RCA, Covacin C, McConnell A, Leighton FA, Skinner S. 2010. The emergence of sylvatic Echinococcus granulosus as a parasitic zoonosis of public health concern in an indigenous Canadian community. American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene 82(4): 643-645.

Himsworth CG, Skinner S, Chaban B, Jenkins E, Wagner BA, Harms NJ, Leighton FA, Thompson RCA and Hill JE. 2010. Multiple Zoonotic Pathogens Identified in Canine Feces Collected from a Remote Canadian Indigenous Community. American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene 83(2): 338-341.

Himsworth CG, Elkin BT, Nishi JS, Neimanis AS, Wobeser GA, Turcotte C, Leighton FA. 2010. An outbreak of bovine tuberculosis in an intensively managed conservation herd of wild bison in the Northwest Territories. Canadian Veterinary Journal. 51:593–597.

Himsworth CG, Elkin BT, Nishi JS, Epp T, Lyashchenko KP, Surujballi O, Turcotte C, Esfandiari J, Greenwald R, Leighton FA. 2010. Comparison of test performance and evaluation of novel immunoassays for tuberculosis in a captive herd of wood bison naturally infected with Mycobacterium bovis. Journal of Wildlife Diseases 46(1):78-86.

D. D. Evelsizer, R. G. Clark , T. K. Bollinger 2010 Relationships between local carcass density and risk of mortality in molting mallards during avian botulism outbreaks. Journal of Wildlife Diseases 46 (2): 507-513.

D. D. Evelsizer, T. K. Bollinger, K. W. Dufour, and R. G. Clark. 2010 Survival of radio-marked mallards in relation to management of avian botulism. Journal of Wildlife Diseases 46 (3): 846-877.

C. I. Cullingham, E. H.Merrill, Evelyn H., M. J. Pybus, T. K. Bollinger, G. A. Wilson, D. W. Coltman. 2011. Broad and fine-scale genetic analysis of white-tailed deer populations: estimating relative risk of chronic wasting disease spread. Evolutionary Applications 4(1): 116-131.

C. I. Cullingham, S. M. Nakada, E. H.Merrill, T. K. Bollinger, Evelyn H., M. J. Pybus, D. W. Coltman. 2011 Multiscale population genetic analysis of mule deer (Odocoileus hemionus hemionus) in western Canada sheds new light on chronic wasting disease spread. Canadian Journal of Zoology. 89:134-147.

Risling, T., Å. I. Fahlman, N.A. Caulkett, and S. Kutz. 2011. Physiological and behavioral effects of hypoxemia in reindeer (Rangifer tarandus) immobilized with xylazine-etorphine. Animal Production Science. 51: In press Jan 2011.

Curry, P.S., B.T. Elkin, M. Campbell, K. Nielsen, W. Hutchins, C. Ribble and S.J. Kutz. 2011. Expanding the disease surveillance tool box: Blood-on-Filter-Paper for detecting Brucella exposure in caribou. Journal of Wildlife Disease, XXXX.

Polley, L., E. Hoberg and S. Kutz. Climate change, parasites and shifting boundaries. 2010. Acta Veterinaria Scandinavica. 52(Suppl 1):S1. ttp://www.actavetscand.com/content/52/S1/S1

Kowalzik, B.K., M.S.M. Pavelka, S.J. Kutz, and A. Behie. 2010 Parasites, primates, and ant-plants: clues to the lifecycle of Controrchis sp. in black howler monkeys, Alouatta pigra, in southern Belize. J. Wildl. Dis. Accepted June 29th, 2010.

Sim, K.A., B.M. Hoar, S.J. Kutz and N. B. Chilton. 2010. A sensitive PCR-based assay to amplify the second internal transcribed spacer ribosomal DNA of individual trichostrongylid nematode larvae. J. Vet. Diag. Inv. 22(3).

Brook, R.K., S.J. Kutz, C. Millins, A.M. Veitch, B.T. Elkin and T. Leighton. 2010. Evaluation and delivery of domestic animal health services in remote communities in the Northwest Territories: A Case Study of Status and Needs. Can. Vet. J. XXXXX.

Schock, D.M., G.R. Ruthig, J.P. Collins, S.J. Kutz, S. Carrière, R.J. Gau, A.M. Veitch, N.C. Larter, D.P. Tate, G. Guthrie, D.G. Allaire and R. Popko. 2010. Amphibian chytrid fungus and ranaviruses in the Northwest Territories, Canada. Diseases of Aquatic Organisms.XXXX.

Stockin, K.A., Law, R.J., Roe, W.D., Meynier, L., Martinez, E., Duignan, P.J., Bridgen, P., Jones, B. 2010. PCBs and organo-chlorine pesticides in Hector’s (Cephalorhynchus hectori hectori) and Maui’s (Cephalorhynchus hectori maui) dolphins. Marine Pollution Bulletin 60: 834-842.

Wilkinson, I.S., Chilvers, B.L., Duignan, P.J., and Pistorius, P.P.A. 2011. An evaluation of hot-iron branding as a permanent marking method for adult female New Zealand Sea Lions, Phocarctos hookeri. Wildlife Research (In press).

Foster, A.P., Johnston, P.E., Duignan, P.J., and Schock, A. Pericardial myxoid liposarcoma in a common eland (Taurotragus oryx). J. Comp. Path (In press).

Hirota S, K Fines, J Ng, D Traboulsi, J Lee, E Ihara, Y Li, WG Willmore, D Chung, MM Scully, T Louie, S Medlicott, M Lejeune, K Chadee, GD Armstrong, SP Colgan, DA Muruve, JA MacDonald & PL Beck. Hypoxia inducible factor signaling provides protection in Clostridium difficile-induced intestinal injury. Gastroenterology, 2010. Doi: 10.1053/j.gastro. 2010.03.045

Lejeune M, Leung P, Beck PL & Chadee K. Role of EP4 receptor and prostaglandin transporter in augmenting ProstaglandinE2 induced alteration in colonic epithelial barrier integrity. Am J Physiol Gastrointest Liver Physiol 299: G1097–G1105, 2010.

Lejeune M & Chadee K. ProstaglandinE2 produced by Entamoeba histolytica alters tight junction protein and affects colonic epithelial integrity. American journal of Pathology (in press)

Curry P, Elkin B, Campbell M, Nielsen K, Hutchins W, Ribble C, Kutz S. 2011.  Filter-Paper Blood Samples for ELISA Detection of Brucella Antibodies in Caribou. J Wildlife Diseases, 47: 12-20.

Curry P, Kutz S, Hutchins W, Elkin B, Ribble C, Veitch A, Jenkins D, Hope G, Nielsen K. 2010. Caribou Health Matters: Innovative Sampling and Hunter Perspectives. Kah Mowitch: Where are the Deer? 10th National Gathering of Grad Students in Aboriginal Peoples’ Health, Vancouver, BC, Jun 24-26.

Hammel L, Stephen C, Bricknell I, Evensen O. 2009 “Salmon Aquaculture Dialogue Working Group Report on Salmon Disease” commissioned by the Salmon Aquaculture Dialogue, World Wildlife Fund. available at http://wwf.worldwildlife.org/site/PageNavigator/SalmonSOIForm

Munasinghe N, Stephen C, Abeynayake P, Abetgunwardens I. 2010. Shrimp farming practices in the Puttalam district of Sri Lanka: Implications for disease control, industry sustainability and rural development. Veterinary Medicine International . Article ID 679130, 7 pages doi: 10.4061/2010/679130

Pollock S, Stephen C. 2010. Why you should get to know your local veterinarian. BC Medical Journal. 52(1):15

Robertson C, Sawford K, Daniel S, Nelson T, Stephen C. Mobile phone–based infectious disease surveillance system, Sri Lanka. Emerging Infectious Diseases [serial on the Internet]. 2010 Oct. http://www.cdc.gov/EID/ content/16/10/1524.htm

Stephen C, Ninghui L, Zhang L, Yeh F. Animal health policy principles for highly pathogenic avian influenza: Shared experience from China and Canada. Zoonoses and Public Health DOI: 10.1111/j.1863- 2378.2010.01351.x

Stephen C, Stitt T, Dawson-Coates J. Pathogen/Parasite Study between Water Basins: Risk Assessment Expectations and Options for Prospective Fish Health Studies. 10 December 2009.

Stephen C, Daibes I. 2010. Defining features of the practice of global health research: an examination of 14 global health research teams. Global Health Action 3: 5188. http://www.globalhealthaction.net/index.php/gha/article/view/5188/5770

Vrbova L, Stephen C, Kasman N, Boehnke R, Doyle-Waters M, ChablittpClark A, Gibson B, Brauer M, Patrick D. 2010. Systematic Review of Surveillance Systems for Emerging Zoonoses. Transboundary and Emerging Diseases. 57(3): 154-161.

Forzán MJ, Vanderstichel R, Hogan NS, Teather K, Wood J. Prevalence of Batrachochytrium dendrobatidis in three species of wild frogs on Prince Edward Island, Canada. Disease of Aquatic Organisms, 2010, 91:91-96.

Daoust, P-Y, FSB Kibenge, RAM Fouchier, MWG van de Bildt, D van Riel, and T Kuiken. 2011. Replication of low-pathogenic avian influenza virus in naturally infected Mallard ducks (Anas platyrhynchos) causes no morphological lesions. Journal of Wildlife Diseases [in press]

Nemiroff L, T Wimmer, P-Y Daoust, and DF McAlpine. 2011. Cetacean strandings in the Canadian Maritime provinces, 1990-2008. Canadian Field-Naturalist 123: [in press]

Birkenheuer, AJ, B Horney, M Bailey, S McBurney, V Catto, HS Marr, A Camacho and AE Balman. 2010. Babesia microti-like infections are prevalent in North American Foxes. Vet. Parasit. 172 (3-4): 179-182.

Clancy N, B Horney, S Burton, A Birkenheuer, S McBurney and K Tefft. 2010. Babesia annae in a red fox (Vulpes vulpes) from Prince Edward Island, Canada. J. Wildl. Dis. 46: 615-621.


Technical reportsRapports techniques

Tubbs L, S. Russell and J.S. Lumsden. (2010). Kingfish mortality investigation. NIWA, New Zealand.

Larrat, S., S. Lair. Saumon atlantique et inflammation périanale au Québec en 2009. Centre québécois sur la santé des animaux sauvages, Faculté de médecine vétérinaire, Université de Montréal. 2010. 12 pages.

Lelièvre, F., C. Brisson-Bonenfant, F. Bouchard, N. Côté, S. Lair, C. Fehlner-Gardiner, L. Lambert, S. Larrat, I. Laurion, J. Mainguy et S. Nadin-Davis. 2011. Surveillance des maladies de la faune - Rapport annuel 2009. Ministère des Ressources naturelles et de la Faune. 67 p.

Larrat, S., S. Lair. Implantation chirurgicale d’émetteurs satellitaires sur des macreuses brunes (Melanitta fusca) et macreuses à front blanc (Melanitta perspicillata) à Forestville. Presented to Environment Canada. 2010. 12 p.

Larrat, S., S. Lair. Saumon atlantique et inflammation périanale au Québec en 2009. Presented to the Ministère des Ressources naturelles et de la Faune. 2010. 24 p.

Training Manual on Wildlife Diseases and Surveillance. Prepared for the World Organization for Animal Health (OIE) by F.A. Leighton, Paris. 45pp.

Mancell J, Stitt T. 2010. Potential for Oil and Gas Toxicology on Woodland Caribou in Northeastern British Columbia. Report to Helen Schwantje, BCMOE. 23 November 2010.

Pollock S, Stitt T, Stephan C. First Nations Health Care Systems: Physician and frontline health care practitioner knowledge of parasitic disease. 26 March 2010.

Stephen C. 2010. Federal Government Role in One health: Wildlife Issues. Public Health Agency of Canada

Stephen C, Stitt T. Economic Considerations of the “One World One Health” Approach for the Public Health Agency of Canada. Notes in Support of a Presentation to Senior Management. 16 November 2009.

Stitt T. 2010. Animal Determinants of Emerging Disease (ADED) National Teleconference Rounds: Year End Report. 20 April 2010.