Tag: sarcoptic mange

October 5, 2022

JWM: Ibex develop resistance to mange

Ibex have developed a resistance to sarcoptic mange after long-term exposure to the disease in the Iberian Peninsula. The first recent cases of sarcoptic mange were reported in the region...

January 22, 2019

Mange decimates population of San Joaquin kit foxes

The population of San Joaquin kit foxes (Vulpes macrotis mutica) in Bakersfield, California is declining rapidly due to an outbreak of sarcoptic mange. Bakersfield’s KBAK/KBFX reports that the population of...