Overgaauw P, van Dijk E. [A worm infection in the skin of a dog. First autochthonous Dirofilaria repens infection ofa dog in the Netherlands]. Tijdschr Diergeneeskd. 2009;134:936-8 pubmed
..This is the first described case of an autochthonous D. repens infection of a dog in the Netherlands. ..
le Rutte E, van Straten R, Overgaauw P. Awareness and control of canine leishmaniosis: A survey among Spanish and French veterinarians. Vet Parasitol. 2018;253:87-93 pubmed publisher
..This is crucial for monitoring, controlling and preventing the further spread of ZVL in Europe at regional, national and international level. ..
Overgaauw P, Avermaete K, Mertens C, Meijer M, Schoemaker N. Prevalence and zoonotic risks of Trichophyton mentagrophytes and Cheyletiella spp. in guinea pigs and rabbits in Dutch pet shops. Vet Microbiol. 2017;205:106-109 pubmed publisher
..Specific preventive measures such as routine screening examinations and (prophylactic) treatment of rabbits and guinea pigs are recommended next to regular hygiene when handling animals. ..