Kathleen A Fagerstone

Summary

Affiliation: Agricultural Research Service
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Review of issues concerning the use of reproductive inhibitors, with particular emphasis on resolving human-wildlife conflicts in North America
    Kathleen A Fagerstone
    US Department of Agriculture Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service Wildlife Services, National Wildlife Research Center, Fort Collins, CO 80521 2154, USA
    Integr Zool 5:15-30. 2010
  2. ncbi request reprint Quantification of plasma and egg 4,4'-dinitrocarbanilide (DNC) residues for the efficient development of a nicarbazin-based contraceptive for pest waterfowl
    John J Johnston
    United States Department of Agriculture, Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service, Wildlife Services, National Wildlife Research Center, 4101 LaPorte Avenue, Fort Collins, CO 80521, USA
    Pest Manag Sci 58:197-202. 2002
  3. ncbi request reprint The use of contraception as a disease management tool in wildlife
    Jack C Rhyan
    United States Department of Agriculture, National Wildlife Research Center, Fort Collins, Colorado 80521, USA
    J Zoo Wildl Med 44:S135-7. 2013
  4. ncbi request reprint State-level approaches to managing the use of contraceptives in wildlife in the United States
    John D Eisemann
    United States Department of Agriculture, Animal Plant Inspection Service, Wildlife Services, Fort Collins, Colorado 80521, USA
    J Zoo Wildl Med 44:S47-51. 2013
  5. doi request reprint The single-shot GnRH immunocontraceptive vaccine (GonaCon) in white-tailed deer: comparison of several GnRH preparations
    Lowell A Miller
    USDA Wildlife Services, National Wildlife Research Center, CO 80521, USA
    Am J Reprod Immunol 60:214-23. 2008
  6. ncbi request reprint Twenty years of immunocontraceptive research: lessons learned
    Lowell A Miller
    United States Department of Agriculture, National Wildlife Research Center, Fort Collins, Colorado 80521, USA
    J Zoo Wildl Med 44:S84-96. 2013
  7. doi request reprint Use of a GnRH vaccine, GonaCon, for prevention and treatment of adrenocortical disease (ACD) in domestic ferrets
    Lowell A Miller
    US Department of Agriculture Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service Wildlife Services, National Wildlife Research Center, 4101 LaPorte Avenue, Fort Collins, CO 80521, USA Electronic address
    Vaccine 31:4619-23. 2013
  8. doi request reprint Feeding of grey squirrels (Sciurus carolinensis) with the contraceptive agent DiazaCon™: effect on cholesterol, hematology, and blood chemistry
    Christi A Yoder
    National Wildlife Research Center, Fort Collins, Colorado, USA
    Integr Zool 6:409-19. 2011

Detail Information

Publications8

  1. doi request reprint Review of issues concerning the use of reproductive inhibitors, with particular emphasis on resolving human-wildlife conflicts in North America
    Kathleen A Fagerstone
    US Department of Agriculture Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service Wildlife Services, National Wildlife Research Center, Fort Collins, CO 80521 2154, USA
    Integr Zool 5:15-30. 2010
    ..Use will also be dependent on health and safety issues and on public acceptance of the techniques...
  2. ncbi request reprint Quantification of plasma and egg 4,4'-dinitrocarbanilide (DNC) residues for the efficient development of a nicarbazin-based contraceptive for pest waterfowl
    John J Johnston
    United States Department of Agriculture, Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service, Wildlife Services, National Wildlife Research Center, 4101 LaPorte Avenue, Fort Collins, CO 80521, USA
    Pest Manag Sci 58:197-202. 2002
    ..This approach permits the expeditious evaluation of formulations and dosing regimes by simply monitoring blood DNC concentrations in target species...
  3. ncbi request reprint The use of contraception as a disease management tool in wildlife
    Jack C Rhyan
    United States Department of Agriculture, National Wildlife Research Center, Fort Collins, Colorado 80521, USA
    J Zoo Wildl Med 44:S135-7. 2013
    ..Ongoing studies will determine if the use of GonaCon in bison decreases shedding of Brucella abortus from infected animals and will better define the duration of infertility following a single injection..
  4. ncbi request reprint State-level approaches to managing the use of contraceptives in wildlife in the United States
    John D Eisemann
    United States Department of Agriculture, Animal Plant Inspection Service, Wildlife Services, Fort Collins, Colorado 80521, USA
    J Zoo Wildl Med 44:S47-51. 2013
    ..Thoughtful consideration of all aspects of wildlife contraceptive use will lead to the development of sound, best management practices for current and future products...
  5. doi request reprint The single-shot GnRH immunocontraceptive vaccine (GonaCon) in white-tailed deer: comparison of several GnRH preparations
    Lowell A Miller
    USDA Wildlife Services, National Wildlife Research Center, CO 80521, USA
    Am J Reprod Immunol 60:214-23. 2008
    ..An effective, single-injection, multi-year, GnRH contraceptive agent is needed to control reproduction in overabundant white-tailed deer populations...
  6. ncbi request reprint Twenty years of immunocontraceptive research: lessons learned
    Lowell A Miller
    United States Department of Agriculture, National Wildlife Research Center, Fort Collins, Colorado 80521, USA
    J Zoo Wildl Med 44:S84-96. 2013
    ..The EPA would regulate all these uses. Research is also ongoing on a GnRH vaccine to delay the onset of adrenocortical disease in pet ferrets (Mustela putorius), a use regulated by the United States Department of Agriculture...
  7. doi request reprint Use of a GnRH vaccine, GonaCon, for prevention and treatment of adrenocortical disease (ACD) in domestic ferrets
    Lowell A Miller
    US Department of Agriculture Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service Wildlife Services, National Wildlife Research Center, 4101 LaPorte Avenue, Fort Collins, CO 80521, USA Electronic address
    Vaccine 31:4619-23. 2013
    ..Subcutaneous vaccination with GonaCon is thus recommended to prevent the onset of ACD and as a possible treatment for ACD-signs in domestic ferrets...
  8. doi request reprint Feeding of grey squirrels (Sciurus carolinensis) with the contraceptive agent DiazaCon™: effect on cholesterol, hematology, and blood chemistry
    Christi A Yoder
    National Wildlife Research Center, Fort Collins, Colorado, USA
    Integr Zool 6:409-19. 2011
    ..The mean overall dose of DiazaCon™ received was 29.0 ± 1.6 and 55.3 ± 4.3 mg/kg in the low (50 mg/kg) and high dose (100 mg/kg) groups, respectively. DiazaCon™ might provide an effective, acceptable alternative to lethal control...