Worms at the Royal Welsh Show

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Worms at the Royal Welsh Show. / Tyson, Fiona; Allen, Tabitha ; Pennington, Claire; Brophy, Peter; Thomas, Eurion; Morphew, Russell.

In: Veterinary Record, Vol. 181, No. 14, 07.10.2017, p. 376-377.

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Tyson, F, Allen, T, Pennington, C, Brophy, P, Thomas, E & Morphew, R 2017, 'Worms at the Royal Welsh Show' Veterinary Record, vol. 181, no. 14, pp. 376-377. https://doi.org/10.1136/vr.j4548

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Tyson, F., Allen, T., Pennington, C., Brophy, P., Thomas, E., & Morphew, R. (2017). Worms at the Royal Welsh Show. Veterinary Record, 181(14), 376-377. https://doi.org/10.1136/vr.j4548

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Tyson F, Allen T, Pennington C, Brophy P, Thomas E, Morphew R. Worms at the Royal Welsh Show. Veterinary Record. 2017 Oct 7;181(14):376-377. https://doi.org/10.1136/vr.j4548

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Tyson, Fiona ; Allen, Tabitha ; Pennington, Claire ; Brophy, Peter ; Thomas, Eurion ; Morphew, Russell. / Worms at the Royal Welsh Show. In: Veterinary Record. 2017 ; Vol. 181, No. 14. pp. 376-377.

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