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Table 1 Prevalence of Staphylococcus spp. in different goat farms

From: Genetically divergent methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus and sec-dependent mastitis of dairy goats in Taiwan

Sample site Farm A (%) Farm B (%) Farm C (%) Farm D (%) Total
(%)
SA
(%)
CNSb
(%)
  SA CNS SA CNS SA CNS SA CNS    
Dorsum 0
(0/21)
0
(0/21)
0
(0/21)
0
(0/21)
0
(0/20)
0
(0/20)
0
(0/11)
0
(0/11)
0
(0/73)
0
(0/137)a
0
(0/137)
Vagina 10.0
(2/20)
10.0
(2/20)
9.5
(2/21)
19.0
(4/21)
15.0
(3/20)
25.0
(5/20)
18.2
(2/11)
45.5
(5/11)
34.7
(25/72)
6.6
(9/137)
12.4
(16/137)
Anus 0
(0/20)
20.0
(4/20)
0
(0/21)
38.1
(8/21)
0
(0/20)
45.0
(9/20)
0
(0/11)
45.5
(5/11)
36.1
(26/72)
0
(0/137)
19.0
(26/137)
Udder 0
(0/20)
15.0
(3/20)
0
(0/21)
9.5
(2/21)
5.0
(1/20)
5.0
(1/20)
0
(0/11)
9.1
(1/11)
11.1
(8/72)
0.7
(1/137)
5.1
(7/137)
Nasal cavity 35.0
(7/20)
0
(0/20)
9.5
(2/21)
9.5
(2/21)
5.0
(1/20)
10.0
(2/20)
18.2
(2/11)
36.4
(4/11)
27.8
(20/72)
8.8
(12/137)
5.8
(8/137)
Milk 2.5
(1/40)
20.0
(8/40)
2.4
(1/42)
33.3
(14/42)
2.5
(1/40)
42.5
(17/40)
4.3
(1/23)
52.2
(12/23)
37.9
(55/145)
2.9
(4/137)
39.4
(51/137)
Apparatus 0
(0/15)
6.7
(1/15)
0
(0/8)
0
(0/8)
0
(0/6)
0
(0/6)
0
(0/5)
0
(0/5)
2.9
(1/34)
0
(0/137)
0.7
(1/137)
Bulk tank 50.0
(1/2)
0
(0/2)
0
(0/2)
0
(0/2)
0
(0/2)
50.0
(1/2)
   33.3
(2/6)
0.7
(1/137)
0.7
(1/137)
Water 0
(0/3)
0
(0/3)
0
(0/2)
0
(0/2)
0
(0/2)
0
(0/2)
0
(0/2)
0
(0/2)
0
(0/9)
0
(0/137)
0
(0/137)
Total 6.8
(11/161)
11.2
(18/161)
3.1
(5/159)
18.9
(30/159)
4.0
(6/150)
23.3
(35/150)
5.9
(5/85)
31.8
(27/85)
24.7
(137/555)
19.7
(27/137)
80.3
(110/137)
  1. a137 isolates consisted of 27 S. aureus isolates and 110 CNS isolates
  2. bCNS: catalase-negative Staphylococcus spp