Table 1

Month and year of fecal sample collections from different animals

Sources (no. of isolates)MoYrTotal no. of isolates
Black bear (5), buffalo (5), cow (26), coyote (20), deer (10), dog (18), donkey (20), horse (9), llama (5)June and July2004118
Human (25), bison (6), black bear (43), mountain goat (20), cougar (20), cow (15), dog (10), elk (29), grizzly bear (20), horse (10), pony (19), rabbit (5), bighorn sheep (16)April to October2005238
Bison (5), coyote (101), cow (8), deer (79), dog (20), donkey (5), groundhog (19)October and December2006237