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A recent study from University of Illinois ranks which production attributes are most important to buyers for four different products: beef,...

Date
April 2017
Authors
M Djuric, DVM
Abstract

Use of intrauterine kerosene is becoming popular for treatment of chronic endometritis. In this case, intrauterine kerosene was used to treat pyometra in a mare after failure of traditional treatments and adjuvants to resolve the condition. Intrauterine infusion with kerosene was followed by...

Authors
Coyle, J.; Ferrer, M.; Fishman, H.; Eaton, E.; Gomes, V.
Publisher
The Society for Theriogenology
Publication
Clinical Theriogenology, 2017, 9, 1, pp 97-104
CAB ReviewFull Text

Appropriate feeding during the pregnancy and post-pregnancy period determines both the milk production in the ensuing lactation as well as the reproductive efficiency of the animal. During this period, 3 weeks before and 3 weeks after parturition are very important because dramatic physiological...

Date
April 2017
Subjects
3-hydroxybutyric acid; amino acids; body condition; cattle feeding; concentrates; cows; cytokines; dairy cattle; dairy cows; diets; disease prevention; dry matter; dry period; energy balance; energy requirements; feed additives; feed conversion efficiency; feed intake; feed rations; feed supplements; forage; hay; lactation; lysine; metabolic disorders; methionine; milk production; milk yield; nutrition physiology; parturition; postpartum period; pregnancy; protein supplements; reproductive efficiency; roughage; silage
Authors
Bakshi, M. P. S.; Wadhwa, M.; Makkar, H. P. S.
Datasheet

CMLV is a large enveloped DNA virus within the genus Orthopoxvirus (family Poxviridae). Similar to other orthopoxviruses,...

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Forming an end of life hospice/Pawspice service.

Date
March 2017
Authors
Villalobos, A. E.
Source
CAB Reviews 2016 11 031 1-4
Event

4 - 6 October 2018 - Barcelona

Venue
Barcelona
Country
Spain
Contact
Erika Taravella
Contact Details
Palazzo Trecchi - Via Trecchi, 20 - 26100 Cremona, Italy.
Tel
+39 0372 403 509
Fax
+39 0372 403 558
CABI Book Info
Cover for Companion animal economics: the economic impact of companion animals in the UK. Research report.

The aim of this report is to raise awareness of the importance of research concerning the economic impact of companion animals on society. This report was inspired by the seminal Council for Science and Society (CSS) report Companion Animals in Society (1988), and updates and extends its evaluation...

Authors
Hall, S.; Dolling, L.; Bristow, K.; Fuller, T.; Mills, D.
ISBN
2017 CABI (H ISBN 9781786391728)
AbstractFull Text

The aim of the experiment was to detect polymorphism in GPX5 gene encoding glutathione peroxidase 5 and to determine associations between individual genotypes and following reproductive traits in the Polish Large White × Landrace crossbred sows (n=442): total number of piglets born (TNB), number of...

Authors
Polasik, D.; Terman, A.; Kumalska, M.; Chomczyńska, O.; Urbański, P.; Żak, G.
Publisher
Polish Academy of Sciences, Institute of Genetics and Animal Breeding
Publication
Animal Science Papers and Reports, 2017, 35, 1, pp 97-102
AbstractFull Text

Monochromatic green light and thermal conditioning during embryonic development of broiler chickens may stimulate muscle growth and affect characteristics of the meat. Green light can penetrate the eggshell and act on muscle tissue. Thermal conditioning, at an early age, leads to a temporary...

Authors
Kanački, Z.; Stojanović, S.; Žikić, D.; Ušćebrka, G.
Publisher
Polish Academy of Sciences, Institute of Genetics and Animal Breeding
Publication
Animal Science Papers and Reports, 2017, 35, 1, pp 87-96
AbstractFull Text

The study evaluated the effect of amaranth (Amaranthus caudatus) grain (AMG) supplementation to diets containing linseed oil on the oxidative status, blood serum metabolites, growth performance and meat quality. A total of 132 90-d-old female Big Ray broilers were randomly divided into 3 groups of...

Authors
Longato, E.; Meineri, G.; Peiretti, P. G.
Publisher
Polish Academy of Sciences, Institute of Genetics and Animal Breeding
Publication
Animal Science Papers and Reports, 2017, 35, 1, pp 71-86
AbstractFull Text

The aim of the study was to estimate an effect of extruded and raw linseed supplementation to feed mixtures on the quality of turkey hen muscles. Phase 1 of the experiment included 480 1-week-old turkey hens divided into four groups of 120 each (6 replications with 20 birds each). In phase 1 of...

Authors
Czech, A.; Ognik, K.; Laszewska, M.; Sembratowicz, I.
Publisher
Polish Academy of Sciences, Institute of Genetics and Animal Breeding
Publication
Animal Science Papers and Reports, 2017, 35, 1, pp 57-69
AbstractFull Text

The impact of connectedness between contemporary groups (CG) on the reliability of genetic evaluation was analysed in Landrace (L) and Large-White (LW) pigs and their crossbreds on 23 245 data records from three large scale farms and 70 family farms in the period of 2002-2012. Gene flow (GF) and...

Authors
Skorput, D.; Gorjanc, G.; Lukovic, Z.
Publisher
Polish Academy of Sciences, Institute of Genetics and Animal Breeding
Publication
Animal Science Papers and Reports, 2017, 35, 1, pp 47-56

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