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The objective of this study was to evaluate the carcass and meat characteristics of Aberdeen Angus steers surgically castrated at two ages or immunocastrated with two protocols. Forty-eight calves we used, monitored from birth and weaned, with age and initial mean weight of six months and 160±16.54 ...

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Machado, D. S.; Alves Filho, D. C.; Argenta, F. M.; Brondani, I. L.; Viana, A. F. P.; Volpatto, R. S.; Oliveira, L. M.; Klein, J. L.; Moura, A. F.; Frasson, J. J. N.
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FEPMVZ - Editora, Belo Horizonte, Brazil
Citation
Arquivo Brasileiro de Medicina Veterinária e Zootecnia, 2019, 71, 2, pp 658-666
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The surveillance of infectious diseases represents a crucial aspect for the management of the herd health. This is of particular importance for the pig industry due to the high density and highly intensive nature of pig farms. In order to be effective and routinely usable, surveillance tools must...

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Lucia, A. de; Rambaldi, M.; Ostanello, F.
Publisher
SIVAR - Societa Italiana Veterinari per Animali da Reddito, Cremona, Italy
Citation
Large Animal Review, 2019, 25, 1, pp 25-33
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Early castration of male small ruminants is regarded as a risk factor for urolithiasis, although the underlying correlations are still unclear. One possible reason is a deferred development of the penis and the urethra after castration. Therefore, we examined the penis and urethra of castrated and...

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Sickinger, M.; Allugami, A.; Pückler, K. von; Failing, K.; Wehrend, A.
Publisher
Polish Academy of Sciences, Committee of Veterinary Sciences, Olsztyn-Kortowo II, Poland
Citation
Polish Journal of Veterinary Sciences, 2019, 22, 1, pp 127-132
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The aim of this study was to evaluate the performance, physiological and temperamental parameters of uncastrated beef cattle or those submitted to surgical castration or immunocastration, in the post-castration period. The experimental period was divided into two subperiods of observations: the...

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Domingues, C. C.; Teixeira, O. S.; Cattelam, J.; Silva, M. B.; Moura, A. F.; Cardoso, G. S.; Brondani, I. L.; Alves Filho, D. C.
Publisher
FEPMVZ - Editora, Belo Horizonte, Brazil
Citation
Arquivo Brasileiro de Medicina Veterinária e Zootecnia, 2019, 71, 1, pp 151-159
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This study aimed to obtain a comprehensive look at the influence of castration on mRNA expression of the genes CYP2E1, CYP1A2, CYP2A19, HSD3B, SULT2A1 and SULT1A1 and their correlation with boar taint compounds (androstenone, skatole and indole) and Improvac-specific antibodies in a Czech...

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Kubešova, A.; Šthacek˜astny, K.; Faldyna, M.; Sladek, Z.; Steinhauserova, I.; Bořilova, G.; Knoll, A.
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Czech Academy of Agricultural Sciences, Prague, Czech Republic
Citation
Czech Journal of Animal Science, 2019, 64, 2, pp 89-97
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We aimed to examine the effect of hot-iron disbudding on serum thiol-disulphide homeostasis levels as a marker of oxidant stress in relationship with trauma in calves under sedation, local anaesthesia, and the non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug ketoprofen. A total of 30 Holstein calves were...

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Erdoğan, H.; Çamkerten, İ.; Çamkerten, G.; Ural, K.; Erdoğan, S.; Günal, İ.; Erel, Ö.
Publisher
Kafkas Üniversitesi, Veteriner Fakültesi Dergisi, Kars, Turkey
Citation
Kafkas Üniversitesi Veteriner Fakültesi Dergisi, 2019, 25, 3, pp 335-339
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This study presents a basic description and analysis of 20 common health disorders/diseases monitored in 289 802 dairy cows in the Czech Republic. The data were provided by farmers on a one-time basis from 1 183 herds and were collected between July 2015 and June 2016. In 55% of cows, no...

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Kasna, E.; Fleischer, P.; Zavadilová, L.; Slosárková, S.; Krupová, Z.; Stanek, S.
Publisher
International Committee for Animal Recording (ICAR), Rome, Italy
Citation
ICAR Technical Series, 2018, No.23, pp 173-177
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Objective: In this study, prevalence of clinical diseases and disorders of goat at Upazilla Veterinary Hospital, Pirojpur, Bangladesh were calculated and analyzed based on age, sex and seasonal variation during the period from June, 2014 to May, 2015. Materials and Methods: The protocol of disease...

Author(s)
Tuli Dey; Sonnet Poddar; Jabin Sultana; Salma Akter; Sutradhar, B. C.
Publisher
Ebubekir Ceylan, Ankara, Turkey
Citation
Turkish Journal of Veterinary Research, 2018, 2, 1, pp 9-13
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The breeding of buffaloes worldwide, and in particular in Brazil and Mercosur countries, has been expanding. However, in order to obtain satisfactory levels of productivity, animals need good health management. Among the many diseases common to cattle, some behave differently in buffaloes....

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Viana, R. B.; Monteiro, B. M.; Melo, W. de O.; Oliveira, D. R. de; Daher, L. C. C.; Ribeiro Filho, J. D.
Publisher
Pontificia Universidade Católica do Paraná, São José dos Pinhais, Brazil
Citation
Revista Acadêmica: Ciência Animal, 2018, 16, Special edition, pp e163004
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Castration is a painful intervention for piglets. This article uses similar experimental protocols to explore the different ways to alleviate pain including: ketoprofen or meloxicam analgesics, local anaesthesia using lidocaine, either alone or along with adrenaline and injected in variable...

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Courboulay, V.; Hemonic, A.; Prunier, A.
Publisher
Institut du Porc, Paris, France
Citation
Journées de la Recherche Porcine en France, 2018, 50, pp 305-310

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