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Cover for Biosecurity measures for dog merchants and canine breeding kennels.

This chapter discussed general biosecurity guidelines for dog breeders, owners and traders as well as in dog breeding kennels giving considerations on both external and internal biosecurity.

Author(s)
Dendoncker, P. A.; Rooster, H. de; Abma, E.; Wydooghe, E.; Dewulf, J.
ISBN
2019 CABI (H ISBN 9781789245684)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Breeding and reproduction.

This chapter discussed the breeding methods used in modern day cattle and how breed improvements have been achieved as as seen from the performance (production and reproduction) of cattle.

Author(s)
Phillips, C. J. C.
ISBN
2018 CAB International (H ISBN 9781786392701)
Type
Book chapter
Abstract

Author(s)
Werf, J. van der; Swan, A.; Banks, R.
Publisher
Burleigh Dodds Science Publishing Limited, Cambridge, UK
Citation
Achieving sustainable production of sheep, 2017, pp 133-155
Abstract

In many of the major sheep production regions of the world, dairy sheep, that is, milking ewes, are the ultimate antithesis to the expected. However, sheep dairying is an important agricultural enterprise in several countries, and the Food and Agricultural Organization of the United Nations reports ...

Author(s)
Thomas, D. L.; Haenlein, G. F. W.
Publisher
John Wiley & Sons Ltd, Chichester, UK
Citation
Handbook of milk of non-bovine mammals, 2017, Ed. 2, pp 181-209
Abstract

This chapter gives an authoritative overview of some of the key developments in breeding dairy cattle in recent decades. Early gains are achieved through progeny test schemes supported by artificial insemination (AI) and embryo transfer (ET) technologies. AI and ET technologies made possible a...

Author(s)
Werf, J. van der; Pryce, J.
Publisher
Burleigh Dodds Science Publishing Limited, Cambridge, UK
Citation
Achieving sustainable production of milk. Volume 1: milk composition, genetics and breeding, 2017, pp 185-208
Abstract

Author(s)
Drost, M.
Publisher
John Wiley & Sons, Chichester, UK
Citation
Bovine Reproduction, 2015, pp 409-415
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Fertility problems in pigs.

This chapter discusses the aetiology, key features and treatment of fertility problems in pigs. Focus is given on mummification and stillbirth (porcine parvovirus), mastitis (coliforms, Escherichia coli and Klebsiella sp.), agalactia, Japanese encephalitis (JE) virus infection, porcine brucellosis...

Author(s)
McOrist, S.
ISBN
2014 CABI (H ISBN 9781780642123)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for History and domestication.

Understanding the fundamentals of genetic theory provides background for understanding family, breed, biological group, and species differences. Understanding the developmental history of populations of cattle in their native regions should explain to the reader how, over long periods of time,...

Author(s)
Herring, A. D.
ISBN
2014 CABI (H ISBN 9781780645070)
Type
Book chapter
Abstract

Author(s)
Momont, H.; Checura, C. M.
Publisher
Wiley-Blackwell, Ames, USA
Citation
Large animal medicine for veterinary technicians, 2014, pp 261-278
Abstract

Author(s)
Brown, K.; Healy, R.; Ferrer, M.
Publisher
Wiley-Blackwell, Ames, USA
Citation
Veterinary technician's large animal daily reference guide, 2014, pp 141-178

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