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Background: Intensified selection of polled individuals has recently gained importance in predominantly horned dairy cattle breeds as an alternative to routine dehorning. The status quo of the current polled breeding pool of genetically-closely related artificial insemination sires with lower...

Scheper, C.; Wensch-Dorendorf, M.; Yin Tong; Dressel, H.; Swalve, H.; König, S.
BioMed Central Ltd, London, UK
Genetics, Selection, Evolution, 2016, 48, 50, pp (29 June 2016)