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A female calf of the breed German Holstein (GH) was spontaneously born on July 28, 2013 which was 35 days before the expected term of birth. The dam was a heifer when she got pregnant from the first insemination on November 23, 2012. Calving was without complications. The calf was fully viable and...

Author(s)
Reinartz, S.; Höltershinken, M.; Distl, O.
Publisher
Schlütersche Verlagsgesellschaft GmbH & Co. KG, Hannover, Germany
Citation
Berliner und Münchener Tierärztliche Wochenschrift, 2016, 129, 1/2, pp 82-87
Abstract

In a dairy farm in Lower Saxony, a male black and white German Holstein calf showed two partially fused heads, scoliosis of the thoracal vertebral column and a high-graded dyspnoea. The animal was sired by a bull used in artificial insemination. Further affected calves were not known at this farm....

Author(s)
Buck, B. C.; Zoeller, M.; Baumgärtner, W.; Distl, O.
Publisher
Schlütersche Verlagsgesellschaft mbH & Co. KG , Hannover, Germany
Citation
Berliner und Münchener Tierärztliche Wochenschrift, 2009, 122, 3/4, pp 116-120