Cookies on CAB eBooks

Like most websites we use cookies. This is to ensure that we give you the best experience possible.

 

Continuing to use www.cabi.org  means you agree to our use of cookies. If you would like to, you can learn more about the cookies we use.

CAB eBooks

Ebooks on agriculture and the applied life sciences from CAB International

Results per page:

Search results

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
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Pregnancy testing technology.

This chapter deals with several aspects of pregnancy testing in livestock. Highlights focused on the advantages of pregnancy testing as well as the factors affecting the establishment of pregnancy. This chapter also focused on the different methods of pregnancy testing which includes palpation per...

Author(s)
Gordon, I.
ISBN
2017 CABI (H ISBN 9781780646022)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Info
Cover for Reproductive technologies in farm animals.

This second edition of Reproductive Technologies in Farm Animals has been revised to provide an up to date account of the key techniques employed in manipulating reproduction in farm animals, including beef and dairy cattle, pigs, sheep, goats, buffaloes, camelids, horses and poultry. This book has ...

Author(s)
Gordon, I.
ISBN
2017 CABI (H ISBN 9781780646022)
Type
Book
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Management of the pregnant mare.

Before the management of the pregnant mare is considered, it is essential to ascertain whether she is indeed pregnant. This chapter discusses the pregnancy detection; management of twin pregnancies and embryonic loss in mares. The accurate pregnancy detection is a major key to early pregnant mare...

Author(s)
Davies Morel, M. C. G.
ISBN
2015 CABI (H ISBN 9781780644424)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Diseases of the urino-genital system.

This chapter discusses the clinical signs, diagnosis and treatment of nephritis, cystitis, porcine dermatitis and nephropathy syndrome, urolithiasis and Stephanurus dentatus infection in pigs. Breeding and reproductive techniques and disorders are also included.

Author(s)
Duncanson, G. R.
ISBN
2013 CABI (H ISBN 9781780641720)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Simple diagnostic tests.

In this chapter tips for proper diagnosis in external and internal laboratories were presented. Highlights include: safety in the laboratory, anthrax smears, bronchoalveolar lavage technique, blood tests to monitor nutrition during pregnancy in sheep, caprine arthritis and encephalitis test,...

Author(s)
Duncanson, G. R.
ISBN
2012 CAB International (H ISBN 9781780640037)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for The pregnant ewe.

The pregnancy diagnosis, housing and the different causes, treatment and prevention of abortion in ewes are presented.

Author(s)
Winter, A.; Clarkson, M.
ISBN
2012 CAB International (H ISBN 9781845939731)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Reproductive system.

In this chapter the medical, surgical,congenital, and hereditary conditions of the reproductive systems in sheep and goats are discussed.

Author(s)
Duncanson, G. R.
ISBN
2012 CAB International (H ISBN 9781780640037)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Management of the pregnant mare.

Pregnancy detection through rectal palpation, hormone testing and ultrasonography; single and twin pregnancy management; embryo mortality; physical and nutritional management and health and disease prevention of pregnant mares are described.

Author(s)
Davies Morel, M. C. G.
ISBN
2008 CABI (H ISBN 9781845934507)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Urinogenital conditions.

This chapter covers the urogenital conditions in working equines, particularly horses. Conditions affecting the kidneys, bladder, testes, penis, prepuce, vulva, vagina, cervix, accessory sex glands and uterus are given focus as well as sexually transmitted diseases. The descent of the testes,...

Author(s)
Duncanson, G. R.
ISBN
2010 CABI (H ISBN 9781845936556)
Type
Book chapter