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 Reproductive system.

This chapter describes the anatomy of the ovaries and testes, sexual maturity, ovarian development, the oestrous cycle, fertilization, pregnancy, embryonic and fetal development, sex determination, lactation, genetics, inheritance and some reproductive and congenital conditions in cats and dogs.

Author(s)
Aspinall, V.; Cappello, M.; Phillips, C.
ISBN
2020 CABI (H ISBN 9781789241150)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for The horse.

Much of the anatomy of the organs and physiology the body systems of horses are similar to that of the dog and this chapter is designed to highlight the differences between these two species, not to describe every aspect in repetitious detail.

Author(s)
Aspinall, V.; Cappello, M.; Phillips, C.
ISBN
2020 CABI (H ISBN 9781789241150)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Reproduction and early rearing.

The reproductive biology and life cycle of aquacultured species and methods to induce spawning are described.

Author(s)
Stickney, R. R.
ISBN
2017 CABI (H ISBN 9781786390097)
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 Modelling reproduction in broiler breeder and laying hens.

The aim of this chapter is to describe the potential reproductive performance of individuals, such that the potential reproductive performance of a population of hens may be simulated. This requires an understanding of systems such as the attainment of sexual maturity in a flock of pullets and the...

Author(s)
Gous, R. M.
ISBN
2015 CABI (H ISBN 9781780644110)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for A model to estimate the amino acid requirements for growth and sexual development in laying pullets.

Growth in a laying pullet prior to sexual maturity can be partitioned into three components: feathers, the feather-free body and reproductive organs. This study aimed to describe the growth of the feathers, the feather-free body, the reproductive organs and the liver of Dekalb White hens for...

Author(s)
Silva, E. P.; Sakomura, N. K.; Hauschild, L.; Gous, R. M.
ISBN
2015 CABI (H ISBN 9781780644110)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Juvenile and play behaviour.

This chapter discusses the juvenile behaviour of calves, lambs, foals, piglets and poultry; and the behavioural aspects of weaning and puberty. The benefits and characteristics of play behaviour in young domestic animals are highlighted.

Author(s)
Broom, D. M.; Fraser, A. F.
ISBN
2015 CABI (H ISBN 9781780645391)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Genetics of reproduction in cattle.

This chapter covers the genetics of reproduction in cattle. Focus is given on genetics of ovulation rate and related traits, puberty and related traits, conception or pregnancy rate, gestation length, dystocia and related traits and male reproductive traits.

Author(s)
Kirkpatrick, B. W.
ISBN
2015 CABI (H ISBN 9781780642215)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Applied andrology in cattle (<i xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml">Bos taurus</i>).

This chapter describes the sexual development, sperm production and quality, breeding soundness evaluation, libido and congenital reproductive disorders in cattle.

Author(s)
Brito, L. F. C.
ISBN
2014 CABI (H ISBN 9781780643168)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Applied andrology in cattle (<i xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml">Bos indicus</i>).

The differences in breeding soundness evaluation compared to cattle and the reproductive aspects and semen characters of zebu are described.

Author(s)
Chacón, J.
ISBN
2014 CABI (H ISBN 9781780643168)
Type
Book chapter

Refine Results

Sort Order
Author
Geographical Location
Item Type
Subject Topics