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Objectives: This study aimed to determine the efficacy and safety of oral misoprostol (MIS) administration in the induction of mid-term pregnancy termination in cats. Methods: Twenty-eight cats that were pregnant for 30-40 days were allocated to four groups. The aglepristone (AGL) group (n=7)...

Author(s)
Ay, S. S.; Aslan, S.; Önyay, F.; Kaya, D.; Koldaș, E.; Arslan, S.; Fındık, M.
Publisher
Sage Publications, Thousand Oaks, USA
Citation
Journal of Feline Medicine and Surgery, 2019, 21, 8, pp 714-722
Abstract

Abortion and neonatal mortality are events that can occur in breeding bitches and queens. It has been reported that up to 55% and 33% of these cases remain without a known cause, respectively, in canine and feline pregnancies. Unusual abortigenic and potentially zoonotic agents, including Coxiella...

Author(s)
Stefanetti, V.; Compagnone, A.; Sordini, C.; Passamonti, F.; Rampacci, E.; Moscati, L.; Marenzoni, M. L.
Publisher
Elsevier Inc, Orlando, USA
Citation
Topics in Companion Animal Medicine, 2018, 33, 4, pp 122-125
Abstract

Pregnancy loss can occur from events closely associated with conception up to just prior to parturition. Death of the embryo or fetus can be the result of hormonal, toxic, environmental and/or bacterial or viral agents. In many species of animals embryonic losses are higher than perinatal losses....

Author(s)
Smith, F. O.
Publisher
The Society for Theriogenology, Montgomery, USA
Citation
Clinical Theriogenology, 2018, 10, 3, pp 185-188
AbstractFull Text

This study determined the efficacy of a combination of aglepristone and cabergoline on termination of mid-term cat pregnancies. Twenty cats with unwanted pregnancies between 30-40 days were included in the study. Aglepristone (10 mg/kg, sc) was given to the AGL group (n=6) twice in a 24-h interval. ...

Author(s)
Ay, S. S.; Önyay, F.; Saral, G.; Kaya, D.; Aslan, S.; Fındık, M.
Publisher
Kafkas Üniversitesi, Veteriner Fakültesi Dergisi, Kars, Turkey
Citation
Kafkas Üniversitesi Veteriner Fakültesi Dergisi, 2018, 24, 4, pp 491-496
Abstract

This study examines incidences and timing of abortion in Holstein Friesian dairy cows with advanced twin pregnancies in north-eastern Spain. The study population consisted of 1,194 twin pregnancies in two herds recorded from 2010 to 2015: 522 bilateral and 672 unilateral. The presence of live twins ...

Author(s)
Garcia-Ispierto, I.; López-Gatius, F.
Publisher
Wiley, Berlin, Germany
Citation
Reproduction in Domestic Animals, 2019, 54, s4, pp 50-53
Abstract

Although reproductive failures (RF) such as abortion, stillbirth and neonatal mortality in cats are still under researched, it is known that many RF are caused by viral agents. This research surveyed the viral agent prevalence in queens with RF. Queens were excluded from the study if their RF was...

Author(s)
Oliveira, I. V. P. de M.; Freire, D. A. de C.; Ferreira, H. I. P.; Moura, G. H. F.; Rocha, C. S. da; Calabuig, C. I. P.; Kurissio, J. K.; Araújo Junior, J. P.; Antunes, J. M. A. de P.
Publisher
Elsevier, Oxford, UK
Citation
Veterinary and Animal Science, 2018, 6, pp 75-80
Abstract

Toxoplasmosis is a zoonotic food-borne disease with global distribution. The principal aim of this research was to detect the seroprevalence of T. gondii infection in cattle, dogs and cats in dairy farms with high incidence of abortion, as well as to identify associated risk factors in Hamedan,...

Author(s)
Gharekhani, J.; Yakhchali, M.
Publisher
Springer, New Delhi, India
Citation
Journal of Parasitic Diseases, 2020, 44, 1, pp 116-121
AbstractFull Text

Dogs and cats are the main pets in most cities. When there is no interest of the tutors in the animal reproduction it is opportune the presentation by the veterinary, the contraceptive methods available, the advantages and disadvantages of each one. They are by surgical means or by hormonal...

Author(s)
Araújo, E. K. D.; Moura, V. de M.; Honório, T. G. A. da F.; Alves, R. A.; Fonseca, A. P. B.; Rodrigues, M. C.; Klein, R. P.
Publisher
Pubvet, Maringá, Brazil
Citation
PUBVET, 2017, 11, 3, pp 256-261
AbstractFull Text

In this study the effect of aglepristone in order to create abortion was investigated on some haematological and biochemical parameters on 22-30 days of pregnant cats. Twenty cats that their pregnancy is determined by ultrasonography were randomly divided into two groups. The experimental group (n: ...

Author(s)
Eren, N.; Yenilmez, K.
Citation
Van Veterinary Journal, 2019, 30, 1, pp 25-30
Abstract

Neospora caninum is a protozoan parasite with a preference for cattle and dogs as hosts. When N. caninum infection occurs in cattle it induces abortion, bovine neosporosis being a main cause of abortion worldwide. In dairy cattle, the economic burden of neosporosis-associated abortion is so great...

Author(s)
Almería, S.; Serrano-Pérez, B.; López-Gatius, F.
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Microbial Pathogenesis, 2017, 109, pp 177-182

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