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Rabbit breeding is an activity that is growing worldwide due to its easy handling, high reproduction rate and the possibility of generating profits from the sale of animals or the benefit of animal protein through self-consumption. The high feed costs in the production of rabbits through the use of ...

Author(s)
Coreno-Hernández, O.; Zepeda-Bastida, A.; Soto-Simental, S.; Ayala-Martínez, M.; Ojeda-Ramírez, D.
Publisher
Sergio Martínez González, Tepic, Mexico
Citation
Abanico Veterinario, 2018, 8, 1, pp 75-79
Abstract

Many species of invasive plants are spreading out rapidly in Europe. The common milkweed occupies increasingly more area. Being poisonous, most animals will not graze on it however rabbits would be an effective organism for the biological control of milkweed. Rabbit kittens can learn the maternal...

Author(s)
Ducs, A.; Kazi, A.; Bilkó, Á.; Altbäcker, V.
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Behavioural Processes, 2016, 130, pp 75-80
AbstractFull Text

The aim of this study was to investigate the effects of Oxytropis glabra DC poisoning on spermatogenic cells apoptosis in rabbit testis, and reveal the toxicity mechanism of O. glabra DC in future. 24 male rabbits were randomly and equally divided into blank control group and experimental group I,...

Author(s)
Wang Shuai; Jia QiZhen; Chen GenYuan; Wang LianQun; Zhang Ling
Publisher
Editorial Department of Southwest China Journal of Agricultural Sciences, Chengdu, China
Citation
Southwest China Journal of Agricultural Sciences, 2017, 30, 1, pp 209-214
Abstract

The objective of this study was to evaluate the sensitivity of rabbits to poisoning by Brachiaria decumbens and the possible use of this animal species as an experimental model for studies on poisoning by this forage in livestock. The experiment was conducted during the dry season with 12 rabbits....

Author(s)
Faccin, T. C.; Pupin, R. C.; Leal, P. V.; Santos, A. C. dos; Lima, S. C. de; Ferreira, V. B. N.; Garcez, W. S.; Lemos, R. A. A. de
Publisher
Sociedade de Medicina Veterinária do Estado do Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janerio, Brazil
Citation
Revista Brasileira de Medicina Veterinária, 2016, 38, 2, pp 143-146
Abstract

This chapter provides recognition of the more common toxic plants, their potential for poisoning, the clinical signs that can be expected in the event a horse consumes a toxic amount of the plant, and therapeutic and management practices that can be used to prevent poisoning. Plant-induced...

Author(s)
Knight, A. P.
Publisher
John Wiley & Sons, Chichester, UK
Citation
Nutritional management of equine diseases and special cases, 2017, pp 119-188
Abstract

Dietary specialists often reside in habitats that provide a high and predictable abundance of their primary food, which is usually difficult for other herbivores to consume because of high levels of plant toxins or structural impediments. Therefore, sympatric specialist and generalist herbivores...

Author(s)
Crowell, M. M.; Shipley, L. A.; Forbey, J. S.; Rachlow, J. L.; Kelsey, R. G.
Publisher
Oxford University Press, Cary, USA
Citation
Journal of Mammalogy, 2018, 99, 3, pp 565-577
Abstract

Locoism threatens the sustainable development of animal husbandry in areas around the world with intensified desertification, especially in the western United States, western China, Canada, and Mexico, among other countries. This study was conducted to discover potential serum biomarkers in...

Author(s)
Jiao JiFeng; Wang Shuai; Zhang RuiShi; Ma ZhiYan; Du GuoFeng; Chen XiaoLu; Tao DaYong; Zhao JinXiang
Publisher
Elsevier Science Ireland Ltd., Shannon, Irish Republic
Citation
Chemico-Biological Interactions, 2017, 268, pp 111-118
Abstract

Objective: This study investigated the effects of Oxytropis glabra DC poisoning on content and transcriptional expression of α-mannosidase (AMA) in hypothalamus-pituitary-gonad to reveal its toxicity mechanism. Method: A total of 24 rabbits were randomly and equally divided into control group and...

Author(s)
Wang Shuai; Chen GenYuan; Jia QiZhen; Zhang Ling; Ma ChunHui
Publisher
Northwest A & F University (Natural Science Edition), Yangling, China
Citation
Journal of Northwest A & F University - Natural Science Edition, 2016, 44, 8, pp 41-48
Abstract

Numerous monofluoroacetate (MFA)-containing plants in Brazil cause sudden death syndrome precipitated by exercise in livestock, which is characterized by loss of balance, ataxia, labored breathing, muscle tremors, and recumbence leading to death. Four species of Palicourea collected at six farms...

Author(s)
Carvalho, F. K. de L.; Cook, D.; Lee, S. T.; Taylor, C. M.; Oliveira, J. B. S.; Riet-Correa, F.
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Toxicon, 2016, 109, pp 42-44
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Radiographic monitoring of lesions induced by <i xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml">Solanum malacoxylon</i> (Solanaceae) poisoning in rabbits.

The objective of this study was to evaluate by radiographic monitoring the lesions caused by experimental poisoning with S. malacoxylon in rabbits. Ten adult rabbits (Oryctolagus cuniculus) with an average weight of 3 kg were kept in cages and given commercial diets with levels of 0.38% calcium and ...

Author(s)
Ubiali, D. G.; Néspoli, P. B.; Boabaid, F. M.; Silva, M. I. V.; Pescador, C. A.; Souza, M. A.; Nakazato, L.; Colodel, E. M.
ISBN
2011 CABI (H ISBN 9781845938338)
Type
Book chapter; Conference paper

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