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The commercial meat rabbit industry is without validated on-farm euthanasia methods, potentially resulting in inadequate euthanasia protocols. We evaluated blunt force trauma (BFT), a mechanical cervical dislocation device (MCD), and a non-penetrating captive bolt device (NPCB) for euthanasia of...

Author(s)
Walsh, J. L.; Percival, A.; Turner, P. V.
Publisher
MDPI AG, Basel, Switzerland
Citation
Animals, 2017, 7, 12, pp 100
Abstract

Appropriate and timely on-farm euthanasia is the responsibility of the producer, working together with their herd veterinarian. Unfortunately, validated methods for euthanasia of commercial meat rabbits are lacking and there are few educational materials available for producer training. Because ...

Author(s)
Walsh, J.; Percival, A.; Tapscott, B.; Turner, P. V.
Publisher
BMJ Publishing Group, London, UK
Citation
Veterinary Record, 2017, 181, 11, pp 292
Abstract

The use of CO2 inhalation with different gas chamber fill rates has not been evaluated for euthanasia in commercial meat rabbits. Our objectives were to evaluate the behavioral and physiologic responses of rabbits (pre-weaned to adult) when exposed to gradual- and fast-fill rates of CO2, and to...

Author(s)
Walsh, J. L.; Vegte, J. van de; Mercer, B.; Turner, P. V.
Publisher
Canadian Veterinary Medical Association, Ottawa, Canada
Citation
Canadian Veterinary Journal, 2019, 60, 7, pp 770-778
Abstract

Of the pet rabbits presented at one private practice between August 2011 and August 2016 (n=1369), 5.6% presented with a traumatic orthopaedic injury. Of these, 7.8% (n=6) presented with traumatic coxofemoral luxation, the most frequently observed type of luxation. Three cases of non-traumatic...

Author(s)
Gallego, M.; Villaluenga, J. E.
Publisher
Wiley, Oxford, UK
Citation
Journal of Small Animal Practice, 2019, 60, 10, pp 631-635
Abstract

With the continual advancement in veterinary medicine, rabbits have the care they need to live longer. While rabbits of all ages have similar needs, geriatric rabbits can have a longer, better quality of life with proper identification and management of age-related diseases. Important...

Author(s)
Dehn, S.
Publisher
MA Healthcare Limited, London, UK
Citation
The Veterinary Nurse, 2018, 9, 6, pp 309-315
Abstract

The article investigates the structure of the suprarenal (adrenal) glands of male rabbits (Oryctolagus cuniculus), in which, on the basis of electrocardiographic and variational-pulsometric studies, different types of autonomic tone were observed. This allowed the animals to be divided into three...

Author(s)
Zakrevska, M. V.; Tybinka, A. M.
Publisher
Oles Honchar Dnipropetrovsk National University, Dnipropetrovsk, Ukraine
Citation
Regulatory Mechanisms in Biosystems, 2019, 10, 4, pp 415-421
Abstract

In the present study; experimental defects were created in the rabbits at the urinary bladder and the repair of the defects with autogenous Fascia latae (FL) graft was provided. The aim was to evaluate whether the grafted urinary bladder capacity reached to the normal urinary bladder capacity. A...

Author(s)
Yönez, M. K.; Atalan, G.
Publisher
Erciyes University, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Kayseri, Turkey
Citation
Erciyes Üniversitesi Veteriner Fakültesi Dergisi, 2018, 15, 3, pp 216-221
Abstract

OBJECTIVE To describe the clinical findings and short-term outcomes for rabbits with signs of gastrointestinal tract dysfunction or rabbit gastrointestinal syndrome (RGIS). ANIMALS 117 client-owned rabbits. PROCEDURES The electronic medical records database of a veterinary teaching hospital was...

Author(s)
Oparil, K. M.; Gladden, J. N.; Babyak, J. M.; Lambert, C.; Graham, J. E.
Publisher
American Veterinary Medical Association, Schaumburg, USA
Citation
Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association, 2019, 255, 7, pp 837-845
Abstract

Objective. The aim of this study was to compare tissue and plasma concentrations of florfenicol (FFC) and its metabolite florfenicol amine (FFC-a) between sheep and rabbits, after intramuscular administration of 20 mg FFC/kg. Materials and methods. Five Suffolk Down sheep and six New Zealand ...

Author(s)
Cazanga R., V.; Jeldres O., J. A.; Palma I., C.; Riquelme A., J.; Cornejo D., D.; Pérez F., R.
Publisher
University of Cordoba, Monteria, Colombia
Citation
Revista MVZ Cordoba, 2020, 25, 1,
Abstract

PURPOSE: The aim of this paper is to investigate the dynamics of the activities of alkaline phosphatase (AP), aspartate (ASAT) and alanine (ALAT) transferases in plasma of rabbits that are infected with Staphylococcus aureus (S. aureus). METHODS: The experiment was carried out with 12 male rabbits...

Author(s)
Georgieva, T. M.; Georgiev, I. P.; Markov, N.; Markov, I.; Bozakova, N.; Petrov, V.; Nikolova, N.
Publisher
Trakia University, Stara Zagora, Bulgaria
Citation
Trakia Journal of Sciences, 2019, 17, 4, pp 334-339

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