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The aim of this study was to quantify the effects of the genetic group, heat stress and somatic cell count (SCS) on the milk production and composition of Holstein, Jersey and Girolando genotypes cows in subtropical climates. Were used 14181 milk test-day records from a seven years period in a...

Author(s)
Ludovico, A.; Trentin, M.; Rêgo, F. C. A.
Publisher
Instituto de Zootecnia, Facultad de Veterinaria, Córdoba, Spain
Citation
Archivos de Zootecnia, 2019, 68, 262, pp 236-243
Abstract

The aim of this retrospective study was to use RT-PCR and nucleotide sequencing analysis to determine the G (VP7 gene) and P (VP4 gene) genotypes of 155 Brazilian bovine rotavirus A (RVA) wild-type strains detected in diarrheic calves from all Brazilian geographical regions from 2006 to 2015. The...

Author(s)
Medeiros, T. N. da S.; Lorenzetti, E.; Alfieri, A. F.; Alfieri, A. A.
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Comparative Immunology, Microbiology & Infectious Diseases, 2019, 64, pp 90-98
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Propolis is a substance produced by bees, especially Apis mellifera, from resins of plant shoots. It possesses numerous biological properties, such as antimicrobial and anti-inlammatory. Activities such as organic dairy farming show high demand for natural products with proprieties like those of...

Author(s)
Klahr, G. T.; Isola, J. V. V.; Giehl, D. Z.; Rosa, C. S. da; Martins, A. A.; Bartmer, M. E.; Segabinazzi, L. R.
Publisher
Centro de Ciências Biológicas - UFSC, Santa Catarina, Brazil
Citation
Biotemas, 2019, 32, 1, pp 1-10
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The objective of this work was to identify genetic polymorphisms of leptin, β-lactoglobulin and pituitary transcription factor (PIT1) and to evaluate its effects on the chemical composition and milk somatic cell count of crossbred dairy cows living in a hot climate. A total of 291 crossbred dairy...

Author(s)
Ferreira, J. B.; Guilhermino, M. M.; Leite, J. H. G. M.; Sousa, J. E. R.; Araújo, B. V. S.; Vasconcelos, A. M.; Lara, M. A. C.; Façanha, D. A. E.
Publisher
FEPMVZ - Editora, Belo Horizonte, Brazil
Citation
Arquivo Brasileiro de Medicina Veterinária e Zootecnia, 2019, 71, 2, pp 715-719
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The values of air temperature, relative humidity and Temperature Humidity Index (THI) of one pasture-based milk production farm and from the nearest official weather station were confronted. At the farm, data readings were recorded by an automatic weather station, every five minutes, from February...

Author(s)
Brettas, P. K. M.; Guimarães, E. C.; Nascimento, M. R. B. M.
Publisher
FEPMVZ - Editora, Belo Horizonte, Brazil
Citation
Arquivo Brasileiro de Medicina Veterinária e Zootecnia, 2019, 71, 3, pp 967-976
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Despite the significant increase in research in veterinary orthopedics, specially directed to the distal locomotor system and podology, fractures in large animals continue to be a challenge for the field veterinarian. Considering the proximal locomotor system, literature in general and mainly...

Author(s)
Oliveira, B. I. C. de; Nascimento, L. V.; Ollhoff, R. D.
Publisher
Pontificia Universidade Católica do Paraná, São José dos Pinhais, Brazil
Citation
Revista Acadêmica: Ciência Animal, 2018, 16, Special edition, pp e163503
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A number of reproductive biotechnologies are currently available to multiply offspring from high genetic merit animals to enhance reproductive efficiency and profitability both in dairy and beef herds. Some of these technologies such as fixed time artificial insemination (FTAI), when correctly...

Author(s)
Baruselli, P. S.; Souza, A. H. de; SáFilho, M. F. de; Marques, M. O.; Sales, J. N. de S.
Publisher
Colégio Brasileiro de Reprodução Animal, Belo Horizonte, Brazil
Citation
Animal Reproduction (Belo Horizonte), 2018, 15, 3, pp 247-255
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Lameness is a growing concern to the dairy industry worldwide. However, little is known about lameness and its causes in grazing cattle, especially in tropical climates. This study aimed to assess the prevalence of hoof lesions and lameness in dairy herds of all year-round grazing cattle under...

Author(s)
Moreira, T. F.; Nicolino, R. R.; Andrade, L. S. de; Facury Filho, E. J.; Carvalho, A. U. de
Publisher
Springer Berlin, Heidelberg, Germany
Citation
Tropical Animal Health and Production, 2018, 50, 8, pp 1829-1834
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This issue highlights 17 papers that focused on the theme Animal Welfare and Animal behaviour. Topics includes issues on attitude of Brazilian consumers on animal welfare, perception of beef cattle producers in the state of Paraná regarding animal identification by hot iron branding, ingestive...

Publisher
Pontificia Universidade Católica do Paraná, São José dos Pinhais, Brazil
Citation
Revista Acadêmica: Ciência Animal, 2018, 16, Special edition, pp unpaginated
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This study aimed to evaluate the body surface temperature of crossbreed cows and calves managed in the semi-arid region of Minas Gerais (Brazil), using the infrared thermography technique. The thermal environment was characterized by daily collections of meteorological variables and subsequent...

Author(s)
Carvalho, C. da C. S.; Souza, A. C. de; Ferreira, H. C.; Rocha Júnior, V. R.; Ruas, J. R. M.; Costa, M. D. da; Guimarães, C. C. F.; Durães, H. F.; Gonçalves, M. C. M.
Publisher
Malque Publishing, Mossoracute˜, Brazil
Citation
Journal of Animal Behaviour and Biometeorology, 2019, 7, 3, pp 132-136

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