Essays about: "ANIMAL Sex"

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  1. 1. Preoperative training of pigs used for kidney transplantation research : refinement of postoperative procedure

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Biomedical Sciences and Veterinary Public Health

    Author : Anneli Rydén; [2017]
    Keywords : urine; blood sampling; stress-free; nursing; swine; catheterization;

    Abstract : The use of pigs as a preclinical model has increased dramatically the last decades. The specie´s unique anatomy and physiological features make it an appropriate transplantation study model for humans. In human medicine, kidney transplants have been established as the best and most cost-effective treatment for people with end-stage renal failure. READ MORE

  2. 2. Cross-sectional study of Anaplasma spp. in goats and sheep in Mongolia : a comparison between species in relationship to pasture conditions

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Clinical Sciences

    Author : Malin Jansson Lagerkvist; [2017]
    Keywords : Anaplasma ovis; ovine and caprine anaplasmosis; Mongolia; sheep; goats;

    Abstract : Anaplasma ovis, the main aetiology behind of ovine and caprine anaplasmosis, is a vector-borne bacterium of the order Rickettsiales, capable of infecting erythrocytes of small ruminants. The infection is generally a subclinical or mild condition, but stress-factors as co-infections, vaccinations, or transports may aggravate the disease. READ MORE

  3. 3. Utfodringsrelaterade faktorer associerade med magsår hos häst

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Animal Nutrition and Management

    Author : Camilla Bäckström; [2017]
    Keywords : häst; magsår; utfodring;

    Abstract : Magsår är ett vanligt förekommande problem hos hästar som tränas och tävlas aktivt. Magsår är ulcerationer i magsäcksslemhinnan och uppstår på grund av en obalans mellan utsöndringen av saltsyra och skyddande mucus i magsäcken. Magsår kan uppkomma på grund av flera olika faktorer. READ MORE

  4. 4. Vaccinerad hangris : optimal lysinhalt?

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Animal Nutrition and Management

    Author : Louise Lundahl; [2017]
    Keywords : vaccinerade hangrisar; lysin; protein; foder; tillväxt; klassning; kompensatorisk tillväxt; kväveutsläpp; foderstrategi;

    Abstract : Vaccination against boar taint with Improvac® is one of the alternatives to surgical castration. It was not until 2009 the use of Improvac® was approved within EU. There is a lack of Swedish studies concerning the requirement of protein and lysine to vaccinated male pigs. READ MORE

  5. 5. Pair-housing of dairy calves in outdoor calf hutches : impact on growth and play behaviour

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Animal Environment and Health

    Author : Ellika Waldau; [2017]
    Keywords : calves; pair-housing; play; behaviour; growth; health;

    Abstract : The aim of this study was to test the effects on dairy calves (Bos taurus) in outdoor calf hutches of individual vs. pair-housing on behaviour, growth and health. In total 33 female dairy calves of the breeds Swedish Holstein (SH) and Swedish Red (SR) cattle were used in the study. READ MORE