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. Hjälpsökarbeteendet hos hundar på ett hundstall

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

    Author : Sara Granström; [2017]
    Keywords : hund; beteende; kommunikation; hundstall;

    Abstract : Dogs are known to be very good at communicating with humans and they understand human communication, this is probably a product of the domestication process. It has been shown in other studies that dogs seek help from humans when they encounter an unsolvable task, they seek help by gazing, touching or vocalizing towards the human. READ MORE

  3. 3. 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

  4. 4. The effect of production system on carcass and meat quality in lambs

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

    Author : Elin Stenberg; [2017]
    Keywords : intact male lamb; production system; pH; temperature; lactate;

    Abstract : The aim of this study was to evaluate effects of different production models in Swedish lamb production on live weight gain (LWG), carcass quality and meat quality. The experiment included four typical production models for weaned male lambs in Sweden; indoor feeding (group 1), grazing on cultivated pasture (meadow fescue (Festuca pratensis Huds. READ MORE

  5. 5. 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