Essays about: "Sex ANIMAL"

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  1. 1. Plasma insulin concentrations in Icelandic Horses, individual variations and effects of management practices

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

    Author : Juan Carlos Rey Torres; [2016]
    Keywords : insulin; pre-exercise; BCS; concentrate;

    Abstract : The aim of the present study was to describe pre-exercise basal plasma insulin variation levels in a group of Icelandic horses considered to be healthy on Iceland. A second aim was to investigate possible correlations between basal plasma insulin levels and individual factors like sex, age, body weight, body condition score (BCS), height and management practices such level of training, travel time before competition, forage and concentrate consumption. READ MORE

  2. 2. Composition of water buffalo milk during the first period of lactation - relation to mozzarella cheese properties

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

    Author : Mokhtar Kashwa; [2016]
    Keywords : calcium content; calcium activity; caseins; protein; water buffalo;

    Abstract : Fresh buffalo milk is the raw material used traditionally to prepare mozzarella cheese by hand. The characteristic smooth texture of mozzarella is obtained through a unique step during its manufacturing process, which is plasticizing or stretching of the cheese curd in hot water. READ MORE

  3. 3. Kalvningssvårigheter och dödfödslar hos SH och SRB

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

    Author : Karin von Schlanbusch; [2016]
    Keywords : kalvningssvårigheter; dödfödslar; foder; skötsel; calving difficulty; stillbirth; forage; management;

    Abstract : Over the past three decades, calf mortality has increased in Swedish Red and Swedish Holstein dairy cows. This is mainly due to the use of imported semen from Holstein bulls from US which has generated bigger calves and because of this, calving difficulty has increased. READ MORE

  4. 4. Gener som påverkar fjäderdräktens färg och mönster hos höns

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Animal Breeding and Genetics

    Author : Elin Jonsson; [2015]
    Keywords : höns; gener; arvbarhet; färg; mönster; fjäderdräkt; äggskal; könsbunden; fjäderplockning; fowl; gene; heritability; color; pattern; plumage; eggshell; sex-linked; feather pecking;

    Abstract : I naturen har färgen på hönans (Gallus) fjädrar en betydande roll för dess överlevnad och reproduktion. I början av domesticeringen handlade det om att selektera ut individer för produktion, religiösa seder och tuppfäktning. READ MORE

  5. 5. Tjuvjaktens inverkan på den Afrikanska elefanten (Loxodonta africana)

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

    Author : Emelie Davidsson; [2015]
    Keywords : afrikansk elefant; elefant; loxodonta africana; betar; tjuvjakt; påverkan; beteslöshet;

    Abstract : Elefanten liksom flertalet andra arter är idag utrotningshotade på grund av okontrollerad tjuvjakt på dem. Det kan handla om alltifrån päls, horn, klor och tänder som människor eftersöker för användning till naturmedicin eller andra mer dekorativa ändamål. READ MORE