Essays about: "ANIMAL Sex"

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  1. 1. Faktorer som påverkar slaktmognad hos betesuppfödda höstlamm

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

    Author : Sarah Henry Bergman; [2019]
    Keywords : betesgrödor; gotlandsfår; slaktvikt; tillskottsutfodring; vinterlamm;

    Abstract : Gotlandsfåren som har en aktiv avelspopulation om 18 000 tackor är Sveriges van-ligaste fårras. Med en stark säsongsbunden brunst på hösten föds lammen under våren och slaktas traditionellt sätt på hösten efter betessäsongen. READ MORE

  2. 2. Progressive retinal atrophy in cats

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

    Author : Aida Wolf; [2019]
    Keywords : Progressive retinal atrophy; retinal degeneration; cat; feline;

    Abstract : Progressive Retinal Atrophy (PRA) is an umbrella term used to describe a variety of inherited retinopathies observed in multiple species. This literature study focuses on PRA observed in five different cat breeds: Abyssinian, Siamese, Persian, Bengal and African black-footed cat. READ MORE

  3. 3. The effect of insect bite hypersensitivity on the movement activity and behaviour of the horse

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Clinical Sciences

    Author : Denise Marklund; [2019]
    Keywords : pruritus; itching; IceTag; accelerometer;

    Abstract : It is well known that IBH in horses causes itching which in turn can lead to open wounds. The suffering and pain related to an open wound is relatively obvious, but less is known about how itching affect the welfare in the horse. READ MORE

  4. 4. Bovin freemartinism

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Anatomy, Physiology and Biochemistry

    Author : Amanda Hammarström; [2019]
    Keywords : freemartinism; chimerism; bovin; reproduktion;

    Abstract : Denna litteraturstudie syftar till att beskriva den normala könsutvecklingen hos nötkreatur och jämföra framförallt den honliga utvecklingen med den som sker hos freemartinfoster samt redogöra för anatomiska förändringar som uppkommer vid freemartinism. Ytterligare områden som kommer belysas är samband mellan multipla ovulationer och mjölkavkastning samt behov av diagnostiska metoder för att identifiera freemartinism. READ MORE

  5. 5. Intensively processed silage using Bio-extruder : effects on gas production and forage digestibility

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

    Author : Emma Elgemark; [2019]
    Keywords : digestion rate; timothy; red clover; gas production; NDF digestibility; extruder Abstrac;

    Abstract : The dairy cow requires a high feed intake to maintain a high milk production and forage is a crucial component in dairy cows diet. Forage stimulates chewing activity and rumination which contributes to a normal and effective rumen function. READ MORE