The Course of Parturition Affects Piglet Condition at Birth and Survival and Growth through the Nursery Phase

Volume: 8, Issue: 5, Pages: 60 - 60
Published: Apr 24, 2018
Abstract
The aim of this study was to relate the course of parturition to the condition of piglets at birth, based on umbilical cord blood acid-base values, and relate the condition at birth to neonatal survival and performance up to 10 weeks of life. Data were collected from 37 spontaneous unassisted parturitions, and neonatal performance was based on observations of 516 piglets. Stillbirth rate increased from 2% in the first piglets, to 17% in piglets...
Paper Details
Title
The Course of Parturition Affects Piglet Condition at Birth and Survival and Growth through the Nursery Phase
Published Date
Apr 24, 2018
Journal
Volume
8
Issue
5
Pages
60 - 60
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