Flashcards in Bovine Terminology Deck (104)
What is an abnormal condition characterized by the distention of the rumen with gases?
Bloat is seen as an enlargement of what side of the abdomen?
intact male of breeding age
What is the generic term for both the caruncles of the cow's uterus and the cotyledon of the placenta?
you male or female bovine under 1 year of age
giving both to baby cows
What is the term describing the value of a caracas for consumption?
What is a raised area of tissue on the ruminant uterus where the cotyledons on the placenta attach, also called "buttons"?
What is a term meaning to force a cow to lie down, usually using a rope and knot system?
casting a cow
California Mastitis Test
What is an area of the placenta that contract the uterine lining, also called buttons?
What is a breed that has been formed by crossing two or more breeds?
What is a feed stuff high in digestible energy and low in crude fiber?
Is corn a concentrate?
Is cereal grains a concentrate?
Is soybean meal a concentrate?
Is beet pulp a concentrate?
sexually mature female boine
What is the term describing raising young calves from birth to 6-10 months of age?
What is a bolus of feed a ruminant regurgitates for further chewing?
What is the removal of an animal from the herd for slaughter or euthanasia?
Define term "didn't clean"?
did not pass placenta
Define dry cow.
cow that is not producing milk
What is the term for a calf that is produced to go directly into the feedlot?
What is a lot in which animals on a finishing ration are kept?
degree of fatness of an animal
What is the term meaning to give birth to young and initiate milk production?
Define free martin.
Sterile twin female, that is sterile due to testosterone.