Flashcards in Exam 2 Deck (39):
what are two hair breeds of sheep?
Barbados blackbelly and Dorper
What sheep breed has the finest wool
what two breeds have a high % of triplets?
Romanov and Finnish Landrace
what is the most labor intensive system of producing lambs?
what is the best time of year to shear sheep in a temperate climate?
what are two dairy goat breeds?
La mancha and Alpine
what species would make the best use of woody plants during winter?
Bison breed in?
July-Aug and calve in spring
what is the correct order of fat content? (fat -> lean)
beef -> pork -> chicken -> bison
elk breed in?
when is velvet removed from elk and red deer?
what is the largest breed organization in the world?
American Quarter horse
what is not a genetic disorder associated with Arabians?
hyperkalemic periodic paralysis
what are the two racing gaits of Standardbred?
Pace and trot
what is the organization that requires live cover?
what does tylopodia mean?
what is the most important feature of alpaca and llama meat?
lower fat and cholesterol than beef
T/F alpaca and llamas are used as packing animals in SA
what is the gestation of a horse?
gestation of a bison?
gestation of a laying hen
gestation of a pig
gestation of new world camelids
gestation of old world camelids
taxonomy of red deer
taxonomy of elk
red deer and elk can crossbreed and produce fertile offspring
what are the names of male and female red deer and elk?
stag and hind
velvet antlers are collected in ______ and sawed off when it is about ____________ grown
Summer, 55% grown
taxonomy of llama
what are the two breeds of alpaca
huacaya and suri
taxonomy of guanacos
taxonomy of vicuna
baby vicunas are called
baby llama and alpacas are called
what country produces most of the worlds alpaca fibre?
baby guanacos are called
what is a zoonotic parasite of new world camelids