Help Flashcards Preview

AVS > Help > Flashcards

Flashcards in Help Deck (41):
1

Common breeds

Angus lab Holstein Yorkshire, quarter horse, Persian cat Maine cat

2

What is a Sheeps weight at 60 days

60 lbs

3

What is a Sheeps market weight

130

4

Sheep are known as what kind of breeders?

Seasonal breeders

5

What is it called when an animal isn't cycling give an example of animal

Seasonally anestrous
Sheep

6

What are the three different classifications for breeds of sheep

Ewe breeds meat breeds and wool breeds

7

What are some long wool breeds

Lincoln and Romney

8

Name some fine wool breeds

Rambouillet merino

9

What wool is more valuable

Finer

10

What are examples of meat breeds/sire breeds (sheep)

Suffolk Hampshire Dorset

11

Ewe breeds

Rambouillet crossbreeds

12

What is it called when a female cannot offset what she is putting into lactation

Negative energy balance

13

How much do each piglet way

4 lbs

14

What age do you wean swine

13 lbs 20 days

15

What does it mean to be farrowing

Sow giving birth

16

How many litters does a sow have a year

2.2

17

What do you call a sow who has had 3 liters

Third party sow

18

What is the oldest breed of horses

Arabian- a lot of breeds originated from them

19

Are horses monogastrica or ruminants

Mono

20

What makes horses different from other monogastrica

Hind guy fermenter

Ruminant has fore guy fermenter

21

What is the typical birth weight of a horse

104

22

What age are horses weaned

6 months

23

When are horses bred

After 2 years of age

24

What is the most numerous draft horse breed in us

Belgian

25

When are cats weaned

6-7 weeks

26

When are cats at puberty

5 months

27

What is whelping

Dog giving birth

28

What are cats and dogs when it comes to eating

Carnivores

29

What is kindling

Rabbit giving birth

30


What do rabbits have that allow them not to need colostrum

Passive immunity

31

What is passive immunity

Antibodies in blood stream that pass from mother to fetus through placenta before birth.

32

What is parturition

General term for giving birth

33

What do cats and rabbits have in common

They are induced ovulators

34

What does it mean to be induced ovulators

Semen induces ovulation.

35

Name the ruminants

Goat, cow, sheep

36

What is a rabbitry

Place where rabbits are kept and breed

37

How many offspring do rabbits usually have

10

38

Rabbit and horses are similar how?

They both have a functional cecum

39

Cats are considered polyesterous which means

Cycle many times

40

Dogs are considered monestroes means?

Single estrous cycle

41

Which two pig breeds are terminal

Duroc hamp