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1

Testes should have descended to the scrotum by...

12 weeks

2

Testosterone is produced by

Leydig cells

3

Function of the cremaster muscle

Controls the position of the testes in the scrotum

4

Function of testosterone

Drives libido
Stimulates aggression
Promotes growth
Promotes development of the reproductive organs
Influences growth rate and body composition

5

Luteinising hormone is produced in the

Anterior pituitary gland

6

Follicle stimulating hormone is produced in the

Anterior pituitary gland

7

Luteinising hormone stimulates what in a male dog?

The leydig cells to produce testosterone

8

Male accessory gland in a dog

Prostate

9

Male accessory gland in a Male cat

Prostate and Bulbourethral glands

10

Male accessory glands in a horse

Prostate, bulbourethral and seminal glands

11

Steroli cells function

Provide support, nutrients and protection for the developing sperm