EMBRYO_TRANSFER

EMBRYO_TRANSFER - BOER GOAT EMBRYO TRANSFER Embryo Transfer...

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BOER GOAT EMBRYO TRANSFER
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Embryo Transfer Good management No shortcuts PLAN AHEAD
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Embryo Transfer AVOID STRESS Some examples of how stress is induced are: Mixing groups or individual animals together that have not previously been together. Altering the goats regular routine. Handling the goats unnecessarily. Confining goats in close or unfamiliar surroundings. Causing goats to become frightened, such as exposure to predators
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Embryo Transfer AVOID STRESS The ease with which your goats can be handled and the avoidance of stress from a period of time before you began an ET period until at least the second month of pregnancy will reflect drastically on your conception rates and ultimately the number of kids born.
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Embryo Transfer Recipients Breed Body Type Age
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Embryo Transfer TEASER BUCKS Very important to overall success Recipients and Donors must be exposed to teasers Initiate heat activity Minimum of 30 days, and preferably 60 days, prior Vassectomized over deviated over fence line contact vassectomized can still penetrate the females which allows for better stimulation.
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Embryo Transfer TEASER BUCKS One teaser buck per small Donor groups (5) One teaser per 25 Recipients Use Teasers both before you begin a program and during heat detection at mating time. Harnesses with different colored chalk can be strapped to teaser bucks and is helpful in heat detection.
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Embryo Transfer NUTRITION: Positive weight gains throughout an ET program Beneficial to result on conception and kidding rates Depending upon the initial condition of your donors and recipients, start stock in a condition that would allow for approximately 0.5 lb. of gain per day beginning 30 days prior to start of the program through 45 days after
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