effects of dietary protein on reproduction in pony mares
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Published .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Ponies -- Feeding and feeds.,
  • Ponies -- Reproduction.

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Edition Notes

Statementby Louise Dillingham Hunt.
The Physical Object
Pagination[8], 29 leaves, bound :
Number of Pages29
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14241014M

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Daily total protein intake had no effect on blood protein concentrations in the mares. Total protein intake and quality (available essential amino-acids) did affect the body mass of mares . Graduation date: Three levels of dietary crude protein (, , and ) were\ud fed to 24 pony mares to determine the effects on the estrous cycle,\ud conception rate, and serum progesterone concentrations. Mares were allotted into three treatment groups designated as low protein (LP),\ud medium protein (MP), and high protein (HP). Daily total protein intake had no effect on blood protein concentrations in the mares. Total protein intake and quality (available essential amino-acids) did affect the body mass of mares Cited by: The effect of dietary protein on reproduction in the mare. V. Endocrine changes and conception during the early post partum period. van Niekerk FE(1), van Niekerk CH. Author information: (1)Department of Human and Animal Physiology, University of Stellenbosch, Matieland, South Africa. Pregnant Anglo-Arab Cited by: 2.

Their respective daily diets were: Diet 1: 2 kg cubes, 5 kg tef hay (Eragrostis tef</I>); Diet 2: 2 kg cubes, 5 kg lucerne hay (Medicago sativa</I>); Diet 3: 2 kg cubes, 5 kg tef hay, g fishmeal; Diet 4: 2 kg cubes, 5 kg lucerne hay, g by: 7. Depending on the breed and physiological state of the mare, she will have different nutrient requirements [1], [2], [3]. Native pony mares can often survive on pasture alone and a vitamin and mineral supplement, even when lactating, without any detriment to the foal or loss of body condition [3], [4], [5].Cited by: Body condition of broodmares and the effect on reproduction. Mare fertility depends on nutrition, but is also influenced by factors such as age, parity, hormone metabolism, disease, trauma, and genetics. A balanced broodmare diet will decrease the risk of retardation of the fetus, which can cause altered development and may influence the horse. Dietary protein nutrition or utilization and the associated effects on ovarian or uterine physiology have been monitored with urea nitrogen in plasma or milk; concentrations above 19 mg/dl have been associated with altered uterine pH and reduced fertility in dairy by:

reproduction sometimes observed with excessive levels of protein in the diet: • High levels of blood urea may occur, which has a toxic effect on the sperm, the ova, and the developing embryo. • The balance of hormones may be altered—progesterone levels are low when the blood contains high levels ofCited by:   To produce milk and to repair the reproductive tract in preparation for future pregnancy, the mare requires substantial amounts of energy, protein, calcium and phosphorus. To maintain both adequate milk production and body condition, lactating mares will often need to be fed substantial amounts of grain.   The effect of dietary protein restriction on the secretion of LH and FSH in pre-pubertal female lambs. Animal Reproduction Science, Vol. 76, Issue. , p. Cited by:   Dietary Effects on Ruminant Livestock Reproduction with Particular Reference to Protein. Nutrition Research Reviews, Vol. 8, Issue. 1, p. Responses in wool and live weight when different sources of dietary protein are given to pregnant and lactating ewes. Animal Science, Vol. 62, Issue. 3, p. Nutrition in the Reproduction of.