Search results: 257,279 results (approx.)

1. Why counting calories isn't just for humans.

Author(s) : Ahn, A.

Publisher : i-5 Publishing, Irvine, USA

Journal article : Veterinary Practice News 2021 Vol.33 No.1 pp.25-25

2. Impact of increased bean residue levels on the feed efficiency and ingestive behaviour of sheep.

The objective of this study was to evaluate the effect of including common-bean residue in diets for feedlot sheep on feed efficiency and on ingestive behaviour of sheep. Treatments consisted of the inclusion of 0.0%, 11%, 22% and 33% of the common-bean residue (dry matter basis) in the...

Author(s) : Castro, W. J. R. de; Zanine, A. de M.; Ferreira, D. de J.; Souza, A. L. de; Geron, L. J. V.; Santos, E. M.; Parente, H. N.; Parente, M. de O. M.; Alves, G. R.; Santos, R. M. da S.

Publisher : Taylor & Francis, Abingdon, UK

Journal article : Biological Rhythm Research 2021 Vol.52 No.1 pp.41-49 ref.22

3. Metabolism and pharmacokinetics of pharmaceuticals in cats (Felix sylvestris catus) and implications for the risk assessment of feed additives and contaminants.

In animal health risk assessment, hazard characterisation of feed additives has been often using the default uncertainty factor (UF) of 100 to translate a no-observed-adverse-effect level in test species (rat, mouse, dog, rabbit) to a 'safe' level of chronic exposure in farm and companion animal...

Author(s) : Lautz, L. S.; Jeddi, M. Z.; Girolami, F.; Nebbia, C.; Dorne, J. L. C. M.

Publisher : Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK

Journal article : Toxicology Letters 2021 Vol.338 pp.114-127

4. Subclinical hypernatraemia in a population of endurance racing sled dogs.

Electrolyte disturbances occur in both human and veterinary endurance athletes; however, hypernatraemia is poorly documented in dogs. To further explore electrolyte changes in canine endurance athletes, we collected blood from two teams of dogs (n=16) participating in the mid-distance (336 km)...

Author(s) : Frye, C. W.; Goggs, R.; Childs, R.; Poplarski, J.; Hannon, M. B.; Wakshlag, J. J.

Publisher : Wageningen Academic Publishers, Wageningen, Netherlands

Journal article : Comparative Exercise Physiology 2021 Vol.17 No.2 pp.161-169 ref.39

5. Effects of Petiveria alliacea (guinea hen weed) leaf extract on methane production and rumen fermentation in vitro.

In vitro gas production study was carried out for 48 h to determine the effect of Petiveria alliacea leaf extract on methane production and rumen fermentation. P. alliacea leaf extract of varying concentrations (0, 2, 4, and 6%) was added to a substrate separately to make five treatments in a...

Author(s) : Adebayo, K. O.; Olagoke, F. T.; Akinbode, R. M.; Aderinboye, R. Y.

Publisher : CIPAV Foundation, Cali, Colombia

Journal article : Livestock Research for Rural Development 2021 Vol.33 No.2 ref.many

6. Totally implantable enzymatic biofuel cell and brain stimulator operating in bird through wireless communication.

Animals digest food to fuel brain neurometabolism via cellular respiration. This study demonstrates the combination of a biofuel cell (BFC) and an animal brain stimulator (ABS) implanted in a pigeon. Glucose oxidation and oxygen reduction in an enzymatic BFC supplied electrical power to the ABS....

Author(s) : Lee DaHye; Jeong SungHee; Yun SeungHyeon; Kim SunHyo; Sung JaeHoon; Seo JungMin; Son SuYeon; Kim JiTae; Susanti, L.; Jeong YoungSeok; Park SangHyun; Seo KangMoon; Kim SungJune; Chung TaekDong

Publisher : Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK

Journal article : Biosensors & Bioelectronics 2021 Vol.171 ref.33

7. The enrichment of eggs with docosahexaenoic acid and eicosapentaenoic acid through supplementation of the laying hen diet.

The enrichment and transformation of docosahexaenoic acid (DHA) and eicosapentaenoic acid (EPA) enriched phospholipids for eggs deserve attention. The aim of the present study was to elucidate the comparative effects of DHA and EPA enriched phospholipids and triacylglycerols on egg fortification by ...

Author(s) : Zhao YingCai; Shi HaoHao; Wang ChengCheng; Yang JinYue; Xue ChangHu; Jiang XiaoMing; Chen GuiDong; Zhang TianTian; Wang YuMing

Publisher : Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK

Journal article : Food Chemistry 2021 Vol.346

8. Dissolution rates of calcium boluses and their effects on serum calcium in dairy cattle.

Purpose: Calcium supplement boluses vary greatly in content and bioavailability. Methods: In vivo dissolution and bioavailability studies were conducted to compare commercial calcium supplement boluses with various contents of calcium chloride and calcium carbonate. The products studied included:...

Author(s) : Verhoef, W.; Zuidhof, S.; Ralston, B.; Ross, J. A.; Olson, M.

Publisher : Dove Medical Press Ltd, Macclesfield, UK

Journal article : Veterinary Medicine: Research and Reports 2021 Vol.12 No.23-32 pp.23-32 ref.23

9. Combined effects of Leucas aspera, oxy-cyclodextrin and bentonite on the growth, serum biochemistry, and the expression of immune-related gene in Nile tilapia (Oreochromis niloticus).

This study investigated the effects of a combination of Leucas aspera, Oxy-cyclodextrin and sodium bentonite (LOB) on growth, digestive enzyme activity, innate immune response, haematology, and expression of immune-related genes in Nile tilapia. A total of 240 juvenile fish (20.15±0.05g) were...

Author(s) : Amitha Kurian; Sreeja Lakshmi; Fawole, F. J.; Faggio, C.; Preetham Elumalai

Publisher : Central Fisheries Research Institute (CFRI), Trabzon, Turkey

Journal article : Turkish Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences 2021 Vol.21 No.3 pp.147-158 ref.many

10. Assessing response to dry-off in dairy cows kept outdoors using spontaneous behaviours and infrared thermography - a pilot study.

We used spontaneous behaviours to assess response to dry-off involving abrupt dietary and milking frequency changes, followed by regrouping, after the last milking in 15 clinically healthy Holstein-Frisian cows kept outdoors. Moreover, we explored the potential of infrared thermography to detect...

Author(s) : Franchi, G. A.; Jensen, M. B.; Herskin, M. S.; McNeill, D. M.; Phillips, C. J. C.

Publisher : Springer Berlin, Heidelberg, Germany

Journal article : Tropical Animal Health and Production 2021 Vol.53 No.46 ref.19

11. Replacing sorghum with palm kernel cake in the diet decreased intake without altering crossbred cattle performance.

Palm kernel cake is a viable alternative for use in cattle feed to reduce production costs. The aim of this study was to evaluate the effects of concentrations in diet dry matter (DM) of palm kernel cake on intake and digestibility of nutrients and performance of cattle finished in a feedlot...

Author(s) : Lisboa, M. de M.; Silva, R. R.; Silva, F. F. da; Carvalho, G. G. P. de; Silva, J. W. D. da; Paixão, T. R.; Silva, A. P. G. da; Carvalho, V. M. de; Santos, L. V.; Conceição Santos, M. da; Lima Júnior, D. M. de

Publisher : Springer Berlin, Heidelberg, Germany

Journal article : Tropical Animal Health and Production 2021 Vol.53 No.45 ref.26

12. Linking forage choice behavior of goats with the metabolome of contrasting silages.

The interrelationships between silage preference of ruminants and compounds that may affect forage choice are not yet fully enlightened. Analysis of the forage metabolome in addition to conventional chemical analysis and preference trials can provide new insights. Six silage treatments each of...

Author(s) : Scherer, R.; Gerlach, K.; Ghaffari, M. H.; Südekum, K. H.

Publisher : Elsevier Inc., Philadelphia, USA

Journal article : Journal of Dairy Science 2021 Vol.104 No.1 pp.308-323 ref.50

13. Total electrolyte balance for laying hens.

This study was done to determine the best value of the total electrolyte balance (BET) concerning the variables of performance and egg quality of the laying hens. We investigated 240 Hy-Line Brown laying hens, of 30 to 46 weeks of age, adopting the completely randomized experimental design, which...

Author(s) : Silva, V. C. da; Araújo, W. A. G. de; Valentim, J. K.; Brito, H. F. de; Silva Messias, H. da; Siqueira, B. P.; Silva, B. A. N.;


Search results: 257,279 results (approx.)

1. Why counting calories isn't just for humans.

Author(s) : Ahn, A.

Publisher : i-5 Publishing, Irvine, USA

Journal article : Veterinary Practice News 2021 Vol.33 No.1 pp.25-25

2. Impact of increased bean residue levels on the feed efficiency and ingestive behaviour of sheep.

The objective of this study was to evaluate the effect of including common-bean residue in diets for feedlot sheep on feed efficiency and on ingestive behaviour of sheep. Treatments consisted of the inclusion of 0.0%, 11%, 22% and 33% of the common-bean residue (dry matter basis) in the...

Author(s) : Castro, W. J. R. de; Zanine, A. de M.; Ferreira, D. de J.; Souza, A. L. de; Geron, L. J. V.; Santos, E. M.; Parente, H. N.; Parente, M. de O. M.; Alves, G. R.; Santos, R. M. da S.

Publisher : Taylor & Francis, Abingdon, UK

Journal article : Biological Rhythm Research 2021 Vol.52 No.1 pp.41-49 ref.22

3. Metabolism and pharmacokinetics of pharmaceuticals in cats (Felix sylvestris catus) and implications for the risk assessment of feed additives and contaminants.

In animal health risk assessment, hazard characterisation of feed additives has been often using the default uncertainty factor (UF) of 100 to translate a no-observed-adverse-effect level in test species (rat, mouse, dog, rabbit) to a 'safe' level of chronic exposure in farm and companion animal...

Author(s) : Lautz, L. S.; Jeddi, M. Z.; Girolami, F.; Nebbia, C.; Dorne, J. L. C. M.

Publisher : Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK

Journal article : Toxicology Letters 2021 Vol.338 pp.114-127

4. Subclinical hypernatraemia in a population of endurance racing sled dogs.

Electrolyte disturbances occur in both human and veterinary endurance athletes; however, hypernatraemia is poorly documented in dogs. To further explore electrolyte changes in canine endurance athletes, we collected blood from two teams of dogs (n=16) participating in the mid-distance (336 km)...

Author(s) : Frye, C. W.; Goggs, R.; Childs, R.; Poplarski, J.; Hannon, M. B.; Wakshlag, J. J.

Publisher : Wageningen Academic Publishers, Wageningen, Netherlands

Journal article : Comparative Exercise Physiology 2021 Vol.17 No.2 pp.161-169 ref.39

5. Effects of Petiveria alliacea (guinea hen weed) leaf extract on methane production and rumen fermentation in vitro.

In vitro gas production study was carried out for 48 h to determine the effect of Petiveria alliacea leaf extract on methane production and rumen fermentation. P. alliacea leaf extract of varying concentrations (0, 2, 4, and 6%) was added to a substrate separately to make five treatments in a...

Author(s) : Adebayo, K. O.; Olagoke, F. T.; Akinbode, R. M.; Aderinboye, R. Y.

Publisher : CIPAV Foundation, Cali, Colombia

Journal article : Livestock Research for Rural Development 2021 Vol.33 No.2 ref.many

6. Totally implantable enzymatic biofuel cell and brain stimulator operating in bird through wireless communication.

Animals digest food to fuel brain neurometabolism via cellular respiration. This study demonstrates the combination of a biofuel cell (BFC) and an animal brain stimulator (ABS) implanted in a pigeon. Glucose oxidation and oxygen reduction in an enzymatic BFC supplied electrical power to the ABS....

Author(s) : Lee DaHye; Jeong SungHee; Yun SeungHyeon; Kim SunHyo; Sung JaeHoon; Seo JungMin; Son SuYeon; Kim JiTae; Susanti, L.; Jeong YoungSeok; Park SangHyun; Seo KangMoon; Kim SungJune; Chung TaekDong

Publisher : Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK

Journal article : Biosensors & Bioelectronics 2021 Vol.171 ref.33

7. The enrichment of eggs with docosahexaenoic acid and eicosapentaenoic acid through supplementation of the laying hen diet.

The enrichment and transformation of docosahexaenoic acid (DHA) and eicosapentaenoic acid (EPA) enriched phospholipids for eggs deserve attention. The aim of the present study was to elucidate the comparative effects of DHA and EPA enriched phospholipids and triacylglycerols on egg fortification by ...

Author(s) : Zhao YingCai; Shi HaoHao; Wang ChengCheng; Yang JinYue; Xue ChangHu; Jiang XiaoMing; Chen GuiDong; Zhang TianTian; Wang YuMing

Publisher : Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK

Journal article : Food Chemistry 2021 Vol.346

8. Dissolution rates of calcium boluses and their effects on serum calcium in dairy cattle.

Purpose: Calcium supplement boluses vary greatly in content and bioavailability. Methods: In vivo dissolution and bioavailability studies were conducted to compare commercial calcium supplement boluses with various contents of calcium chloride and calcium carbonate. The products studied included:...

Author(s) : Verhoef, W.; Zuidhof, S.; Ralston, B.; Ross, J. A.; Olson, M.

Publisher : Dove Medical Press Ltd, Macclesfield, UK

Journal article : Veterinary Medicine: Research and Reports 2021 Vol.12 No.23-32 pp.23-32 ref.23

9. Combined effects of Leucas aspera, oxy-cyclodextrin and bentonite on the growth, serum biochemistry, and the expression of immune-related gene in Nile tilapia (Oreochromis niloticus).

This study investigated the effects of a combination of Leucas aspera, Oxy-cyclodextrin and sodium bentonite (LOB) on growth, digestive enzyme activity, innate immune response, haematology, and expression of immune-related genes in Nile tilapia. A total of 240 juvenile fish (20.15±0.05g) were...

Author(s) : Amitha Kurian; Sreeja Lakshmi; Fawole, F. J.; Faggio, C.; Preetham Elumalai

Publisher : Central Fisheries Research Institute (CFRI), Trabzon, Turkey

Journal article : Turkish Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences 2021 Vol.21 No.3 pp.147-158 ref.many

10. Assessing response to dry-off in dairy cows kept outdoors using spontaneous behaviours and infrared thermography - a pilot study.

We used spontaneous behaviours to assess response to dry-off involving abrupt dietary and milking frequency changes, followed by regrouping, after the last milking in 15 clinically healthy Holstein-Frisian cows kept outdoors. Moreover, we explored the potential of infrared thermography to detect...

Author(s) : Franchi, G. A.; Jensen, M. B.; Herskin, M. S.; McNeill, D. M.; Phillips, C. J. C.

Publisher : Springer Berlin, Heidelberg, Germany

Journal article : Tropical Animal Health and Production 2021 Vol.53 No.46 ref.19

11. Replacing sorghum with palm kernel cake in the diet decreased intake without altering crossbred cattle performance.

Palm kernel cake is a viable alternative for use in cattle feed to reduce production costs. The aim of this study was to evaluate the effects of concentrations in diet dry matter (DM) of palm kernel cake on intake and digestibility of nutrients and performance of cattle finished in a feedlot...

Author(s) : Lisboa, M. de M.; Silva, R. R.; Silva, F. F. da; Carvalho, G. G. P. de; Silva, J. W. D. da; Paixão, T. R.; Silva, A. P. G. da; Carvalho, V. M. de; Santos, L. V.; Conceição Santos, M. da; Lima Júnior, D. M. de

Publisher : Springer Berlin, Heidelberg, Germany

Journal article : Tropical Animal Health and Production 2021 Vol.53 No.45 ref.26

12. Linking forage choice behavior of goats with the metabolome of contrasting silages.

The interrelationships between silage preference of ruminants and compounds that may affect forage choice are not yet fully enlightened. Analysis of the forage metabolome in addition to conventional chemical analysis and preference trials can provide new insights. Six silage treatments each of...

Author(s) : Scherer, R.; Gerlach, K.; Ghaffari, M. H.; Südekum, K. H.

Publisher : Elsevier Inc., Philadelphia, USA

Journal article : Journal of Dairy Science 2021 Vol.104 No.1 pp.308-323 ref.50

13. Total electrolyte balance for laying hens.

This study was done to determine the best value of the total electrolyte balance (BET) concerning the variables of performance and egg quality of the laying hens. We investigated 240 Hy-Line Brown laying hens, of 30 to 46 weeks of age, adopting the completely randomized experimental design, which...

Author(s) : Silva, V. C. da; Araújo, W. A. G. de; Valentim, J. K.; Brito, H. F. de; Silva Messias, H. da; Siqueira, B. P.; Silva, B. A. N.; Lacerda, D. I. O.

Publisher : Centro de Ciências Rurais, Universidade Federal de Santa Maria, Santa Maria, Brazil

Journal article : Ciência Rural 2021 Vol.51 No.1 ref.25

14. Selenium supplementation prevents DNA damage in ram spermatozoa.

In the present study, we aimed to evaluate the effects of different concentrations of selenium (Se) ovine nutritional supplementation on spermatozoa DNA integrity. Thirty male ovines (age: 10 months) were used. They were fed with hay and ram food in an intensive system, which was divided into...

Author(s) : Moya, C. F.; Piagentini, M.; Silva, D. da C.; Fernandes, F. H.; Salvadori, D. M. F.; Oba, E.

Publisher : Centro de Ciências Rurais, Universidade Federal de Santa Maria, Santa Maria, Brazil

Journal article : Ciência Rural 2021 Vol.51 No.1 ref.29

15. Increasing creep pellet size improves creep feed disappearance of gilt and sow progeny in lactation and enhances pig production after weaning.

Objective: To determine if feeding a larger diameter pellet increases creep feed intake and growth rate of piglets during lactation, especially that of gilt progeny (GP) compared to sow progeny (SP), and stimulates feed intake after weaning. Materials and methods: Over two replicates, GP and SP (n...

Author(s) : Craig, J. R.; Kim, J. C.; Brewster, C. J.; Smits, R. J.; Braden, C.; Pluske, J. R.

Publisher : American Association of Swine Veterinarians, Perry, USA

Journal article : Journal of Swine Health and Production 2021 Vol.29 No.1 pp.10-18 ref.34

16. Effects of COQ10 with vitamin E supplementation on semen quality and seminal plasma parameters of broiler breeder males.

This study aimed at detecting the effects of COQ10 with and without vitamin E on some semen characteristics of the broiler breeder males. Twenty-five males at 43 weeks of age divided into five categories of treatment with five replicates. The first treatment (control group) included drenching with...

Author(s) : Raouf, S. M.; Taha, A. T.

Publisher : College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Mosul, Mosul, Iraq

Journal article : Iraqi Journal of Veterinary Sciences 2021 Vol.35 No.1 pp.65-70 ref.41

17. Effect of adding different levels of cinnamon (Cinnamomum sp.) on growth and chemical composition criteria of common carp Cyprinus carpio L.

This study was conducted to evaluate the addition of three levels of cinnamon (Cinnamomum sp.), 96 common carp Cyprinus carpio L. at a mean weight of 5±0.15 g/fish on four experimental diets with three replicates per treatment 0% with three experimental diets containing 0.75%, 1%, and 1.5% of the...

Author(s) : Mohammad, M. A.

Publisher : College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Mosul, Mosul, Iraq

Journal article : Iraqi Journal of Veterinary Sciences 2021 Vol.35 No.1 pp.93-98 ref.20

18. Effect of supplementation of rumen protected methionine and lysine on some physiological aspects of fattening calves.

This study was carried out during the period from February-April 2019 at a private breeding field. A total of 82 imported calves for fattening 9-12 month of age. These calves were divided randomly into 3 groups and treated for 90 days as follows: G1 (27 calves) supplied with basal diet only and...

Author(s) : Maty, H. N.

Publisher : College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Mosul, Mosul, Iraq

Journal article : Iraqi Journal of Veterinary Sciences 2021 Vol.35 No.1 pp.177-181 ref.32

19. A meta-analysis of the effects of replacing fish meals with insect meals on growth performance of fish.

Recognizing the importance of reducing fish meals in fish feeds to ensure the economic and environmental sustainability of aquaculture operations, there have been growing interests in using insect meals as a protein source in aquaculture feeds. Increasing number of studies have been conducted to...

Author(s) : Hua, K.

Publisher : Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK

Journal article : Aquaculture 2021 Vol.530 ref.many

20. Apparent digestibility coefficients of brewer's by-products used in feeds for rainbow trout (Oncorhynchus mykiss) and gilthead seabream (Sparus aurata).

A trial was conducted to test the effect of partial replacement of fishmeal by two brewery industry byproducts, yeast and spent grain, included in isoproteic (41% CP) and isolipidic (22% CL) diets for gilthead sea bream (Sparus aurata) and rainbow trout (Oncorhyncus mykiss), having in mind the...

Author(s) : Nazzaro, J.; San Martin, D.; Perez-Vendrell, A. M.; Padrell, L.; Iñarra, B.; Orive, M.; Estévez, A.

Publisher : Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK

Journal article : Aquaculture 2021 Vol.530 ref.many

21. Serum parameters related to mineral homeostasis and energy metabolism in ewes kept on different dietary magnesium supply during the transition period.

The present study investigated the effects of dietary magnesium supplementation on mineral status and intermediary metabolism of ewes during the transition period (TP). For this purpose, 19 pregnant ewes (2nd and 3rd lactation) were divided into a control group (Con, n = 9) kept on a daily...

Author(s) : Ahmed, M. H.; Wilkens, M. R.; Ganter, M.; Breves, G.

Publisher : Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK

Journal article : Research in Veterinary Science 2021 Vol.134 pp.19-26

22. The marine microbial biomass, Novacq™, a useful feed additive for postlarvae and juvenile Litopenaeus vannamei.

Although Litopenaeus vannamei is the most produced and researched shrimp species worldwide, there are no published studies evaluating the use of the microbial biomass, Novacq™, in L. vannamei feeds. This study investigated the effects of supplementing Novacq™ at 100 g kg-1 in practical and...

Author(s) : Rombenso, A. N.; Minh Hoang Duong; Hines, B. M.; Tùng Mã; Simon, C. J.

Publisher : Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK

Journal article : Aquaculture 2021 Vol.530 ref.35

23. Effects of feed fat level on growth performance, body composition and serum biochemical indices of hybrid grouper (Epinephelus fuscoguttatus × Epinephelus polyphekadion).

The growth of teleost fish can be enhanced by several means. A fat-enriched feed provides substantial energy for fish in aquaculture. However, fat is an expensive feed component and one of the highest cost components of the feed for cultured species in the aquaculture industry. Therefore, in recent ...

Author(s) : Xie RuiTao; Amenyogbe, E.; Chen Gang; Huang JianSheng

Publisher : Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK

Journal article : Aquaculture 2021 Vol.530 ref.many

24. Amelioration of growth, blood physiology and water quality by exogenous dietary supplementation of pepsin in striped catfish, Pangasianodon hypophthalmus.

Digestive enzymes are the key regulators in the assimilation and metabolism of food intake. Multiple enzymes, amino acids and probiotics have been established in the food utilisation and physiological processes in many animal groups, while physiological data on pepsin, a proteolytic enzyme, are...

Author(s) : Islam, M. M.; Zenia Ferdous; Mamun, M. M. U.; Fatema Akhter; Zahangir, M. M.

Publisher : Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK

Journal article : Aquaculture 2021 Vol.530 ref.49

25. Different regulation of branched-chain amino acid on food intake by TOR signaling in Chinese perch (Siniperca chuatsi).

The mTOR signaling pathway integrates energy status with hormonal signals to regulate not only protein synthesis and growth, but also food intake and energy balance. However, the involvement of TOR signaling pathway in food intake regulation is not clearly characterized in fish. To investigate...

Author(s) : Chen Ke; Zhang Zhen; Li Jiao; Xie Shuang; Shi LinJie; He YuHui; Liang XuFang; Zhu QiangSheng; He Shan

Publisher : Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK

Journal article : Aquaculture 2021 Vol.530 ref.48