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- Peregrine, A.S., et al. Show all 8 Authors
- Preventive veterinary medicine 2013 v.110 no.3-4 pp. 467-480
- autumn; blood proteins; blood sampling; early lactation; eggs; ewes; fecal egg count; feces; flocks; gastrointestinal nematodes; gestation period; hematocrit; lambing; late lactation; linear models; longitudinal studies; pregnancy; spring; winter; Ontario
- ... The epidemiology of the periparturient egg rise (PPER) of gastrointestinal nematodes (GINs) in sheep remains unclear, and may be influenced by the lambing season. This longitudinal study was performed to determine the effect of out-of-season lambing on the PPER in ewes in Ontario, and whether total plasma protein (TPP) and packed cell volume (PCV) were associated with the PPER. Six farms that prac ...