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- Mora‐Medina, Patricia, et al. Show all 10 Authors
- Animal science journal = 2015 v.86 no.5 pp. 563-571
- blood; blood glucose; calcium; hematocrit; hybrids; pH; piglets; potassium; sodium; straw; stress response; suckling
- ... The aim of the study was to evaluate the physiometabolic responses to stress in hybrid suckling piglets that were weaned and transported at different ages on a paved road under two vehicle conditions: with and without a layer of straw bedding. The piglets were weaned and transported at the following ages: 8, 15 and 22 days. The duration of each trip was 1 h. The piglets in each group were further ...