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- Santiago, Patricia Roldán, et al. Show all 5 Authors
- Livestock science 2019 v.220 pp. 26-31
- Large White; color; colostrum; drying; heart rate; ingestion; low birth weight; neonates; piglets; sows; staining; temperature; thermography
- ... The objective of this study was to evaluate the relationship between birth weight and vitality with the thermographic temperatures in piglets born to different parity sows. The study involved 1260 piglets born to 90 sows (Yorkshire-Landrace × Large-White) classified based on parity as primiparous (n = 30), 2nd–5th parity (n = 30), and 6th–7th parity (n = 30). The vitality of piglets was determined ...