oa Agroanimalia - Effect of certain exogenous hormones on the induction of parturition and post-partum anoestrus, and influence of shortened gestation on certain pelt characteristics in Karakul sheep

Volume 4, Issue 3
  • ISSN : 0302-7104



Forty Karakul ewes were used-in an experiment which was conducted outside as well as within the breeding season. Exogenous hormones, i.e. flumethasone, stilboestrol plus flumethasone and stilboestrol plus oxytocin, were used to induce parturition 10 days before expected lambing. Certain pelt characteristics of the lambs were then measured.

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