Evaluating Animal Health-Michael Denham
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a deficiency of red blood cells that carry oxygen to organs and muscles.
the practice of raising animals and tending to their health.
bovine respiratory disease
a common problem when cattle are transported to feedlots.
veterinarian surgically removes offspring from the pregnant female.
excessive loss of metabolic water the body needs to function
a microscopic evaluation of an animal's feces.
When temperatures are elevated
the system in which livestock order themselves within a group from most dominant to least dominant
A temperature below normal
isolating itself from the group
an instrument used to listen to internal body sounds.
the result of fear or injury that occurs from transportation or from a number of other factors.
pulse rate, respiration rate, and body temperature.