Induction of oestrus and ovulation by means of prostaglandin and gonadoliberin (GnRH) treatment in an old mare barren for two breeding seasons

A 17-year-old Nooitgedacht mare was presented in mid-summer after failing to conceive during the previous 2 breeding seasons. The mare conceived to service during a PG-induced oestrus when synthetic GnRH was used to induce ovulation.

Published in: Journal of the South African Veterinary Association Vol. 56; no. 1; pp. 53 - 54
Main Author: Penzhorn, B.L. & Gilbert, R.O
Format: Journal Article
Language: Afrikaans
English
Published: AOSIS 01-01-1985
Subjects:
HCG
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Summary: A 17-year-old Nooitgedacht mare was presented in mid-summer after failing to conceive during the previous 2 breeding seasons. The mare conceived to service during a PG-induced oestrus when synthetic GnRH was used to induce ovulation.
ISSN: 1019-9128
2224-9435