SEXUAL CYCLES AND THEIR SIGNS IN DOMESTIC ANIMALS

Module Code Number

VDS 621

Number of ECTS Credits

6

Hours / Week (T P C)

1 2 2

Module Lecturer

All of teacher at the department

Year / Term

-

Type of Course

(Compulsory / Elective)

Elective

Pre requisites / Recommended

-

Module Contents

Seasonal and unseasonable oestrus showing of animal species, puberty, periods of oestrus cycle, the signs and hormonal mechanisms of proestrus, oestrus, metestrus, diestrus, occurring of different oestrus signs in different species, seasonal insemination.

Aims and Objectives of the module

To train expert member and academic personnel who know the signs of oestrus in all species of female animals.

Method of assessment

Theoretical expression, practical application and private conversation

Teaching Language

Turkish

Textbook /

Recommended readings

1-Bearden, H. J. and Fuquay, J. W. (1992).  Applied Animal Reproduction, 3rd Ed., Prentice Hall, New Jersey. U.S.A

2-Cole, H.H. and Cupps, P.T. (1977) Reproduction in Domestic Animals 3rd ed. Academic Press.

3-Hafez, E.S.E. (1993). Reproduction in Farm Animals. 6th Ed. Lea and Febiger, Philadelphia.

4-Hunter, R.H.F. (1980). Physiology and Technology of Reproduction in Female Domestic Animals. Academic Press, London.