[Variations in plasma components in lactating mares at late pregnancy-early lactation (author's transl)].

@article{Doreau1981VariationsIP,
  title={[Variations in plasma components in lactating mares at late pregnancy-early lactation (author's transl)].},
  author={Michel T. Doreau and William Martin-Rosset and J. P. Barlet},
  journal={Annales de recherches veterinaires. Annals of veterinary research},
  year={1981},
  volume={12 3},
  pages={219-25}
}
In an experiment comparing pregnant then lactating mares with dry non-pregnant mares, the changes in plasma components were studied as indicators of the metabolic utilization of energy (glucose, non-esterified fatty acids, beta-hydroxybutyrate), nitrogen (urea, proteins) or minerals (calcium, phosphorus, magnesium). The mares were fed daily 2 kg concentrate… CONTINUE READING