Congenital paunch calf syndrome in Ireland.


WE would like to report the occurrence of congenital paunch calf syndrome in Ireland. This is a homozygous recessive condition in the Romagnola breed that causes congenital deformities as described by Gentile and others (2004). Carrier animals appear normal. A full-term stillborn purebred Romagnola calf examined at Kilkenny Regional Veterinary Laboratory… (More)
DOI: 10.1136/vr.g4882