Influence of GnRH administration on timing of the LH surge and ovulation in dwarf goats.

@article{Pierson2003InfluenceOG,
  title={Influence of GnRH administration on timing of the LH surge and ovulation in dwarf goats.},
  author={Janice T Pierson and Hernan Baldassarre and Carol Keefer and Bruce R Downey},
  journal={Theriogenology},
  year={2003},
  volume={60 3},
  pages={397-406}
}
This study was conducted to determine whether or not exogenous gonadotropin releasing hormone (GnRH) alters the timing or improves the synchrony of estrus, the LH surge, and ovulation following estrous synchronization in dwarf goats, and to assess the effects of season on these parameters. In January and June, estrus was synchronized in 12 Pygmy and Nigerian Dwarf goats with a 10-day progestagen sponge, 125 microg cloprostenol i.m. 48 h before sponge removal, and 300 IU equine chorionic… CONTINUE READING