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Reproductive behavior of small animals.

@article{RootKustritz2005ReproductiveBO,
  title={Reproductive behavior of small animals.},
  author={Margaret V Root Kustritz},
  journal={Theriogenology},
  year={2005},
  volume={64 3},
  pages={
          734-46
        }
}
Normal and abnormal reproductive behavior of dogs and cats, and known and proposed hormonal bases for these behaviors are addressed. Emerging information includes use of oxytocin to promote pair-bonding between dam and offspring and the possible effect of prolactin in inhibiting sexual behaviors. 

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