Sheep breed type effects on plasma thyrotropin , thyroxine and testosterone in growing ram lambs under hot climate

@inproceedings{AlDamegh2012SheepBT,
  title={Sheep breed type effects on plasma thyrotropin , thyroxine and testosterone in growing ram lambs under hot climate},
  author={Mona Abdullah Al-Damegh},
  year={2012}
}
Received 9 September 2011, accepted 6 January 2012. Abstract The lack of knowledge about different physiological responses among indigenous sheep breeds raised in arid hot regions promoted the researcher to monitor a metabolic and a reproductive hormone in male lambs of two common breeds in Saudi Arabia. Forty eight growing male lambs (age 3-5 months) were grown in a private farm for fattening purpose. The animals were of two known breeds commonly raised in Saudi Arabia, namely Najdi and Noemi… CONTINUE READING