An epidemiological study of foot, limb and body lesions and lameness in pigs

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Kilbride, A. L. (Amy L.);
  • Subject: SF
    mesheuropmc: body regions

A cross sectional study of 103 indoor and outdoor British pig farms was carried out in 2003-2004. Over 12,000 pigs aged from 3 days up to multiparious breeding sows were examined. Prevalence of foot, limb and body lesions and lameness was recorded using clear case defin... View more
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