estrus

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Synonyms for estrus

a regular period of sexual excitement in female mammals

Synonyms for estrus

applies to nonhuman mammals: a state or period of heightened sexual arousal and activity

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Common causes of longer calving-to-conception intervals are: failure of high-producing cows to cycle early in the postpartum period and unsatisfactory estrus detection.
Fourth place went to Fort Hays State University for Chip-on-the-Hip, a livestock estrus detection device.
Estrus detection using radiotelemetry or visual observation and tail painting for dairy cows on pasture.
Based on the results of continuous observation, Figure 4 and 5 depict the findings to assess the precision of estrus detection, if the observation for estrus was to be carried out during the three periods established.
2002), as well as estrus detection and reproductive management.