In-Transit Losses of Pigs: Investigation of Hog Heart Health

Most of the pigs that died during transportation had a pre-existing cardiac abnormality, according to Kathy Zurbrigg of the University of Guelph and co-workers, and the heart lesions appear to have a genetic link. Their study was presented at the Centralia Swine Research Update 2014.
calendar icon 12 March 2014
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