The process of palpating to determine pregnancy in cattle and the equipment used during palpation are described and illustrated in this bulletin. The female reproductive system is discussed, along with the developmental stages of the embryo/fetus. Go to EB-1077S to order a free electronic download in Spanish. Go to AN-006 to order printed copies in English. Go to: EAN-006 to order a free electronic download in English. (24 pp., 18 figures, 5 charts)
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