COMPARATIVE STUDY ON THE INCIDENCE OF MASTITIS DURING DIFFERENT PARITIES IN COWS AND BUFFALOES

DOI: 10.5958/j.0976-0555.48.2.040    | Article Id: B-2760 | Page : 194-197
Citation :- COMPARATIVE STUDY ON THE INCIDENCE OF MASTITIS DURING DIFFERENT PARITIES IN COWS AND BUFFALOES.Indian Journal Of Animal Research.2014.(48):194-197
S.C. Jingar*, R.K. Mehla, Mahendra Singh, Ajesh Kumar, S.C. Kantwa and Navav Singh sureshjingar@yahoo.in
Address : Livestock Production Management National Dairy Research Institute, Karnal- 132 001 India

Abstract

The data was collected for the twelve years period to find out the effect of parity and breed on incidence of mastitis. The parity number significantly influenced mastitis incidence in indigenous (Pty number. Incidence of mastitis was also influenced by breed and was maximum in crossbred cows in comparison to indigenous cows and Murrah buffaloes. It was concluded that increase in parity result in increased incidence of mastitis in cows and buffaloes and the differential incidence was due to breed effect in the same parity.

Keywords

Breed Buffaloes Cows Mastitis Parity.

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