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Puberty response of Ongole crossbred bulls raised on different sex groups and stall models

DOI: 10.18805/ijar.9554    | Article Id: B-430 | Page : 1214-1217
Citation :- Puberty response of Ongole crossbred bulls raised on different sex groups and stall models.Indian Journal of Animal Research.2020.(54):1214-1217
Muchamad Luthfi, Trinil Susilawati, Nurul Isnaini journalcapa12@gmail.com
Address : Faculty of Animal Husbandry, University of Brawijaya, Malang, East Java, Indonesia.
Submitted Date : 4-01-2016
Accepted Date : 3-03-2016

Abstract

This study aimed to identify puberty response of Ongole crossbred bulls raised on different sex groups and stall models. The study involved cattle aged 8-11 months, divided into three treatments: A (control) consisted of a bull in individual stall; B (similar sex) consisted of four bulls and C (different sex types) consisted of four bulls and three cows in group stalls, with three replications. Data were analyzed using Two Way ANOVA. Results showed that the variety of sexual behaviors (sniffing, licking and mounting), and tearing prepuce and frenulum were significantly different (P < 0.05) on the three treatments. It can be concluded that different sex groups and stall models significantly affects the incidence of puberty which could be observed through sexual behavior and tearing prepuce and frenulum of Ongole crossbred bulls.

Keywords

Ongole Crossbred bulls Puberty Sexual behavior

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