Environmental Physiology of Domestic Animals-2017
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Required Reading Material

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Gases (section complete)


Carbon monoxide #1

Carbon monoxide #2

CO deaths (pages 1-9)

CO deaths

More CO deaths

And more CO deaths

3 more CO deaths

Silo Gas

More Silo Gas

Manure Pit Gases

Deaths from Manure Pit gases

Radon

Radon test kit

Phosphine Gas-1

Phosphine Gas-2

Environmental Toxicants and Toxins (sampling of 100's)

Sweet Clover Poisoning


More Sweet Clover Poisoning

Dead cattle lead to the discovery of Warfarin

Toxic pet food kills dozens of dogs-aflatoxin


Aflatoxin Kills 1300 Shelter Dogs in Taiwan

Dogs keep dying-aflatoxin

Melamine pet food recall

Melamine Update

Another Melamine Update

Antifreeze is sweet but deadly for pets

Ethylene Glycol Poisoning

Chocolate Poisoning in Dogs

Organophosphates-updated 2/6/16

250 Dead Cattle

Grape and raisin toxicity in dogs

Teratogens-1

Teratogens-2

Teratogens-3

Teratogens-4

Teratogens-5

Teratogens-6

Teratogens-7 (long, but a gem)

Teratogens-8

Teratogens-9

Teratogens-10

Teratogens-11


Agroterrorism-feed security (Optional Reading)

Altitude
Effects of high altitude on humans

Normal kidney physiology at high altitude (only read section with this title)

EPO

High Mountain Disease in Cattle

Brisket Disease


High Altitude Bull Sale-See the PAP Testing Link

Pheromones

Pheromones

Vomeronasal Organ

Flehmen Response

The Boar Effect
Cohorts


Intrauterine position effects-1

Intrauterine position effects-2

Intrauterine position effects-3

Intrauterine position effects-4

Freemartin heifers

Twins????

Miscellaneous
Dogma
Stray Voltage

Environmental Hormones
Estrogen mimicking compounds
Effects on wildlife


Photoperiod
Circadian rhythms
Melatonin
Pineal Gland-1
Pineal Gland-2
Dairy Cattle-1
Dairy Cattle-2
Mares
Sheep-1
Sheep-2

Thermoregulation

Heat Transfer

Methods of Heat Transfer

Thermoregulation

Thermoneutral Zone

Several Topics

Brain Cooling

Mechanisms of Heat Loss

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