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Effect of conception date and hind nutrition on fetal growth trajectory and gestation length of red deer (Cervus elaphus)
(CSIRO Publishing, 2015)
© CSIRO 2015. This study tested the hypothesis that the negative association between gestation length and conception date in red deer is mediated by nutrition. Twenty-eight pregnant red deer were randomly allocated to four ...
Pre-weaning growth of red deer calves is not determined by ability of hinds to produce milk
(CSIRO Publishing, 2012-04-05)
Three experiments were carried out to determine whether growth of suckling red deer calves is determined by the potential of their mothers to produce milk. In the first experiment red deer hinds (n = 10, calves 6 weeks ...