M Brscic

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Affiliation: University of Padova
Country: Italy

Publications

  1. doi Prevalence of respiratory disorders in veal calves and potential risk factors
    M Brscic
    Department of Animal Medicine, Production and Health, University of Padova, Legnaro PD, Italy
    J Dairy Sci 95:2753-64. 2012
  2. doi Prevalence of gastrointestinal disorders recorded at postmortem inspection in white veal calves and associated risk factors
    M Brscic
    Department of Animal Science, University of Padova, Viale dell Universita 16, 35020 Legnaro PD, Italy
    J Dairy Sci 94:853-63. 2011
  3. ncbi Administration of dexamethasone per os in finishing bulls. II. Effects on blood parameters used as indicators of animal welfare
    A Marin
    1Istituto Zooprofilattico delle Venezie, 35020 Legnaro PD, Italy
    Animal 2:1080-6. 2008
  4. doi Alternative solutions to the concrete fully-slatted floor for the housing of finishing beef cattle: effects on growth performance, health of the locomotor system and behaviour
    G Cozzi
    Department of Animal Medicine, Production and Health, University of Padova, Viale dell Universita 16, 35020 Legnaro PD, Italy
    Vet J 197:211-5. 2013
  5. ncbi Effects of the provision of solid feeds enriched with protein or nonprotein nitrogen on veal calf growth, welfare, and slaughter performance
    M Brscic
    Department of Animal Medicine, Production and Health, University of Padova, Viale dell Universita 16, 35020 Legnaro PD, Italy
    J Dairy Sci 97:4649-57. 2014
  6. doi Effects of the provision of large amounts of solid feeds to veal calves on growth and slaughter performance and intravitam and postmortem welfare indicators
    P Prevedello
    Department of Animal Medicine, Production and Health, University of Padova, Viale dell Universita 16, 35020 Legnaro PD, Italy
    J Anim Sci 90:3538-46. 2012
  7. doi Short communication: reference values for blood parameters in Holstein dairy cows: effects of parity, stage of lactation, and season of production
    G Cozzi
    Department of Animal Science, University of Padova, Viale dell Universita 16, 35020 Legnaro PD, Italy
    J Dairy Sci 94:3895-901. 2011

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Publications7

  1. doi Prevalence of respiratory disorders in veal calves and potential risk factors
    M Brscic
    Department of Animal Medicine, Production and Health, University of Padova, Legnaro PD, Italy
    J Dairy Sci 95:2753-64. 2012
    ..Different risk factors were involved at different stages of the fattening period. Therefore, to overcome respiratory disorders in veal calves, different solutions may apply to different stages of the fattening period...
  2. doi Prevalence of gastrointestinal disorders recorded at postmortem inspection in white veal calves and associated risk factors
    M Brscic
    Department of Animal Science, University of Padova, Viale dell Universita 16, 35020 Legnaro PD, Italy
    J Dairy Sci 94:853-63. 2011
    ..Some housing and management options adopted to improve veal calf welfare (i.e., higher space allowance and use of heating) were associated with lower risk for gastrointestinal disorders...
  3. ncbi Administration of dexamethasone per os in finishing bulls. II. Effects on blood parameters used as indicators of animal welfare
    A Marin
    1Istituto Zooprofilattico delle Venezie, 35020 Legnaro PD, Italy
    Animal 2:1080-6. 2008
    ..Moreover, the study indicated various blood parameters that might be used by health officials as effective tools in identifying beef cattle suspected of being illegally treated with dexamethasone...
  4. doi Alternative solutions to the concrete fully-slatted floor for the housing of finishing beef cattle: effects on growth performance, health of the locomotor system and behaviour
    G Cozzi
    Department of Animal Medicine, Production and Health, University of Padova, Viale dell Universita 16, 35020 Legnaro PD, Italy
    Vet J 197:211-5. 2013
    ..4.7s; P<0.01) than RM bulls. Signs of lameness were observed in five FS bulls at the final assessment. RM floor proved to be a good alternative to FS but it increased the likelihood of overgrown claws due to insufficient hoof wear...
  5. ncbi Effects of the provision of solid feeds enriched with protein or nonprotein nitrogen on veal calf growth, welfare, and slaughter performance
    M Brscic
    Department of Animal Medicine, Production and Health, University of Padova, Viale dell Universita 16, 35020 Legnaro PD, Italy
    J Dairy Sci 97:4649-57. 2014
    ..This economic advantage was supported by the lack of detrimental effects on calf growth performance, behavior, and carcass quality. However, the occurrence of rumen papillae hyperkeratosis may raise some concerns about the use of urea. ..
  6. doi Effects of the provision of large amounts of solid feeds to veal calves on growth and slaughter performance and intravitam and postmortem welfare indicators
    P Prevedello
    Department of Animal Medicine, Production and Health, University of Padova, Viale dell Universita 16, 35020 Legnaro PD, Italy
    J Anim Sci 90:3538-46. 2012
    ..When feeding veal calves with large amounts of solids, it is advisable to avoid the provision of corn grain alone and replace part of the cereal with a roughage source to improve calf health and prevent rumen mucosa alterations...
  7. doi Short communication: reference values for blood parameters in Holstein dairy cows: effects of parity, stage of lactation, and season of production
    G Cozzi
    Department of Animal Science, University of Padova, Viale dell Universita 16, 35020 Legnaro PD, Italy
    J Dairy Sci 94:3895-901. 2011
    ..The outcomes of this work will improve the accuracy of the biochemical profile as a tool for dairy practitioners to assess the metabolic status of lactating Holstein cows...