Large Animal 1: Swine Basics (Exam-Nutrition)

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Large Animal 1: Swine Basics (Exam-Nutrition)
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  1. The exam is limited due to
    stress
  2. temp
    101-103.5F
  3. pulse
    60-60bpm
  4. Where can the pulse be felt?AC
    auricular and coccyygeal arteries
  5. resp
    10-24bpm
  6. How are oral meds given? SDBS
    • speculum
    • dosing syringe
    • balling gun
    • stomach tube
  7. Where are IV injections given?LCJ
    • lateral auricular(ear)
    • cephalic vein
    • jugular vein in small pigs
  8. When are IP injections given?
    small pigs for fluid therapy
  9. Where are IM injections given?
    dorsal neck muscles behind ears
  10. SQ injections are given where?
    • flank skin fold in small pigs
    • behind the ear in large pigs
  11. What 3 venipuncture sites are used for small amounts?ECO
    • ear vein
    • coccygeal vein
    • orbital sinus
  12. What venipuncture site is used for large amounts?
    cranial vena cava
  13. What 2 venipuncture sites are not used for large pigs?JC
    • jugular
    • cephalic
  14. Pigs are what what kind of omnivores?
    monogastric
  15. The stomach is bacteriacidal and the cecum has minimum function. What is its pH?
    2
  16. Pigs are most efficient in what conversion?
    feed to weight
  17. What grain size is suggested?
    medium-fine particles
  18. Where does their energy come from?
    • carbohydrates
    • fats
  19. What is sow milk low in?
    iron
  20. How many water nipples per pen?
    2 above shoulder height
  21. 1 trough per how many pigs?
    6-10

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