The Slaughtening Causes with Dental and Gingival Lesions in Dairy Cows within Postmortem Period


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YURDAKUL İ. , ÖZDEMİR Ö. , ŞEN İ.

ACTA SCIENTIAE VETERINARIAE, cilt.46, 2018 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 46
  • Basım Tarihi: 2018
  • Doi Numarası: 10.22456/1679-9216.83156
  • Dergi Adı: ACTA SCIENTIAE VETERINARIAE

Özet

Background: A regular and balanced feeding is essential for the animals in order to maintain their normal physiological function and be productive at the desired level. Digestion activities start with chewing in the mouth and the healthy dental arch is needed to perform a complete chewing function. Abnormal dental development and other dental pathologies impair digestive functions by negatively affecting chewing functions. The aim of the present study was to classified dental anomalies, dental degenerations, dental and gingival lesions seen in dairy cows and was aimed to reveal these lesions and depending on these disorders the reasons for slaughtering in dairy cows.