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Effects of Weaning Period on Vocalization Frequency in Hanwoo Calf
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  • Journal title : Journal of Animal Environmental Science
  • Volume 20, Issue 4,  2014, pp.173-176
  • Publisher : Korean Association for Livestock Housing and Environment
  • DOI : 10.11109/JAES.2014.20.4.173
 Title & Authors
Effects of Weaning Period on Vocalization Frequency in Hanwoo Calf
Lee, Kyu-Ho; Yu, Jung-Won; Kim, Sang-Wook; Jung, Wang-Yong; Lee, One-Hyun; Lee, Sang-Rak;
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 Abstract
This study was conducted to investigate the effect of weaning period on the vocalization frequency of Hanwoo calf. Twelve Hanwoo calves were allocated into 4 groups, control (forced weaning on 90days) and treatment (weaning on 70, 90 and 120days with 5 adaptation days). After weaning, behavior and vocalization of Hanwoo calves were recorded on 3 consecutive days with closed circuit television (DTC-R5254, Digite Co., Ltd., Korea) and digital audio tape recorder (SR-900, Idamtech Co., Ltd., Korea). Vocalization frequency of Hanwoo calf were not significance difference with control and treatment group. Thus, additional studies of feed intake and body weight gain were needed to determine the weaning period of Hanwoo calves.
 Keywords
Vocalization frequency;Weaning period;Hanwoo calf;
 Language
Korean
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