The female was gravid and swollen to the point of concern by aquarium staff that she was egg-bound
Causes of duck mortality on Midway have included egg-bound
females, trauma, yolk sac infection, emaciation, and botulism.
Anglers must also look out for baggots - egg-bound
fish which haven't spawned.
In the case of the egg-bound
Mrs C she rather unwisely said what the industry already knew.
Antibiotics are recommended for most egg-bound
JIM Smith got his egg-bound
hens to start laying again - by taking them for a spin round Britain's M25 motorway in his car.
Q MY three-year-old cockateil has been egg-bound
on three occasions.
Thehen salmon, however, wasnot a clean fish but a baggot a salmon which has not yet spawned or is egg-bound
Also in the show, which pulls in 12 million viewers, vet Edmund Flach performs a delicate operation on Poppy, a rare egg-bound
There are some experienced anglers and ghillies who believe that salmon which have been played and landed and released have been so stressed that they become egg-bound
and don't spawn.