With fewer available, diehard boneheads often start breaking out of their comfort zones and explore new areas for any remaining unbred
1982) who compared the effect of feeding level from 300 to 440 kg BW in unbred
US Holstein heifers.
Actually, Interest in scrapes picks up during the post rut because unbred
does and female fawns come into estrus and advertise that fact at the scrapes.
Most, but not all, of the unbred
does will mate a month later, during peak rut.
The normal breeding cycle will see unbred
hens flocked together.
So common-cladded, and their poor looking skins, and unbred
feet and legs, and the whole make of them.
We will see a real drop in the foal rate in 2008, when the decrease will correspond to the impact of Ohio mares that went unbred
1987) showed the mean SCC of quarters from unbred
heifers infected with Staph.
does come back into estrus 28 days later, or even 28 days after that if not bred the second time.
The point here is to not only plan on a smaller second rut approximately 28 days after the first rut, when unbred
adult females come into heat again, but be alert for the rutting activity approximately 45 days after the peak of rut when fawns may come into estrus also.
These notions are based on the common myth that a lot of unbred
does and doe fawns come into heat during a one-week period in mid-December -- the second rut.
Sometimes these bucks can travel many miles in their last surge to find unbred
does, so prepare for a vigorous hike.