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Veterinary Medicine International
Volume 2012, Article ID 471760, 5 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2012/471760
Research Article

Effect of Multiple Stresses (Thermal, Nutritional, and Walking Stress) on the Reproductive Performance of Malpura Ewes

Adaptation Physiology Laboratory, Division of Physiology and Biochemistry, Central Sheep and Wool Research Institute, Avikanagar, Rajasthan 304501, India

Received 8 October 2011; Accepted 8 November 2011

Academic Editor: Sumanta Nandi

Copyright © 2012 V. Sejian et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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