Body weight and measurements of Akbas dogs in its nature work condition


ATASOY F., UĞURLU M., ÖZARSLAN B., YAKAN A.

ANKARA UNIVERSITESI VETERINER FAKULTESI DERGISI, vol.58, no.3, pp.213-215, 2011 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 58 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 2011
  • Doi Number: 10.1501/vetfak_0000002477
  • Title of Journal : ANKARA UNIVERSITESI VETERINER FAKULTESI DERGISI
  • Page Numbers: pp.213-215

Abstract

This study was carried out to determine body weight, some body and head measurements in different age and sex groups of Akbas dogs. The least squares means of body weights were found to be 41.66, 40.44 and 44.00 for Eskisehir, Sivrihisar and Golbasi regions; 40.05, 40.88, 43.20 and 43.06 for 1, 2, 3, 4 years of age and 43.78, 39.77 kg for male and female dogs respectively. Least squares means of wither heights were determined as 64.61, 64.20 and 64.46cm for regions, 63.37, 64.63, 64.74 and 64.75 cm for age groups; 66.36 and 62.30 cm for male and female groups respectively. These data were 64.47, 66.34, 67.38; 63.50, 67.44, 66.31, 66.84; 67.19, 64.98 cm for body lengths; 26.00, 26.34, 28.01, 24.93, 27.14, 27.94, 26.96; 27.34, 26.26cm for chest depths; 20.43, 20.41, 21.04; 18.85, 20.68, 21.86, 20.85; 20.89, 20.36 cm for chest widths; 82.63, 80.17, 82.66; 78.37, 81.86, 83.82, 83.67; 82.62, 80.41cm for hearth girths; 12.99, 13.25, 14.02; 13.37, 13.31, 13.56, 13.50; 13.91, 12.92 cm for front cannon bone circumference and 12.14, 12.26, 12,69; 12.20, 12.47, 12.54, 12,27; 12.72, 12.00 cm for hind cannon bone circumference respectively.