Claw Horn Growth and Wear Rates, Toe Length, and Claw Size in Commercial Pigs: A Pilot StudyJournal of Swine Health and Production (2010)
Mean claw horn growth and wear rates in three commercial gilts were greater for rear feet and for the caudal wall. Outer and inner claws differed in size for rear feet, but not for front feet. Lesions occurred mainly in the outer claws of rear feet.
- hoof growth and wear rates,
- toe length,
- hoof size
Publication DateSeptember, 2010
Citation InformationSarel R Van Amstel and Thomas Doherty. "Claw Horn Growth and Wear Rates, Toe Length, and Claw Size in Commercial Pigs: A Pilot Study" Journal of Swine Health and Production Vol. 18 Iss. 5 (2010)
Available at: http://works.bepress.com/thomas_doherty/9/