A CASE OF DYSTOCIA IN CHINKARA (GAZELLA BENNETTI)

  • ASHUTOSH TRIPATHI*, MEHTA J. S.,PUROHIT G. N., SUNANDA SHARMA, PRAMOD KUMAR, SATISH K. PATHAKAND KARMVEER SAINI A CASE OF DYSTOCIA IN CHINKARA (GAZELLA BENNETTI) ASHUTOSH TRIPATHI*, MEHTA J. S., PUROHIT G. N., SUNANDA SHARMA, PRAMOD KUMAR, SATISH K. PATHAK AND KARMVEER SAINI DEPARTMENT OF VETERINARY GYNAECOLOGY AND OBSTETRICS, COLLEGE OF VETERINARY AND ANIMAL SCIENCE, RAJUVAS, BIKANER. Corresponding author’s e-mail: ashutoshtripathi123@outlook.com

Abstract

ABSTRACT:
A case of dystocia due to fetal mal-posture in Chinkara was presented to the
clinics  of  department  of  Veterinary  Gynaecology  and  Obstetrics,  college  of
Veterinary  and  Animal  Science,  Bikaner.  Fawn  was  in  anterior  presentation
with carpal flexion of both forelimbs and lateral deviation of head and neck.
Carpal  flexion  was  corrected  by  extending  carpal  and  metacarpal  joints
carefully by protecting hooves into the palm. Deviation of the head of fetus was
corrected and then fetus was delivered by application of gentle traction over the
forelegs  and  head.  Animal  was  administered  fluid  and  supportive  therapy.
Animal expelled placenta after 2 hrs and regained alertness.
KEY WORDS: Dystocia, Chinkara, Fetal mal-posture.

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How to Cite
G. N., SUNANDA SHARMA, PRAMOD KUMAR, SATISH K. PATHAKAND KARMVEER SAINI, ASHUTOSH TRIPATHI*, MEHTA J. S.,PUROHIT. A CASE OF DYSTOCIA IN CHINKARA (GAZELLA BENNETTI). LIFE SCIENCES LEAFLETS, [S.l.], v. 60, jan. 2015. ISSN 0976-1098. Available at: <http://petsd.org/ojs/index.php/lifesciencesleaflets/article/view/244>. Date accessed: 21 july 2017.

Keywords

Dystocia, Chinkara, Fetal mal-posture.