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Volume 61, issue 3 | Copyright
Arch. Anim. Breed., 61, 359-363, 2018
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Original study 07 Sep 2018

Original study | 07 Sep 2018

The sex ratio in farmed American mink (Neovison vison)

Lidia Felska-Błaszczyk et al.
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Short summary
The aim of the study was to analyse the sex ratio of American mink litters in relation to dam's age, gestation length, and time interval between the first and second mating. The observations were carried out on a mink farm located in northern Poland.
The aim of the study was to analyse the sex ratio of American mink litters in relation to dam's...