ESTIMATION OF EQUINE AGE FUNCTION OF DENTITION

I. Paşca, R. Morar, Dana Pusta, A. Cîmpean, Ö. Dabóczi

Abstract


Emphasizing the most objective way of ageing horses was the aim of our study. Function of the evolution of the incisors shape, alterations and particularities recorded on the surface of blunting and leveling of the dentition in equines (changing of the shape of the dental plate, dental star, and sign of Galwayne) the Romanian equine breeders can ageing their horses. The equine ageing function of their dentition can be performed, but a serious examination accompanied by strong correlation with different factors is needed.

Keywords


equine, dentition, ageing, indicators

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DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.15835/buasvmcn-vm:63:1-2:2566




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