Vet Terms

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  • Term used to refer to a male donkey

  • A condition in which the skin becomes yellow in color as do the mucous membranes; this is due to excess amounts of bilirubin.

  • The middle section of the small intestine, found between the duodenum and the ileum.

  • A female donkey; commonly referred to as a jennet

  • A term used to describe a purely black horse

  • A horse who is balky in appearance

  • A crooked method of walking in a horse; much like a prance

  • A ferret who has not been spayed

  • A trot, slower in pace

  • a) Term used for a pig’s cheek b) Term used for the meat taken from the cheek of a pig

  • a) A pen where lambs are kept until their mother claims them b) A chute in a pen in which animals are passed through to help with sorting

  • A term used for a horse that is not taking well to training and lacks sense

  • A male cow that is used mostly for breeding

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    Horses that jump at shows and go through judgment