Metabolic heat production in fast and slow growing broiler chickens during acute heat stress

DA Sandercock*, MA Mitchell, Murdo G MacLeod

*Corresponding author for this work

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Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)868
Number of pages1
JournalBritish Poultry Science
Issue number5
Publication statusPrint publication - 1995
Externally publishedYes
EventSpring Meeting of the UK Branch of the World's Poultry Science Association (WPSA) 1995 - Scarborough, United Kingdom
Duration: 22 Mar 199523 Mar 1995


  • Metabolic heat production
  • Fast growing broiler line
  • Slow growing broiler line
  • Acute heat stress
  • Thermoregulation
  • Thermoregulatory capacity

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