Taking Blood from Göttingen Minipigs while placed in a sling
Minipigs, Iike any other animal. do not particularly like to be restrained and being turned on their back with their belly exposed. With increasing age and weight this method creates also some physical challenges to the technicians. The force needed to control a resisting Minipig can be considerable.
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