Fur Animal Research Letter (FCUSA)

September 1999, Vol. 7, No. 3

  • Attack on E. coli
  • Welfare of mink
  • Nutrient management
  • Distemper, again
  • Mink caging / housing
  • Pseudorabies and pork product feeding
  • Management and mink welfare
  • Energy supply for reproduction
  • The origin of Aleutian blue mink

June 1999, Vol. 7, No. 2

  • Distemper: a continuing problem
  • Handbook of biological data
  • Antibiotic restrictions
  • Growth rate and mink kits
  • Amino acid requirements
  • Benzoic acid metabolism by mink
  • Hormonal control of furring in mink
  • Controlling E. coli infection
  • Aleutian disease research
  • MFRF Board research priorities
  • Effects of melatonin implants on Aleutian disease

March 1999, Vol. 7, No. 1

  • Distemper investigations: 1998
  • Health of mink kits
  • Formaldehyde approved for use in animal feeds
  • Strains of Aleutian disease virus
  • A new protein source, Bio Protein
  • Carcass disposal methods
  • Computerized breeding programs
  • Spermatogenesis in mink at the breeding season
  • Synchronized breeding: Is it for mink?
  • Factors affecting profitability in mink

March 1998, Vol. 6, No. 1

  • The G.R. Hartsough Scholarship at Michigan State
  • Lactation: a critical period for mink
  • Size is important this year
  • How much is enough? (Diet and vitamins)
  • Virus enteritis
  • More on nursing sickness
  • Feed-wire mesh sizes
  • Availability of meat meal
  • Phosphoric acid in mink nutrition
  • "Pussy lung" in mink
  • Use of different males in mating