Comparison of Equine Cooled-Semen Transport Containers

Kimberley Rowan, Dickson D. Varner
Department of Large Animal Medicine and Surgery College of Veterinary Medicine Texas A&M University College Station, TX 77843-4475

Summary (by HRI)

When transport containers are shipped by air, they are exposed to extremely low temperatures in the the cargo hold of an airplane. This study was designed to test effect of exposure to low temperatures on various transport containers. The following three outcomes were recorded:

The transport containers were stored in the freezer to simulate cargo hold temperature.

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Transport Containers Tested

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Results

* Freezer storage of containers to simulate cargo hold temperature.

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Conclusions

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