breeder


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breeder

1. a person with an animal enterprise involving the multiplication of the herd, flock or group.
2. a female animal used basically for the production of saleable young.

breeder bull
a bull sold specifically as a sire with an implied guarantee of fertility. Such bulls are usually replaced free of charge with a comparable animal by the vendor if the bull is not a fertile calf getter.
breeder flock
a flock of hens producing fertile eggs for hatching purposes.
seedstock breeder
producer of breeding stock for purebred and commercial breeders.
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Breeders Club is a trusted source of purebred and designer mixed breed puppies used by people and families looking to add that perfect puppy to their life.
The new breeder farm, along with the 13 additional ones expected to come on-line in the second half of 2010, increase our confidence in our ability to meet our 2010 production goal of 150 million day-old broilers.
This means that at any time for the life of the dog, if the new owner is unable to keep the dog, it is to be placed back with the breeder.
Nestle Purina has long been a major force in the dog breeding world, providing top-quality nutrition for many of the leading dogs in the country as well as dedicated breeder support.
By definition, a breeder reactor is one that creates more fuel than it consumes.
Zhentao Gao, CEO of Yuhe, said: "Our new breeder farms will allow us to further expand production of day-old broilers in order to meet China's growing demand for chicken.
I believe that some of the jumps breeders' prizes are too big," McCreery, the breeder of High Top and Old Vic, said.
I learned the hard way that the TBA caters for Flat or pure National Hunt breeders who are prepared to abide by their rigid rules.
In a departure from the previous breeders' prize scheme, the breeders of qualifying winners of novices' hurdles and National Hunt Flat races will receive 30 per cent of the minimum value, up from 25 per cent.
EBF breeders' prizes are only paid to breeders of winning horses in EBF races in Britain.
BRITISH breeders yesterday defended the cash they receive under a Levy Board scheme, following a call from Coolmore supremo John Magnier for the system to be scrapped.
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