Influence of Nutritional State on the Heat Tolerance of Cattle


ON completion of an experiment in which two differently fed groups of cattle were used for studying the effect of low nutrition on seasonal changes in the hair coat, opportunity was also taken to make observations on the heat tolerance of the animals. The results of these latter observations are reported here.

Access optionsAccess options

Rent or Buy article

Get time limited or full article access on ReadCube.


All prices are NET prices.


  1. 1

    Rhoad, O. A., Trop. Agric., Trinidad, 21, 162 (1944).

  2. 2

    Robinson, K. W., and Lee, D. H. K., J. Anim. Sci., 6, 2, 182 (1947).

Download references

Author information

Rights and permissions

Reprints and Permissions

About this article

Further reading


By submitting a comment you agree to abide by our Terms and Community Guidelines. If you find something abusive or that does not comply with our terms or guidelines please flag it as inappropriate.