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Topic A.2 Quantative checks
Various health assessments are used to gain an accurate measurement of an animal's health. Some quantative checks can only be carried out in a vetinary practice with specialist equipment to get an accurate reading and diagnosis.
Used to assess weight gain and loss
Affected by various life stages, including
Age - it is normal for very young animals to rapidly gain weight, whereas animals in later stages of life, may start to lose weight due to metabolic disorders or underlying disease problems.
Pregnancy - female animals should gradually gain weight in the early stages…