- Cows that calve in hot summer months may experience a longer period from parturition to subsequent pregnancy.
- Although the end of puberty and the beginning of adulthood are not clearly demarcated, first conception, pregnancy, or parturition are frequently used markers.
- It should however be used with caution during pregnancy, parturition and menstruation.
- Sex differences in size and form of the pelvis are related to its function in parturition although variation in size and form are not always gender specific.
- Pregnancy gingivitis tends to resolve on parturition.