TABLE 4:

The overall or cumulative mean and median proportion of bitches in oestrus for each meteorological season

Winter (n=10)*Spring (n=10)Summer (n=9)†Autumn (n=9)
Mean0.3930.3890.3920.395
Median0.4110.4000.3840.408
Range0.212–0.4390.204–0.5390.341–0.4420.327–0.450
  • *Includes December 2004; excluding December 2004 to February 2005 n=9, mean=0.413, median=0.414, range=0.365–0.439.

  • †The results are the same when June 2014 is included.