Rectal Abdominal Palpation 2.

Rectal Abdominal Palpation 2.
The rectal probe is angled upwards towards the udder. When the ewe is pregnant, the rod presses the gravid uterus against the ventral abdominal wall where it can be identified by the hand of the operator which has been placed on the abdomen in front of the udder.

Hulet CV (1972)