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Table 3 Mink kit body weight results from the two farms

From: Low concentration of serum immunoglobulin G is associated with pre-weaning diarrhea in young mink kits (Neovison vison)

Kit age (days) Control farm Case farm
No. weighed kits Median kit body weight (g) 25th percentile (g) 75th percentile (g) No. weighed kits Median kit body weight (g) 25th percentile (g) 75th percentile (g)
1 401 11.9 11.0 13.2 401 11.3 9.5 12.8
3 334 18.5 16.3 20.5 343 17.4 15.6 20.3
5 327 26.4 23.4 29.1 331 25.2 22.7 29.8
7 314 36.1 31.1 40.2 323 35.2 30.3 40.3
9 306 47.2 41.6 51.8 321 45.4 37.0 53.3
11 306 59.5 53.4 65.2 316 57.4 46.0 65.2
13 306 74.4 67.5 81.0 307a 65.9 53.7 77.0
15b 305 88.5 80.1 96.3 256 79.9 66.0 89.6
  1. aKits in case litters (PWD affected) decreased after day 13
  2. bAll groups (1–4) on the control farm and groups 1–3 on the case farm were weighed until day 15, while group 4 on the case farm was weighed until day 13