Breeding Facts

mink-icon

Mink

cattle-icon
egg-icon
Grain_no_text_1

Breeding facts

  • Number of females for the production in Denmark is 2.8 million
  • Males for breeding are about 560,000
  • Average number of puppies in Denmark per female is 5.5
  • The breeding females have a replacement rate of about 40 %
  • The maximum number of litters a  female before replacement is three litters
  • For control of health of minks, blood analysis is taken annually from each animal.

SONY DSC
IMG_0124
IMG_0256
SONY DSC