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1

The slitlike opening in the abdominal muscles through which the spermatic cord passes into the abdomen

inguinal ring

2

Name one structure inside the scrotum:

testes, spermatic cord, epidiymis, vas deferns

3

The tube that connects the epipdidymis with the urethra

vas deferns

4

The muscle that helps regulate the temperature of the testes

cremaster muscle

5

That animals that don't have _______ are ______

seminal vesicles, cats and dogs

6

Two connective tissue layers that surround the testes, they were formed from layer of peritoneum

vaginal tunics

7

The ovary produces ______ and ______

estrogen and progestrone

8

The ______ is not attached to the ovary

oviduct

9

The ______ keeps the _____, ________, _____ suspended in place

broad ligament, ovary, oviduct, uterus

10

The cervix is ______ when a female is not pregnant or in heat

closed

11

The structure in the female that is homologous to the male penis is

clitoris

12

What structure in the male penis causes dogs to "tie" after mating?

bulb of the glans

13

The epididymis is where _____ is stored until ejaculation

spermatoza

14

The testes must be kept warmer/cooler than core body temperature?

cooler

15

Spermatoza are produced in the ________ tubules

seminiferous

16

This is known as the birth canal

vagina

17

What structure "catches" the ovum as it releases from the ovary?

infundibulum

18

The smooth muscle sphincter between the vagina and the uterus is?

cervix

19

The entrance into the vulva between the labia and the vagina

vestibule

20

External portion of the female reproductive system

vulva or labia

21

Tough fibrous connective tissue capsule of the testes

tunica albuginea

22

Enlarged area on canine penis made up of erectile tissue that swells after ejaculation and allows "tie" to enhance conception

bulb of the glans

23

One of the male accessory reproductive glands that secretes a mucus containing fluid just before ejaculation to lubricate the urethra and clear it of urine

bulbourethral gland

24

Paired sheets of connective tissue that suspend the ureters from the dorsal part of the abdominal cavity

broad ligament

25

The sphincter muscle that functions as a valve between the uterus and the vagina

cervix

26

Smaller of the two erectile tissue structures in the body of the penis, it forms the sleeve around the urethra

corpus spongiosum

27

Ribbionlike structure that lies along the surface of the testes, it's where spermatoza is stored before ejaculation

epididymis

28

Outer lips of the vulva

labia

29

The bone in the penis of a dog

Os penis

30

Female gonads

ovaries