ANIML SCI 445A - Equine Reproduction Lab

Equine reproduction/Horse breeding will provide an understanding and hands on opportunities in equine reproduction; specifically: semen collection, evaluation and processing practice; discussion on mare breeding management and use of hormones; preparation of the mare for breeding; an introduction to embryo transfer. Additionally, the mares in the breeding program at the Hadley Farm will be worked-on during laboratories and students will be able to participate in teasing and decision-making on breeding management and assisting in foaling.  Client based cases may also be introduced during lab sessions.

Course syllabus

Semester(s) offered: 

Animal Science 220