Category Archives: Equine Breeding News

Fantastic Foaling Video Blog by CSU

We love what Dr. McCue and the staff at the Colorado State University Equine Reproduction Lab are up to, publishing educational digital video blogs via Youtube!  An excellent embrace of today’s technology and a powerful way to obtain free training … Continue reading

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Preparing Your Stallion for the Breeding Season

Breeding season is upon us!  Many of you are in the midst of preparing for daily collections, semen processing, and shipping as we quickly approach February.  At Breeder’s Choice, we have a lot of discussions with our clients about how … Continue reading

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Stallions in the Light?

Artificial light sources are used in the equine industry to improve fertility in mares and control cycles. Can this same concept be utilized with stallions? The Equine Breeding Blog examines a case made in 1998 in The Horse. Continue reading

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A Study of Collecting Equine Semen on One Mount

Presented orally at the 11th International Symposium on Equine Reproduction in New Zealand this past January, Julie Kalmar, pursuing an MS degree at the University of Kentucky, discussed her findings on the effect of multiple mounts prior to stallion ejaculation. … Continue reading

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University of Kentucky Equine Short Course

The great folks at the University of Kentucky sent us some information on their upcoming Short Course.  If you’re involved in the equine breeding industry and you haven’t checked out a local university short course, we highly recommend you do!  … Continue reading

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AAEP Annual Convention

The Annual Convention for The American Association of Equine Practitioners (AAEP) is scheduled for 1-5 December in Anaheim, CA.  If you’re not familiar with the organization, AAEP was founded in 1954 by a group of 11 charter members who saw … Continue reading

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Stallion Leg Protection

One way to ruin the breeding season is to have a stallion with sore legs or injuries that cause him to not want to do his job.  With multiple mounts, sore knees can become a problem.  We’ve found a number … Continue reading

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Happy New Year!

A quick post to wish everyone a safe and prosperous 2012! It was a great 2011, we hope to continue carrying that momentum on this year and provide you with a continued outlet for equine breeding news and information. If … Continue reading

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CSU Equine Center Fire

As many of you may heard, the Equine Reproduction Laboratory at Colorado State University was destroyed by a fire a few weeks ago. The following is an excerpt from a letter on the CSU website from Professor Colin Clay, Head … Continue reading

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Great Blog at Select Breeders Services

Dr. Ed Squires posted a great and informative blog on the Select Breeders Services Blog here last week about frozen semen and post breeding uterine fluid. Dr. Squires discusses the presence of fluid in the mare’s uterus after mating or … Continue reading

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