Tag Archives: equine breeding

Breeding Dummy Design

We’re about to begin the equine breeding season again!  A lot of you are looking at new equipment and supplies to assist in your efforts.  At the Equine Breeding Blog we are always scouring the web for industry trends, products, … Continue reading

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An Iconic Breeding Operation: Anheuser-Busch

We thought this ABC News story about the Anheuser-Busch Clydesdale equine operation was worth sharing.  Many people unfamiliar with the Equine Industry are quite familiar with the Budweiser Clydesdale, but what goes on behind the scenes to raise these iconic horses? … 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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Mares & Hormones

It’s always critical to consider the health of your mare when preparing for the breeding season.  This concern should extend well beyond the basic “health considerations” and should take a look at other internal factors, such as hormones.  The Horse … 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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Teaching Novice Stallions to Mount a Breeding Phantom

Whew, the breeding season is in full swing.  We’ve been busy over hear at Breeder’s Choice, shipping products, working with our wonderful clients!  It’s been a wonderful year and great to hear your breeding stories!  We came across this great … 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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How to Select a Breeding Phantom

How do I select the right breeding dummy for my stallion? What should I look for in a breeding phantom? Where do I start when researching breeding dummies? These are a few of the questions we’ve heard over the years … Continue reading

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