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by Lucile Vigouroux | Dec 18, 2022
The final 100 days of gestation bring their own unique developments, changes, and challenges. Get tips to help your mare’s third trimester run smoothly.
by Edited Press Release | Jun 24, 2022
The American Association of Equine Practitioners has published new nocardioform placentitis guidelines to help veterinarians help protect their clients’ broodmares and unborn foals.
by University of Kentucky College of Agriculture, Food, and Environment | Jun 4, 2022
Techniques that allow researchers to understand the underlying mechanisms of disease include genetic analyses, RNA sequencing, and advanced proteomics and lipidomics.
by Stephanie L. Church, Editorial Director | Feb 18, 2022
Dr. Barry Ball describes what he learned as the University of Kentucky’s Clay Endowed Chair in Equine Reproduction and over his 35 cumulative years of research.
by Stephanie L. Church, Editorial Director | Aug 31, 2021
Learn from Dr. Jennifer Janes, part of the University of Kentucky’s CSI team for horse diseases, conditions, and poisonings.
by Christa Lesté-Lasserre, MA | Jul 9, 2021
Researcher: The findings might indicate SAA1 as a novel and specific biomarker for placentitis in broodmares.
by Christa Lesté-Lasserre, MA | Jan 12, 2021
Serious complications are uncommon in equine pregnancies, but when they occur the consequences can be devastating. Here are 6 high-risk scenarios to watch for.
by Ashley Boyle, DVM, Dipl. ACVIM | Oct 6, 2020
Strep zoo are responsible for a variety of diseases and issues in horses, including pneumonia, abortions, and upper respiratory, wound, testicular, and neonatal infections.
by Edited Press Release | Feb 27, 2020
Research topics include nocardioform placentitis, bisphosphonates, exertional rhabdomyolysis, stem cells, equine asthma, and more.
by Betsy Lynch | Feb 11, 2020
The broad-spectrum antibiotic might be a safe and viable option for treating infections, including placentitis, in late-term mares.
by Betsy Lynch | Dec 17, 2019
Researchers investigated tackling placentitis on three fronts using a combination of firocoxib, trimethoprim sulfamethoxazole, and altrenogest (a progestin used to suppress estrus).
by Alexandra Beckstett, The Horse Managing Editor | Feb 15, 2019
Dr. Regina Turner shares the results of studies on antimicrobial options for metritis, treating blocked oviducts, estrus lengths and pregnancy rates, colic surgery in broodmares, and more.