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How to Prepare for Parturition

EquiMed Staff

How to Prepare for Parturition

by EquiMed Staff

May 6, 2017 13:46

Careful attention to the health of the mare should be a priority before breeding takes place, during the pregnancy, and following parturition. Good nutrition, …

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Horse Gestation Timeline

EquiMed Staff

Horse Gestation Timeline

by EquiMed Staff

May 7, 2017 12:47

Your mare has been bred. What's next? Here is a timeline to follow from insemination to parturition. The more you know about this amazing process, the better …

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Preparing Your Mare for Parturition

EquiMed Staff

Preparing Your Mare for Parturition

by EquiMed Staff

May 7, 2017 12:53

Participating in the parturition of your foal can be both exciting and nerve-racking. Being fully prepared both physically and mentally can help both you and …

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Equine Abortions

Flossie Sellers

Equine Abortions

by Flossie Sellers

May 7, 2017 14:16

Your bred mare has about an 80% chance of delivering a live foal. Learn about the causes of equine abortion and 6 things you can do to reduce the chances of …

Reproductive Care Tip

Horses are seasonally polyestrous. The breeding season normally starts soon after the spring equinox, and finishes soon after the autumnal equinox.

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Breeding Soundness Exams for Broodmares

Heather Smith Thomas

Breeding Soundness Exams for Broodmares

by Heather Smith Thomas

November 8, 2019 17:57

A breeding soundness exam helps prepare for the upcoming breeding season to ensure that a mare that is fertile and able to produce a healthy foal …

re·pro·duc·tive care
/ˌrēprəˈdəktiv ker/
noun
  1. the provision of what is necessary for the health, welfare, maintenance, and protection relating to or effecting reproduction.

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