Equine Anatomy & Physiology

The Respiratory System

How does the course work?

What you will learn

In this course you will learn about the respiratory system of the horse:

  • structure and function of the upper respiratory tract;
  • structure and function of the lower respiratory tract;
  • respiration and gas exchange;
  • performance of the respiratory system; and
  • some common diseases of the respiratory system.

Course format



Dr Dagmar Sens-Kirchenbauer

Dr Isabel Imboden