Equine Health

Establishing and maintaining a healthy breed


How does the course work?

What you will learn

Whatever a horse’s purpose in life, good breeding practice can be one of the most important aspects of ensuring soundness, health and athletic ability. This course covers many of the things that anyone who wishes to breed a horse should consider before starting their venture, including:

  • how to select suitable and healthy breeding stock;
  • how to ensure that pregnant mares are kept in the best possible condition; and
  • how to ensure that young horses are raised in a way which gives them the best possible chance of developing into healthy adults.

Course format

Online

Authors

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Dr Isabel Imboden