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Deep Linebreeding for Biofuel

Three-year-old filly Biofuel was named Canada's Horse of the Year for 2010, after winning four stakes in her six starts, concluding with the Selene Stakes (GIII) at Woodbine in September. ...

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Mastering The Art of Stallioneering

Gayle Bosscher and Arika Everatt-Meeuse share the secrets of successfully handling studs....

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The Slip

Maintaining an equine pregnancy can be tricky; complications can occur with both natural and artificial conception. The financial and emotional costs of such a loss have researchers across the country working to improve the odds of producing a foal....

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Witness the Miracle of Birth

Photographer Pam Mackenzie is invited to be present during a foaling....

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Stud Duty

Factors involved in bringing a stallion off the track to the breeding shed....

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Breeding for Soundness

Selecting for soundness and durability is something that both large and small breeders can benefit from, but it's particularly useful for smaller 'mom-and-pop' breeders who may only have a few broodmares in their barn. ...

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Saving the Septic Foal

Sepsis is a life-threatening condition which puts newborns at risk....

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Mares Gone Wild

While female equines are generally sweet-tempered, some can suffer extremes of adverse behaviour....

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Training the Novice Stud to a Phantom Mare

Early, positive lessons in the breeding shed using a phantom mare will make your young stallion easier and safer to handle....

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