Articles - breeding

thumbnail
with Horse Sport or All Access subscription

Genetically Modified Super Horses

Can genetic modification improve the abilities of sport horses?...

thumbnail
with Horse Sport or All Access subscription

Causes of Equine Abortion and Birth Defects

Why some mares don't carry their foals to term, and why some are born with abnormalities. ...

thumbnail

Mating Strategy & Breeding Science

A detailed look at the art of racehorse breeding, including linebreeding, breeding strategies and research regarding so-called "speed genes."...

thumbnail
with Canadian Thoroughbred or All Access subscription

Mastering The Art of Stallioneering

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

thumbnail
with Horse Sport or All Access subscription

12 Tips for Safe Foal Handling

Even the simplest interactions with humans during the first weeks of a foal's life can be important to its later training. Also, how "extreme imprinting" can be detrimental to the mare-foal bond and even the foal's health....

thumbnail
with Horse Sport or All Access subscription

Saving the Septic Foal

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

thumbnail
with Canadian Thoroughbred or All Access subscription

The Power of Pedigree

Breeding science for the 21st century....

thumbnail

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. ...

thumbnail

Complications in Late-Term Pregnancy

Your mare was successfully bred, confirmed in foal, and made it through the often precarious early months of pregnancy without any problems. You heave a sigh of relief and relax, thinking your mare is home-free ... but is she?...

thumbnail
with Horse Sport or All Access subscription

Embryo Transfer is a Great Reproductive Option

‘Conceivably’ a great reproductive option....

Love our Articles?

If you enjoyed reading the articles on this website, consider subscribing to get upcoming issues as they are published! Simply click on the button below to see your options.

SUBSCRIBE NOW

Scroll
to top