Stallion Fertility


Alltech to Host Lecture on DHA and Stallion Reproduction

November 27, 2013

Edward Squires, MS, PhD, Dipl. ACT (hon.), will deliver the lecture.... Read More


ACT 2013 Wrap-Up

November 13, 2013

Here are just a few highlights from the comprehensive equine sessions at this year's ACT Conference.... Read More


2014 UK Equine Showcase, Breeders' Short Course Scheduled

October 25, 2013

The events will feature lectures on university programs, equine reproduction, and horse management issues. ... Read More


Top Reproduction Studies of 2012-'13

September 24, 2013

Two veterinarians describe recent equine reproduction studies they found interesting and influential.... Read More


Study: Sires' Genes Form the Equine Placenta

September 22, 2013

Researchers determined that it's the sire's genes that take the lead in developing the mare's placenta.... Read More


Stallion Semen Tests: Which to Use and What Do They Mean?

September 12, 2013

Learn what different semen evaluations can tell veterinarians about a stallion's fertility.... Read More


Do Equine Metabolic Diseases Affect Reproduction?

September 08, 2013

Some veterinarians now believe that metabolic diseases likely have a negative impact on equine reproduction. ... Read More


Horse Pain and its Impact on Reproduction

August 24, 2013

Learn how equine pain might influence reproduction ability, along with how to detect subtle signs of pain.... Read More


Check Under Fly Masks (and Other Stuff I Learned at ACT)

August 22, 2013

From handling fear in horses to equine pain, I learned a lot I didn't expect to at the ACT Meeting.... Read More


ACT 2013: Reasons to Evaluate Stallion Fertility

August 13, 2013

Dr. Dickson Varner lists the reasons veterinarians might assess stallions for infertility. ... Read More


ACT 2013: Components of a Stallion Breeding Exam

August 11, 2013

Dr. Dickson Varner describes what he's looking for during a stallion breeding soundness exam.... Read More


ACT 2013: How Pain Impacts Equine Reproduction

August 10, 2013

University of Florida's Dr. Chris Sanchez describes how pain might affect conception rates in horses.... Read More


2013 Theriogenology Conference Kicks Off

August 07, 2013

The Society for Theriogenology's Conference starts Aug. 7 and continues through Aug. 10 in Louisville, Ky.... Read More


Hot Topics in Equine Reproduction

April 08, 2013

Researchers are continually making advancements to improve equine artificial insemination.... Read More


Stallion Fertility

March 20, 2013

Dr. Erin Denney-Jones discusses stallion fertility and stallion breeding exams.... Read More


Top Equine Reproduction Studies of 2012 (AAEP 2012)

March 14, 2013

Dr. Pat McCue gives a rundown on a number of 2012's practical equine reproductive studies.... Read More


Stallion Fertility Fine Following Removal of One Testicle (AAEP 2012)

February 06, 2013

Researchers found that stallions can still lead productive lives as studs with only one testis.... Read More


'Cheap 'n' Easy' Method for Evaluating Stallion Sperm Described (AAEP 2012)

January 27, 2013

Researchers studied the use of Dip Quick stain for examining sperm morphology with positive results.... Read More

5 Things Stallion Fertility video


5 Things You need to Know: Stallion Fertility

January 15, 2013

Dr. Ed Squires shares the five most important things horse breeders need to know about stallion fertility.... Read More


Bacteria in Semen

December 11, 2012

Is there a bacterial component that can be present in stallion semen?... Read More


Commentary: Have a Plan Before Breeding your Mare

December 03, 2012

It is important to consider everything involved in breeding before bringing another horse into the world.... Read More


Nutraceuticals to Enhance Stallion Fertility?

October 26, 2011

Research has shown that some dietary changes have a beneficial effect on semen quality and stallion fertility.... Read More


Subfertile Breeding Stallions: Management Strategies (AAEP 2010)

February 15, 2011

"Stallions do not become sires because of reproductive capability," began Dickson Varner, DVM, MS, Dipl. ACT, professor of large animal medicine and surgery at Texas A&M University. "They're selected based on performance, pedigree, and conformation... Read More


Semen Optimization Increases Fertility of Subfertile Stallions

September 15, 2010

Veterinarians at The Georgia and Philip Hofmann Research Center for Animal Reproduction at Penn Vet's New Bolton Center in Kennett Square, Pa., have enjoyed notable success with semen optimization processing techniques. These techniques are... Read More


Estimating Future Stallion Fertility

March 02, 2009

Veterinary examination of a prospective breeding stallion is used to judge the stallion's fertility. ... Read More