E.L. Squires, MS, PhD

Edward Squires, BS, MS, PhD, is a professor at University of Kentucky and the Director of Industry Relations for The Gluck Equine Research Center. Squires authored Understanding The Stallion, published by Eclipse Press and available at www.exclusivelyequine.com or by calling 800/582-5604.

Articles by E.L. Squires, MS, PhD

Endometritis in the Mare

Endometritis, an inflammation of the interior lining of the uterus, continues to be a major cause of subfertility or infertility in the mare.

There are many diagnostic tools that have been developed to determine if a mare has Read More

How Far We've Come

I was flattered when I was asked to discuss how far we've come in equine reproduction. I found it interesting to go back and review the many changes that have occurred.


The use of artificial insemination has increased ove Read More

Failure of Passive Transfer in Horses

Infectious disease is a major cause of death in neonatal foals. The foal is born immunocompetent, meaning it probably is able to initiate an immune response to organisms to which it is exposed. However, a newborn foal lacks Read More