Castration & Gelding

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UHC's Operation Gelding Program Continues Nationwide

April 14, 2013

Since the beginning of the year Operation Gelding has helped to castrate more than 85 horses in six states.... Read More

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Timing of Gelding

February 12, 2013

Is there any loss of body size or development from early gelding?... Read More

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Operation Gelding Castrates 208 Stallions in 2012

January 06, 2013

Almost 600 stallions have been castrated since the Operation Gelding program was first in August 2010.... Read More

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AAEP Helps Continue Operation Gelding Program

August 17, 2012

The AAEP Foundation will donate $15,000 to the Operation Gelding program.... Read More

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New Zealand Authorities Review Illegal Horse Castrations

August 14, 2012

In New Zealand, only veterinarians and veterinary students supervised by vets can perform horse castrations.... Read More

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Operation Gelding Program Ends Summer with Four Clinics

August 05, 2012

The Unwanted Horse Coalition's Operation Gelding program has aided in the gelding of 489 stallions to date.... Read More

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Proceeds from Book Sales will Support Operation Gelding

May 17, 2012

Proceeds from the sale of "How to Start and Run a Rescue" will go directly toward funding Operation Gelding.... Read More

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UHC's Operation Gelding Program Assists 32 Horses in March

April 22, 2012

Since the program's founding in August 2011, Operation Gelding clinics have castrated 406 horses to date.... Read More

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KHC Supports Gelding Clinic at Kentucky Horse Park

April 20, 2012

Sixteen colts or stallions were gelded at the March 10 low-cost gelding clinic.... Read More

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UHC Operation Gelding Continues into 2012

January 31, 2012

The UHC's Operation Gelding program has aided in gelding 359 colts or stallions to date.... Read More

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Gelding Clinic to be Held in Kentucky March 10

January 03, 2012

The Kentucky Horse Park (KHP), located in Lexington, Ky., will play host to a free gelding clinic on March 10.... Read More

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UHC Operation Gelding Continues with More Castration Clinics

November 13, 2011

The Unwanted Horse Coalition's Operation Gelding program has aided in gelding 276 colts and stallions to date.... Read More

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Gelding Programs Continue to Gain Support

August 08, 2011

The UHC will continue its Operation Gelding Program after receiving donations from the AAEP and the USTA.... Read More

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"Unwanted" Horses

June 28, 2011

The United States has a growing problem with "unwanted" horses. This live chat event discussed many solutions.... Read More

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Gelding/Castrating Male Horses

April 25, 2011

Why and when should you geld or castrate a stallion, and what's involved in the procedure?... Read More

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UHC Operation Gelding Clinics Castrate More Than 245 Stallions

April 21, 2011

The Unwanted Horse Coalition's (UHC) Operation Gelding program has aided in gelding 246 stallions to date. The program, which was launched in late August 2010 with the help of seed money from the American Association of Equine Practitioners ... Read More

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Minnesota Castration Clinic a Success

April 19, 2011

The Minnesota Horse Welfare Coalition (MHWC) held its third Free Castration Clinic on April 16 in Cold Spring, Minn. Twenty-five veterinary students from the University of Minnesota's Student Chapter of the American Association of Equine ... Read More

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First Two NERN Low-Cost Gelding Clinics A Success

April 03, 2011

The National Equine Resource Network's (NERN) low-cost gelding clinic program in California has reduced the number of stallions in Huntington Beach and Salinas by 25, according to Shirley Puga, head of the nonprofit organization founded last year to ... Read More

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Cryptorchid Colt, Missing Equipment?

February 01, 2011

My newborn colt's testicles and umbilicus are set way back and the veterinarian can't feel the foal's penis. ... Read More

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California Low Cost Gelding Clinic Scheduled for Feb. 26

January 29, 2011

National Equine Resource Network (NERN), in partnership with Red Bucket Equine Rescue (RBER), is launching its Gelding Program by hosting a low cost clinic on Feb. 26 at Huntington Central Park Equestrian Center in Huntington Beach, Calif. ... Read More

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Washington State Operation Gelding Clinic a Success

January 16, 2011

Seven horses were castrated at the Tacoma Equine Hospital's low-cost castration clinic held on Dec. 31, 2010. With funding from the Unwanted Horse Coalition's Operation Gelding, the clinic provided financially strapped owners an opportunity to change... Read More

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New Gelding Clinic Program to be Tested in California in 2011

January 07, 2011

A statewide gelding clinic program will be conducted at various locations throughout California in 2011. This program is intended to help economically challenged horse owners castrate their colts and stallions at a minimum cost and to ... Read More

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Washington State Vet Clinic to Host Operation Gelding Clinic

December 30, 2010

With many horse owners still struggling to make ends meet in the current economic downturn, the horse industry continues to look for a ways to help with the ongoing unwanted horse problem. With the support of the Unwanted Horse Coalition's Operation ... Read More

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UHC's Operation Gelding Clinics Continue

November 21, 2010

The Unwanted Horse Coalition's (UHC) Operation Gelding program continues to enjoy success as participation has spread across the United States. The program is designed to offer funding assistance to organizations, associations, and events ...... Read More

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New Gelding Trouble

October 01, 2010

Sue McDonnel, PhD, tells us how to deal with a new gelding who won't take orders.... Read More