ANSC3503 Equine Reproduction & Breeding

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CRS Acad Level: UG

Course #: ANSC3503

Credits: 3

Term: Spring

About the Course:

This course deals specifically with the management of the business of breeding horses and the care needed for stallions at stud, brood mares, and foals. Topics include the estrus cycle as well as methods of controlling the cycle, the causes of infertility in both the stallion and mare, an overview of artificial insemination, and the role of genetics in conformation. Prerequisites: EQST1601 and ANSC2701 or BIOL1005 and BIOL1006.
Meets the requirement for Equine, Veterinary Science elective.

Course offered: Spring.