Equine Reproductive Physiology, Breeding And Stud Management
Equine Reproductive Physiology, Breeding and Stud Management
Fully updated and revised, the fourth edition of this popular textbook provides a complete and comprehensive account of how to successfully breed horses. Beginning with a grounding in reproductive anatomy, it reviews endocrine control and selection for breeding mares and stallions, pregnancy, parturition and lactation.
- Important new techniques such as cloning, intra-cytoplasmic sperm injections (ICSI) and in vitro fertilization (IVF) are covered in detail and bring the reader up to date.
- Over 300 photographs and two-color illustrations help to explain the text.
- A bestselling textbook from an expert, well-known author.
This textbook provides complete coverage of equine reproductive physiology, and will continue to be required reading for many equine science and related veterinary courses.
About the Author
Mina C. G. Davies Morel is Senior Lecturer and Deputy Director of Postgraduate Studies. Institute of Biological, Environmental and Rural Sciences at Aberystwyth University, UK