theHorse: Improving Equine Fertility

As this new article on says,

“Few events in a breeder’s life are as exciting as seeing a heartbeat on the ultrasound screen, and few are as frustrating as finding an empty womb.”

—Improving Equine Fertility, on

The article, written by two theriogenologists, gives seven practical tips for improving your chances of seeing that black dot on the ultrasound.

Tip #1, “Start with a healthy horse,” may seem obvious, but the authors point out several factors in the “health” category that you might not have thought of as affecting fertility.

Worth a read by anyone hoping for pregnancy! Click here for the article.

Photo: eXtensionHorses, CC BY-SA 2.0, via Wikimedia Commons

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