mare and foal

Reproduction

Reproduction, theriogenology, and breeding services available for large animals.

Please contact the Large Animal Clinic if you have questions or would like to schedule an appointment with one of our reproductive specialists.

BOTH BOVINE AND EQUINE SERVICES

  • Artificial insemination using transcervical techniques and surgical deposition of all large animal species
  • Breeding soundness examination of females and males
  • Collection, freezing, storage and shipment of semen and embryos, including epididymal semen collection and freezing
  • Embryo transfer
  • Post-partum, post-breeding and management of sub-fertile animals
  • Routine reproduction examinations of all large animals (beef, camelids, cervids, dairy, goats, horses, sheep)

BOVINE SERVICES

  • Herd reproduction record analysis and consultation, including nutritional and cow comfort
  • Immunization schedules to maximize reproduction
  • In vitro fertilization
  • Ovum pick-up techniques
  • Synchronized breeding programs

EQUINE SERVICES

  • Control off sexual behavior of mares and stallions
  • Foaling monitoring
  • High risk pregnancies
  • Consult on abortion and outbreaks
  • Stallion conditioning for breeding shed

Meet the Reproduction Faculty

Fabio Lima
Igor Canisso