Cochise College

CATALOG 2015-16

EQS 245 ‡ Equine Reproduction (3)

Prerequisite(s): AGR 237 and EQS 145.

A study of equine reproduction—selection, breeding, and management practices—in the industry. Topics include anatomy and physiology of the mare and the stallion; detection of the in-heat mare and breeding practices; and management of the pregnant mare, nutritional considerations during pregnancy and lactation, complications of pregnancy and foaling, foaling practices, and management of the foal.

3 hours lecture.