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Mating Strategy & Breeding Science

A detailed look at the art of racehorse breeding, including linebreeding, breeding strategies and research regarding so-called "speed genes."...

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Training the Novice Stud to a Phantom Mare

Early, positive lessons in the breeding shed using a phantom mare will make your young stallion easier and safer to handle....

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Top Ten Modern Winning Bloodlines

There are many factors that combine to produce a top-class stallion, but certain sires of the past decade who were themselves successful in major championships are now seeing their own offspring compete at the highest levels....

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Assessing the Newborn Foal

My mare's first foal, a filly, arrived right at dinnertime. Within minutes, she untangled those gangly legs and found her way to her mother's udder....

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RCMP Breeding Program

Besides supplying the Musical Ride with its trademark black horses, the breeding centre in Pakenham, ON, has also produced some very talented sport horses....

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Born in The USA – Part II: Eventing

The second in our three-part series on breeding for the Olympic disciplines focuses ont he efforts being made by first generation event horse breeders Michael and Nathalie Pollard, Andrew and Tiffany Palmer and Tim and Cheryl Holekamp....

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Born in the USA – Part 1: Show Jumping

The first installment in a three-part series covering the efforts of first generation U.S. breeders aiming at producing All-American Olympic teams....

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The Miracle of Minis

These pint-sized horses can bring joy to residents of hospitals and nursing homes...

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Mares Gone Wild

While female equines are generally sweet-tempered, some can suffer extremes of adverse behaviour....

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Saving the Septic Foal

Sepsis is a life-threatening condition which puts newborns at risk....

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