Cambridge Equine Hospital are proud to offer a complete range of reproductive services for your mare, including the following:
If you are considering breeding a mare, contact the clinic to discuss your requirements and how we may be able to help you. Check out the resources section for more detailed information on some aspects of equine reproduction
Rectal examination is an important and common veterinary procedure at breeding time. This procedure is not without risk and despite the utmost care, there are rare occasions when the tears to the rectum can occur during this procedure. Rectal tears might occur:
Ultrasound examinations to detect the presence of twin/multiple pregnancies are common veterinary procedures at breeding. In certain cases, due to age of pregnancy or positioning within the uterus, it is not always possible to detect twin pregnancies. Repeat examinations are recommended to minimise the risk of not detecting twins.