Put the principles of good breeding management into practice with Equine Breeding Management and Artificial Insemination, 2nd Edition for reproductive success! Practical information on the reproductive management of both thoroughbred and warmblood breeding operations prepares you to effectively breed even problem mares and stallions. Plus, detailed content on techniques, procedures, reproductive physiology, and more help you increase reproductive efficiency as well as track and improve your results throughout each breeding season. Contents: Anatomy and Physical Examination of the Stallion. Endocrinology of the Stallion. Semen Collection. Stallion Behavior. Sperm Physiology. Semen Evaluation. Breeding Management of the Thoroughbred Stallion (Shuttle). Breeding Management of the Warmblood Stallion. Hormonal Manipulation of the Mare. Microbiology and Diseases of Semen. Anatomy and Physiology of the Mare. Uterine Edema of the Mare. Breeding Management of the Mare. Artificial Insemination With Cooled Semen. Artificial Insemination With Frozen Semen. Embryo Transfer. Preservation of Equine Embryos. Assisted Reproductive Techniques in the Mare. The Early Pregnancy. Evaluation of the Foal In-Utero. Infectious Problems in the Last Trimester of Pregnancy. Parturition and Evaluation of the Placenta. The New Born Foal. Breeding the Post-partum Mare. Preventive Medicine of the Brood Mare. Evaluation of Reproductive Efficiency. Significance of the Equine Genome on the Horse Industry.