JANUARY 26 OCONOMOWOC, WI 7.2 SCIENTIFIC CE CREDITS

Welcome

A wide range of equine reproduction topics will be covered during this one-day continuing education opportunity. Instructors will review the mare estrus cycle and methods of estrus suppression, ultrasound examination, the mare breeding soundness exam, and semen evaluation.

Featured Speakers

Lauren Pasch

 

DVM, DACT
Oconomowoc, WI

Dr. Pasch’s area of interest is equine reproduction, specifically assisted reproductive techniques including embryo transfer, as well as high risk pregnancies.

Andrew Schmidt

 

DVM, MS, DACT
Oconomowoc, WI

Dr. Schmidt’s area of special interest is equine reproduction. In particular he enjoys the challenges of fertility evaluations of the mare and stallion, embryo transfer, and insemination of fresh and frozen semen.

Event Schedule

January 26 / 9 am-4:30 pm

8:30 am

Registration

9:00 am

Program Begins

Parturition, Obstetrics and the Postpartum Mare

This will cover a review of normal foaling, followed by a dystocia discussion and description of common postpartum complications, with a focus on placental evaluation and retained fetal membranes.

Pregnancy Diagnosis and Ultrasound Examination

This segment will focus on timing of pregnancy diagnosis, when to perform follow up ultrasound exams, and what one can expect to see on ultrasound at various stages of gestation.

Estrus Suppression

This segment aims to provide an overview of commonly used or well documented methods of estrus suppression in the mare, including a brief physiology review. We will discuss the most effective methods of estrus suppression and talking points for discussions with owners.

Common Challenges and Cycle Abnormalities in the Mare

This will begin with a review of the estrus cycle and seasonality in the mare. We will then go over some of the more challenging aspects of breeding management, with a focus on the spring transition.

Semen Evaluation

This session will provide discussion on the basic semen parameters that may be evaluated on shipped semen, along with additional information on stallion management and semen processing.

Mare Breeding Soundness Exam

This segment will focus on the mare BSE- what are the components of a breeding soundness exam? What information does it give us? When is a full BSE indicated, and when are certain components of the exam recommended?

4:30 pm

Adjourn

Location

Wisconsin Equine Clinic & Hospital
39151 Delafield Rd
Oconomowoc, WI 53066
(262) 569-1550

Pricing & Discounts

  • Member

  • $120
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  • Non-Member

  • $ 160
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  • Student Member

  • $ 30
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  • Student Non-Member

  • $ 60
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