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The Pros and Cons of Equine Frozen Semen

Posted by Julie Skaife on Wed, Oct 23, 2013 @ 10:37 PM

The advantages and disadvantages of utilizing equine frozen semen are debated by stallion and mare owners alike. Will I continue to show my stallion or retire him to the breeding shed? Is there an international market for my stallion? What if my stallion is injured in an accident or suddenly dies? Is my mare a suitable candidate for breeding with frozen semen? Is it true conception rates with frozen semen are lower than those when using cooled semen? These are just a few questions to ask when considering whether to utilize equine frozen semen.

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Tags: Frozen Semen, Stallion Management, Mare Management, Breeding With Frozen Semen