The Horse from Conception to Maturity (Hardcover)

The Horse from Conception to Maturity By Peter Rossdale, Melanie Bailey (With) Cover Image


An enlarged and completely updated edition of a standard textbook widely used by students and professionals alike throughout the equine industry. This classic work covers the management of mares and stallions, conception, pregnancy, foaling, the care of the foal, youngsters, and breeding stock. It demonstrates what can go wrong and what action to take, and includes the latest technological developments and research data. Packed with line, halftone, and color photographs, this marvellous new edition will be of inestimable value, not only to stud owners, but also to a new generation of students seeking a career in horse breeding.

About the Author

Peter Rossdale OBE, MA, PhD, Dr(h.c.) (Berne), Dr(h.c.) (Edinburgh), DESM, FACVSc, FRCVS is and internationally known veterinarian and an authority on bloodstock breeding.
Product Details
ISBN: 9780851318226
ISBN-10: 0851318223
Publisher: Ja Allen
Publication Date: October 1st, 2002
Pages: 260
Language: English