merritt-reproductionChicago Equine Medical Center offers basic reproduction services including assistance with breeding mares, artificial insemination, problem mares and preventative health programs to maintain pregnant mares and healthy foals. Services include:

Brood mare evaluation and management

  • Ultrasonography procedures including ovaries, uterus and cervix
  • Speculum examinations
  • Problem mare evaluations

Hormonal Synchronization of the estrous cycles for breeding via:

  • Transported cooled semen
  • Artificial insemination

Diagnostics and monitoring of pregnancy maintenance problems via palpation and ultrasound

Preventative health programs for maintain pregnancy and healthy foals

  • Neonatal care
  • Early detection and treatment of neonatal problems such as failure of passive transfer, septicemia, septic joints, hypoxia