School of Veterinary Medicine to Host Equine Artificial Insemination
ROUGEThe LSU School of Veterinary Medicine will host its annual
Equine Artificial Insemination Workshop January 25 and 26, 2003
at the veterinary school. The workshop is open to horse breeders
and is limited to 18 participants.
This hands-on workshop is held to instruct horse owners and breeders
on artificial insemination procedures with both fresh and cooled
semen. Proper handling and preparation of semen for transport will
be discussed to enable participants to provide this service. Training
in rectal palpation is not included in the course. LSU theriogenologists
Drs. Bruce Eilts and Dale Paccamonti will teach the two-day course.
cost of the workshop is $300, including printed proceedings, lunch
and break refreshments. The pre-registration deadline is January
10, 2003. After January 10, the cost is $325.
more information on this workshop, call (225) 578-9826 or visit