A prospective study of pre sale radiographs of thoroughbred yearlings

Summary

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Program

Thoroughbred Horses

Research Organisation

The University of Melbourne

Objective Summary

To identify the incidence of radiographic lesions in yearling thoroughbred horses presented for sale in Australia. To provide an objective assessment of the impact these findings have on the racing careers (eg number of starts earning capacity age offirst start) on the horses involved.

Project Code

PRJ-000615

Project Stage

Closed

Project Start Date

Friday, August 1, 2003

Project Completion Date

Wednesday, December 24, 2008

Journal Articles From Project

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National Priority

An environmentally sustainable Australia

National Priority

Soil, water and managing natural resources

National Priority

HOR-Reduce the incidence and impact of diseases and parasites in horses

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Related publications

12.07.09

A Prospective Study of Presale Radiographs of Thoroughbred Yearlings