Short term and future athletic performance of critically ill equine neonate

Summary

The results of this research will provide veterinarians and thoroughbred horse breeders objective information to identify clinical parameters of the criticallyill neonatal foal which will have a negative impact on their shortterm survival and future athletic performance.

Program

Thoroughbred Horses

Research Organisation

Axon Veterinary Services

Objective Summary

1)Determine admission parameters and clinical problems that will affect the survival of the criticallyill neonatal foal. 2)Determine whether surviving foals reach their sale potential as yearlings. 3)Determine whether surviving foals are able to have one race. 4)Determine clinical parameters in the criticallyill neonatal foal which affect their future athletic performance.

Project Code

PRJ-000726

Project Stage

Closed

Project Start Date

Thursday, November 30, 2006

Project Completion Date

Monday, June 15, 2015

Journal Articles From Project

Not Available

National Priority

Frontier technologies for building and transforming Australian industries

National Priority

Adoption of R&D

National Priority

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

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Short term and future athletic performance of critically ill equine neonate