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  • Breeding Soundness Examination of the Mare
  • Caslick operation, mare

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    Caslick operation, mare

    Vulvoplasty has been performed to prevent air from being aspirated into the caudal genital tract. Mares with poor perineal conformation may be prone to chronic uterine infections and benefit from a Caslick operation.

    Courtesy of Dr. Patricia Sertich.

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