Prevalence of gastric ulcers in Thoroughbred broodmares in pasture: a preliminary report.

@article{Jeune2009PrevalenceOG,
  title={Prevalence of gastric ulcers in Thoroughbred broodmares in pasture: a preliminary report.},
  author={Sarah S le Jeune and Jorge E Nieto and Julie E. Dechant and Jack R. Snyder},
  journal={Veterinary journal},
  year={2009},
  volume={181 3},
  pages={251-5}
}
Gastroscopic examinations were performed in 62 Thoroughbred broodmares (33 pregnant, 29 non-pregnant) at one breeding farm to investigate the prevalence of gastric ulceration. Age, pregnancy status, race earnings, last race start, herd size, medical history, number of live foals, breeding years, feed type and number of feedings were recorded, plus coat… CONTINUE READING