ARTIFICIAL INSEMINATION/ BREEDING PACKAGES CURRENT INFORMATION FOR 2016
During the 2016 breeding season we have an offer on ultrasound pregnancy scans at the Equine Unit on Tuesday afternoons. The cost will be just £35.00 including VAT and the fee will be due at the time of the appointment. This fee does not include sedation if required, and any other clinical issues, queries or treatment will incur extra charges.
We also offer:
£100.00 inc. VAT (excluding visit charges)
The pre-breeding package includes
- CEM swab OR uterine swab/smear
- Vaginal/cervical examination
- Ultrasound examination of uterus & ovaries to ensure your mare has a healthy reproductive tract and is cycling normally ready for covering/AI. Please check with the stud you are using if any further tests are required
AI PACKAGE FOR FRESH OR CHILLED SEMEN (not frozen)
£300.00 for one reproductive cycle including VAT (excluding visit charges and livery fees)
The AI package includes
- The full pre-breeding package (including swabs)
- Drugs for bringing the mare into oestrus and/or inducing ovulation ( NB this does not include Regumate if deemed necessary)
- Ultrasound pregnancy diagnosis at appropriate time
This package excludes fees associated with clinical problems such as uterine inflammation, post insemination uterine lavage, persistant dioestrus, management of twins, caslicks surgery where necessary and laboratory fees and semen costs.
Please contact Alex Erskine MRCVS or David Langrish MRCVS with any questions.