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Embryo Transfer
Embryo Transfer is an assisted reproductive technology that allows a breeder to flush embryos from a valuable mare and transfer them into recipient mares that carry the pregnancy and raise the foal until weaning.

Four-cell Embryos
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Blastocyst Embryo
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photo by Sharon Anderson

 
 
 
 
The Advantages of Embryo Transfer
* A donor mare can continue to compete while producing foals.
* A donor mare can produce several foals per year.
* Mares that are unable to carry a foal due to an injury can produce foals.
 
 
 

We have utilized these advanced reproductive technologies in our breeding program.


Dutch Warmblood Filly with Recipient Percheron Mom
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Sharon H Anderson
Maple Crest Sport Horses
Myerstown, Pennsylvania
Phone: 610-716-0126(c)