Rutgers Equine Science Center 2017 – 2018 Research Updates

The Center’s annual stakeholder meeting took place on December 19 in conjunction with the NJDA’s Equine Advisory Board monthly meeting. Research updates were provided for the 2017-2018 academic year (the previous academic year), and PDFs of these updates were provided. These PDFs can be found below:

Evaluation of Cobalt as a Performance Enhancing Drug in Fit Standardbred Racehorses

The Effects of Equine Assisted Activities (EAAT) and Therapies on Stress and Well-being in Horses and Measures of Symptoms of Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder in Veterans

Recovery of Pasture Forage Production Following Winter Rest in Continuous and Rotational Horse Grazing Systems

Exercise-Related Factors Affecting Skeletal Muscle Metabolism and Physiologic Performance Measures in Standardbred Horses