equine microbiome

Foal

Research into Development of the Foal’s Gut Could Advance Treatment of Critical Cases of Diarrhea

 The foal’s gut undergoes many changes as it develops rapidly.  More and more, we are learning how the colonization of a gut correlates to good health.  Exploring the differences in foal microbiomes and how those differences may tie in with overall health has PhD Candidate, Jennifer MacNicol very excited about the potential advancements the research…