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Department of Animal Sciences


Seminar: Katelyn Barnhart

Nov 13, 2014 (All day)

Animal Sciences Seminar

Thursday, November 13 at 4:10

Seminar Format – One full-length seminar

Places – Animal Science Bldg 212 & Gerlaugh 122

Seminar Speaker – Katelyn Barnhart, MS candidate

Seminar Title – The influence of probiotics on the gastrointestinal diversity of healthy horses

Major Professor – Kim Cole

Key references:
1. Costa, M. C. and J. S. Weese. 2012. The Equine Intestinal Microbiome.  Animal Health Research Reviews 13(1): 121-128.
2. Desrochers, A.M., B.A. Dolente, M.F. Roy, R. Boston and S. Carlisle. 2005. Efficacy of Saccharomyces boulardi for treatment of horses with acute enterocolitis. J. Amer. Vet. Med. Assoc. 227(6): 954-959.
3. Schoster, A., J.S. Weese and L. Guardabassi. 2014. Probiotic use in horses – What is the evidence for their clinical efficacy. J. Vet. Intern. Med. DOI: 10.1111/jvim.12451.