University of Saskatchewan

Western College of Veterinary Medicine

Card, Claire

Professor, Theriogenology,
Large Animal Clinical Sciences
Office Location: WCVM 2535
Phone: 306-966-7102
Fax: 306-966-7159
Email: claire.card@usask.ca


Academic Credentials


Teaching and Clinical Areas

Dr. Card is actively involved in providing clinical service in stallion semen analysis, collection and shipment of cooled semen, semen freezing, embryo transfer, twin reduction in mares, managing problem breeding mares, miniature horse fertility examinations, and managing diseases associated with pregnancy.


Research Interests

Dr. Card is interested in all aspects of reproduction in many species. She has special interests in equine reproduction, and she has ongoing research involving broodmares, stallions and foals.

Her diverse research interests include the following: the pathogenesis of congenital hypothyroidism dysmaturity syndrome in foals, the use of computer-assisted ultrasound image analysis, low dose insemination, semen cryopreservation, fertility of frozen semen and breeding induced inflammation in the mare.