The Gluck Center is one of the only facilities around the globe solely dedicated to equine research. Located in the horse capital of the world, our research capabilities are unlike anywhere else. 



thanks to generous donors and organizations wanting to impact the future of horse health worldwide



to the University of Kentucky Vet Diagnostic Laboratory, the highest case load in North America

UK Veterinary Science

Offering a unique, hands-on education, our master of science and Ph.D. programs are developing tomorrow's leaders in veterinary science.


Unmatched Discovery

With seven areas of research, our faculty are at the forefront of scientific breakthroughs meeting the needs of the equine industry.

Our Research

Support Our Mission

Our success is due in large part to funding from generous donors and organizations who care about the well-being of horses.

Ways to Give
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News & Announcements

Publications & Resources

The Equine Disease Quarterly is published in January, April, July, and October each year by the University of Kentucky Department of Veterinary Science. It is funded by M&J Insurance and Equus / Standardbred Station, Inc.

Click here to read the latest issue

The monthly Equine Science Review newsletter highlights the important equine work happening at the University of Kentucky.

Click here for more information

Translating science for the general public, UK Cooperative Extension offers dozens of electronic publications for horse nutrition, management, forages and more.

Visit the UK Animal & Food Sciences website for more information. 

For the latest equine-related news at the University of Kentucky, visit the UK Agricultural Communications website

Contact Information

Dr. Dan Howe
Interim Director, Gluck Equine Research Center

437 Gluck Equine Research Center 1400 Nicholasville Rd. Lexington, KY 40546-0099

(859) 218-1113