Craig Carter

Craig Carter

Craig Carter UKVDL

Craig Carter


Faculty VDL
UK Veterinary Diagnostic Laboratory 1490 Bull Lea Rd. Lexington, KY 40511

Last Revised: Nov 25th, 2023

Professional Biography


Selected recent publications/communications:

1. Erdal Erol, Carney Jackson, David Horohov, Stephen Locke, Jacqueline Smith, Craig N. Carter:  Elevated Serum Amyloid A levels in cases of aborted equine fetuses due to fetal and placental infections. Theriogenology.  2016.  September;86(4):971-975.

2. Jacqueline L. Smith, Eric S. Vanzant, Craig N. Carter, Carney B. Jackson.  Discrimination of healthy vs. sick steers by means of continuous remote monitoring of animal activity.  Am J Vet Res.  2015. August;76(8):739-744.

3.  Erol E, Jackson C, Locke S, Kelly N, Horohov D, Carter C: Investigation of Serum Amyloid A levels in fetal heart blood in aborted equine fetuses, Proceedings of the 57th Annual AAVLD meeting, Kansas City, MO, October 2012, p 98.

4.  Erol E, Gertz RE, Cassone L, Locke S, Jackson C, Carter C, Genc Oktay, Beall B:  Fatalities caused by Streptococcus dysgalactiae subsp.Equisimilis in horses, Proceedings of the 57th Annual AAVLD meeting, Kansas City, MO, October 2012, p 42.

5.  Burk S, Sriveny D, Brewster-Barnes T, Bryant UK, Howe DK, Carter, CN, Vanzant, E,  Harmon R, Kazacos KR, Rossano MG, In vitro culture ofParascaris equorum larvae and initial investigation of parasite excretory-secretory products, Parasitology Research, 2014, Volume 113, Issue 11 (2014), Page 4217-4224.


DVM, MS and PhD, Texas A&M University
Dipl. American College of Veterinary Preventive Medicine
Distinguished Scholar, National Academies of Practice

Contact Information

Dr. Surendranath Suman
Interim Director, Gluck Equine Research Center

405 W.P. Garrigus Building Lexington, KY 40546-0215

(859) 257-3248