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Carrie Hammer

Carrie Hammer

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Carrie Hammer
Associate Professor - Equine Studies

Office: 100-F Hultz Hall
Phone: (701) 231-5682
E-mail: carrie.hammer@ndsu.edu
www.ag.ndsu.edu/equinescience

Research interests:

Neonatal Growth and Development
Equine Health and Lameness
Equine Facilitated Learning

Training/Education:
Ph.D., Animal Physiology, Iowa State University Ames , IA , 2003, D.V.M.
Iowa State University Ames , IA , 2002, M.S., Nutritional Physiology
Iowa State University Ames , IA , 1998, B.S., Animal Science
Iowa State University Ames , IA , 1996

Courses taught:
Equine Nutrition (ANSC 360)
Large Animal Techniques (VETS 482)
Equine Industry & Production Management (ANSC 480)


Refereed Journal Articles

Borhan, S. S. Rahman, and C. Hammer. Water absorption capacity of flax and pine horse bedding and gaseous concentrations in bedded stalls. 2014. J. Equine Vet. Sci. 43:611-618.

Vonnahme, K. A., T. L. Neville, L. A. Lekatz, L. P. Reynolds, C. J. Hammer, D. A. Redmer, and J. S. Caton. 2013. Thyroid hormones and cortisol concentrations in offspring are influenced by maternal supranutritional selenium and nutritional plane in sheep. Nutrition and Metabolic Insights. 2013. 6:11-21.

Winsco, K. N., J. A. Coverdale, T. A. Wickersham, J. L. Lucia, and C. J. Hammer. Influence of maternal plane of nutrition on mares and their foals: Determination of mare performance and voluntary dry matter intake during late pregnancy using a dual-marker system. J. Anim. Sci. 2013. 4208-4215.

Camacho, L. E., A. M. Meyer, T. L. Neville, C. J. Hammer, D. A. Redmer, L. P. Reynolds, and K. A. Vonnahme. Neonatal hormone changes and growth in lambs born to dams receiving differing nutritional intakes and selenium supplementation during gestation. Reproduction. 2012. 114:23-35.

Cavinder, C. A., S. A. Burns, J. A. Coverdale, C. J. Hammer, G. Holub, and K. Hinrichs. Late gestational nutrition of the mare and potential effects on the endocrine profiles and adrenal function of the offspring. Prof. Anim. Sci. 2012. 28:344-350.

Hammer, C. J., J. F. Thorson, K. A. Vonnahme, A. M. Meyer, D. A. Redmer, J. S. Luther, T. L. Neville, J. J. Reed, L. P. Reynolds, and J. S. Caton. Effects of maternal plane of nutrition and selenium supply during gestation on passive transfer of immunity and health in neonatal lambs. J. Anim. Sci. 2011. 89:3690-3698.

Meyer, A. M., J. J. Reed, T. L. Neville, J. F. Thorson, K. R. Maddock-Carlin, J. B. Taylor, L. P. Reynolds, D. A. Redmer, J. S. Luther, C. J. Hammer, K. A. Vonnahme, and J. S. Caton. Nutritional plane and selenium supply during gestation impact yield and nutrient composition of colostrum and milk in primiparous ewes. J. Anim. Sci. 2011. 89:1627-1639.

Karren, B. J., J. F. Thorson, C. A. Cavinder, C. J. Hammer, and J. A. Coverdale. Effect of selenium supplementation and nutritional plane on mares and their foals: selenium concentrations and glutathione peroxidase. J. Anim. Sci. 2010. 88:991-997.

Reynolds, L. P., P. P. Borowicz, J. S. Caton, K. A. Vonnahme, J. S. Luther, C. J. Hammer, K. R. Maddock Carlin, A. T. Grazul-Bilska, and D. A. Redmer. Developmental programming: The concept, large animal models, and the key role of utero-placental vascular development. J. Anim. Sci. 2010. 88(13):E61-E72.

Shelver, W. L., J. Thorson, C. Hammer, and D. J. Smith. Depletion of urinary zilpaterol residues in horses as measured by ELISA and UPLC-MS/MS. J. Agric. Food Chem. 2010. 58:4077-4083.

Thorson, J. F., B. J. Karren, M. L. Bauer, C. A. Cavinder, J. A. Coverdale, and C. J. Hammer. Effect of selenium supplementation and nutritional plane on mares and their foals: foaling data. J. Anim. Sci. 2010. 88:982-990.

Swanson, T. J., C. J. Hammer, J. S. Luther, D. B. Carlson, J. B. Taylor, D. A. Redmer, T. L. Neville, J. J. Reed, L. P. Reynolds, J. S. Caton, and K. A. Vonnahme. Effects of gestational plane of nutrition and selenium supplementation on mammary development and colostrum quality in pregnant ewe lambs. J. Anim. Sci. 2008. 86:2415-2423.

Wagner, S. A., M. S. Mostrom, C. J. Hammer, J. F. Thorson, and D. J. Smith. Adverse effects of zilpaterol administration in horses: three cases. J. Equine Vet Sci. 2008. 28:238-243.
Lead PI with D. Smith

 

Proceedings

Berg, E. and C. Hammer. The equine anatomy project at North Dakota State University. Proc. National Assoc. Equine Affiliated Academics. 2011. 29.

Hammer, C., E. Berg, T. Eck, and T. Swanson. North Dakota State University loaner horse program. Proc. National Assoc. Equine Affiliated Academics. 2011. 25.

Hammer, C. J., K. N. Winsco, J. L. Lucia, and J. A. Coverdale. Effect of dietary energy manipulation on mares and their foals: Colostrum and IgG. Proc.Equine Science Society. J. Equine Vet. Sci. 2011. 31: 308-309.

Hammer, C. J., J. F. Thorson, T. J. Swanson, D. E. Aakre, and C. L. Stoltenow. North Dakota 4-H horse participant survey: demographics and interests. Proc.Equine Science Society. J. Equine Vet. Sci. 2011. 31:337-338.

Swanson, T. J. and C. J. Hammer. Effects of flaxseed supplementation on mare progesterone and blood parameters. Proc.Equine Science Society. J. Equine Vet. Sci. 2011. 31:307-308.

Winsco, K. N., T. A. Wickersham, C. J. Hammer, and J. A. Coverdale. Effect of dietary energy manipulation on mares and their foals: Determination of voluntary dry matter intake of mares during late pregnancy using a dual marker system. Proc.Equine Science Society. J. Equine Vet. Sci. 2011. 31:265.

 

Abstracts

Erika Berg and Carolyn Hammer. Benefits of offering an introductory therapeutic horsemanship course. MTSU EAAT in Higher Ed. 2014.

Erika Berg and Carolyn Hammer. Utilizing a multi-program, collaborative approach to incorporate a therapeutic horsemanship program in higher education. MTSU EAAT in Higher Ed. 2014.

J. A. Coverdale, C. J. Hammer, and K. W. Walter. Nutritional programming and the impact on mare and foal performance. J. Anim. Sci. 2014. (invited)

A. E. Hanson, K. N. Winsco, J. A. Coverdale, C. J. Hammer, and A. N. Wolford. Influence of maternal plane of nutrition and arginine supplementation on mares and their foals: glucose and insulin dynamics. J. Anim. Sci. 2012. 90(3):465.

K. N. Winsco, J. A. Coverdale, C. J. Hammer, K. L. Gehl, A. E. Hanson, J. L. Lucia, and A. N. Wolford. Influence of maternal plane of nutrition and arginine supplementation on mares and their foals: foaling parameters. J. Anim. Sci. 2012. 90(3):549.

K. N. Winsco, J. A. Coverdale, T. A Wickersham, C. J. Hammer, and J. L. Lucia. Influence of maternal plane of nutrition and arginine supplementation on mares and their foals: determination of voluntary dry matter intake of mares during late pregnancy. J. Anim. Sci. 2012. 90(3):413.

K. N. Winsco, J. L. Lucia, C. J. Hammer, and J. A. Coverdale. Effect of dietary energy manipulation on mares and their foals: Glucose and insulin dynamics. J. Anim. Sci. 2011. 89:717.

K. N. Winsco, J. L. Lucia, C. J. Hammer, and J. A. Coverdale. Effect of dietary energy manipulation on mares and their foals: Foaling parameters. J. Anim. Sci. 2010. 88(2):641.

K. N. Winsco, J. A. Coverdale, and C. J. Hammer. Effect of dietary energy manipulation on mares and their foals: Performance and hormones of mares in late gestation. J. Anim. Sci. 2010. 88(2):203.

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