Karen Wimbush, Ph.D.

Karen Wimbush, Ph.D.

Associate Professor - Agricultural Technologies Division; Technology Coordinator, Horse Production & Management

1328 Dover Road
Wooster, Ohio 44691
Office: 330-287-1290


Ph.D., University of Missouri


Journal Articles

Bennett-Wimbush, K, Amstutz, MD, Willoughby, D, "Student Perceptions of Animal Use in Society" NACTA Journal 59 2 (2015) 134-138
Bennett-Wimbush, K, Amstutz, M, Willoughby, D, "Charactertisitcs and welfare of horses used for transportation in northeast Ohio" The Professional Animal Scientist 30 (2014) 99-104
Amstutz, MD and Bennett-Wimbush, K, "Fostering Political Activism in Animal Agriculture Courses" NACTA Journal 55 3 (2011) 44-48
Karen Bennett-Wimbush, M. Amstutz, "Characteristics and Employer Perspectives in Undergraduate Animal Science Internships" NACTA Journal 55 1 (2011) 55-59
M. Amstutz, K. Bennett-Wimbush and D. Snyder, "Effectiveness and student demographics of peer-led study groups in undergraduate Animal Science courses" NACTA Journal (2010)
Powell, DM, Bennett-Wimbush,K, Peeples, A, Duthie, M, "Evaluation of indicators of weight carrying ability of light riding horses" Journal of Equine Veterinary Science 28 1 (2008) 28-33
Amstutz, M, Bennett-Wimbush, K, Meek, T, Courtney, S, "Effects of Acclimate on the incidence of aggression and growth performance in weaned pigs" Livestock Production Science 95 (2005) 243-246
Ryan, P, Bennett-Wimbush, K, Vaala, WE, Bagnell, CA, "Systemic relaxin in pregnant pony mares grazed on endophyte infected fescue: effects of fluphenazine treatment" Theriogenology 56 (2001) 471-483
Bennett-Wimbush, K, Andrews, A, Jones, J, Musolf, B, "Effects of differing gentamicin concentrations in semen extender on spermatozoa motility and velocity in fresh and cooled stallion semen" Journal of Applied Animal Research 20 (2001) 41-47
Bennett-Wimbush, K, Loch, WE, "A preliminary study of the efficacy of fluphenazine as a treatment for fescue toxicosis in gravid pony mares" Journal of Equine Veterinary Science 18 3 (1998) 169-174


"How Heavy is Too Heavy." InEquine Affaire. Columbus: 2014.
"Student perceptions and moral conflict of animal use in society." InAmerican society of animal science joint conference. Phoenix: 2012.
"Fostering Political Activism in Animal Agriculture Courses." InNACTA and CERD Conference. State College: 2010.