Anyways, she took the test and left... well 5 days later she calls me and says the test was a yes and no! She was right in the middle of the two values for a yes she's pregnant and no she isn't pregnant. She says she called the lab and the lab said she is either in early pregnancy, aborting the foal(which the lab said was highly unlikely and very rare) or sometimes the hormones drop within a week of foaling, which from time of sample taken gives us until this weekend for her to foal.
Now I called the old owner back and asked if Brick had come in contact with a stallion and she said she didn't think so but she had to think about it. She also said Brick was still 4yrs old. So her creditability is pretty much gone in my mind. I ended up simply asking her if she did had a stallion on the property at all from Jan-Mar 28th and she said she did so I'm going to take a wild gamble here and think if the hormone value suggests she is about 70-120days pregnant than the test is right and she is just unsure of anything. She seems like a wonderful person but to me, I'd have taken more note of if a stallion got in with a mare, but maybe I'm just anal.
But do you think I'm right in my thinking? The vet wants to wait a week and if no foal by Monday she will use the same blood sample for the other test meant for early pregnancy. Anyone else have this happen? Was your mare pregnant or not? Could it be a misread?
Only I would have a pregnancy test be screwed up lol I have the luck of a frog crossing the highway at 5pm.