I was shocked this morning while looking for our mini horses halter in the field I came upon a dead baby colt. I didn't know anyone was pregnant. We have to gelded reg. Horses and a new mini mare we gave our daughters for christmas. I had asked at the auction if she had ever been breed in the past they said never while they owned her. I had no idea she was pregnant. I just thought she was a little fat but a lot of small ponies are. If I had known I would have stalled her or took a look after her. I had no idea. I had just moved them into a new field with tall grass on Thursday afternoon. I noticed something this weekend that looked like an animal in the field but I assumed it was a common ground hog poking it head up. I am sure the colt had never been standing. Is there something I could have done. Did it probably have something wrong with it. It seemed quite large like 3 feet long. I have always had geldings and have never experienced a horse birth. Is a person always present during the births. I feel so bad not being there to have helped. I just didn't know.