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post #11 of 19 Old 05-10-2013, 05:54 AM Thread Starter
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He seems much happier now that we put him in with the mares and foals. He still looks like crap but I've started feeding him before and after I ride like you suggested! Here are some pictures from yesterday!





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post #12 of 19 Old 05-10-2013, 11:59 AM
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You put him with the babies? Yeah
He's looking better already. And now you'll have an uncle for when the babies are weaned. Win win situation
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post #13 of 19 Old 05-12-2013, 01:30 PM Thread Starter
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I don't know why but he's always been obsessed with pregnant mares and new foals. He follows the biggest mares around until they foal, no matter how mean they are to him lol.
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Awww, sounds like a sweetie xD we have a Shetland gelding who is that way. He was gelded at 11 months so there's no way he was ever a daddy, but he seems to think all foals are his and that he needs to help raise them. Makes for the best uncle gelding ever when weaning time comes.

I agree, your boy looks lots better. If you can add that beet pulp in, I think you should be good to go!

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I mixed 2 pounds of beet pulp in, should I do more?
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post #16 of 19 Old 05-13-2013, 10:58 AM
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You should start out slow....he might have a case of the runs tomorrow lol.
Seriously, start with a handful a meal, and work your way up over a week, ten days.
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Oh my gosh I didn't even think about that!!!
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That's why you have us...
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post #19 of 19 Old 05-13-2013, 06:05 PM
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hey!
i had the same problem as you..and one time in the day, i give him:
wheat bran
cereal mixture (don't know what you give him usually)
salt
carrot
oil (peanut oil or sunflower oil)
a lot of water

mixt everything and yumiiii

and if its possible hay unlimited... or grass
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