Originally Posted by Northern
Thank you for contributing--very interesting! Knack, foals separated from moms couldn't be expected to recognize them later, but did the moms recognize their own foals? Anyone else?
In the my particular case, no and yes. The mare was a first time mother and wasn't the greatest mom. I think she probably did, but didn't care about the baby and just saw him as another member of the herd.
I think it just depends on the horse and how they choose to react to their baby.