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  1. Horse Talk
    First off- a tip to parents. If you plan on getting a horse for your child, don't get a foal when they are still a baby. On paper, it sounds good ("aww, they'll grow up together!), but you have no idea what they like (they might think your favorite color is the ugliest thing in the world, ect )...
  2. Horse Talk
    Hello everyone :) I just got a 6 month old filly today and there are two ponies that are on the property already that belong to my grandma. I'm curious on you're guys opinion on how to introduce them to each other, as my grandma is worried about a few things and I'm taking her concerns into...
  3. Horse Talk
    My mare was very aggressive from 1st day foal was born. I've just left them alone mostly and been going out sitting by them and cleaning her shelter daily with them close by. She seems to be comfortable now with me there, esp. when she's eating, but haven't really handled foal much.I've tried...
  4. Horse Talk
    My mare is due to foal any day. this is my first foal, and I'm worried about the cold. It will be 21 Sat. night and we are due for a low of 10-12 next Tues. with possible snow. Is this a severe danger to the new foal? We have a shelter with lots of hay in pasture. She's had foals before and...
  5. Horse Training
    Hi, my name is Haylea, I'm 15 and I've always loved horses but my only real experience had been a few riding lesson i took and now I've acquired four new horses who all need lots of work and training. Montana- I was told that she was ridden once or twice, she won't let me touch her hooves or...
  6. Horse Breeding
    Dixie foaled a beautiul filly 5/5/11'. :) shes BAY with legs as long as a skyscraper :) 2 days old and 100% adorable <3<3<3
  7. Horse Breeding
    To all that have been waiting for so very long Irish our little rescue mare had her filly the morning of 3-3-11. She and the foal are in excellent health and the foaling went without incident. I am so glad that the wait is over. Thank you to all that were so kind and have waited with me so long...
  8. Horse Breeding
    So for the past three days I've been at a camp at my barn (which was SUPER fun :D). One of the broodmares was already 15 days overdue to have her foal, so it was expected to have the foal whilst we were all on camp. On the first night, she went into foal! It was so exiting and a big experience...
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