The bacteria were found involved in the disease independently in 36 horse foals
and in 10 donkey foals
Mares and foals
bond quickly and much of their communication is almost imperceptible to the human eye, which makes our front page picture even more special.
TOM and Gill Farrow pulled off an outstanding result with their five-month-old palamino Welsh Section A filly foal
Waitwith Golden Dream taking five North Easten Counties Welsh Pony & Cob Association Foal
Show Championships - including Supreme Foal
of Show, Supreme Welsh and Supreme Youngstock titles.
Lisa adds: "It is important, however, not to overdo it with foals
as they tire easily, mentally and physically."
usually want to start nursing anywhere from 30 minutes to two hours after birth, it is a good idea to wash the mare's udder.
Others show pictures of ponies and foals
in markets, terrified and destined for slaughtered.
The pick of the form horses on offer this time is the Listed bumper winner Catcherinscratcher (lot 295) but the most precious commodities could be the three horses who will mark the final opportunity to buy a foal
by the late champion jumps sire King's Theatre.
Kevin and Jane Stewart's home-bred filly foal
, Elvet Abigail, by the sire Elvet Challenger and out of the mare Thornberry Amber, pulled off a double to win both Supreme Welsh Foal
and Supreme Overall Foal
Championships after a clear cut run in the Welsh Sec B Foal
with showjumping potential is at last with his mother after a traumatic entry into the world at the Liege Manor Equestrian Centre in the Vale of Glamorgan.
Trade was selective, with only half of the 110 foals
on offer changing hands, while turnover for the sale overall fell by a third from last year to PS443,900.
The Supreme Welsh Youngstock Championship went to the McNeals' Welsh Section D yearling chestnut filly, Hillgarth Rosie Ribbons, in a close finish contested by quality Champions and Reserves from the Supreme Welsh Foal
and Supreme Foal