The 6-time Cheltenham Festival winner Quevega finishes a gallant second on her final run

Five valuable Irish yearlings have been killed in a storm that electrified their paddock


Tips for feeding a pregnant mare

How can you keep your pregnant mare and her developing foal healthy?


New mask could revolutionise thoroughbred breeding

A product that could transform thoroughbred breeding by allowing foals to be born closer to 1 January will go on the market next year


Improve the odds of getting your mare in-foal

Scientific advances mean the chances of getting your mare in-foal – no matter what her age – are increasing

Do you know of a broodmare who has made her mark in 2011? If so, why not nominate her for the Horse & Hound Outstanding Mare Award?

Abortion is every breeder’s worst nightmare, but some steps can be taken to reduce the risk


Is your mare a suitable mother?

If you’re thinking of breeding from your mare, there are physical conditions you should take into account


What to consider before breeding from your mare

Should you breed from your mare this year? It’s the question every breeder should be asking


Breeding FAQ: How long until my foal is born?

Tips on when to expect your mare to give birth and how to prepare for the big day