There’s no quicker way to cheer yourself up than the sight of a wobbly foal — the limbier and fluffier the better

Lincolnshire-based Sarah Stewart is now the proud owner of this adorable mule foal. But how Pandora came to be was a total accident

Mare and foal

How to deal with a difficult foaling [H&H VIP]

What to do in the event of a foaling emergency

Mare and foal

How breeding affects size [H&H VIP]

What impact do both parents have on the eventual size of their progeny? Peter Green MRCVS looks at the latest research

Rachel Alexandra and foal

How one top mare fought for her life after foaling [H&H VIP]

Find out how top mare Rachel Alexandra battled back from near-death after foaling complications

We take a look back through the H&H archives at famous thoroughbred sires and their first foals

The horse world is well known for being a tough crowd — but when it comes to foals it’s a different story

Teddy before and after

Teddy the foal celebrates his first birthday

An abandoned and starving foal — who won legions of fans by recovering against the odds — celebrates his first birthday this week

Mare and Foal

Facebook helps orphan foal find foster mare

Facebook has brought an orphaned foal and bereaved mare together after a veterinary practice appealed for a foster mare


Training young horses: new experiences

Is it wise to make a young horse approach a new experience or object? And can the input of a handler help?