Foals

Waverley Stud

Preparing for a foal: what you need to know

Being well prepared, with essential foaling supplies restocked, is key to peace of mind. Sara Longworth at Waverley Stud tells us what needs to be on the checklist

Aricia line mare

Breeding: what to look for in the mare

It's not just the choice of stallion that you have got to get right when planning on breeding or purchasing a foal, the mare is also essential

five legged foal

Foal grows ‘fifth leg’

A foal was admitted to a veterinary hospital with a rare condition which led to an extra digit growing from his leg

Mule foal

Is this the cutest foal of all time?

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 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