It was a good sign that the foal would be born soon.
Princess was supposed to foal again in January.
Alex waited through some more contractions and finally pulled the foal straight out.
She gazed at the foal again.
Carmen locked the foal in the corral with Princess, Random and Casper.
"The foal!" she gasped.
You've never seen a foal born before?
Alex had promised the foal to Jonathan and he had already named it Eureka.
She needed to give the foal a name, but nothing came to mind.
They admired the new foal and a few other horses.
The foal followed, poking her nose at the rabbit.
I have a mare; and we have a five-year-old mare with a colt, a four year-old filly, and a two-year-old filly... oh, and my mare is going to foal again in January.
They stayed in the barn for a while, watching as the foal took its first steps, and finally found the milk supply.
As popular plays the Sdrga csiko (Bay Foal) and A giros bugyelldris (The Red Purse), by Francis Csepreghy, have their own special merit, and were often represented in 1878 and 1879 at Budapest and elsewhere.
Over supper they talked of the expected foal, the ranch, and everything but why they hadn't talked much for the last four days.
The foal snorted and danced back a few steps.
Princess had her new foal, the buffalo had her calves, and even the Longhorns had a baby.
He had been helping train her, and when she was old enough to have a foal, it would be his.
They couldn't keep the foal as a stud, but she might be able to trade it for a mare when it was older.
Carmen studied the foal for a few minutes.
She was due to foal in July.
Casper, Random and the foal followed them as they loped across the field to the buffalo shed.
I think it's a big foal, probably a colt.
When the mare began pushing again, he pulled down gently, twisting the foal a little.
The shoulders slid out slowly and the foal was out to his hips.
He dubbed it "Dawn" because the foal had everyone up at dawn with her frolicking in the barn.
By way of testing this assumption, a bay filly, the half-sister of a richly striped hybrid, was put to a cross-bred Highland pony, and a Highland mare, while nursing her hybrid foal, was put to a colt the half-brother of a hybrid.
At the end of January, Princess gave birth to the first foal on the ranch that wasn't sired by Ed.
Oh well, it would come some day, when the foal did something unusual.
Carmen caught her breath and put a hand to her mouth anxiously, but the foal scrambled up from the ground and shook herself.
For Carmen, the name seemed perfect, as the new foal came at the beginning of a new life for her.
A man may know that mules are sterile and that the beast before him is a mule, and yet believe her to be in foal " not viewing the several truths in connexion."
Our first little foal – I can hardly wait.
She's having her foal.
The Stud-Book shows of what breed the royal mares really were: one of them, the dam of Dodsworth (who, though foaled in England, was a natural Barb), was a Barb mare; she was sold by the stud-master, after Charles II.'s death, for forty guineas, at twenty years old, when in foal by the Helmsley Turk.
Succulent food encourages the flow of milk, and the success of the foal greatly depends on its milk supply.
Mares most readily conceive when served at the " foal heat " eleven days after foaling.
colt foal for sale at weaning.
Most mares foal at night, but I think it may happen within a few hours.
Well, this foal will weigh in around 65 to 75 pounds.
Princess picked Sunday to foal, and Carmen found her in heavy labor when they came home from church.
Princess presented them with a healthy foal, without complications or assistance.
She fed Princes and watched the foal nurse.
The foal was feeling frisky and kicking up its heels.
- Beecher at the end of the 17th century pointed out that "when a mare has had a mule by an ass and afterwards a foal by a horse, there are evident marks on the foal of the mother having retained some ideas of her former paramour, the ass."
In all these establishments, after two or three crossings of the mare and ass, the breeders cause the mare to be put to a horse; yet a pure-bred foal has never been produced resembling either an ass or a mule."
The StudBook, although silent as to the date of his birth, says he was a common country stallion in Lincolnshire until Partner was six years old - and we know from the same authority that Partner was foaled in 1718; we may therefore conclude that Jigg was a later foal than Basto, who, according to Whyte's History of the Turf, was a brown horse foaled in 1703.
It is generally believed that he was imported in Anne's reign, but the exact date is immaterial, for, assuming that he was brought over as early as 1700 from Aleppo, he could scarcely have had a foal living before 1701, the first year of the 18th century.
May is considered the best month for a mare to foal, as there is abundance of natural food and the weather is mild enough for the mare to lie out.
"You saw a foal," he corrected.
No. Do you think it will be alright for Princess to carry me and her foal up that hill?
I think she's ready to foal and it looks like a storm is brewing out there.
Carmen watched with excitement as the foal's feet could be seen inside a thin sac... first one and then the other.
Finally he entered the stall and wrapped the towel around the foal's legs.
Alex pulled the membrane from the foal's nose and stepped back.
That would make it our foal.
The gestation period for a horse is eleven months, so this can't be Ed's foal.
She had the foal!
It isn't her first foal.
Would it go through life with a name like, "the foal?"
It was Jonathan who finally named the foal.
Pony or Tatar Foal.
the foals by pure-bred sires out of mares which had never been mated with a zebra, two were striped at birth and one acquired stripes later - they were revealed as the foal's coat was shed.
pullanus, pullus, the young of any animal, the root of which is seen in English "foal."
After breakfast Felipa took Destiny and Jonathan to see a new foal that was born during the night.
Our first little foal â€“ I can hardly wait.
Some boys brought in a mare, her nine week old foal and a 2 year old colt for treatment and assessment.
It is controversial whether administering corticosteroids to a premature foal is beneficial.
The tongue depressor is attached to the foal by elastoplast, taped round the foal's muzzle, just behind the nostrils.
filly foal " .
TUESDAY 19th Introduced powdered mares milk replacer to orphan foal 's feed.
She is 6 years old and has been taken slowly after breeding a foal.
He has produced one foal - a well marked colt.
IÃ¢m not proud of this, but back in the very beginning, when TV Today was but a prancing foal of...
foal at foot and was very well behaved.
This stunning colt foal is well put together with good conformation & bone.
When I told her IÃ¢d seen the perfect foal she knew at once which one I meant.
Registered Welsh Section " D " colt foal for sale at weaning.
A female foal is called a " filly foal " .
Please contact us for specific individual advice on how to integrate this product into your orphan foal 's diet.
foal for sale at weaning.
Previously immunized mares should receive a booster one month before foaling to ensure colostral antibody protection against tetanus in the newborn foal.
mare with a foal at foot may not be transported in the same undivided vehicle as any other horse.
orphan foal 's feed.
A large loose box, bedded with straw, or a small clean paddock are ideal environments for the mare to foal in.
prancenot proud of this, but back in the very beginning, when TV Today was but a prancing foal of...
skewbald mare in foal to 15.1 piebald cob.
unborn foal, embryo or fetus.
I have a yearling Arab colt, a pony, & lease an Arab mare that is in foal for late March 96.
pouleriet, diminutive of poulain, a colt or foal; Late Lat.
Size: 13.2hh skewbald mare in foal to 15.1 piebald cob.
Any amount for a mare's unborn foal, embryo or fetus.
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