• What should I have in my Foaling Kit
    Complications,  Foaling,  Horse Breeding,  Mare Care

    What Should I have in my Foaling Kit?

    If you are preparing for the birth of a foal, it is important to have a well stocked foaling kit on hand. A foaling kit is a collection of items that you may need when your mare is about to give birth or after she has birthed her foal. Here are some items that you should consider having in your foaling kit (please note some of these items come in bulk quantities so you might want to connect with other people locally that are foaling to share one order): Remember to keep your foaling kit in a convenient, easily accessible location so that you can quickly grab it if needed.…

  • Artificial Insemination (AI),  Foaling,  Horse Breeding,  Mare Care

    Horse Breeding Basics

    Breeding horses involves the process, ideally, of selecting two horses with desirable traits to produce offspring with those same desirable traits, pregnancy, and finally the mare birthing a healthy foal. Some basics of breeding horses include: Breeding horses requires a significant investment of time, finances, and resources, and it is important to have a thorough understanding of the process before beginning. Working with experienced professionals, such as a veterinarian or breeding specialists, can help ensure a successful breeding program and foaling.