Foals of 2017

Re: Foals of 2017

Postby mariasmon » Wed Nov 01, 2017 3:58 pm

Miss Finland (AUS) thrilled her owners by producing this Deep Impact colt 2 days ago in Australia.

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Re: Foals of 2017

Postby Treve » Mon Nov 13, 2017 12:29 pm

Does anyone have a photo of Opulence's American Pharoah colt?
A filly named Ruffian...

Eine Stute namens Danedream...

Une pouliche se nommant Trêve...

Kincsem nevű kanca...


And a Queen named Beholder
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Re: Foals of 2017

Postby serenassong » Mon Nov 13, 2017 12:41 pm

Ziggypop wrote:
lurkey mclurker wrote:Gotta love those poor newbies and their "what the heck just happened, where am I?" faces... :lol:

I love they allow them to foal outside.


I do as well. Claiborne does it from what Ive seen as well as another farm in FL- cant remember the name. As long as there are no former/immediate birthing issues- its the best.
Most of the main farms have had a baby born in the field at least once a year- mares are sneaky, mysterious creatures :D
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Re: Foals of 2017

Postby Northport » Mon Nov 13, 2017 10:29 pm

Glen Hill? Most of their mares appear to foal outside in Ocala.

When we rode at Adena Springs, one of their maiden mares foaled outside, right next to the fence. The foal rolled under the fence and was ~loose~ (not that it went anywhere too fast) and the mare was so surprised/shocked about this new "giving birth" concept that she hightailed away from the foal and went right to the paddock gate. Everything worked out just fine within the hour, but poor mama and baby were both very much caught by surprise!
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Re: Foals of 2017

Postby serenassong » Tue Nov 14, 2017 9:44 am

Northport wrote:Glen Hill? Most of their mares appear to foal outside in Ocala.

When we rode at Adena Springs, one of their maiden mares foaled outside, right next to the fence. The foal rolled under the fence and was ~loose~ (not that it went anywhere too fast) and the mare was so surprised/shocked about this new "giving birth" concept that she hightailed away from the foal and went right to the paddock gate. Everything worked out just fine within the hour, but poor mama and baby were both very much caught by surprise!


Yep! And what a great story! Ive seen maiden mares give that "Omg, what just came out of me?!" look. 9 times out of 10- the mommy calling kicks in.
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