This is an in-depth guide for the horse owner who is new to the breeding/foaling aspect of horse ownership. Written in collaboration with an equine veterinarian, this 32-page booklet covers everything a new owner has to know when the Big Day comes. Dozens of detailed photographs and illustrations. Includes information on caring for the newborn and very young foal. A must for the serious breeder.
You'll find over 2,000 other horse-related terms defined in this great reference book. Easy-to-understand layman's language, terms cover everything from reproduction and breeding through tack and equipment to equine health and diseases. Phonetic pronounciation is given for most of the medical terms listed. A detailed illustration of the parts of the horse and parts of the horse's foot rounds out this valuable resource.