What do you feed a 5 month old foal?
What can I feed my 3 month old foal?
To support smooth, steady growth, suckling foals should be offered one pound of a properly-formulated foal feed per month of age per day. For example, a 3-month-old would ideally be eating about three pounds of feed per day, in addition to milk and free choice hay or pasture.
Can you wean a foal at 4 months?
What should I feed my 4 month old colt?
Can a foal eat apples?
At what age can a foal leave its mother?
What age should you geld a colt?
Do mares remember their foals?
At what age do foals start eating hay?
A foal will start to taste grass after they are about a week old. By the time they are about 10 days old, they’ll start to eat a bit of grass and hay. By two months, the foal will need more nutrition than mare’s milk alone can provide.
When should I start training my foal?
How long does weaning a foal take?
What milk Can you give a foal?
How many times a day do you feed a foal?
Can foals eat oats?
At what age do foals drink water?
Can a foal drink cow milk?
What is orphan foal syndrome?
Does a foal drink milk?
How much milk does a foal drink per day?
A suckling foal will consume as much as 30 pounds of milk in a 24-hour pe- riod. Foals can consume up to 25 percent of their body weight per day of a dilute milk replacer without risk of diarrhea. For example a 100-pound foal could consume 25 pounds of milk or 50 cups per day.