Chapter 8. Managing the Older Foal and Weaning

  1. Dr Mina C.G. Davies Morel BSc, PhD

Published Online: 30 NOV 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9780470751176.ch8

Breeding Horses

Breeding Horses

How to Cite

Davies Morel, M. C.G. (ed) (2005) Managing the Older Foal and Weaning, in Breeding Horses, Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470751176.ch8

Editor Information

  1. Head of the Equine Group, Institute of Rural Sciences, University of Wales, Aberystwyth

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 30 NOV 2007
  2. Published Print: 25 AUG 2005

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405129664

Online ISBN: 9780470751176



  • mare;
  • foal;
  • weaning;
  • nutrition;
  • horses


This chapter contains section titled:

  • Introduction

  • Management of the Older Foal

  • Management of the Lactating Mare with an Older Foal

  • Weaning

  • Care of the Mare After Weaning

  • Management of Youngstock

  • Conclusion