Foaling The Mare Course

A one day course designed for large and small breeders to give background
knowledge and understanding of foaling the mare

The course covers the following areas:

  • Preparation for a safe foaling
  • Complications of late pregnancy5D3_2988
  • Signs of foaling including use of Foaling Alarms
  • Inducing the mare
  • Normal foaling in the mare
  • How to recognise when something is going wrong & what to do
  • Examination of the placenta
  • Newborn foal examination
  • The orphan foal and adoption

Course Date: 20th March 2021

The course starts with registration and coffee between 08.30 and 09.00; lectures begin at 09.15 and the course finishes at approximately 16.45 with a tour of the facilities.

Course Feedback

“Really enjoyed the course and pleased with the lectures and notes I’ve been given”

“I first came on this course 6 years ago. It has been a life saver (literally) and this time is in even more detail. Thank you, excellent course”

“Definitely a must for amateur/hobby breeders”

“Fantastic, informative course. Thoroughly enjoyed it!”

Booking Form

Course Fee: £144 inc VAT

(10% discount for booking a place on the Foaling The Mare Course and the Foal & Yearling Management Course)

For further details please contact Liz Wilkinson on 01948 664966 or email: