The First Supper

Your new foal is struggling to his feet and instinctively wobbling toward mom. You watch in anxious interest as she licks and nudges to encourage him--while he noses at her front leg, her flank, her buttock, and finally, DINNER!

The mare's first milk is crucial for the foal's survival. Colostrum contains several important ingredients to give him a good start. It serves as a gut stimulant to

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