Steps to Keep Your Newborn Foal Healthy

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Knowing how a normal foal should behave and when to call the veterinarian can go a long way toward avoiding a trip to an equine neonatal intensive care unit. Pamela Wilkins, DVM, MS, PhD, Dipl. ACVIM, ACVECC, is head of equine medicine and surgery at the University of Illinois Veterinary Teaching Hospital in Urbana. She said, "if a foal is not standing and nursing by three ho

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