Study: 'Nanny' Horses Reduce Weaning Stress for Foals

  • Print
  • Email
  • Favorite
  • Share
  • Newsletters

According to a new study by Austrian researchers, foals cope with the stress of weaning better when they're accompanied by mares other than their dams before and after weaning.

To continue reading this article, become a member of TheHorse.com.

It's FREE and you'll get full access to more than 20,000 articles, video, free reports & more.

Sign In
Stay on top of the most recent Horse Health news with FREE weekly newsletters from TheHorse.com. Learn More

Free Newsletters

Sign up for the latest in:

From our partners