Orphan Foal Resources

When you're dealing with an orphan foal, or a mare who won't let her baby nurse, try these helpful resources.

In her “Riding Family” column in the January 2008 issue of Horse & Rider, Jenny Meyer shared the story of her neighbor’s struggles to deal with a newborn foal and the mare who rejected him. Know where to turn if you find yourself with an orphan foal.

| Photo by Alana Harrison

Locates colostrum and nurse mares.

KTFMC Colostrum Bank
Sells colostrum for $100 per pint.

CTBA Nurse Mare and Colostrum Bank
Lists nurse mares needed/available.

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