Sport horse
ADVERTORIAL: Quality foals on sale at Castle Irvine Elite Foal Sale
Irish Field Contributor
The sale will take place on Saturday, August 14th at Necarne Equestrian Centre with online bidding available
30 April 2021 Pony Tales
PONY TALES: All in a day's work...
The Kavanagh family from Camross were overjoyed with the safe arrival of their Clydesdale/Irish Sport horse colt last weekend
SALES PREP FEATURE 2020: Foal health as the foundation for sales success
Dr Helen Sharp talks to top thoroughbred breeder and consigner Juliet Minton to discover the careful stages of foal preparation at Mill House Stud
SALES PREP FEATURE 2020: Nutraceutical Aspects of Sales Preparation
Dr Michael Griffin BSc, MVB, PhD explains how understanding the nutritional requirements of your broodmare while pregnant and the growing foal after birth will help when preparing a young sales horse
10 July 2020 Nutrition
PICTURES: Foal Foto Forum
Thank you to our readers who sent us their foal photos. Here are a selection of what we received. You are welcome to upload your foal photographs by searching The Irish Field website for 'Foal Forum'
PONY TALES: Help name this filly foal
This dressage-bred filly foal is looking for a 'posh' name beginning with 'D'
1 May 2020 Pony Tales
HORSE SENSE: Foster mare and orphan foal alert service
The Northern Ireland Horse Board are offering a free of charge foster mare and orphan foal alert service for Irish breeders
20 March 2020 Breeding management
AROUND THE COUNTRY: Sweet as Sugar.....
Siobhan English Photography captures these great images of Sugar Babe's foal
29 June 2018
PONY TALES: Foal thriving after being bottle reared
Ginny was rejected by her mother after birth but is now thriving after her owner nursed her through her first few days
7 April 2017 Pony Tales
HANDS ON: Mastitis case in a foal
Veterinary surgeon Aoife Byrne deals with a very unusual case of mastitis in a foal
3 February 2017 Veterinary
ISPCA save foal with embedded headcollar
The ISPCA are trying to trace the Co Meath owner responsible for horror case
21 October 2016 Sport horse news
FOALING 2016: Feeding the foaling mare
Sabrina Barnwell, a practising veterinary surgeon who works as an equine nutrition advisor with Connolly’s Red Mills, gives helpful advice on feeding the foaling mare
5 February 2016 Horse management