It was not so long ago that cloning was the topic of occasional futuristic horror movies, an ominous concept that provoked a mixture of fear and ethical doubt in most people.
Just what is a veterinarian looking for when he or she assesses a newborn foal, and what should horse-owners be watching for?
There are a few dominating breeds of origin, and many other populations are combinations of these foundation breeds for the Warmblood horse.
The Canadian Warmblood Horse Breeders Association has triumphed after a 12-year controversy to ensure that the Warmblood Horse remains a distinct breed.
It can be difficult to tell when mares are in heat, some develop extreme behaviours that can interfere with training or showing, or be outright dangerous.