A Summer of Waiting

GirlsHorseClub.com Blog Archive on September 26, 2010, 1:06

by catscowgirl, age 16

Hi. This is the story of when my family and I were waiting for our two mares to foal.

My family just started breeding Quarter Horses and we bred our stallion, Cinch, to two of our mares — Rip, a big buckskin, and Ghost, a rose gray.

The first one that was due was Rip. We thought she was going to have her foal sometime in July so we started checking on the horses several times a day. One day we would think that she was going to have it; the next day, no foal. This went on for a long time, then one day about 6:00 in the evening we went out to