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Born with winter coat?
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 Posted: Wed Jan 2nd, 2008 08:35 am
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Hi everyone,


Can anyone tell me how a foal "knows" to grow a thicker coat, when it is born during winter? I'm guessing that daylight has something to do with it - perhaps the mare undergoes some sort of hormonal changes due to little sunlight, which causes the foal to grow more hair.


But what is the real reason, and where can I learn more?


Best wishes



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