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Teats waxed, mare
Teats waxed, mare
Teats waxed, mare

Typically, the mare's teats will become distended with colostrum 6–48 hours before foaling, and beads of colostrum ("wax") will dry on the teat orifice.

Courtesy of Dr. Patricia Sertich.

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