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12Z out in the paddock in October. Photo by Alys Emson.

Ask The Experts #18

Q: What do you feed 12Z now that he is weaned? Do you feed all foals the same way, or… Continue Reading

12Z turned out with fellow weanlings in October. Photo by Alys Emson/Lane's End.

Ask The Experts #17

Q: I was wondering how Lane’s End handles the care of weanlings and yearlings. I know a number of larger… Continue Reading

Zenyatta enjoying time in her paddock.

Ask The Experts #16

Happy Friday! We have an exciting five days of posts planned for next week. Each day, we will be announcing… Continue Reading

Zenyatta in her stall. Photo by Kyle Acebo.

Ask The Experts #15

Q: I always hear that the large Kentucky farms (and others, too) have their horses in the barn during the… Continue Reading

Photo by Alys Emson/Lane's End

Ask The Experts #14

Q: How much ‘training’ do the yearlings undergo (in handling, etc.) and what is the next step in their development… Continue Reading

Zenyatta in her paddock. Photo by Alys Emson

Ask The Experts #13

Q: When a racing thorougbred is retired from the track with the intention of being bred, do they generally settle… Continue Reading

Zenyatta, early September. Photo by Alys Emson/Lane's End

Ask The Experts #12

Q: If a mare, for whatever reason, misses a “date” with a stallion, is it difficult to make up? Does… Continue Reading

Photo courtesy of Alys Emson/Lane's End

Ask The Experts #11

Q: A while back you had a great informational piece about hoof management for Baby Z. I was wondering what… Continue Reading

12Z is turned out with a group of colts and fillies. Photo by Alys Emson/Lane's End

Ask The Experts #10

Q: I have a question about the colts and fillies that are newly weaned. I understand that 12Z is in… Continue Reading

Lane's End. Photo by Tyler Matson

Ask The Experts: Mike Cline, Part 2

Q: A question for Lanes End: Your pastures appear so lush and Zenyatta obviously loves to graze. Would you explain… Continue Reading