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What months do mares go in heat?

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Kaitlin Dean on March 19, 2019

In general, the natural time of year for a mare to cycle of spring, summer and part of autumn. However, the mares can cycle year round as long as the photo period is long enough. Breeders can also stimulate cycling by providing additional light, beginning in November or December in order to breed for early foals. The artificial creation of the breeding season is generally associated with the racing and the future of the races where the competition at an early age that foals born in January-March (in the northern hemisphere), the more desirable.

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