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  1. #1

    Default follicle size on a large medium, small large pony mare

    HI there, TIA, my repro vet, who does 99.5% horses, is wondering what is the "normal" size range for a breedable follicle in ponies of this size?
    All seem smaller to her than she is used to, and I thought someone here who U/S's their ponies would have an idea?

  2. #2
    Join Date
    Jun. 1, 2005
    Floral City , Fl.


    Most of our ponies have a follicle that usually ovulates by the next am that is about + - a 40. Some ovulate on a 36 or 38. I don't believe that many ponies, on my farm, make over a 40. I am just speaking size. I have heard of the horses having a 50. Or bigger??
    hunter/jumper ponies

  3. #3
    Join Date
    Jul. 14, 2004
    Virginia. We Do Ponies!


    Ours (at their largest) get around 40-ish as Sandy said.

    My TB's on the other hand............
    Randee Beckman ~Otteridge Farm, LLC ( Marketing Manager - The Clothes Horse & Jennifer Oliver, Equine Insurance Specialist

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    Join Date
    Dec. 30, 2002


    thank you! Knew i WOULD GET THE ANSWER HERE:-)

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