Weird & Wonderful: A Foal’s Eponychium

When a baby horse, called a foal, is born its hooves look pretty odd and alienish. The hooves are soft and have what’s called an eponychium [ep-uh-nik-ee-uh m], which is fancy for “hoof capsule.” It might not seem so weird until the hoof is turned over, and there you will see soft, rubbery, finger-like projections. … Rest of Post

Colouring Contest!

Hey Kids! Do you want to win a $20 gift card to get your pet some cool stuff? Print out THIS PICTURE, colour it to your best ability, and mail it to: Just For Pets PO Box 150 Suffolk Park NSW 2481 TWO certificates will be awarded: * one for ages 6 and under * … Rest of Post