The term foal is used to name the horse from birth until the 4 and a half years , when he changes his milk teeth. A foal, therefore, is a young equine .
The gestation of the horses extends about eleven months. The usual thing is that the mare gives birth to a single foal: a curiosity is that, at birth, the foal's legs already reach the 90% of the length they will have in adulthood animal .
Just an hour after birth, the foal can already stand up. And two hours later, he is fit to run. The definitive color of your fur , meanwhile, he acquires it when he is about two years old.
A foal is also a wooden structure which allows the holding of a horse when the specimen is not allowed to be bruised. There are also foals designed to immobilize cows and donkeys
Foal, on the other hand, is called an instrument used to torture . The victim is tied to a surface that is connected to a lathe, which rotates causing the limbs to stretch in different directions.
In the field of sport , a foal is a apparatus that is used in the artistic gymnastics . It is a parallelepiped with four legs that is usually lined with leather or with some synthetic material and on which the gymnast develops various exercises.
"Foal"Finally, it can be a nickname that is granted to those who have a lot force or it advances at great speed, like a horse. Or one who stands out for its beauty. To the Argentine singer Rodrigo Good , for example, it was known as "The foal".