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At about 24 hours old, this newborn is active and inquisitive. Foals, at this stage, maintain a wide stance and exaggerated gait. The animated and purposeful footfalls of the newborn foals are one of their most endearing qualities. They just try so darn hard.

wild horse photography of a newborn foal walking
The exaggerated gait of a newborn foal, with wide and animated steps, is one of their most endearing characteristics.