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Q: Do all pregnant mares teats get big before labor?
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Signs of a horse giving birth?

Just before they go into labor, little drops of milk appear on the mares teats.

Is it possible for a guinea pig to have teats weeks before giving birth?

Yes, guinea pigs who have not been pregnant can still have teats.

Do guineapigs only get breast when there pregnant?

They are called teats on animals. Yes, they get teats when they are pregnant. They have them when they are not but they remain small. When a female gets pregnant the teats will expans to help with milk production to feed the babies.

Can my dog be pregnant her teats are white at the tip?

yes this does mean she is pregnant after awhile the milk will come out if you squeeze the teats

Do rabbits have teats if they are not pregnant?

Yes, all rabbits, even the males, have teats. When the rabbit is pregnant, the stomach will swell with milk.

Do baby horses nurse?

yes, they do. mares have udders just like cows, only they have two teats.

How many teats has a pregnant female cat got?

Pregnant or not, cats usually have 8 teats. It is possible for them to have extra, so-called "supernumerary", teats. (This can occur in dogs and humans, too.)

Your mare is almost 100 in foal but she hasn't yet developed teats she has six weeks to go before foaling is that normal?

yes, of our mares went a whole 365 days...and still didnt develop a propper uder until the last minute... another one of our mares was also a few weeks behind, and didnt develop her teats until the day before. the udder and teats can develop very quickly in a matter of dont worry everything sounds normal....good luck! i hope you have a wounderful live foal.

What dog teats has the most milk?

pregnant dog

How long before she foals we don't know when what she was bred to since we bought her at an auction nov 2007 she just yesterday started mammary swelling?

About 3 weeks before birth, the mares udder will begin to enlarge. About 24 hours before giving birth, the mares teats will wax over. (Called waxing) About 8 - 12 hours before birth, milk will usually begin to drip from the teats. These are just general guidelines. Like women giving birth, each mare is different and her birth times after these signs can be sooner or later.

Do female cats have teats if they are not pregnant?

Yes, all mammals have teats all the time. Just like humans have breasts (which is what we call human teats) even when they aren't pregnant or nursing. Males have them too, but they remain undeveloped. When a cat (or human) is pregnant or nursing, the tissue that produces milk will be active and swollen making the teats (or breasts) protrude more and they will be temporarily larger.

Does the guinea pig have teats even if not pregnant?

Yes, though they may not be as noticeable.

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