13th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
Mare and her baby foal

The baby is walking along side its mother. The mother stops and puts her head toward the ground and the foal stops and looks towards its mother. They were by the ocean at Assateague National Park. They are free roaming wild horses that have been there for a long time.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 06.2015
Date Uploaded: 11.2015
Photo Location: Ocean City, Maryland, United States of America
Camera: NIKON D5300
Copyright: © Barbara J Gilbert