What would cause a foal to be born with "parrot mouth" if both parents and at least one set of grandparents have properly aligned upper and lower jaws? Does this condition skip generations? To what extent is it hereditary? Any resources out there?
How bad is the mouth? May just be a temporary thing (as in maybe jaw pulled out of line during birth? Yes, it does have a tendency to be hereditary, but not always. Sometimes good vet work done while foal is young will corect minor problems. And yes, like everything else, it can and does skip generations - it could also be caused by other things, like screw ups during development.
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