In most cases if a horse breaks their leg then unfortunatly euthanasia is often the only option, but in some cases with the help of advanced veterinary techniques a foal may be able to be saved. It typically take upto 8 weeks for a fracture to heal, but the rehabilitaion period is more likely to take upto 6 months. Because a foal is lighter and their bones are quicker to heal a broken leg is not always the fatel. Below you can see a little foal with a broken leg on his road to recovery
Snow is not the equestrians best friend but some horses can have a whale of time enjoying the snow, below you can see some fantastic horse memes and videos of horses and their owners making the most of the snow.