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Magnificent Friesian horses (video)

Friesian horses were originally bred in the Netherlands from the light draft horse. Very popular during the Middle Ages when armor was heavy, the Friesian almost became extinct. Now as riders have generally become heavier, this handsome breed is back in demand. Enjoy! ~ HfH From: Facebook Too magnificent not to send on, you’ll love Full Article

Federal agency announces 2015 wild horse roundups

Now we know where the wild horses from upcoming round-ups are going – the Palomino Valley Center. Palomino Valley has been a wild horse holding facility known for its ...Full Article

15 Luxury Horse Trailers you won’t Believe

While the kids maybe dreaming of the latest electronic gadget for Christmas… we know what you wish you could get. That Dream Trailer. The one that would make you ...Full Article

Feds plan wild horse roundup for January

The BLM says they do these round ups to keep the “balance” so wild horses are able to thrive. In the past the herd structure has not been deemed ...Full Article

The Rarest Horse Hybrids On The Planet

The weekend before Christmas – time for something lighter. Here is the Zorse!!! A zebra / horse hybrid! ~ HfH From: Little Things By: Julia Lynn Rubin You may ...Full Article

Do women and men ride differently? Horses cannot tell the difference

Male / Female – Mars / Venus … we have culturally been made to think that there are inherent differences in the way men and women do just about ...Full Article

10 Winter Health Care Mistakes to Avoid

Christmas is around corner, we are all very busy with family, work and celebrating. The weather is turning from fall to winter – throughout most of the United States ...Full Article

Ponies’ history provides cultural insights

Horses indeed have influenced humans and how we live. Our cooperative existence created who we are today. The tough more sure-footed ponies were perfect for Irish farmers who dealt ...Full Article

Life after racing: From famed to forgotten

It would be nice to think that after a horse retires from racing that they will go to a life of ease on some ranch somewhere with rolling hills, ...Full Article

Genetic research into ancient horses discover new interesting facts (Video)

Any search for the words “genetics” and “horses” will lead you to a variety of articles on the same research. Scientists at the Center for GeoGenetics in Copenhagen have ...Full Article