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Horse Health

Horse Health Prevention & Wellness: It Ain’t Sexy But It Works

This article is soooo good. It is long, but really needs to be read in full. Be sure to click on the Continue Reading link at the bottom! From: HorseYard.com.au By: Marcia King Sounds pretty cool, doesn’t it — a wholesome, all-natural vitamin/mineral supplement blended with exotic and essential herbs and oils to booster your Full Article

Loading horses – Positive vs. Negative Training

August 14. 2013 At the ranch, we try to maintain positive training methods in everything we do. The majority of the horses that come through our gates have experienced ...Full Article

Clark County commissioners say no to rodeo horse tripping

Las Vegas Review-Journal, Aug 6, 2013, Ben Botkin The Clark County law against the Mexican rodeo sport of “horse roping” stands. County commissioners on Tuesday scrapped a proposal that ...Full Article

One horse at a time

April 6, 2013 – Jerry Finch “Pictures don’t lie,” our vet once told a defense attorney in court. “You can come up with all the theories you want, but ...Full Article

Bill to End Horse “Soring” Draws Lobbying, War of Words

Open Secrets.org, Monica Vendituoli on July 29, 2013 A bill introduced in April to end the practice that gives Tennessee walking horses their distinctive gait brought the American Veterinary Medical ...Full Article

New Mobile Apps Available for Horse Owners

From The Horse, July 25th, 2013 New mobile apps developed at the University of Minnesota (U of M) Extension are designed to help horse owners more precisely plan hay ...Full Article

The Horse Healer in Arizona

National Geographic’s Intelligent Travel, Shannon Switzer, May 1, 2013 I would be learning about Reiki, the technique of directing “universal energy” through the hands to promote healing. But there’s a ...Full Article

A lot of news – all at once…

Usually I try to break the news down into the most important articles, but today a lot of information came across the wires. Rather than posting all the articles, ...Full Article

The Mysteries of the Horse -Dr. Juliet Getty

(Note – Dr. Getty is an expert in equine nutrition, an area sorely lacking in any true, applied yet scientific applications. As the person responsible for the feeding of ...Full Article

Horse Branding Causes Third-Degree Burns

news,Discovery.com /APR 1, 2013 / BY JENNIFER VIEGAS We’ve all watched the classic movie scene — a cowboy lassos a young colt, wrangles it to the ground and sears his ranch’s ...Full Article