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Horse Facts

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 everything. Horses just do not see us that way. The respond to us exactly as we are. It is one of the beautiful things horses have 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

How to Measure a Horse

You would think it would be obvious – measuring a horse that is – that everyone knows how to do it and what the terms mean. A few years ...Full Article

Can a stallion save the Corolla Wild Horses from extinction?

From: WTKR By: Todd Corillo Can a stallion named Gus save the Corolla Wild Horses from extinction? Corolla, North Carolina (WTKR) – A young stallion named Gus just might ...Full Article

Horses are likely related to this animal from India

From: Futurity By: Shawna Williams of John Hopkins University Working at the edge of a coal mine in India, scientists have unearthed a treasure trove of teeth and bones. ...Full Article

Horses ‘Talk’ To Each Other With Their Ears & Eyes

This study came out a few months ago. Look at a horse’s eyes – you can definitely tell they are communicating with them. Horse lovers without a doubt will ...Full Article

47-Million-Year-Old Pregnant Mare Sheds Light on Ancient Horses

From: Live Science By: Laura Geggel When a thirsty pregnant horse drank from a freshwater lake 47 million years ago, she was unaware that poisonous volcanic gases might lead ...Full Article

What are the Most Common Equine Toxins?

Trying to keep your horse healthy can be tough enough without having to worry about the poisons in your environment. Rat/mouse poisons and garden pesticides are too easy to ...Full Article

Five Common Mistakes Made When Feeding A Horse

Jerry likes to make certain we do posts on horse health and what horse owners can do better to help their horses thrive. Education is a very important part ...Full Article

The S.A.F.E. Act Pledge

The S.A.F.E. Act – S.541/HR 1094 – A bill to prevent human health threats posed by the consumption of equines raised in the United States. To the American Cattle ...Full Article