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Horse Handling Techniques for Veterinarians and Owners

Equine veterinarians are at risk of serious injury when the 1,200-pound animals they’re treating don’t want to participate. We know, in fact, that their profession is one of the most dangerous around. Gemma Pearson, BVMS, MRCVS, is a big proponent of safe and correct horse handling during veterinary exams. She demonstrated tactics for training horses to behave during common ...Full Article

Video – Horses and riders to prepare for emergencies in Lawrence County, OH

Horse owners often respond to calls on the community for help. They can go further, into terrains that can be difficult for those on foot. More communities should offer ...Full Article

Woman Teaches Horse Scared of Water How To Conquer His Fear (Video)

From: Reshareworthy Anna Paterek was riding her horse Magic through the woods when they approached a calm river. Magic immediately stopped. The horse was frightened to step into the ...Full Article

Horses Forgive Bad Behavior by Humans but They Never Forget

From: Liberty Voice By: Alana Burke Seasoned and smart horse owners can tell in an instant whether the horse they are approaching has been handled, or mishandled. The most ...Full Article

Study: Human Interaction Shapes Horses’ Negative Emotions

It only makes sense. When training a horse – in fact with any interaction with a horse – you need to understand and appreciate the horse’s point of view. ...Full Article

Gentle method of horse training can work with relating to people

From: MySanAntonio.com By: Roy Bragg COMFORT — Cinnamon, a 24-year-old mare who’s blind in her right eye, stood alone in the corner of a corral on a Hill Country ...Full Article

Uniquely Utah: The horses who paint

Amy Miller has been teaching her horses how to do a variety of tricks…including painting! Her horsey friends Cheyenne and Gypsy show off their skills. From Fox 13 Salt ...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

Always Trust Your Heart

“Killer horses” I first heard that phrase when I started hanging around horse folks during my pre-teen years. Usually it applied to some snorting, fire-breathing monster of a horse ...Full Article

Equine Discrimination and Special Training Skills

June 13, 2013 – Jerry Finch Today our esteemed web mistress made a mistake which she claims was the first in her life. In a moment of excitement, she accidentally sent a post ...Full Article
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