Habitat For Horses

"They might fit into the back of the Suburban or even hang out in the living room, but Miniature Horses need to be cared for like any other horse." By Sallie S. Hyman, VMD, Dipl. ACVIM, CVA They might fit into the back of the Suburban or...

“Owners must choose treats for senior horses with dental issues carefully” By Erica Larson | TheHorse.com Since my family got our first horses many moons ago, my mother has had an affectionate nickname that resulted from the fact that—regardless of what coat, sweatshirt, pants, etc., she's wearing—she...

"You've probably heard of a service dog, but have you ever heard of a service mini-horse?" Benjamin Powell, WCSH GRAHAM, North Carolina (WFMY) -- You've probably heard of a service dog, but have you ever heard of a service mini-horse? One man in Alamance County, North Carolina said his...

"While in hot weather, requirements for maintenance and to compensate for losses in sweat may prompt intake of 20 gallons or more per day" By Erica Larson, News Editor | TheHorse With summer's sunny days can come extreme heat. Such situations can cause worry for owners as...

"Horse memory is a complex process, and don't assume that everything a horse learns can be recalled again in an identical way at a later time." TheHorse.com Horses, like humans and other animals, have different memory systems that allow them to store information they have learned. But...

"Those dreaded crusty and itchy scabs are back." From: Erica Larson, News Editor | The Horse Those dreaded crusty and itchy scabs are back. You know the ones. They cover the back of your horse’s pasterns, sometimes spreading to his fetlocks and further. And the worst part...

"There have been reports of everything from emaciated animals to physical abuse and death." George Heckard | 12news.com SUPAI, Ariz. - Over the last several weeks and months, 12News has been following reports of serious animal cruelty in the town of Supai, at the bottom of the...