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"She doesn't mind that Daisy follows her closely and doesn't get irritated when Daisy accidentally bumps into her." Tressa Glass, The Des Moines Register DES MOINES, IA - Daisy and Angel are two horse friends awaiting adoption at the Animal Rescue League of Iowa(ARL). However, they are not your average gal pals: Daisy, 10, is blind and relies...

"Scientists in Norway say they've trained horses to communicate with humans, by pointing their muzzle at simple symbols on a board." Fiona Macdonald| sciencealert.com Scientists in Norway say they've trained horses to communicate with humans, by pointing their muzzle at simple symbols on a board. The horses were...

"Twenty-two horses in Norway can tell you whether they want to wear a blanket or stick with bare backs, according to a new study." By Karin Brulliard | Washington Post Twenty-two horses in Norway can tell you whether they want to wear a blanket or stick with...

"French behavior scientists have developed a reliable attention test that will help determine each horse’s unique attention ability." By Christa Lesté-Lasserre, MA How well a horse pays attention has a significant effect on his ability to learn. Now, French behavior scientists have developed a reliable attention test...

“We managed to free the horse and lead him out with three or four minutes to spare. Within five minutes the whole area we were working on was under water." The Gazette Two horses had been walking along the slipway at Knott End at around 10.30am when...