Why do Horses Need Shoes

Why do Horses Need Shoes?

  In case you didn’t know by now, a horse’s hoof is generally referred to as the equivalent of a human fingernail, simply because once it starts growing it never really stops nor slows down again. Instead, it will continue to grow for pretty much the rest of the horse’s …

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Buckskin Horse Running

Buckskin Horses – Everything You Need to Know

According to a study by the Swedish University of Agricultural Science, there are over 700 horse breeds out there, that’s why it’s probably extremely hard for any ordinary person to even know half of them by name. Actually, most equine experts only recognize about 200 horse breeds, so many horse …

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Do horses sleep standing up

Do Horses Sleep Standing up?

There are plenty of mysteries out there that we have yet to receive any actual answers for, and while the great majority of them are still left unanswered, there are also plenty of them that we can finally bring light to by simply asking the right questions in the first …

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Work & Draft Horse

The 15 Best Work & Draft Horse Breeds

While the world has changed a lot over the past hundred years or so, one thing that has remained a constant within our history is our close relationship with our horses. Regardless of whether you want a pet horse or if you want one to win a competition of any …

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Largest Horse Breeds

The 15 Largest Horse Breeds in the World

There are currently more horse breeds in the world than you could possibly think, to the point where if you actually want to get your hands on a pretty good horse, you will definitely have to spend a decent amount of time just to find the perfect breed for you. …

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What is a Baby Horse Called

What is a Baby Horse Called?

Almost every living creature out there can have a baby and when they do, these babies have a special name, depending on their species. While horses definitely hold a special place in our hearts, they are no exception from this case, as they have their very own term that they …

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How Much Do Horses Weigh

How Much Do Horses Weigh?

While the world definitely doesn’t revolve around one’s weight, we will have to say that when it comes to actually doing proper labor and moving our bodies around, we do need to keep ourselves around a certain number to maximize our chances of success. This also applies heavily for the …

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How Much Horsepower Does a Horse Have

How Much Horsepower Does a Horse Have?

This is an age-old question that pretty much everyone has asked themselves at least once during their lifetime and for good reason too. How much horsepower does a horse have? Shouldn’t it be just one since it is a horse that we’re talking about here? Well no actually, the answer …

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