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Horse Quotes – Greatest Quotes About Horses Of All Time

Horse Quotes – Greatest Quotes About Horses Of All Time

For approximately 5,000 years the horse has been an ever-present ally of humans. We have used horses to help build our civilizations and have consistently depended on them for agriculture, transport, war, and other uses. The increased level of mechanization since the  1930’s has since […]

11 ways to build up your horse’s topline

11 ways to build up your horse’s topline

What does Topline mean? The topline of the horse is a reference to the muscle groups which run along either side and over the top of the horse’s spine and on some of which the rider sits.  The specific area which the topline encompasses is […]

Why Is My Horse Lying Down More Than Usual?

Why Is My Horse Lying Down More Than Usual?

There are a few different reasons why a horse might lie down, the most common reason being to sleep. If a horse lies down it is not usually an immediate cause for concern. However if a horse lies down for a prolonged period or suddenly […]

9 tips for Conditioning An Older Horse- Getting back to Work

9 tips for Conditioning An Older Horse- Getting back to Work

If you have purchased or own a senior horse and are hoping to improve their overall conditioning then it is important to have a plan. This is because they have a different set of needs and requirements than younger horses and any program for conditioning […]

8 Ways that Horse Riding Benefits your Health

8 Ways that Horse Riding Benefits your Health

To the untrained eye it can be hard to see all the health benefits of horse riding. Non riders and people unfamiliar with horse riding mostly see the horse working and do not appreciate the hard work and the associated health benefits that come with […]

8 Tips to Speed Up Stall Cleaning and Mucking Out

8 Tips to Speed Up Stall Cleaning and Mucking Out

Stall cleaning is one of those jobs that needs to be done every day of the year. Horses don’t care if its Christmas Day as they will always need their stalls mucked out. The volume and frequency of the job depends on the number of […]

6 Famous Dutch Horse Breeds

6 Famous Dutch Horse Breeds

The Dutch have a long history of breeding horses. In the Netherlands there is evidence that horses were bred since at least the 4th century . The most famous breeds are associated with particular provinces or regions and in many cases were developed to meet […]

8 Essential Warm Weather Horse Care Tips

8 Essential Warm Weather Horse Care Tips

Depending on where in the world you reside you will have different climate challenges when it comes to keeping your horse comfortable in different seasons. Summertime is a great time to ride but it is also a time when we need to take extra precautions […]

7 Fun about Palamino Horses

7 Fun about Palamino Horses

Palomino horses are famous for their stunning gold coat and white mane and tail. Their unique coloring always catch the attention of a crowd at a show and it is easy to see why they are always in such high demand.. Throughout history the Palomino […]

5 Must Know Facts About Dun Horses

5 Must Know Facts About Dun Horses

When somebody mentions a Dun horse they are usually referring to a specific coloration of horse. A classic dun horse has a tan color or a grey gold color that is easy to distinguish Duns horses are not a specific but instead share a specific […]