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Rattlesnake Bites In Horses - What Every Horse Owner Needs To Know

Rattlesnake season is again upon us in the state of Texas. The warm spring weather has awakened the slumbering reptiles from there winter hibernation. We've already ...

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Equestrian Biomechanics and the Use of Technology

Equestrian Biomechanics and the Use of Technology

There is a massive amount of knowledge on a sports science level that can be gained from studying biomechanics and gait analysis. Sports scientists can gain a...

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There is a massive amount of knowledge on a sports science level that can be gained from studying biomechanics and gait analysis. Sports scientists can gain a wholly objective view of how an

By: Erin Brankowski l Pets > Horses l Jun 14, 2012

Any horse or pony can partake in horse agility regardless of whether they are broken to ride or not, they simply need to be fit enough.  Handlers can be of all ages, abilities and fitness level; the

By: Erin Brankowski l Pets > Horses l Jun 14, 2012

Distance learning is hugely popular amongst horse owners/carers.  For those with busy lives, home study is an ideal way of expanding and updating their horse care knowledge.

By: Erin Brankowski l Pets > Horses l Jun 14, 2012

Forage is a vital part of your horse's dietary needs. Some horse owners often believe that bagged feed (mixes and cubes) is important in keeping your horse in a good condition and with plenty of

By: Erin Brankowski l Pets > Horses l Jun 14, 2012

There is something about a horse that is good for a man or woman and in fact children too. The special relationship that can bond between people and horses or ponies is quite unique as the rider and

By: Margaret Tettey l Pets > Horses l Jun 12, 2012
Mike Lucero

Let's face it horses are like people they have good days and bad. In this article we're going to explore your horses manners and how you can make sure that your horse behaves exactly the way you want

By: Mike Lucero l Pets > Horses l Jun 08, 2012
Lisa Ann Carter

No one yet understands why some horses are more prone to colic than others. One thing is certain though - colic in horses can be fatal if left untreated and should be dealt with as an emergency.

By: Lisa Ann Carter l Pets > Horses l Jun 07, 2012
Kelly McInnis

A brief article describing Natural Horsemanship principles as they relate to training horses. Natural Horsemanship topics mentioned include basic principles, methods, equipment and trainers.

By: Kelly McInnis l Pets > Horses l Jun 01, 2012

One of the first things my dad had to do in preparation for the arrival of my first horse was to sell the 1967 Mustang he thought I would chose over a horse on my sixteenth birthday.  My dad was

By: Kristie M Allison l Pets > Horses l May 31, 2012

For those who do not know, jodhpurs are tight fitting pants that horseback riders wear when riding English style. They go from the waist down to the ankle. These pants were not always tight-fitting

By: Emily A Heggan l Pets > Horses l May 30, 2012

If you decide to keep your horse in a barn, you must make sure that the space is suitable for him. Most stalls are 10'x10' or 12'x12'. The bigger the space, the more comfortable your horse will be.

By: Emily A Heggan l Pets > Horses l May 30, 2012

After you have taken all these factors into consideration, you have found the horses that might be suitable for you, now you must go through the adoption process. Almost all rescues have you fill out

By: Emily A Heggan l Pets > Horses l May 30, 2012

An important part of all equine rescues is finding the proper home for the horse. There are a lot of things to consider before adopting your new furry friend. The big question is whether you should

By: Emily A Heggan l Pets > Horses l May 30, 2012

No matter what part of the country you live in, we all need similar supplies for our horses. Though, not every part of the country has the same weather, this article will help you figure out what you

By: Emily A Heggan l Pets > Horses l May 30, 2012

Of course, interior design of a horse barn is very important as many owners want the barn to stand out and make a statement. A key requirement is that the colour scheme blends with the other

By: Juliet G Booc l Pets > Horses l May 29, 2012

Are you one of those passionate horse riders who simply love to take a holiday far away from the chaotic city life in the countryside? You do so just to enjoy the ancient yet exciting sport of horse

By: Zoe D Robinson l Pets > Horses l May 28, 2012

These days the horse breeding business is thriving because of the demands of people having use for these majestic animals that are increasing in number day by day. They are required for things such

By: Zoe D Robinson l Pets > Horses l May 28, 2012
Lisa Ann Carter

At a Level 2/3 Parelli Natural Horsemanship Clinic this past weekend, I was reminded of the importance of understanding and applying Pat's 7 Keys To Success with your horsemanship. I often find so

By: Lisa Ann Carter l Pets > Horses l May 24, 2012

While shopping locally is a fabulous and convenient option, it does not negate the fact that some online stores simply offer more than local stores; e.g., price, selection, and so forth. When it

By: Dennis Canfield l Pets > Horses l May 21, 2012

There is little I remember about my first horse that did not involve Merry. She showed up at my house one day to see if I wanted to go riding with her. Little did I know what a ritual these rides

By: Kristie M Allison l Pets > Horses l May 19, 2012
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Lisa Ann Carter

No one yet understands why some horses are more prone to colic than others. One thing is certain though - colic in horses can be fatal if left untreated and should be dealt with as an emergency.

By: Lisa Ann Carter l Pets > Horses l Jun 07, 2012 lViews: 97 lComments: 0

Any horse or pony can partake in horse agility regardless of whether they are broken to ride or not, they simply need to be fit enough.  Handlers can be of all ages, abilities and fitness level; the

By: Erin Brankowski l Pets > Horses l Jun 14, 2012 lViews: 82 lComments: 0
Larissa Vinci

Horse hair braiding as a number of benefits. Outside of the obvious aesthetics, keeping a horse's tail and mane braided will also increase skin health and increase the happiness of your horse as well.

By: Larissa Vinci l Pets > Horses l Feb 26, 2012 lViews: 76 lComments: 0

There is a massive amount of knowledge on a sports science level that can be gained from studying biomechanics and gait analysis. Sports scientists can gain a wholly objective view of how an

By: Erin Brankowski l Pets > Horses l Jun 14, 2012 lViews: 71 lComments: 0

There is something about a horse that is good for a man or woman and in fact children too. The special relationship that can bond between people and horses or ponies is quite unique as the rider and

By: Margaret Tettey l Pets > Horses l Jun 12, 2012 lViews: 66 lComments: 0
Larissa Vinci

To ensure maximum benefit from your mane and tail braiding, you should be sure to use a shampoo or hair treatment that is designed for horse braiding. These three options are four of the best horse

By: Larissa Vinci l Pets > Horses l Feb 27, 2012 lViews: 65 lComments: 0
Lisa Ann Carter

When most of us think of thrush treatments for horses, we immediately think of messy, smelly green goop that seems to end up more on us and the ground than on our horse's feet.  Those nasty

By: Lisa Ann Carter l Pets > Horses l May 18, 2012 lViews: 65 lComments: 0

Distance learning is hugely popular amongst horse owners/carers.  For those with busy lives, home study is an ideal way of expanding and updating their horse care knowledge.

By: Erin Brankowski l Pets > Horses l Jun 14, 2012 lViews: 65 lComments: 0
Larissa Vinci

There are few things you can do to increase the health and happiness of your horse that are as simple as braiding. While it may take a bit longer at first, once you are practiced in braiding, this

By: Larissa Vinci l Pets > Horses l Feb 26, 2012 lViews: 63 lComments: 0

Stable doors are yet another very important feature of the makeup of an effective stabling system. Of course, they provide crucial access in and out of the stable for both horse and human...

By: Jules Price l Pets > Horses l Feb 27, 2012 lViews: 62 lComments: 0
Lisa Ann Carter

At a Level 2/3 Parelli Natural Horsemanship Clinic this past weekend, I was reminded of the importance of understanding and applying Pat's 7 Keys To Success with your horsemanship. I often find so

By: Lisa Ann Carter l Pets > Horses l May 24, 2012 lViews: 62 lComments: 0

For those who do not know, jodhpurs are tight fitting pants that horseback riders wear when riding English style. They go from the waist down to the ankle. These pants were not always tight-fitting

By: Emily A Heggan l Pets > Horses l May 30, 2012 lViews: 62 lComments: 0

Forage is a vital part of your horse's dietary needs. Some horse owners often believe that bagged feed (mixes and cubes) is important in keeping your horse in a good condition and with plenty of

By: Erin Brankowski l Pets > Horses l Jun 14, 2012 lViews: 60 lComments: 0

If you decide to keep your horse in a barn, you must make sure that the space is suitable for him. Most stalls are 10'x10' or 12'x12'. The bigger the space, the more comfortable your horse will be.

By: Emily A Heggan l Pets > Horses l May 30, 2012 lViews: 58 lComments: 0
Mike Lucero

Let's face it horses are like people they have good days and bad. In this article we're going to explore your horses manners and how you can make sure that your horse behaves exactly the way you want

By: Mike Lucero l Pets > Horses l Jun 08, 2012 lViews: 57 lComments: 0

One of the first things my dad had to do in preparation for the arrival of my first horse was to sell the 1967 Mustang he thought I would chose over a horse on my sixteenth birthday.  My dad was

By: Kristie M Allison l Pets > Horses l May 31, 2012 lViews: 56 lComments: 0

No matter what part of the country you live in, we all need similar supplies for our horses. Though, not every part of the country has the same weather, this article will help you figure out what you

By: Emily A Heggan l Pets > Horses l May 30, 2012 lViews: 56 lComments: 0
Kit Heathcock

If you love horses you hardly need a reason to commission a portrait of your beloved horse or pony. But just in case you need some justification here are five good reasons to go looking for an equine

By: Kit Heathcock l Pets > Horses l Apr 26, 2012 lViews: 55 lComments: 0
Laurie Stevens

The Falabella is a rare Argentine breed of Miniature Horse that has been kept pure by breeding only pure Falabellas to other pure Falabellas for countless generations. It is known as the first and

By: Laurie Stevens l Pets > Horses l Feb 16, 2012 lViews: 54 lComments: 0
Lisa Ann Carter

Rattlesnake season is again upon us in the state of Texas. The warm spring weather has awakened the slumbering reptiles from there winter hibernation. We've already seen several dogs and cats at our

By: Lisa Ann Carter l Pets > Horses l Apr 06, 2012 lViews: 54 lComments: 0
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Larissa Vinci

To ensure maximum benefit from your mane and tail braiding, you should be sure to use a shampoo or hair treatment that is designed for horse braiding. These three options are four of the best horse

By: Larissa Vinci l Pets > Horses l Feb 27, 2012 lViews: 65 lComments: 0
Larissa Vinci

There are few things you can do to increase the health and happiness of your horse that are as simple as braiding. While it may take a bit longer at first, once you are practiced in braiding, this

By: Larissa Vinci l Pets > Horses l Feb 26, 2012 lViews: 63 lComments: 0
Larissa Vinci

One of the most important steps in braiding a horse's mane and tail is preparing the hair for braiding. Picking the proper shampoos and treatments are an essential part of effective braiding.

By: Larissa Vinci l Pets > Horses l Feb 27, 2012 lViews: 45 lComments: 0
Larissa Vinci

Horse hair braiding as a number of benefits. Outside of the obvious aesthetics, keeping a horse's tail and mane braided will also increase skin health and increase the happiness of your horse as well.

By: Larissa Vinci l Pets > Horses l Feb 26, 2012 lViews: 76 lComments: 0

Stable doors are yet another very important feature of the makeup of an effective stabling system. Of course, they provide crucial access in and out of the stable for both horse and human...

By: Jules Price l Pets > Horses l Feb 27, 2012 lViews: 62 lComments: 0
Charlene A Fultz

You must always maintain a zone of safety when working with your horse. Learn to read his body language, he will tell you how he feels.

By: Charlene A Fultz l Pets > Horses l Feb 21, 2012 lViews: 35 lComments: 0
Charlene A Fultz

Colic is defined as severe pain in the tubes or ducts of the abdomen. In simple language, a really bad bellyache but a potentially lethal one. Colic is the number one cause of death in horses,

By: Charlene A Fultz l Pets > Horses l Apr 17, 2012 lViews: 51 lComments: 0
Jackie Rive

Herbal treatment for horses is perfect with the all important inclusion of Rosehips, Rosa Canina or Dog Rose. Dog Rose is native to Europe and is considered a weed in parts of Australia which is

By: Jackie Rive l Pets > Horses l Feb 21, 2012 lViews: 39 lComments: 0

Check out these great tips before you start horse shopping. A must for every beginner rider!

By: Kaylee Addison l Pets > Horses l Feb 17, 2012 lViews: 43 lComments: 0
Laurie Stevens

The Falabella is a rare Argentine breed of Miniature Horse that has been kept pure by breeding only pure Falabellas to other pure Falabellas for countless generations. It is known as the first and

By: Laurie Stevens l Pets > Horses l Feb 16, 2012 lViews: 54 lComments: 0
Tamara L Svencer

The greatest asset any horseman can possess is his confidence. Learn to lead your horse and be respected through the use of equine behavior. Learn to lead and be relaxed with your horse instead of

By: Tamara L Svencer l Pets > Horses l Feb 15, 2012 lViews: 45 lComments: 0
Tamara L Svencer

If you have a horse that bites, kicks, tramples or drags you around you have a spoiled horse! Somewhere along the way he has been "taught" that treating people poorly is acceptable just like a

By: Tamara L Svencer l Pets > Horses l Feb 15, 2012 lViews: 43 lComments: 0

One of the first things my dad had to do in preparation for the arrival of my first horse was to sell the 1967 Mustang he thought I would chose over a horse on my sixteenth birthday.  My dad was

By: Kristie M Allison l Pets > Horses l May 31, 2012 lViews: 56 lComments: 0

There is little I remember about my first horse that did not involve Merry. She showed up at my house one day to see if I wanted to go riding with her. Little did I know what a ritual these rides

By: Kristie M Allison l Pets > Horses l May 19, 2012 lViews: 49 lComments: 0
Kit Heathcock

If you love horses you hardly need a reason to commission a portrait of your beloved horse or pony. But just in case you need some justification here are five good reasons to go looking for an equine

By: Kit Heathcock l Pets > Horses l Apr 26, 2012 lViews: 55 lComments: 0
Glenys E Cox

The care of horses involves many tasks. This article looks at some of the basic necessities and tasks you need to know when you are learning about how to take care of horses correctly. You may be

By: Glenys E Cox l Pets > Horses l Mar 26, 2012 lViews: 37 lComments: 0
Glenys E Cox

Many new horse owners are not sure how to care for a horse and the main points as well as a few horse care tips are listed below. This article may not teach you how to take care of horses who live in

By: Glenys E Cox l Pets > Horses l Mar 26, 2012 lViews: 43 lComments: 0
Harry Winston

A look at the requirements of horses, from the time they are young, to the time they become adults. A horse needs to be treated properly and with great care.

By: Harry Winston l Pets > Horses l Apr 02, 2012 lViews: 48 lComments: 0

The good old days full of sweet memories from the past are cherished by all, young and.... more mature. We usually remember the good times and put hard times out of our mind. This Saturday April

By: Bob Roach l Pets > Horses l Apr 09, 2012 lViews: 42 lComments: 0

Once realised, poll tension is rarely a solitary problem but one problem within a cycle of muscular, physical and emotional entanglements. When the horse is moving comfortably and correctly, the poll

By: Roberta Adams l Pets > Horses l Apr 15, 2012 lViews: 45 lComments: 0
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