Buying horses from auctions can be a risky business. Make sure you know what you're buying before you write the check!
If you have ever wondered what different colors horses come in, here is the place to find it!
Having a horse trailer on hand is a good idea if you keep your horses at home and have no other way to get to a veterinarian quickly. Sundowner, Trails West, and Exiss are three great companies.
New horse owners should be aware of possible injuries and illnesses that can effect even the most well-cared-for equine. Horses are fragile animals, and ignorance to treatment options can be deadly.
Everything you ever wanted to know about horse colic!
Too many people get a young foal on the ground and the first couple months he is spoiled with contact, with doing things unacceptable to other horses but "it's so cute".
Many children fantasize about owning a pony, but how many actually receive their wish or even grow up to own one? Horse ownership is an investment that takes a lot of work and commitment, but it is worth it if you truly love this beautiful animal.
Recipes for creating your own horse treats at home.
Learn about the evolution of this wonderful, noble breed; it's versatility and current uses. Misinformation abounds about the Hackney Horse and Pony. I have owned, bred and shown Hackney Horses in a variety of disciplines for 20 years.
Controversy exists over whether the Appaloosas that the Nez Perce tribe rode were built like modern AraAppaloosas. But no matter their origins, these Arabian-Appaloosa crosses are beautiful and athletic.
Horse owners need to keep an equine emergency first aid kit on hand in their barn. If you are a long time horse owner or a new horse owner, it is always nice to have a beginners list to start building that equine emergency first aid kit from.
The Tom Thumb is probably the worst choice bit to use on a green horse to due it's faulty design.
Learn how proper desensitizing or "sacking out" training will make your horse a more reliable and trusting mount.
The Tersk is a rare but continually evolving breed that retains grace, athletic ability and a core of toughness that often can be found in Russian breeds.
Grooming your horse is something essential for any age or use of horse. It allows for health, daily maintenance, catching problems early and producing a horse who looks well.
Tacking up a horse for the first time, or even the first several times, can be a headache if you don't know exactly how to go about doing it. Luckily, if you follow a few easy steps, you should be able to turn the chore of getting a horse ready to ride into a breeze.