AraAppaloosa Horse Breed Characteristics

Controversy exists over whether the Appaloosas that the Nez Perce tribe rode were built like modern AraAppaloosas. But no matter their…

Tersk Horse Breed History and Characteristics

The Tersk is a rare but continually evolving breed that retains grace, athletic ability and a core of toughness that often…

10 Tips for Preventing Horse Barn Fires

Barn fires are scary indeed. More than 1,000 structure fires destroy barns filled with horses or other livestock annually. How can…

A Guide to Horse Illnesses and Injuries

New horse owners should be aware of possible injuries and illnesses that can effect even the most well-cared-for equine. Horses are…

Equine Saddle Sores Prevention and Treatment

While you cannot saddle a horse when it has a saddle sore, you can ride bareback or just simply spend time…

Just Bought Your First Horse Now What Do You Do

Taking a horse home and hopping right on his back is not the best thing to do (especially if you are…