Explore the transformative role of horses throughout human history; equines were instrumental in the spread of agriculture, language, culture, technology and more.
The Seven-Year-Old Child with the Thousand-Year-Old Soul
Rescuing abused horses is a mighty task. Each circumstance brings its’ own set of challenges. In sixteen years of helping the neglected, this particular event still sits at the forefront of my heart and mind, guiding me through many difficult days. I met her on Monday. I stood quietly and stared in complete disbelief. The pain and suffering inflicted upon this lovely mare are nearly indescribable. My heart sank. My girlfriend cried all night, and I simply could not ignore this mare. Daisy needed help, and I was determined to be the one. I joined forces with my friends Kendra and Frances. We scrambled to put together a decent bribe. The owner casually mentioned that he was keeping her alive just for the baby. Our determination steadied. We made a reasonable offer and paid half up front. It’s difficult doing business with the devil.
France's popular special doctor. He's a horse
At the Calais Hospital in France, there was a special doctor. Everyone calls it Doctor Peyo. It's a horse. On weekdays, it shuttles through the palliative care wards and children's departments of hospitals, providing the final reassurance to patients in the countdown to life.
“I wish she cared about me that much,” said my then-husband to someone, contemptuously again, referring to the mornings before work. I would wake up early to care for my ailing horse at the boarding stable. Always jealous of my compassion, my wasband and I didn’t see eye-to-eye regarding care and concern for my animals. He didn’t seem to understand; he was the lucky one, not having to deal with a likely life-ending injury. My old horse had been in my life, through thick and thin, a lot longer than he had.
Equine Influenza and Strangles are the two diseases on the showground
Competition horses travelling regularly to shows are prone to catching any disease that is prevalent at the time, particularly those that are viral diseases passed on by contact or through the air. Equine Influenza and Strangles are the two diseases most commonly caught on the showground.
Stress and Your Horse's Brain
Welcome back! Today, I'd want to discuss how we are making progress in an area of dealing with horses that, until recently, has been entirely ignored: managing the animals' mental stress.
Essential Oils and Your Horse
We will look at some of their history, how you could have been misinformed about their safe usage, and even how they function, as I talk about the use of essential oils today as it relates to use with horses.
The Overlooked Importance of Bits
I have discussed how to utilize a western saddle correctly and how it is one of the most misunderstood methods of horse communication. If the use of the saddle is one of the most misunderstood aspects of modern horse ownership, then the right choice and use of bits must be the most perplexing. In reality, I have discovered that far too many trainers lack the expertise necessary to impart to their pupils the value of bit use and understanding in this area of dealing with horses.
The Roadmap to PTSD in Horses
As I began working with horses that had stored a lot of stress in their bodies, I became aware that there were other regulating elements that needed to be taken into account and treated.
3 Quick Steps To Check Horse's Health While Purchasing Online
There are a lot of things to consider when purchasing horses for sale online, and it is important to do your research to ensure that you are getting a healthy animal. It is also important to find a reputable seller and to be sure that the horse you are interested in is properly registered and vaccinated. Here are a few tips to help you purchase a horse safely and easily online.
Horses Have Healing Power
Zero, my horse, has always struck me as a smart "old soul" with a fierce temperament. We had a traumatic yet enlightening experience together when I rode him at our first horse exhibition at the age of seventeen. He started bucking frantically throughout our warmup round. I was thrown off the saddle almost instantaneously, landing right in front of his thrashing hooves.
A Shared Mission
I am A Mustang I come from the lost and unwanted Run aways and throw aways I was vital in settling this nation I have Bone as strong as steel
Horses: Fun Facts and FAQ
Do you love horses? Do you have questions about them that you've always wanted to be answered? This blog post is for you! Horses are a very popular topic, and there's a lot to learn about these beautiful animals. In this post, we will cover some of the most common questions people have about horses. We'll also share some fun facts that you may not know. So saddle up and let's get started!