Horses

Learn what you need to know to safely train and ride a horse. We also cover feeding, transporting and dealing with possible health problems.

Tips For Boarding a Horse

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Not everyone can lodge their horse at home, so it is important to find the right place to keep your horse. Stabled horses rely solely on humans for care and...

Buying a Horse

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Buying a horse can be very exciting, but it is a serious matter that requires a lot of thought beforehand. It is important to remember that the initial cost of...

Dealing With an Older Horse

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Aging horses have a much longer life span ahead of them today, as opposed to twenty years ago. The benefits of modern veterinarian care, supplements, preventative care, and the dedication...

Teaching a Horse to Stand

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Teaching your horse to stand quietly when you ask him to “whoa’” is important. Standing quietly is something the animal will have to do routinely throughout his life. Beginning with...

Horse Breeds

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Horses can be broken down into categories, and then breeds within those categories. The categories are as follows. Light Riding Breeds. Arabians, Saddlebreds, Appaloosa, Cleveland Bay, Hanoverian, Lippizan, Morgan, Quarter...

Horses that Buck – How to Stop the Problem

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Encountering a horse that bucks is a common occurrence. Training the horse that bucks may be a challenge, but can be properly managed in a safe environment. Both horse and...