Horses : Pets & Animal

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Tips for Shaving the Muzzle of an Arabian Horse

Tips for Shaving the Muzzle of an Arabian Horse

Grooming your Arabian horse should be a part of its routine care but grooming for the show ring requires a little more work. Arabians are bold, beautiful animals that stand out in any crowd, especially when they are properly clipped and groomed. They excel at English and Western competitions, thereb......[Read More]
Why Have A Horse?

Why Have A Horse?

I have met so many people during my life that had horses. The first type of people I met was when I was a young girl and my father owned race horses. I can't really remember any of them actually loving the horse.......[Read More]
Redoing a Bathroom Western Style

Redoing a Bathroom Western Style

If you are looking for a new and improved look for your bathroom, you can decorate it in an authentic Western theme. Since the bathroom is small compared to other rooms in the home, redoing it can be done using only a few simple decor tools and supplies. The greatest contributions to a Western-theme......[Read More]
Dressage Riding and Tack

Dressage Riding and Tack

Have you ever seen a horse that has been fully collected with springing steps and beautiful form? Well, this was a horse performing the classical type of riding known as Dressage.......[Read More]
Rocky Mountain Horse Breed Information

Rocky Mountain Horse Breed Information

Despite its name, the Rocky Mountain horse did not originate in the Rockies but in the hilly region of eastern Kentucky in the early 1900s. Other breeds that originated there were the American Saddlebred, the Tennessee walker and the Missouri fox trotter. The Rocky Mountain horse is the least-known ......[Read More]
How to Train a Yearling Horse For Horseback

How to Train a Yearling Horse For Horseback

Most people have no idea how to train a yearling horse or what to do with them. So they just practice getting them haltered maybe pick up the feet and then turn them out in pasture until they are 2 or 3 years old, then begin training. Well I look at that time in between as time wasted.......[Read More]
Bolting at the Stand Still

Bolting at the Stand Still

What? Bolting at the standstill? Impossible you say, but if you have a horse that won't stop at the other gaits, I can assure you he is bolting with you at the standstill as well. ......[Read More]
A 15 Minute Groomer

A 15 Minute Groomer

Not all of us have the luxury of time. Still, we still engaged ourselves in fun activities that suit our liking. Many horse enthusiasts engaged themselves in grooming horses.......[Read More]
Horse Fence Choices

Horse Fence Choices

There are several different types of fences available for horse pastures and paddocks. Here are the top choices available to horse owners.......[Read More]
Revulcanized Vs Bonded Crumb Horse Stall Mats

Revulcanized Vs Bonded Crumb Horse Stall Mats

There are a number of advantages to choosing revulcanized rubber mats over bonded crumb horse stall mats. Among other benefits, revulcanized rubber horse stall mats are more durable, will not change shape and will not absorb animal fluids. While the bonded mats do have the benefit of having a lower ......[Read More]
How to Become a Jockey

How to Become a Jockey

Racing horses is one of the most exhilarating and dangerous of the equestrian sports.......[Read More]
How to Braid a Pinwheel on a Horse

How to Braid a Pinwheel on a Horse

In hunter competitions, a horse's tail is often braided to help show off its form and give the horse a refined look. The pinwheel, while not the traditional method of finishing a hunter's tail braid, is a popular alternative to both the loop or the wrap because of its somewhat fancier appearance. A ......[Read More]
Variant Styles of Horse Riding Saddles You Can Use

Variant Styles of Horse Riding Saddles You Can Use

When you go out in the market to purchase a saddle that you can use while riding your horse, you need to be more critical in your choice given that there are several variants out there in the market. This will provide you with comfort, efficiency, and safety while on your outdoor adventure riding th......[Read More]
Hoofin' It - Part 1

Hoofin' It - Part 1

What do you look for in a horse? Is it Breed? Is it color? Is it confirmation?......[Read More]