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How to Worm Your Horse ?

Worms are a bit like squatters. They arrive unannounced, they sit around and stay uninvited inside your property all day and they’re a nightmare to get out. Worms can really affect the health of your horse and so it is imperative that you look after and treat these with a worming treatment as soon as […]

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Essential Tack Every Horse Owner Needs

Buying a horse is a big investment that comes with a lot of responsibility. You’ll need several bits of tack to ensure that your horse has everything it needs, whether you’re lucky enough to have the space to keep your horse at home or are boarding out. Take a look at our definitive list of […]

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A Beginners Guide On Choosing The Horse Saddles

Horse riding is a popular activity around the globe. Riding is a hobby for some people, and for some it is useful to perform their tasks like cattle chasing. If you are also interested in horse riding, then you have a couple of options. Either you own a horse or you can visit a horse […]

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An End To Horse Soring

There has been a lot of controversy in the equine world with regards to Tennessee Walking Horses over the past several months. The controversy arose following the introduction of a bill early this year that would end a practice known as ‘soring’ that gives the breed their distinctive walking gait. Despite the practice already being […]

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5 Essential Horse Supplies

These majestic creatures deserve the owner’s utmost care and love. As pets, as trophies or due to professional reasons, keeping a horse can be a lot of fun if certain things are taken into consideration. Basic needs such as food, water and a proper shelter are obvious but there are also additional supplies for your […]

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How To Teach Your Children To Ride A Horse And Start A Life-Long Passion!

Horse-riding is a wonderful pastime and there is so much that everyone can get out of it – adults and children alike. Horse-riding teaches self-discipline as well as caring for animals and equipment, and once a child has had their first ride on a horse they will develop a passion which will last a lifetime. […]

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Little and Big Companions: 5 Tips To Help Your Pets Look Great

Whether your best friend is a horse, a dog, or a cat, you want all your pets to look and feel their best. From proper grooming to the perfect tack to the most attractive accessories, here are some tips to help you keep your four legged friends looking great all summer long. Scrub, Scrub, Scrub […]

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Horse Health Care Basics

Bringing your first horse home can be a little intimidating if you are a complete beginner. Being a horse owner is a completely different experience than caring for any other type of animal. Most people who enjoy riding and keeping horses in general are lifelong equine fans who can’t imagine life without horses. With that […]

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Moving Overseas – What About Domestic Pets?

The moving overseas checklist Going to live abroad is a bit like going on holiday – except, obviously, that you’ll be spending more time abroad than any holiday, and rather than just pack essentials, you need to take everything with you, or leave it behind in storage. And when we move abroad there’s a massive […]

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Why Aluminium Is Used To Make Shoes For Race Horses

Decades ago, in the United States, horses were used to accomplish varying tasks such as plowing, pulling carts and deliveries. In many places, the horse continues in that capacity today. Although there are other things that horses do, Equestrian racing (horse racing) has been a sport for centuries. The sport most likely dates back to […]

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