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Practices for posture - back exercises for riders

Practices for posture – back exercises for riders

Back pain seems fairly common in riders, but it doesn’t have to be that way. Understanding the factors that contribute to back pain, and...
herd dynamics

Herd dynamics – the social lives of horses

Herd dynamics are fascinating to observe. Read about herd hierarchy and how you can find your own place within your equine family.  We are...
herbal liniments and poultice

Herbal liniments and poultices for your horse’s back

Topical liniments and poultices have been part of the horse world for centuries, and are routinely used on the legs. But they can also...
7 ways to rescue a horse

7 ways to rescue a horse – even if you can’t adopt

Too many horses live in dire straits. You may not be in a position to adopt, but you can still help rescue a horse...
The Icelandic "Horse of the Gods"

The Icelandic – the “Horse of the Gods”

The Icelandic is an important part of Iceland’s history and culture. Learn about the origins of the Icelandic and the special qualities preserved in...
The Elements of Chinese Medicine — is your horse Earth or Metal?

The Elements of Chinese Medicine — is your horse Earth or Metal?

Understanding your horse's "element" can help deepen the bond you share with him. In this article, we'll take a closer look at Earth and...
Pine Nut wild horse advocates

Pine Nut wild horse advocates

This organization pairs up with local residents and the BLM to protect wild horses. When it comes to preserving and protecting wild horses, activist organizations...
Disasters: are you and your horse ready?

When disaster strikes: are you and your horse ready?

When dealing with a disaster, an ounce of prevention is truly worth a pound of cure. Learn how to prepare yourself and your horses,...
Responsible horse breeding

Responsible horse breeding

Mass versus selective breeding – we take a hard look at the ethical and financial aspects of the horse breeding industry. Highly controversial and...

Tack room makeover

Check out these eco-friendly and affordable tips for transforming your tack room. Considering changes to your tack room? Maybe you want to get more organized,...