This year, Time to Ride joins Equine Affaire for the first time to provide attendees with horseback rides and information on how to get involved with their local horse community.
Dr. Lowder, My friends' 8 year old was recently given about a dozen "pet" chickens that they have let run loose to feed and roost in their horse barn. (For some reason they think this is cute, but that is another story...) I have read and been told that keeping horses and chickens in close proximity like that causes a health risk for horses.
I feel horsemanship is a key factor in becoming an accomplished roper. It is the better horsemen who are able to get the most out of their horses and make the most consistent runs, time after time. Overall horsemanship, in my opinion, is a good understanding of the different parts of horsemanship.
"Doing meaningful work" doesn't mean you have to sacrifice yourself and dedicate your life to caring for the downtrodden, poor, or sick. It means providing a service or product that is needed to improve the lives of others... human and/or animal.
Your horse presses his top teeth against a solid object, arches his neck, and swallows air in a rocking motion. A grunting or gulping noise emerges. This is cribbing. Its true cause is unknown but genetics along with stressful circumstances ...
Canada’s Eric Lamaze won the $130,000 CSI3* Adequan Grand Prix riding Fine Lady 5, on Saturday night, January 28, to claim his second victory of the week at the Winter Equestrian Festival in Wellington, FL.
Can you remember the exact moment you made the decision to be a trail rider? Can you remember why you made that choice? Sometimes we follow our hearts because that is where we feel called to pursue a pleasure or activity.
Gas colic is the least serious form of colic. That’s the good news.
Top National Reining Horse Youth Association members receive high honors through the Varsity Reining Club for their philanthropic, academic and leadership accomplishments.
From Laura Batts The Horse Hippie HORSE RIDER YOGA (approx. 160 minutes, 8 classes, $50.00) is a yoga program designed to help equestrians improve their confidence, balance, flexibility and connection with their horse. Yoga and riding have much in common. They both require a mind and body connection. They both require balance and rhythm, and […]