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Bulbs: How to care of the shock absorbers of a horse

Have you ever thought about the function of your horse’s bulbs? The ones placed at the bottom of each...

Creating a safe haven for rescue horses in Andalusia, Spain

This story starts like so many with a 'once upon a time' and a little girl. This little girl,...

Riding in the twilight: How well can your horse see in the dark?

At the moment the days are getting longer. And maybe the sun is still kind of up when you...

Low or high? The location of the hay net affects the horse’s back, neck and jaw

The hay net has long been a controversial topic in the equine world. It can extend the eating and...

Study: How does your weight affect your horse?

Article after article has been written about how much weight a horse can carry. Some consistently refer to the...

Study: Why half pads underneath the saddle can be effective

Are you using a half-pad underneath the saddle when riding your horse? Reasearch indicates that this might be a good idea.

Science: How often does your horse need shoeing or trimming

How often should your horse have a visit from the farrier? An english study provide you with an answer in this article.

Veterinarian: Creating a strong and durable horse – 3 things to focus on

The horse was born to live out in the open. That´s why, it´s built to be an amazing athlete....

Trouble with the horse’s jaw joint can cause a number of problems

You have probably read about the horse's jaw joint before. In recent years, there has been a lot of...

Help your horse with 3 of nature’s own oils

Are you skeptical about using oil for your horse? We are not talking about the cheap cooking oil from...

Dogs in the stable: How to avoid a bad experience

Many horse people love to bring their dogs in the stable. We love dogs almost as much as we...

9 signs to look out for: When is your horse getting old?

Do you know when your horse is old? Or getting older? It is often said that a horse can...

The anatomy of road apples: How to check if the horse is healthy

The way your horse lives can have a big impact on your horse´s stool – or road apples. The...

Injuries in the field: How does the mix of mares and geldings play in?

Maybe like us, you have always been told that mares and geldings are best kept apart. Supposedly because a...

Riders first aid: How to treat your wounds and blisters

For many riders, it is a well-known problem that from - the need for first aid - because we...

Study: How much your horse blinks reveals its level of stress

People who lie, who are exposed to a high level of stress or pain tend to blink more. In...

9 things you and your horse might miss from the 90s and 00s

A lot has happened since we had horses in the 90s and 00s. Many of us were children and...

New horse in the herd? How to integrate it

We all know horror stories when it comes to integrating a new horse into the herd. Many have been...

Surface in the arena: How important is it for your horse?

Do you know how important the surface in the arena is when it comes to health of your horse?...

Barefoot horses: Should you shoe your horse or go unshod?

There is much debate about the pros and cons around barefoot horses. It is a subject that can elicit...

Help your Icelandic horse to a summer without eczema

Summer is for 50% of the imported Icelandic horses synonymous with eczema. The horse gets an itchy and scaly...

Colic: What to do – and what not to do

Colic is one of the diseases most seen in the equine world, and it is never fun to stand...

Intestinal worms: How to fight the nasty little buggars

The summer is the peak season for your horse to become infected with intestinal worms. Here you can learn...

Fluid needs: How many liters of fluid does your horse contain

The horse's fluid need is quite large. So how can you stay on top of the heat and make...
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