Our horses do a lot for us – they carry us and compete in athletically demanding sports. If you’d like to give your horse a bit of a reward, try out these seven ways to make your horse feel great. 1. Provide Plenty of Warm-Up and Cool-Down Time Warming up and cooling down your horse before and after exercise is an important aspect in keeping him feeling great. Warming up your horse properly gives his…"7 Ways To Make Your Horse Feel Great"
Have you always wanted a horse, and now you think you might be in a financial position to make that dream a reality? Horses are amazing companions that need a massive time and financial commitment that’s more equivalent to that of a baby than a dog. Here are 4 things you should consider before buying a horse. #1 – COST IMAGE SOURCE: D COETZEE VIA FLICKR The cost of a horse is far more than…"4 Things To Consider Before Buying A Horse"
Learning something new can be scary; exciting and fun, but scary! Even if you are a 1,000-pound horse, you can still be scared of something new. For a horse, jumping is especially scary – after all, they’re not sure what to expect from that hurdle! But once the skill is mastered, it’s beautiful to watch a horse gracefully clear a jump. This mare is about to take her first jump and her reaction is…"This Horse’s Reaction To Preparing For Her First Jump Is Priceless"
Growing up, the draft horses were always a favorite of mine. I loved that they were so huge, and yet so gentle. The Belgian Draft Horse is no exception, with his huge hooves, large body, and gentle spirit. While his looks may make him easy to recognize, here are 6 facts about the Belgian horse you probably never knew, including one about that signature chestnut coat. #1 – Originally from Belgium, Developed in America The…"6 Things You Didn’t Know About The Belgian Draft Horse"
Do you know someone who is an absolutely fabulous horse owner? There are many ways that you can be a great owner to your horse. Here are five ideas to get you started–and give yourself a big pat on the back if you are doing these things already! Prioritize Your Horse’s Health When you own a horse, that horse depends on you to keep him healthy. Make your horse’s health a priority by having the…"5 Ways To Be A Great Horse Owner"
Turmeric has been used for over 4,000 years to treat a variety of conditions. Studies show that turmeric may help fight infections and some cancers, reduce inflammation, and treat digestive problems. – University of Maryland Medical Center Native to southwest India, turmeric is a herbaceous plant of the ginger family. It is most commonly used as a spice in various foods, including Bangladeshi cuisine, Indian cuisine, and Pakistani cuisine and curries. Turmeric is also one…"These 6 Things Happen To Your Body When You Eat Turmeric Every Day"
When you ride horses long enough, you’ll learn that things can get frightening very quickly. Being able to stay calm in sticky situations can help you to get out of them safely, but staying calm is definitely a challenge. Here are 6 ways to stay calm in the saddle. 1. Take Deep Breaths When you feel yourself start to become nervous, make sure that you take some deep, slow breaths. Deep breathing helps to slow…"6 Ways To Stay Calm In The Saddle"
Anyone who owns a horse understands that this bond can’t be broken. There is just something special about winning the love and trust of such a noble creature that can fulfill you in ways you never thought possible. And while those who have never experienced it may claim horses do not show affection, we know better that that. Here are 8 ways horses show their love for us. #1 – Whinnying when they see you.…"6 Ways Your Horse Says “I Love You”"
A Texas sheriff and police department are now under fire after multiple atheist organizations attacked their decals saying “In God We Trust”. News of the incident came from the Childress Police Department out of Childress, Texas when the Police Chief, Adrian “Ottis” Garcia, put the “In God We Trust” decals on the back of every police car in his department. Once a few atheists found out about this, they were annoyed and soon spread the…"A Sheriff Is Told To Remove “in God We Trust” From His Vehicle, Read His 4 Word Response"
KABUL, Afghanistan — Workers at the Finest Supermarket in the Shar-e Naw neighborhood, which caters to foreign customers, were meticulously removing all the jam jars from the shelves on Monday. It looked as if for once they were culling goods that had reached their expiration date, but no such luck. Even when they were done, it was impossible to find any strawberry jam with a “best before” date that was still in the future. They…"Eyewitness to America’s Longest War, After Others Have Gone"