How much do you know about your horse’s feet? Here are five facts about your horse’s hooves that you might not yet know. 1. The Hoof Is Made of Keratin The hard exterior of your horse’s hoof is made of keratin, which is the same substance that our fingernails are made out of. The horse cannot feel this part of the hoof, but the keratin is hard and provides an excellent barrier to protect the…"5 Facts You Should Know About Your Horse’s Feet"
As we all know, it’s really difficult to train horses, but this girl made it look like it’s no sweat at all. This miniature horse aced the tricks- notice how much he enjoys doing them. This must be one of the most obedient miniature horses we’ve ever seen! These two make an amazing team- both of them really love what they’re doing! Can your mini do tricks? Written by Anne Millicent Duaban"This High Schooler Has Taught Her Mini Horse Some Amazing Tricks!"
Horses have sensitive stomachs and complex digestive systems. By domesticating horses, we’ve changed their diets so that they are now very different from what they would be in the horse’s natural habitat. Make sure that you’re familiar with these eight important rules for feeding your horse. 1. Maximize Forage Your horse’s diet should primarily consist of forage. Forage helps to promote a healthy digestive system in your horse, reducing the chance of colic. Additionally, it…"8 Important Rules For Feeding Your Horse"
This gorgeous horse is a true “Black Beauty,” and one of the most stunning stallions we’ve ever seen! He looks like he walked out of the pages of a fairytale book and galloped into the real world. Watch as he starts to gallop, the wind blowing through his shiny mane. He truly exhibits the firmness and valiance of his kind. Isn’t he just magnificent? A horse like this is fit for a queen–or king! Leave…"This Stunning Friesian Stallion Looks Like He Stepped Out Of A Fairytail"
The Black Pearl Friesian Dance Troupe is a non-profit riding group that brings together the beauty of Friesians, Friesian Sport Horses, and other Baroque breeds in breathtakingly beautiful performances. But this group doesn’t exist just for beauty’s sake. The non-profit has educational opportunities and rehabilitates injured or abandoned equines as ambassadors for their program. The group, hailing from Ridgefield, Washington, does several regional events a year, including the NW Horse Show and Expo, which I…"Watch These Beautiful Horses Bring A Carousel To Life"
This just might be the cutest case of mistaken identity you’ll ever see. A miniature horse foal appears to think this adorable pup is another mini horse who needs to be groomed! While the other horse ignores him, the baby is all about grooming the dog, who thoroughly enjoys it… so much so, he rolls over to get his underside scratched! No one would accuse this Staffie of being tough and mean – he’s a…"Young Mini Mistakes His Dog Friend’s Identity, Grooms Him Like A Horse!"
Prepare yourself for a cuteness overload! At just three days old, this tiny horse already has a mind of his own and loves to chase his human. It’s incredible that at such a young age, he already has a favorite person! Plus, his coordination and speed are pretty impressive for such a young baby. (Maybe he’ll even be a great runner some day…) Get ready for the most adorable chase you’ve ever seen: That’s one…"This Tiny 3-Day-Old Horse Loves Chasing His Human"
Patricia Bumgarner is passionate about America’s Mustangs. Her motto is “Let’m Live Free, and Die Free in the Wild.” She hopes her pictures will inspire Americans to fight for the wild horses’ protection and for better treatment of them. “Why do I love these wild animals? What’s not to love about them?” Bumgarner told iHeartHorses.com “I have a bad knee and when I get out and around them, I don’t feel the pain, they are…"Woman Risks Everything To Take These Stunning Images Of Our Wild Horses"
What exactly makes a strong woman? Her struggles, sacrifices, and selflessness. A strong woman has endured pain, overcome heart-wrenching experiences, and has allowed herself to be led by forgiveness. A strong woman has swam in deep and treacherous waters and held her breath as much as possible. This type of woman is self-sufficient, independent, loving, and has no fears of showing her vulnerability. The strong woman knows that one moment you are the teacher, and…"10 Reasons Why Most Men Can’t Handle A Strong Woman"
You brush twice daily, you use mouthwash, you floss meticulously. Why do we need to even bother with something that sounds like a process akin to siphoning engine oil from a combined harvester? Yes, Old McDonald did have a farm, but in his mouth it is “with an Ugh! Ugh! here, with an Ugh! Ugh! there”. This particular technique – oil pulling – is centuries old that can make your mouth’s day… and week… and…"7 Amazing Health Benefits of Oil Pulling"