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Jennifer Nelson

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Jennifer Nelson has always had a passion for animals and used to give her toy horses and stuffed animals haircuts. After 12 years as a dog groomer, she is now a freelance writer.

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7 Things You Should Know About Horse Teeth

You may know that your vet needs to periodically “float” your horse’s teeth, but do you know w...

5 Tips To Help Your Senior Horse Live The Best Possible Life

With advancements in veterinary medicine, horses are living into their late 20s and early 30s. But ...

7 Tips For Helping Your Horse Manage A Snake Bite

Did you know that 90% of snake bites (in the northern hemisphere) occur between April and October? D...

5 Things To Know About Transitioning Your Horse To Pasture

Spring is here! Time to turn out your horses to pasture, right? Not so fast. Transitioning your hors...

6 Common Causes Of Lameness In Horses

Lameness is a problem that will affect most horses at some point in their lives. Up to 90% of of lam...

8 Things You Should Know About Horse Cloning

Did you know there are several hundred horse clones around the world eating, breeding, and even comp...

8 Things You Didn’t Know About The Appaloosa

Appaloosas are known for their beautiful spots, but there is so much more to this gorgeous horse. Y...

An Inside Look At “The Most Handsome Horse In The World”

Whether you know it or not, you’ve probably seen pictures of the Friesian stallion Frederik ...

Meet Einstein, The World’s Smallest Stallion!

Meet Einstein, the world’s smallest stallion! When he was born on April 22, 2010, he weighed...

11 Different Riding Styles For Your Horse

You probably know that horseback riding is generally split between Western riding and English riding...