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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 what that entails and why it’s important? What other dental problems are horses prone to? And what are the signs that something is wrong with your horse’s de...

How The 2017 Kentucky Derby Thoroughbreds Got Their Names

Earlier this week we featured a story on the strict and strange rules involved in naming a thoroughbred racehorse. Now that the 2017 Kentucky Derby is less than 24 hours away, we thought we’d feature how each of the 20 horses racing at Churchill Downs g...

Kentucky Derby History, Traditions & Champions

On Saturday, May 6, 2017 the 143rd Kentucky Derby race will enter the history books. With such a lo...

It’s All In The Name: 5 Rules For Naming Racehorses

Practical Joker, Irap, Always Dreaming–these are only a few of the thoroughbred racehorses prepar...

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 ...

5 Modern Uses For Draft Horses

Draft horses were originally bred primarily to work on farms to pull plows and other heavy loads. B...

8 Fun Facts About Horses

We love horses for their beauty, personality and the way they make our world a better place. Think ...

9 Things You Didn’t Know About The Morgan Horse

The Morgan horse is one of the most elegant and versatile breeds. From roping to dressage and every...