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13 Horse Superstitions Perfect For Friday The 13th

Today is Friday the 13th, which always seems even spookier during the month of October. That makes this the perfect time to talk about superstitions. In the past, there were plenty of things in the world that hadn’t been explained by science yet, so sup...

Research Finds That Horses Make Strikingly Similar Facial Expressions To Humans

Scientists have isolated 27 discrete facial movements humans use to communicate, the most of any animal. Recent research conducted by the University of Sussex has found that horses use an impressive 17 distinct movements – one more than dogs and four...

Horses & Chickens Make Perfect Barnyard BFFs

Last year Nancy Elwood was checking on the animals in her stable when she noticed a peculiar sight....

10 Facts That Prove William Shatner Is A Total Horse Fanatic

William Shatner is best known for his roles as Captain Kirk in the original Star Trek and Denny Cra...

6 Things You Didn’t Know About The Rare Skyrian Horse

The Skyrian horse is one of Europe’s oldest breeds, existing almost exclusively on the Greek ...

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...

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 thorough...

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...