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There are few things scarier for a wild horse than to be frantically ...read more A pregnant mare was impounded as a stray and ended up at the McKinley ...read more

Horses & Chickens Make Perfect Barnyard BFFs

Last year Nancy Elwood was checking on the animals in her stable when she noticed a peculiar sight. One of her chickens was perched atop her horse, Rocky’s head! The chicken – named Chickaleta – roosted calmly, while Rocky stood placidly by,...

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 Crane in Boston Legal. The 86-year-old actor also makes some pretty funny Priceline commercials with fellow Hollywood equestrian, Kaley Cuoco. In his latest book (...

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...

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 ...