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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

Rare Twin Foals Born In Texas Are Improving Every Day

When Jenny Tucker’s mare, Sophie, went into labor on May 11, she and her husband were expecting a normal birth. Tucker has been a part of the rodeo scene her entire life, and she first started breeding quarter horses when she got married. She’s se...

4 Common Equine Skin Conditions & What To Do About Them

Finding a strange lump, bump, or bald spot on your horse’s skin is always concerning. Even if it doesn’t seem to bother them, its mere presence means something isn’t right. You don’t want to call the vet for every minor thing, but you ...

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...

Metro: The Retired Racehorse With A Creative New Career

After crippling knee injuries ended his racing career, a horse named Metro Meteor faced a bleak fut...

Chincoteague Island Pony Swim

Annual “Pony Swim” Protects Wild Horses & Draws Crowds

Every year, tens of thousands of people crowd tiny Chincoteague Island to watch the wild ponies plu...

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...

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...

Determined Girl Mounts Her Horse In An Unusual Way

Mom Astrid Scheucher recorded a video of her daughter Romy attempting to mount her mare, Lisa- who...