To the average equine appreciator, the terms “mule” and “donkey” are often used interchangeably. They look similar, sound similar and their breed names are used, somewhat unfairly, similarly in metaphors and similes (“stubborn as a mule”/”stubborn as a donkey”). It may surprise you, then, to learn they are actually two separate animals! But just what […]
Choosing a barn name for your horse is typically much easier than a show name. When showing our horses, a name is usually chosen that is longer and, usually, more elegant. Sometimes it helps to have a list of names to give you some ideas.
Doma Vaquera pursues a balanced and methodical training of the equine so that the vaquero manages to perform all his orders in harmony and balance. The horse must be so attentive to its rider, that together they become a perfect pair.
Beet pulp is a quality source of forage for horses and it can even help stretch your hay when you are running low. It can add weight to horses that need a little extra boost and it is perfect for horses with insulin-related issues.
Does your horse look like he’s vomiting or throwing up? Learn some ways to identify what might really be going on.
Learn about the Arabian horse in this expansive breed profile that includes origin, characteristics, types of Arabians and prices.