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    Friesian: Description and Maintenance

    A horse has been a faithful human companion for many hundreds or even thousands of years. Many horse breeds appeared during this time. And each of them deserves the closest attention. Let’s talk about the Friesian in this article. History of Origin This breed is considered one of the oldest European breeds. It is named […] More

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    Percheron: Description, Care, and Breeding

    At all times, horses have been faithful assistants in various spheres of activity and mesmerized with their extraordinary grace and beauty. The Percherons deserve special attention among the many breeds, distinguished by their particularly large size and extraordinary strength. These animals have an interesting history of origin and external parameters. However, in addition to this, […] More

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    Horse Body Language: Horse Behavior

    One of the keys to working safely with your horse is understanding its natural behavior. If you can predict when a horse will show aggression or fear of something, you can react faster and better, avoid a dangerous situation or prevent it from occurring. The article below explains the basics of natural horse behavior. To […] More

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    Welsh Pony: Characteristics & Temperament

    The Welsh Pony is a group of four closely related horse breeds, including ponies and cobs. It is believed that these animals have lived in the hills of Wales since 1600 BC. The complexity of the biotope, the scarce food base, and the harsh climate led to the emergence of very strong, healthy, and hardy […] More

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    Ponies: Breeds, Maintenance, and Care

    Among the variety of domestic horses, absolutely charming horses stand out – ponies, which are also called little horses. They are diminutive and compact and are capable of causing all passers-by to feel affection and desire to pet the animal. Ponies are quite common animals in many households, on farms, and especially where there are […] More

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    Mustang – a Wild Horse

    The Mustang is a wild horse that used to be domesticated. There are many legends and stories about this breed. Unfortunately, today the population of the Mustang is declining. Appearance The Mustang reaches 150 centimeters at the withers and weighs about 400 kilograms. Because of the great interbreeding, the Mustangs can be of any color: […] More

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    American Quarter Horse

    The American Quarter Horse (American Saddlebred, the original name) is one of the most popular horse breeds in the United States. The breed is universal. Its best representatives become the stars of show rings and exhibitions, and the breed itself will be a great purchase for a stable or a private owner. The Quarter Horse […] More

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    Linseed Oil in Horses Diet: the Benefits of Feeding

    Omega-3 fatty acids are an important part of horse feeding. Whether for muscle building, for skin and coat care, or simply for the immune system in general: the nutrient has a positive effect on the entire body. But where do our four-legged friends get it from best? If you’ve been asking yourself this question, you’ve […] More

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    Taking Care of the Pregnant Mare Properly

    A healthy little foal – that is the dream of many horse owners. But whether you are now considering having your mare inseminated or you have already done so: There are a few things to consider when a horse is pregnant. We will therefore explain to you how pregnancy basically works and which factors you […] More

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    Basic Horse Care: Keeping a Horse on Stall Rest

    Sometimes it is simply unavoidable: While resting in a stall often leads to boredom in horses, isolated standing is necessary for some injuries. But when is that the case? Is the animal really not allowed to move at all? Then how do you deal with it? Do you also need to adjust the feeding? We […] More

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    A Guide to Feeding a Foal

    It took eleven months and your mare finally gave birth to a foal. What always means one of the most beautiful moments for many, also marks the beginning of a stressful time. Because there are a few things to consider when it comes to foal feed. We explain how to raise your young animal, what […] More

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    Horse Training: Is it Okay to Use Treats as a Reward?

    Whether you want to round off a successful training session or to confirm a behavior and encourage it: Treats are used quite often in horse training. But do you actually know how to properly praise? And which little bites are really suitable? You can read here why homemade horse treats might be a good idea […] More

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