Horse soring is a common practice that is banned in most states, but it is still rampant in the southeast. To avoid being caught in this practice, horse owners are encouraged to follow federal law and have all horses inspected after winning a class. Many states have also enacted state laws to prevent soring. Chemical… Continue reading What is Horse Soring?
A mare horse is an adult female equine. In Thoroughbred horse racing, a mare is a female horse older than three years of age. In contrast, a filly is a horse younger than three years of age. The term mare is also used to describe a pregnant mare. Symptoms of a mare horse When a… Continue reading What is a Mare Horse?
Saddle cloth is an essential piece of equipment for horses. It serves the main purpose of protecting the horse’s back from abrasions. It is made mostly of cotton or synthetic materials. Riding caps come in a variety of sizes and shapes depending on the type of saddle they will be used. How do you choose… Continue reading What is saddle cloth? What are the types of saddle cloths?