Lameness in horses can be a sign of several conditions. Generally, a lame horse can’t bear weight on one of its legs. This can occur from an injury to the leg or hoof, or from a neurologic condition. Regardless of the cause, it’s important to know the signs of lameness to avoid a potential problem.… Continue reading Lameness in Horses – What Does it Mean When a Horse is Lame?
Horse flies are true flies in the insect order Diptera. These fast-flying insects feed on plant nectar and carry various animal diseases. Horse flies are commonly found in barns, stables, and other confined spaces. They are often accompanied by a smelly odor and can be a nuisance in the home. Horse flies are true flies… Continue reading What is a Horse Fly?
If you want to purchase a race horse, you must know how much it costs to own and train them. There are several ways to buy a racehorse. You can buy it from a breeder or auction. A young mare can cost you anywhere from $50,000 to $40000. Cost of buying a racehorse The cost… Continue reading How Much Is a Race Horse Worth?
Different kinds of English Riding Saddles It is important to know the differences between various types of saddles so you can pick the appropriate one for your horse. The kind of saddle you require will depend on the size of your upper leg. The following table lists the different sizes that are based on your… Continue reading Types of English Riding Saddles