It seems that horses have always been companions of man, since our ancestors discovered that they could be useful for many other things besides food, and they began to use them as a means of transport and to use them in agriculture. Continue reading “How much we know the horses”
Horse riding is a sport where the concept of binomial prevails more than in others.
The knight is only half of this union and the other half is not represented by a mechanical means or a teammate, but by an animal, a thinking living being with specific characteristics. Continue reading “Horse riding and training – A storm of emotions”
Since ancient times, the Spanish horse breeds have been among the most appreciated and requested. The Iberian country has given birth too many equine varieties, often famous, as in the case of the Andalusian thorough breeds. But, still today, there are a number of very interesting horses that are worth knowing better. If you love horses and are interested in discovering the best breeds born in Spain, don’t miss this article. Continue reading “The best breeds of Spanish horses”
Carrying horses is a very frequent operation for those who use their animals for sporting, agricultural or simply raising activities. Often it is necessary to bring your quadruped around, to make it run, to move it or even to let it visit the vet. Many times it becomes a delicate task, especially when it causes stress problems or certain trauma to the animal. Ensuring the essential conditions of well – being and care is therefore fundamental. Here are some considerations for ideal transport for horses. Continue reading “How to transport horses correctly”
A race horse doesn’t stand out just for the speed and flexibility of its long legs. These animals possess a number of important skills that have been perfected throughout history with sports training. In this article we will show you which must be the main qualities of the two breeds of racehorses par excellence. Continue reading “Characteristics of race horses”
An adequate diet is one that provides the animal with all the nutrients it needs. However, depending on the situation and activity of each horse, it may be necessary to reinforce the feeding in several places. In today’s article we will talk about basic supplements for horses. Continue reading “Food supplements for horses”
Draft horses, as they are known today, only appeared after the 18th century. The breed was selected for military, agricultural and industrial needs. And currently it is appreciated for its strength and traction capacity. They can reach up to 1000 kg in weight and need adequate care and food. In this article we will show you the 10 most beautiful and powerful draft horse breeds. Continue reading “10 most beautiful and powerful draft horse breeds”
A pregnant mare requires special care and attention to maintain the balance of her body and ensure the health of the fetus. As owners, you will have to worry primarily about two crucial aspects: nutrition and protection from pests and other microorganisms.
The mares begin to be ready for mating in spring. Until the arrival of summer, the female is likely to show heat symptoms every 3 weeks. Continue reading “Pregnant mare: Everything you need to know”
The horse is an animal that has always lived and worked alongside man. It has been fundamental in areas such as hunting, agriculture, industry, war, as well as in sport. If you have a passion for this exceptional quadruped, it is possible that you already know many things about him. However, we have decided to summarize in this article 15 curiosities about horses that you can’t miss. Continue reading “15 interesting facts about horses you need to know”
Raising horses means having to make up for a large number of problems. This is a complex activity that requires responsibility, time, dedication and considerable financial investment. But it is a very rewarding activity.
The horse is a noble, intelligent and sensitive animal. If properly grown, it will become your ideal life partner. Here is a series of useful information and practical tips for those who want to enter the fascinating world of horse breeding. Continue reading “How to start raising horses correctly”