15 interesting facts about horses you need to know

facts about horses

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”

How to start raising horses correctly

start raising horses

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”

The Percheron: The Samson of horses

The Percheron

Percheron is a breed of horse known for its strength, its resistance and its robustness. It is a very powerful animal and many specimens of this equine variety have often become the largest in the world. Known as “the Samson of horses” for its physical characteristics that bring it closer to the famous biblical hero, today we present it to you in depth, so that you can know it better. Continue reading “The Percheron: The Samson of horses”

The benefits of raising horses in the open air

raising horses

Horses must be raised in the open air. This is fundamental for the correct development of these animals, and it is very important that the people who want to take care of them know the different breeds of horses and have all the resources necessary to do so. One of the essential things is space. You must think that as adults they are large animals and that they need to run. Continue reading “The benefits of raising horses in the open air”

Do you know the origins of horses?

origins of horses

Today we will talk about the origins of horses, or as everyone knows, the horse, one of the most beautiful and elegant animals in the world. The horse has accompanied human beings for thousands of years, and has always been a perfect work companion.

Horses have been evolving for 50 million years, but it is only in recent decades that scientists have tried to establish their origin exactly. With this article we want to reveal the secrets of their origin. Continue reading “Do you know the origins of horses?”

The Andalusian: The most elegant of horses

The Andalusian

With its elegant trot and gentle gallop, Andalusian is a horse with a bright coat. The most common color is gray, but also the bay, the morello and the roan appear. Its origins date back to the fifteenth century. Bred by monks from the monasteries of Seville and Jerez, the breed was then influenced by crosses with the horses of the invading armies during Muslim rule. Continue reading “The Andalusian: The most elegant of horses”

The classic doma, a real show

classic doma

The classical taming is one of the Olympic disciplines of equitation. It is one of the most challenging, but it becomes a wonderful show based on the strength, beauty and dexterity of the horse.

In dressage, as is known in classical taming, the knight is able to highlight the majesty of the animal and develop a game of identification with the horse, the result of hard training that translates into one of the most harmonious disciplines ever, which suits both the horse and the sport. Continue reading “The classic doma, a real show”