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”
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”
It is difficult to find in the animal kingdom a more elegant creature than a horse. Surprisingly, the character of this animal is able to convey even more nobility than it already does its appearance. Among its many qualities it is said that the horse is able to perceive our emotions. Is it true? Continue reading “How horses perceive and respond to human emotion”
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”
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?”
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 “What we know about the horses?”
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”
Horses often exhibit congenital anomalies and hereditary diseases which are usually diagnosed only during the life of the animal. Some of these may be contracted during fetal development, others may be hereditary. In this article we explain what they consist of. Continue reading “Do you know what are the most frequent problems in horses?”
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”