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”
Today we will talk about the origins of equus horses or, if you prefer, simply horses, according to many the most beautiful and elegant animals in the world. For thousands of years they have been faithful companions of man and helped him in the hardest jobs.
The origin of horses is, in our opinion, a very interesting topic, in fact for several decades many researchers have been trying to trace the exact origins of this noble animal. Continue reading “Horses: Where do they come from?”
The horses are magnificent creatures, symbolizing beauty, elegance and strength. Man has used these majestic animals for centuries, but have you ever wondered where horses come from? We invite you to learn a little more about this magnificent species, which is and has been among us for so long and which has helped us so much. Continue reading “The Origins of Horses”