In this article trainer and stuntwoman Niki Flundra answers questions about training liberty horses, what she enjoys about working with horses, and more.
Many trainers administer Lasix at races, potentially throughout a horse’s racing career. But is it really an effective preventative tool for EIPH?
We started to play with how to do horse things in more of a dog way. Why wouldn’t we? After all, we are out of the box thinkers to start with.
Kentucky Equine Research has developed an “App” to use in combination with heart rate and GPS monitors in horses, THE KER ClockIt Smartphone application.
Spring Song hasn’t been on a trailer in three years, however, that doesn't mean she doesn't have tricks up her sleeve, like loading all by herself.
Avery Arendes stars in Apple of My Eye, a film about a teenage rider who loses her eyesight and is no longer able to ride. Find out more here.
MJ Askins and others from Western Kentucky University (Abstract 11) conducted a study to determine the effect of feeding Teff hay to horses.
My hope for the next 150 years is that all animal training becomes more aware of the animal’s intelligence and treats them as the sentient beings they are.
Christopher Forbes, a director and producer, has worked on many films. In this article he gives a behind-the-scenes look on horses in the film industry.
This article explores both Hombre and Spring Song's pre-flight checks, what exactly this means, and the process of getting Hombre to walk onto a tarp.
Standing tied is also an important aspect to barn safety. Many horses feel restricted due to their natural claustrophobia when they are tied.
Several teams of researchers conducted studies on the effects of whole-body vibration on: hoof growth, muscle metabolism, flexion tests, and more.
In this article William Shatner, author of Spirit of the Horse, answers questions about his favourite horse-related memory, and more.
So, my older guy decided that he would not/could not eat any of the big jug of fish oil I'd bought him (but luckily I was able to give it to another horse).
They've done a square dance on horseback with the boys side by side so they didn’t think it’d be a great leap to dance side by side. Wrong.