History continues to be rewritten as theories on the domestication of the horse crumble in light of new evidence in the field and lab.
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Arguably, far more than sliced bread, the development of the horse shoe has had a dramatic effect on human civilization. Learn how they evolved over time.
In spite of the vast variety of colours we see in horses, did you know there are only two – genetically speaking – base coat colours?
The sciencey name for sense of taste is “gustation” from the Latin gustatio(n- ), from gustare ‘to taste,’ in case you want to use it in a crossword.
Here are 10 amazing facts about the equine sense of smell, which, though not as impressive as dogs’, is still way better than humans’.
Animal welfare enforcement is in flux in this country, and in some areas, in crisis. People want to know where to turn when they see horses in trouble.
Equine vision is different from human vision in almost every way, and it is helpful to us when riding and training to understand the differences.
David Lee, Victoria and Jason Leroy Small, accused in a case of animal cruelty in Ontario, have decided to plead guilty and face sentencing next month.
Here are 10 amazing facts about the intricate and complicated equine hoof – from its evolution, composition and growth, to its function.
Learn about the evolution of the boot that won the West, then went from functional to fashionable, with these 10 amazing facts about cowboy boots.