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How to Quarantine a New Horse

When you’re trying out horses for sale, you’re probably not thinking too much about whether that horse could be potentially sick. You’ve had a veterin


Building a Great Grooming Kit (items to include in your grooming kit)

Grooming a horse is a great activity. When you groom your horse, you are replicating a behavior that horses naturally do in the wild. Grooming is bene


What Type of Temperament Should Your New Horse Have?

When buying a horse, you have many choices – there are countless horses for sale. And while you might have an idea of what you’re looking for in a hor


Is Your Horse Bored?

Is your horse showing signs of being bored? Maybe he’s chewing on his stall or walking up and down the fence lines of his pasture. Boredom can set in


Reading Equine Body Language

Horses communicate through body language, an entirely different language than the one that we speak. With time and careful observation, though, you ca


Tips for Bringing Home a New Horse

You’ve looked at horses for sale, have gone through the process of buying a horse, and are finally ready to bring your new horse home to his new agist


Dealing With Hoof Abscesses

Have you ever walked into the stable to find your horse suddenly lame, holding one hoof off of the ground? Your horse may have a hoof abscess. When we


Tips to Sell Your Horse Faster

Have you been trying to sell your horse for a while, only to have just a few people respond to your ads? Selling a horse often takes time, but there a


Why a Difficult Horse Can Make You a Better Rider

No one wants to work with a stubborn or highly difficult horse. When buying a horse or trying out horses for sale, it’s important to figure out when a


What to Do If Your Horse Colics

Colic is the nightmare of every horse owner. This serious condition can progress quickly. If caught in time, some colicking horses can be saved, but o


How to Get the Most Out of Your Riding Lessons

When buying a horse or looking at browse horses for sale it will be important to set up some riding lessons with your trainer to help you get accustom


The Advantages of Riding Different Horses

Buying a horse may be the dream of every rider, but did you know that riding different horses can greatly help you develop as a rider? Different horse


Bonding with a New Horse

You’ve looked at countless horses for sale and have finally settled on the right horse for you. Now you’re prepared to bring the new horse home. Are y


Knowing when it's time for a new horse

Have you been debating over whether it’s time to start looking at horses for sale? Although it would be nice to be able to keep our same horse through


Your Shopping List as a First-Time Horse Owner

Congratulations – you’re buying your first horse! Have you thought about the supplies and equipment that you will need for when you bring your equine


How to Properly Cool Down Your Horse After a Workout

After a long ride it is important to properly cool your horse down. Your horse’s health and his fitness depend on regular workouts, but a proper cool-


Tips for Hiring a Horse Sitter

As much as we love our horses, sometimes life means that we need to leave them for short periods of time – or sometimes for longer periods of time. Ho


Using the Right Type of Bit for Your Horse

The selection of horse bits available today is astounding. Bits for sale come in so many variations it’s hard to keep them all straight. There is no o


Helping your horse to overcome the fear of horse floats

Horse floats cause fear in many horses. Loading a horse onto a horse float can be a long process when the horse is fearful. There are a variety of


Time to Retire Your Horse

Is your horse getting older and slowing down in his current riding career? Retiring an equine friend is never an easy choice to make. Thankfully there