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Australia’s Largest Pleasure Horse Breed now paying out a huge amount of prizemoney

This week the Australian Stock Horse Society has begun paying prizemoney from the recently completed National Show of over $160,000. Society Chairm


Building a New Horse’s Confidence

When buying a horse, you’ll be faced with many horses for sale. Each horse for sale will have a different temperament and a different confidence level


Tips for Riding a Spooky Horse

As you try out horses for sale and ride different horses, you will probably come across a horse who is spooky. Riding a spooky horse can be a bit unse


Building Your Confidence When Riding a New Horse

Fear and horseback riding sometimes go hand in hand. When you’re trying out different horses for sale and buying a horse, it can be difficult to build


Tips for Riding a Horse That Bucks

During the course of your career in horseback riding, you will probably have to deal with riding a horse that bucks. Bucking horses are not fun to rid


Top Necessities to Have on a Trail Ride

Trail riding is a great way to get away with your horse for a while. But things can happen unexpectedly on the trail, and if you’re miles away from he


Help Your Old Horse to Live Longer

Older horses and senior horses are some of the best equine partners around. But as horses age, their needs and activity levels change. While you may b


Is Your Horse Ready for Trail Riding?

Trail riding can be one of the most exciting and relaxing parts of horseback riding. Preparing your horse to go out on the trail is an important part


Preparing to Bring Home Your First Horse

Congratulations! You’ve tried out horses for sale, found the perfect one, and are now buying your first horse. Before you bring home your horse, there


Does Your Horse Need a Dentist?

Did you know that regular equine dentistry is an important aspect of caring for your horse’s health? Equine dentists help to keep their patients comfo


How to take good photos of your horse

Photographing a horse can be challenging. Often photos of horses come out blurry, too dark, or just looking wrong. We all want to be able to take beau


Safety When Loading Your Horse Onto a Horse Float

Safety is always a major issue to consider when looking at horse floats for sale and horse trucks for sale. But once you’ve bought a horse truck or ho


Tips for Test Riding a Horse for Sale

When you’re buying a horse, the test ride is an important factor in deciding if that horse is right for you. These tips can help you to better evaluat


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


From Adversity Comes Strength 2019 ASHS National Show

A wrap up of some of the great memories at this year's Australian Stock Horse National Show. Despite many challenges in the lead up to the 2019 Aus


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