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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


Behind the scenes sneak peek of the 2019 Australian Stock Horse National Show

While most events have a story behind them, the 2019 Australian Stock Horse Society National Show is no different. This year’s Show tells a tale of s


Ridley Corporation announces new distribution partnership with British Horse Feeds in ANZ

February 2019 Ridley Corporation Limited (ASX:RIC) is pleased to announce a new supply and distribution partnership with British Horse Feeds


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


Buying a Horse? Should You Do a Pre-Purchase Exam?

When buying a horse and looking at the many horses for sale, it is fairly standard to have a veterinarian perform a pre-purchase exam on a horse that


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


Preventing Gas Colic

Rapid weather changes or sudden diet changes can bring on gas colic. Gas colic is a major horse health issue in which gas becomes trapped in your hors


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


Could Hoof Boots Be Right for Your Horse?

Do you ride your horse barefoot? Does he get a little sore out on rocky trails? Maybe you have your horse shod, but are looking for extra traction whe