Pet Ownership: Buying a Horse

January 4, 2012 by  
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Pet Ownership: Buying a Horse Pet Ownership: Buying a Horse

Horses are strong animals who have beautiful coats. Used for everything from war to work, horses have been loyal companions to the human race over the years. Are you considering buying a horse? Here are some particulars on going about the process. They are great to watch in action. If you’ve never been to an equestrian show, then you are missing... [Read more of this article]

Animal-World’s Featured Pet of the Week – The Quarter Horse

December 5, 2011 by  
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Animal-World’s Featured Pet of the Week – The Quarter Horse Animal-World’s Featured Pet of the Week – The Quarter Horse

Animal-World’s Featured Pet for this week is: The Quarter Horse! Have you ever wanted a horse or marveled at what beautiful creatures they are? Chances are, you have! Quarter Horses are just one type that you might be interested in! Quarter Horses are truly an American breed of horse. Everyone has heard of them, and many people consider them... [Read more of this article]

Animal World’s Pet of The Week – The Friesian Horse

September 11, 2011 by  
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Animal World’s Pet of The Week – The Friesian Horse Animal World’s Pet of The Week – The Friesian Horse

The Animal World Featured Pet for this week is: The Friesian Horse! When thinking of a Friesian Horse, most people immediately think of a beautiful and elegant black horse with manes and tails that are long, thick and flowing. Indeed, these horses are very beautiful and they actually are used as dressage and carriage horses in many places! Historically,... [Read more of this article]

The Chincoteague Pony

July 30, 2011 by  
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The Chincoteague Pony The Chincoteague Pony

Chincoteague Pony "This Pony was first made famous by the book “Misty of Chincoteague” by Marguerite Henry in 1947! Over 50,000 spectators show up at the Chincoteague Pony Penning Day every year! These ponies originate hundreds of years ago from the islands of Chincoteague and Assateague, which are barrier islands off... [Read more of this article]

Haflinger

May 2, 2011 by  
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Haflinger Haflinger

HaflingerEquus caballus "I am a powerful, hard-working horse!" With a heritage traced to the Alpine mountain ponies, the Haflinger is very hardy and strong, but also sweet tempered! The Haflinger, also known as the Avelignese is a rather small but sturdy chestnut colored horse descended down from the Tyrolean ponies of Austria and northern... [Read more of this article]

Clydesdale

March 28, 2011 by  
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Clydesdale Clydesdale

Clydesdale Equus caballus"I have a quiet and calm temperament, but I sure do eat a lot!" As a draft/heavy horse, the Clydesdale is one of the most popular horses of its kind in the world! Clydesdales are heavy draft horses with high stepping gaits and beautiful coats. Most people immediately think of the Clydesdale as the primary... [Read more of this article]

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