Latest Horse Articles & News

Feeding For Weight Gain
February 18, 2010

Seven Simple Steps For Putting Weight On Your Horse

First Sportaloosa Show Classes
February 12, 2010

The first Sportaloosa Show classes to be held will be at the Queensland All Breeds Youngstock Show May 2 at Toowoomba Showgrounds.

FEI Bans Rollkur
February 10, 2010

Participants at the FEI round-table conference at the IOC Headquarters in Lausanne have established a measured difference between the techniques of Rollkur and Low, Deep and Round (LDR). The new definitions mean that the practice of Rollkur is now effectively outlawed by the International Equestrian Federation (FEI).

Saving Raindrop
February 8, 2010

Just before Christmas last year, three local Pilbara boys were on their way to enjoy a spot of fishing out near 5 mile when they came across a young foal that looked lost, thirsty and in desperate need of help.

Horses Find Trust Again In Kinglake
February 2, 2010

A local horse whisperer program is helping bushfire traumatised horses regain the trust of people.

Equestrian Centre Moves Forward
February 1, 2010

Megan Wray is not horsing around with plans to bring a multimillion-dollar equestrian centre to Bundaberg.

Horse Owner Offers Storm Warning
January 19, 2010

A Laceys Creek man whose horse was stuck dead by lightning in November has warned animal owners of the potentially fatal nature of savage storms.

Liverpool Honours Shire Work Horses
January 7, 2010

After a decade of campaigning and fundraising the Shire Horse and Carters who worked with the animals will finally be honoured with a 2.4 metre tall bronze sculpture.

Simon Cowell Steps In To Save Horses
December 24, 2009

Celebrity judge from Britain’s Got Talent / American Idol Simon Cowell has stepped in to help save a UK horse sanctuary facing eviction.

Book Review: Empowered Horses
December 10, 2009

The subtitle of this book reads “Learning Their Way Through Independence, Self-Confidence and Creative Play”. So, let’s cut to the chase and talk about what this book is. After that, I can tell you what I think.