Zangersheide – Zang Horse Breed Profile

The Zangersheide (often referred to as the Zang Horse Breed) is not actually a true breed but a registry, aimed at producing quality show jumping horses. Established in the early 1970s at the Zangersheide Studfarm in…

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Buying an Ex-Racehorse – Pros & Cons

For some people, adopting or buying an ex-racehorse means saving a horse from an uncertain future. For others it means getting an athletic prospect at a low price. Whatever your reason it’s important to understand…

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English vs Western Horseback Riding – Which is Easiest?

One of the most frequently asked questions from novice riders is “what is the difference between English and Western riding?”, often followed by “which one is easiest?” Depending on where you learned to ride, you…

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How To Afford a Horse on a Budget

Horses are expensive. There’s no way around that. And if you have a limited amount of money to spend each month, it’s going to be difficult. But if you’re ready to buckle down, and learn…

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DIY Horse Care Recipes

After many years of sharing my DIY Horse Care Recipes on the blog, I wanted to create this round up post of my favorites, and give you all an easy place to get started. I…

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