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2012-04-08 23:00:59

Author Bonnie Ebsen Jackson, owner of T.H.E. Ranch (Teaching Humans with Equine) in Skull Valley, AZ, draws on her experience in the horse world, as well as the publishing and mental health industries to explain how building responsible and benevolent leadership skills can produce happier and healthier horses“¦and people. Jackson wrote her book, "Herdmates to Heartmates: The Art of Bonding with a New Horse" initially to educate new horse owners on how to build better...

2012-02-10 15:07:48

What do Gai Waterhouse and Anthony Cummings have in common with Queen Elizabeth II? They've all owned horses that have been at the centre of doping scandals - but new research by a consortium including the Queensland University of Technology (QUT) is set to provide more certainty around the sometimes dicey business of administering therapeutic drugs to horses. QUT Professor of Biosciences, Martin Sillence, said the new research pinpointed the length of time it took for 18 of the most...

2011-10-27 07:00:00

MW Products gets green light to handle GastroMax3 Equine Ulcer Paste due to the deep equine background of the companyâs representatives. Wellington, FL (PRWEB) October 27, 2011 Horse Gold Inc., developers and manufacturers of GastroMax3â“ž¢ Equine Ulcer Paste, the industryâs most advanced equine gastric ulcer prevention solution, approved the companyâs first and possibly only nationwide distribution contract with MagnaWave...

2011-10-14 07:00:00

If old horses go to pasture, what do you do with old wood from a Thoroughbred horse farm? Pioneer Millworks reclaimed nearly 300,000 board feet of old Black & Tan Oak from large horse farms and re-milled it into flooring for the EquiCenter, a therapeutic horseback riding center dedicated to helping people with disabilities, at risk youth, veterans, and their families. Mendon, NY (PRWEB) October 14, 2011 If old horses go to pasture, what do you do with old wood from a Thoroughbred horse...

2011-09-29 07:00:00

Developers of GastroMax3â“ž¢ oral paste support culture of giving with first not-for-profit participants: Elite Thoroughbred Adoptions, of Loxahatchee Groves, Florida, and Horses Healing Hearts in Wellington, Florida. Wellington, Florida (PRWEB) September 29, 2011 Horse Gold, developers and manufacturers of GastroMax3â“ž¢ oral paste, the industryâs most advanced equine gastric ulcer prevention solution, announced the...

2011-07-28 00:27:00

JAKARTA, Indonesia, July 28, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- CV. Unlimited Satisfaction is proud to announce the release of their new horse racing card game, Horse Race Card, as both a playing card game and an app. The app is currently available for the iPhone, iPad, and iPod, and will soon be available for Blackberry and Android phones. The game, created by Ricky Ahluwalia, President Director of CV. Unlimited Satisfaction, is expected to be well received world wide. He encourages potential...

2011-07-02 00:00:33

A new informative book, 99 Ways to Not Kill Your Horse, is available now to give horse owners useful tips on good horsemanship. Olympic Silver medalist Gina Miles has endorsed 99 Ways to Not Kill Your Horse as ""¦a necessity for horse owners"¦" Pittsburg, TX (PRWEB) July 01, 2011 Authors, Vanessa Taraba and Susie Lytal bring you 99 Ways to Not Kill Your Horse, a humorous, candid, yet very informative book, based on many years of horse experience as professionals. This well...

2011-03-03 23:19:05

Fossil records verify a long-standing theory that horses evolved through natural selection, according to groundbreaking research by two anatomy professors at New York College of Osteopathic Medicine (NYCOM) of New York Institute of Technology. Working with colleagues from Massachusetts and Spain, Matthew Mihlbachler, Ph.D., and Nikos Solounias, Ph.D. arrived at the conclusion after examining the teeth of 6,500 fossil horses representing 222 different populations of more than 70 extinct horse...

2011-02-02 00:00:42

Youngsters, teens and adults who love horses are getting a special leg up, thanks to the generosity of Signal-Health LLC, a distributor of EquiwinnerTM patches Mesa, AZ (PRWEB) February 1, 2011 Barbara Socha, President of Signal-Health today announced her firm's introduction of a rebate program aimed to help riding clubs and other groups fund their initiatives or defray expenses. "Riding clubs, horse rescue associations, therapeutic riding organizations and other non-profit groups are the...


Latest Animal-powered transport Reference Libraries

Russian heavy draft horse
2014-06-25 13:34:45

The Russian Heavy Draft is a breed of horse originating in the former Soviet Union and officially registered in 1952. It was developed by crossbreeding Russian mares with warmblood and draft horses like Orlov Trotter, Percheron and Ardennes in the mid-1880s. It is short and muscular with a thick mane and tail. The neck is well crested and thick. Its average height is 59 inches and reaches maturity earlier than most other breeds. The legs are short and lightly feathered, ideal for pulling...

Karabair Horse
2014-06-17 07:05:27

The Karabair is an ancient breed of horse from Uzbekistan, Central Asia. In Chinese writings the breed was described as the “flying horse.” Its development most likely originated from Arabian and Mongol blood mixed later with desert horse breeds such as the Turkomene. There are three distinct types of Karabair horses. All three are similar in height, standing between 58 and 60 inches high. There is a light draft, a heavy draft and a light riding horse. The heavy draft’s population...

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Word of the Day
bodacious
  • Remarkable; prodigious.
  • Audacious; gutsy.
  • Completely; extremely.
  • Audaciously; boldly.
  • Impressively great in size; enormous; extraordinary.
This word is probably from the dialectal 'boldacious,' a blend of 'bold' and 'audacious.'
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