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2013-09-24 23:00:51

Exotic cars, exotic chariots, exotic horses; support D.A.R.E.

Researchers Solve The Mystery Of Horse Domestication
2012-05-08 10:50:18

Just two days after the Triple Crown, scientists have determined that domestic horses, like the Kentucky Derby winner “I’ll Have Another,” originated on the grassy plains of modern-day Ukraine, southwest Russia and western Kazakhstan.

2012-04-08 23:00:59

Author Bonnie Ebsen Jackson, owner of T.H.E.

2012-02-10 15:07:48

What do Gai Waterhouse and Anthony Cummings have in common with Queen Elizabeth II?

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 company’s representatives. Wellington, FL (PRWEB)

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

2011-09-29 07:00:00

Developers of GastroMax3â„¢ oral paste support culture of giving with first not-for-profit participants: Elite Thoroughbred Adoptions, of Loxahatchee Groves, Florida, and Horses Healing Hearts


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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