Horse Riding Apparel

Do you picture yourself riding barefoot on your galloping horse with the wind blowing through your hair? If so, you may want to reconsider your riding apparel. Although it may not be quite as … [Read more...]

Horse Training

If you buy a foal or a horse that is green broke, you will need to be prepared to train your horse. After all, a badly trained horse is not just unenjoyable. A horse is a big animal and can be … [Read more...]

Grooming Tools For Your Horse

So, you finally have a horse and now you need to buy grooming tools. However, the feed and tack store is crammed with tools and equipment, which of these tools do you need to buy to keep your horse … [Read more...]

Feeding Your Horse

When you are caring for your horse, one of your most important responsibilities will be feeding him properly. Overfeeding grain to a horse can lead to a serious case of gas colic, which is an illness … [Read more...]

Getting Your Horse to Trust You

It is possible to ride a horse that is uneasy around you, but it is much more enjoyable to ride a horse that trusts you completely. However, getting your horse to trust you is not always easy, … [Read more...]

Buying Guide to Halters

The halter is the first piece of tack most horses ever wear and usually the only piece they still wear after they are retired to the pasture. Halters are important because they can help horse owners … [Read more...]

Grooming Your Horse – An Overview

While almost any animal should be groomed to keep it looking sleek and glossy, grooming a horse is even more important. Grooming a horse regularly can prevent serious medical problems, especially … [Read more...]

How to Avoid Potential Dangers When You are Riding Your Horse

Riding a horse can be one of the most wonderful experiences that a person can have. However, no matter how long you've been riding, you need to be aware of what's going on around you and you should … [Read more...]

Stabling Your Horse

When you buy a dog or cat, where to keep your new pet is probably one of the last things on your mind. However, for anyone who is considering buying a horse, housing is one of the biggest concerns. … [Read more...]

HorseLvr.com – August 2007 Summary

http://HorseLvr.com (RSS) The creation of HorseLvr.com was to keep all of the specific horse breed information in one centralized blog. Here is a summary of the entries made in the month of August … [Read more...]

Buying Guide to Bridles

You may be able to ride a horse without a saddle, although it isn't the safest idea, but few people can control their horses without a bridle. The bridle is designed to connect the bit in a horse's … [Read more...]

Buying Guide to Bits

If you want your horse to go where you want to go when you are riding him, then you will need to use one essential piece of equipment, the bit. The bit is basically a metal bar that sits in the … [Read more...]

Buying a Horse

You've finally decided that you want a horse of your own, so now you can simply go out and buy one, right? Well, a horse isn't exactly as simple to own as a cute little kitten or a goldfish. Before … [Read more...]

How to Behave Around a Horse

Horseback riding is a fun and relaxing activity for both adults and children. However, horses are large, powerful animals and are easily startled. Before you or your children go horseback riding, you … [Read more...]

The Importance of Formal Lessons

Riding a horse looks so simple that you shouldn't need formal lessons, right? Actually, while it may be easy to fall off a horse, staying on is a bit trickier. Staying on and looking good is even … [Read more...]

Horse Health

Many new horse owners are completely unaware that horses need to be vaccinated regularly, just as other pets do. However, since a horse is so large, providing these animals with preventative health … [Read more...]

What Horse Supplies Do I Need To Enjoy Riding?

By Candice Sabrina If wishes were horses, then beggars would ride. Or so the old saying goes. However, wishes were horses but not horse supplies as well, then the beggars in question would not be … [Read more...]

Feeding Your Horse – Some Basic Rules

By Ron Petracek You are what you eat, and this goes for horses as well. Keeping your horse in optimal shape means knowing what to feed, how much to feed, and when to feed. To keep your horse at his … [Read more...]

Healthy Horse vs. Sick Horse

By Ron Petracek There are many signs that will tell you whether your horse is healthy and doing well or if he is a little “off” and not feeling so great. As a horse owner, or potential horse owner, … [Read more...]

Horses And Kicks That Kill – A Must Read Article

By John Silveira I am a Farrier and I have been kicked by horses. All I can say is it’s no laughing matter and I’ve been very lucky to come out of it with no permanent physical problems. Others are … [Read more...]

The Importance Of Horse Supplies In Maintaining A Healthy Animal

By Riley Hendersen In the care and keeping of horses, it is necessary to have a variety of standard horse supplies at the ready in order to responsibly fulfill our duties as horse owners or … [Read more...]

Understanding The Signs Of Horse Health To Protect Your Animal

By Riley Hendersen As any pet is cared for within the home, the care for horses is very much the same; ensuring the proper medical, physical, and nutritional care for a horse is part of the … [Read more...]

Helpful Thoughts on Owning and Boarding Your First Horse

By Carolyn McFann Having a horse is fun, but a major responsibility, so be thorough on your research of barns to board it at. It pays to choose a place that is close to where you live, has facilities … [Read more...]

7 Tips To Horsemanship And Riding – Is Learning Horsemanship and Riding Really This Easy?

By Staci Jansen Approaching a horse correctly is the first step to gaining it’s trust. Walk slowly from the side toward the shoulder, never approach a horse head on. Don’t look directly at the horse … [Read more...]

Horse's Feet – Hoof Capsule Stretch, The Effects Thereof

By John Silveira When looking at horses’ feet it’s typically understood the hoof is quite hard. It’s not generally understood that in spite of the hardness the hoof can change shape and drift. The … [Read more...]

How to Photograph Your Horse

By Ron Petracek A good photograph portrays your horse in his best possible light. A bad photograph, by contrast, draws attention to every fault, no matter how insignificant, and sometimes even … [Read more...]

Care of Foals

By Roger Bourdon Its so exciting isn’t it having a new foal around. I just love them, they are so gorgeous to look at and so vulnerable, that I find them completely adorable! OK, so that’s enough of … [Read more...]

Basic Ways To Look After Horse Health

[recreation] By Samantha Kay Horses are living creatures with needs and emotions. But if you love horses, you don't need to be told that. And like all living creatures, they need to be kept healthy … [Read more...]

When Building a Horse Fence

[recreation] By Ken Wilssens If you decide to keep horses on your property then you have to provide security so that you will have good management and control. This will allow you to have greater … [Read more...]

When Building a Horse Fence

By Ken Wilssens If you decide to keep horses on your property then you have to provide security so that you will have good management and control. This will allow you to have greater enjoyment and … [Read more...]

Basic Ways To Look After Horse Health

By Samantha Kay Horses are living creatures with needs and emotions. But if you love horses, you don't need to be told that. And like all living creatures, they need to be kept healthy if they are to … [Read more...]

The Epsom Derby – 2007

It's always nice to pass along current events that are happening around the world in the PETLVR Kingdom .. (and feel free to ADD YOUR OWN PET RELATED EVENT to our Calendar) .. I am passing along a … [Read more...]

Top 5 Tips To Help You Choose The Best Horse Boarding Stable

By Jayne Miller Choosing the right horse boarding stable will ensure your horse's health, safety, and happiness. In order to find a stable that meets your horse's specific needs, it is important to … [Read more...]

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