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  1. Horse Breeding
    So, I currently have four Tennessee Walking Horses. One stallion, two mares, and a gelding. Yesterday (May 31,2018) we put one of the mares out with the stallion to breed. They had the normal interactions yesterday and last night with the 'flirtations' and all that. Today, however, we made the...
  2. Horse Talk
    i have a 10yr old gelding OTT and recently he has become very aggressive with other horses. He has alway been kind of obnoxious. He is definitely the dominant horse personality. I have struggled with earning his respect for me and recently after several months the 2 of us have clicked and now...
  3. Horse Health
    Hello everyone! I've got a beautiful 7 year old black Morgan Mare and just recently she has been getting marks on her back legs that are all different shapes and sizes and have taken off hair. I am assuming they are kick marks as they are on her back cannon bone. But just the other day I went...
  4. Horse Training
    My horse and a friend's horse absolutely hate each other. When I am in the arena in a lesson the other horse is in the neighboring pasture grazing, and when we ride near her my horse gets distracted and scared. They don't graze in the same pasture because the friend's horse will kick and bite at...
  5. Horse Health
    Hi All, Just looking for a bit of advice, i moved my horse to a new barn about 4 months ago and all has been well, he is the only gelding out in a herd of 8 mares. About a week ago the owner of the barn released a horse into the herd who was just gelded about a month ago. This recently gelded...
  6. Horse Talk
    A little (ok a lot) of background...I'll do my best to condense this :? I moved to a new barn a week ago with my mare. I wanted her to be kept out with the herd because she has lived in a herd from the day she was born (not the same one mind, as she was moved when she was purchased, but always...
  7. Horse Protection
    While randomly browsing, I came across yet another horrible type of abuse against animals: Stallion Fights. A mare in season is staked out in a ring while two stallions fight over her. Like cockfighting or dogfighting -- this is horrendous. Has anyone in this forum every encountered this? I...
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