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  1. Horse Health
    I found these threads while googling for pregnant mare info, thought I'd share. I have already decided against estrogen therapy, but this cinches it. Poor mares and babies, I've heard of this before, hrer's proof of it's existence. Friends of Animals | Pregnant Mares' Urine Investigative Report...
  2. Draft Horses
    My mare is the result of farming pregnant mares to make a hormonal drug called Premarin. The results of these pregnant mares, the foals, are useless, so they often go to slaughter. The PMU farms have been getting shut down so it is not as big a business anymore but there are still a lot of...
  3. Horse Training
    Well, remember how I was saying I don't like my trainer? Well I was wondering if you guys can tell me if I am doing something wrong? Yesterday, I rode him and he kept coming off the rail so I would bump him until he got back on then trot around the rail, correcting him when necessary, and once...
  4. Art and Craft Work
    I don't mind what you guys do, I just know there are many amazing artists on here. So if you wouldn't mind drawing, painting, computer-editing, whatever. I just love to see all the different artwork and especially with my horse being the star =) His name is Dozer and mine is Megan. Thank you...
  5. Draft Horses
    Everyone and anyone with a PMU horse please post a pic! These horses always are so sweet! The stuff below is just what happens at Premarin farms for those of you that don't already know, or that aren't sure. PMU (pregnant mares' urine) What happens to PMU mares? For approximately six months...
  6. Horse Training
    I've had my heart set on adopting a Draft to ride under saddle. However, most of them are only halter broke PMU mares. I consider myself an intermediate rider. I've owned an off-the-track TB in the past, and I've competed in a few shows. But, I've never "broke" a horse. I will have all the...
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