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  1. New to Horses
    I've owned horses for over 30 years and during that time have trained my own and rehabbed a few others. In doing so, I don't generally go with what's most popular or with what I'm told but instead use a consensus method to my training choices when it comes to the safety and well being of any...
  2. Horse Talk
    Maybe you have heard of this story in the news. Sheriffs in Morton county found 119 horses in terrible condition and 96 dead. Burleigh county sheriffs found 38 in the same condition and 3 dead. All were being starved to death and had no water. All horses are/were owned by the same owner. He had...
  3. Horse Pictures
    I've only had these guys for 4 days so please excuse their appearance and the makeshift pen! They were pulled from a herd of 150, the mare may be pregnant, and both have been left untouched for an unknown amount of time, the previous owners couldn't even say how old they are, or really anything...
  4. Horse Training
    My step father brought home a horse about a week ago from an auction in my town. Whoever owned the horse before us, definitely took terrible care of him. His hooves are cracked and infected with thresh. His teeth need to be floated, and we're positive he was abused/not trained right because he's...
  5. Hoof Care
    So my friend just rescued a horse from some people and the horses hooves are terrible. One of the horses hooves is cracked all the way up to about an inch from the top or hairline. We are wondering what steps should we take help repair it? Should we seal it or have the horse shod? Or supplements...
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