Monthly Archives: May 2010

Hauling Your Horse: Safety and Caution Must Come First

Congratulations! You are now the proud owner of your first horse. It’s time to either move your new responsibility to a boarding stable or to your own farm. There are many horsemen who will haul your horse for a reasonable … Continue reading

Posted in First time Horse Owner, Hauling a Horse | Tagged , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Buying Your First Horse – Part 4, Making Sure the Horse is Sound

Finally, the last recommendation before making your decision to buy your first horse, is making sure the horse is sound. This means that the horse does not have any lameness. Unsoundness can come in many forms, not just the obvious; … Continue reading

Posted in First time Horse Owner | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Buying Your First Horse – Part Three, Personality and Mannerisms

Ok, you think you may have found the right horse. You went through all the check points in part one, you have made arrangements at the nearest horse stables that meet the requirements that were discussed in part two, or … Continue reading

Posted in First time Horse Owner | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Buying Your First Horse: Part Two

Recently, I published an article called Before Buying a Horse, You Must Consider…, which provided information on what to look for, and how to size up the good and the not so good points of a horse that you need … Continue reading

Posted in First time Horse Owner | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Horse Home Care

What a wonderful situation to be in where you can get up each morning and venture down to the barn and greet your friends that greet you with a winney, or body language that says please hurry up because we … Continue reading

Posted in Facilities, First time Horse Owner | Leave a comment

Finding the Right Facility for Your Horse

Please, always remember, horses in the wild know how to take care of themselves. They have the option to move to areas that suit their needs, such as they can go into heavily wooded areas to escape the hot sun … Continue reading

Posted in Facilities, First time Horse Owner | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Before buying a horse, you must consider…

Things you need to know and what to look for before acquiring a horse. Continue reading

Posted in First time Horse Owner | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment