Two equestrian events have caught our eye this month. Although they were both held on the same day, had an equestrian theme and attracted spectators, the similarities probably end there. One was a brand new novel equestrian themed race to raise money for charity and the other a large public event, steeped in history and […]
There are strict rules regarding the naming of racehorses and we have explained these in a previous blog. But in spite of these, many owners have come up with wonderfully amusing names which will always raise a laugh. Here are just some of the funniest names which have made it past the authorities.
Florida has been ravaged by one of the worst storms to hit the region in living memory. The human inhabitants of much of the state were urged to evacuate. But what happened to the many horses which call Florida home?
Have you ever wondered how racehorses get their names? Some of the chosen monikers seem very strange don’t they? The odd names are doubtless the result of those registering them trying to conform to the strict regulations. You may have thought of the perfect name for your horse but that doesn’t mean that you will […]
There are several plants that are poisonous to horses and you could find them growing in and around your fields or stables. Poisonous plants will also crop up on trails when you are out and about. Here are the species to look out for: