How Much Sleep Do Horses Need?


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It can be difficult to monitor how much sleep your horse is getting. Unlike people who tend to get all of the sleep they need each 24-hours in one lengthy snooze, horses are polyphasic. This means that they sleep multiple times through the day and night.

Wednesday, January 17th, 2018

Horse Racing in Palermo Suspended


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Horse racing has been suspended at the Ippodromo La Favorita racetrack in Palermo because Mafia links have been uncovered. No surprise there then! The police have found that Mafia bosses have been rigging races at the track in Sicily and that illegal gambling had been taking place. They arrested 25 people in December as the […]

Thursday, December 28th, 2017

What to Buy Your Horse for Christmas


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Christmas is the season of goodwill to all men – and horses! If you are getting into the festive spirit, you may wish to treat your treasured horse to something special, even if their gift won’t fit under the Christmas tree. Christmas presents are hard to choose at the best of times so, what should […]

Friday, December 1st, 2017

What to Check When Buying a New Horse


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You may have searched far and wide to find what looks like the perfect horse. But it is important to ensure that you are making the right decision. When you travel to see the horse in person it is crucial that you learn as much as you can about the animal during your visit. Set […]

Sunday, August 20th, 2017