There’s No Turning Back – Genetically Engineered Horses are Here

No longer the hyperbolic motto of science fiction, technology has achieved the means to make horses faster, stronger, better. Microscopic proteins target a section of DNA, then cut the strands Cloning experts at [...]


Mare’s Tails are cloud formations that indicated bad weather ahead for ancient mariners


Today we rely on weather Apps to warn us of bad weather. In the old days people relied on signs provided by nature for forecasts.

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Video Tips from Jec Ballou

Each month, Jec Ballou provides WARHorses with simple, fun advice and exercises to developed improved performance and riding enjoyment with our horses. Between posts, Jec will share video tips, exercises that show us exactly how [...]

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Boston’s Great Molasses Flood of 1919

On January 15, 1919, a massive tidal wave obliterated Boston’s North End. The deadly wave was not a tsunami wrought from the Atlantic but rather 2.3 million gallons of molasses dumped on the streets when [...]

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WARHorses’ Favorite Horses of Sand and Water

Part of their appeal maybe their lack of permanence. They are not to behold for centuries like the equestrian sculptures of da Vinci or Remington, they are fickle to time. They will soon melt in [...]

By | January 10th, 2018|Categories: Features|Tags: , , |0 Comments

Crazy Horse’s Last Battle – January 8, 1877

We WARHorses are a tough bunch, we love our horses and demand time to spend with them. Crazy Horse was also tough, Chief of the Oglala Lakota Sioux Indians, he was a legendary warrior and [...]

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Cross Training Fitness Test for Your Horse

Jec outlines a basic test that will help you gauge your working horse’s fitness level for the New Year. Get in the habit of performing a fitness test every 6 to 8 weeks. This will [...]

By | January 5th, 2018|Categories: Features, Training|Tags: , , |0 Comments

Trail Riding Duo Captivates Internet

Louis and Comet enjoy spending time together, in fact they’re practically inseparable. Owner, Emma Massingale, a professional horse trainer, said she often catches the pair nuzzling particularly after they’ve been out on a ride. You [...]

By | January 4th, 2018|Categories: Features|Tags: |0 Comments