FEI’s Best Groom 2017 – Alan Davies

Congratulations, Alan Davies, 48, Head Traveling Groom for Carl Hester. Alan has travelled the world tending Carl’s top horses, Uthopia, Nip Tuck and the recently [...]

December 7th, 2017|Tags: , , |

Gomer Saved a Horse from the Glue Factory

Jim Nabors died in his home in Honolulu, Hawaii on November 30. Born in rural Alabama in 1930, Nabors was the youngest of three children. [...]

December 4th, 2017|Tags: |

This Horse Ain’t Talking

Horse ownership requires a bit of a mental armor and is not for the squeamish. We are obligated to wipe off snot, pick eye buggers, [...]

November 28th, 2017|Tags: , |

Senior Mare Dumped in the Everglades

Dumping a horse is never a good idea, never. Sadly, it is a decision upon which some horse owners resort and seems to be the [...]

November 27th, 2017|Tags: , |

County Bans Beloved Warhorse

There’s a war, of sorts, brewing over the roundabouts in Norfolk, England. The battle centers around a large Warhorse sculpture and the safety of passing [...]

November 21st, 2017|Tags: , |

Police Throw Horse in Jail

Faceiro is a horse who lives in Brazil. He leads a typical horse’s life; eats grass, naps in the sunshine and enjoys an occasional ride. [...]

November 15th, 2017|Tags: |

Trick Rider’s Last Wish

Arlene Lamar, 89, in hospice care in Kansas City, Missouri had a final wish to attend the American Royal’s United Professional Horseman’s Association National Saddlebred [...]

November 15th, 2017|Tags: , |

Forrest Gump’s Got Nothing on This Guy

It was only his fourth win of 25 races but what a win - perhaps even the greatest win in horse racing history? Early in [...]

October 24th, 2017|Tags: , , |

U.S. Arabian Nationals Are This Week

The Arabian – Drinker of the  Wind And God took a handful of South wind and from it formed a horse, saying: "I create thee, Oh [...]

October 24th, 2017|Tags: , , , |

Man Strikes Police Horse – Goes to Jail

It happened again this weekend - someone assaulted a police horse. What’s the deal? What possess someone to walk up to a horse, let alone [...]

October 23rd, 2017|Tags: , , |

Meet Pittsburgh’s New Police Horse

Guiness.Photo: Pittsburgh Public Safety Department Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania was looking for ways to cut their budget in 2003. Terminating the nearly century year old [...]

October 18th, 2017|Tags: , , |

Australia’s Superstar Horse of the Year

For the second year in a row superstar WINX has been crowned Australia’s Horse of the Year. Her reign began 21 victories ago, most recently [...]

October 9th, 2017|Tags: , , |

Budweiser’s 2017 Baby Boon Recap

Warm Springs Ranch, Missouri is home to the Budweiser Clydesdales. The farm houses more than 70 horses including 15 foals born this year. Jake [...]

October 9th, 2017|Tags: , |

First Horse Show Powered by Manure

The electricity used at this year’s Helsinki International Horse Show will be produced entirely with horse manure at Fortum’s Järvenpää power plant. Producing the energy needed [...]

October 6th, 2017|Tags: , |