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WARHorses Book Review – “Bound in Flame”

2021-01-22T15:34:51+00:00February 27th, 2020|Categories: Features, Product Reviews, Products|Tags: , |

Sent to boarding school to temper her impetuous actions, Letty returns home to Hawaii with a big splash. Leticia Lili’uokalani Lang, Letty, is a young woman driven by her passion - an unwavering concern for the welfare of animals. She becomes immediately relatable, a strong woman imbued with a genuine concern and respect for life. [...]

WARHorses TIP: Loyalty Cards for Feed

2020-12-14T22:27:34+00:00February 18th, 2020|Categories: Advice, Features, Management, Series, Tips|Tags: , , |

Today’s #WARHorses TIP is one that hits home for many of us - buying feed. Baby’s gotta eat but that weekly trip to the feed store can put a pinch in your pocket book. Wouldn’t it be great to save a few dollars? Feed stores and manufacturers occasionally offer loyalty discounts; i.e., buy 4 get 1 [...]

16 Horses Die After Eating Blister Beetles

2020-12-14T22:27:35+00:00February 8th, 2020|Categories: Events, Health & Medical, News|Tags: , , , |

Recently a Wisconsin horse farm lost 16 horses and more than 100 others showed signs of distress after eating blister beetles. The horses were fed alfalfa hay purchased at auction from South Dakota. Necropsies performed on each horse confirmed the cause of death: the diagnosis supported when beetles were found within the remaining hay. Lyle [...]

One-Eyed Race Horse Retired to Old Friends

2020-12-14T22:27:36+00:00January 28th, 2020|Categories: Breeds, Events, Features, Horses, News|Tags: , , |

January 20, 2020, Georgetown, KY (USA): - Old Friends, the Thoroughbred Retirement facility based in Georgetown, KY., today welcomed 2017 Kentucky Derby contender and graded-stakes-placed Patch. The 2014 son of Union Rags out of the A. P. Indy mare Windyindy, Patch was donated to the non-profit organization by owner Calumet Farm following his three-season racing career. [...]

Then the horse said, “pull my finger”

2020-12-14T22:27:37+00:00January 15th, 2020|Categories: Advice, Dear Appy, Fun, Series|Tags: |

Dear Appy, I'm really good to my horse. Why does she feel the need to fart at the precise moment I'm grooming her tail or giving her a good scratch? Flatulent Filly Mom Dear Mom, Geesh,you humans are so uptight about passing gas. I see you crouching in the corner of the tack room to let [...]

Six Horses Survive Inhumane Massacre

2021-06-25T09:11:17+00:00January 14th, 2020|Categories: Horses, News|Tags: , |

January 14, 2020, Eastern Kentucky (USA): In late December, a pregnant mare and her yearly colt were found unharmed near an abandoned Kentucky strip mine, the site of a recent bloody massacre. Located in eastern Kentucky, the area has served as an unofficial home for free range horses for years. In early December, twenty horses were [...]

Article on Bush Fire Burn Treatments Offered Free of Charge

2020-12-14T22:27:37+00:00January 9th, 2020|Categories: Features, Health & Medical, Horses, Management|Tags: , , |

Equine Veterinary Education (EVE), one of two journals published by the British Equine Veterinary Association, is an online forum which publishes peer reviewed educational articles on diagnosis and treatment for equine injuries. With regard to Australia's fires, the publishers have released, free of charge, an article on treating horses burned in bushfires. The article, penned by [...]

6 Easy New Year Resolutions for Every WARHorse

2020-12-14T22:27:38+00:00January 1st, 2020|Categories: Advice, Community, Features, Women Health Wellness|Tags: , , , |

New Years is a time to reflect on the previous year and to wipe the slate clean for the new one. New Year Resolutions are an ancient practice dating back nearly 4000 years. Both ancient Babylonian and Roman cultures used the new year to reaffirm their religious faith. The expectation was that in being better people, [...]

Case #39: The Not So NEIGHborly NEIGHbor

2020-12-14T22:27:38+00:00December 16th, 2019|Categories: Features|Tags: |

An entire residential building in Russia has gone to the dogs…well, actually its gone to the horses…and residents are not happy about it. A Russian man was recently arrested and charged with “tormenting of two or more people”. Nearly every night since April 2018, Yury Kondratyev has inconvenienced his neighbors by blasting the sound of horses [...]

4 Easy Ways to Save BIG BUCKS This Weekend

2020-12-14T22:27:38+00:00November 29th, 2019|Categories: Features, Products|Tags: |

Any opportunity to save money provides us with a little more cash-ola for our “horse fund”. This weekend, WARHorses wants to help you save for that important fund. We’ve compiled a list of the best online shopping deals offered from our advertising partners. For the next few days, you can save on products you love [...]

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