Enjoy Yesterday’s Horse News Today – History’s Horses

The First Horse Show Held on an Ocean Liner

A Horse Show on an Ocean Liner January 1911, Atlantic Ocean - New York (USA) to London (UK): A [...]

1805, 2019

Old Joe Gone

Death of Col. Baxter Smith’s War Horse - A Historic Animal - Campaigns and Battles in which He Was [...]

2803, 2019

Two Horses. Two Outcomes. The Cyclone of 1880

Taylorville, ILL (USA) April 1880: Near the hour of sunset of Saturday, April 24, 1880, the western part of Christian [...]

1002, 2019

Balancing Motherhood and Career

Perth, Western Australia (WA), 1907: The mare must not be heated when the foal is very young, as her milk [...]

2401, 2019

January Report of S.P.C.A. Is a Good One

General Summary Shows Many Cases Investigated And Much Good Work Done By Society’s Agent In The City And County [...]

1812, 2018

Christmas Woes Improved When Horse Won’t Whoa

Man of Millions Knelt in Snow Charles R. Flint Griefstricken at a Poor Pedler’s Mishap. His Runaway Sleigh Horse Knocked [...]

1711, 2018

Meow! Society Column Slays the 1896 National Horse Show

A bit of context first. The "Horse Show" refers to the National Horse Show founded in 1883 by a group [...]

1010, 2018

Weaning Woes and Other Considerations of Youth

Perth, WA October 7, 1906: Horsebreeders are often at a loss to know exactly when to wean. It is a [...]

809, 2018

President’s Equestrian Portrait Headlines the News

New York, September 18, 1790. The President’s Portrait, Is finifhed by Trumbull - and a fine thing it is; defigned [...]