Foods Horses Can Eat – The Ultimate List for ALL Horse Lovers

When it’s feeding time around the barn, most of us know about the grain and hay that make up our horse’s typical meal. But what about when we want to feed them treats? What are some foods horses can eat?  From fruits and vegetables to store bought and homemade treats, we all want to find … Read more Foods Horses Can Eat – The Ultimate List for ALL Horse Lovers

How Do Horses Show Affection? – Learning the Equine Love Language

How do Horses Show Affection

Horse lovers around the world share dreams of our horses seeing us across an open field, abandoning their herd, and galloping toward us with love in their eyes. Horses fill our hearts with love, and they express themselves in many ways. But how exactly do horses show affection?  Horses are very expressive in showing affection. … Read more How Do Horses Show Affection? – Learning the Equine Love Language

What Do You Wear To a Rodeo? The True Cowboy and Cowgirl Get-up

What should you wear to the rodeo

I was new to all things Western when I was invited to attend my first rodeo. Of course I have seen all the movies with ultra-cool cowgirls and cowboys who seemed so perfectly put together, but when it came time to assemble my own rodeo outfit, I was left wondering, what do you wear to … Read more What Do You Wear To a Rodeo? The True Cowboy and Cowgirl Get-up

How To Save Money Owning Your Own Horse – Tips From a Horse Lover

How to save money owning your own horse

As a young girl I dreamed of one day owning a horse of my own. I would spend hours thinking about what color she would be or what markings she would have. The one thing I never dreamed about was how much it would cost. So how do you save money while owning your own … Read more How To Save Money Owning Your Own Horse – Tips From a Horse Lover

How to Pull a Mane With Scissors – 8 Easy Steps with Tips

how to pull a mane with scissors

There are a lot of reasons why you might need to shorten your horse’s mane. Some horses need their mane shortened before a horse show. Some breeds and disciplines keep the mane short to honor tradition. Or you might just prefer it that way. Historically, manes have been shortened by “mane pulling” – pulling the … Read more How to Pull a Mane With Scissors – 8 Easy Steps with Tips