Category Archives: Horses

New Study Shows Benefits of Horseback Riding Therapy for Children with Autism

Children with autism spectrum have immediate and long-term benefits from therapeutic horseback riding, researchers show. In the first large, randomized study of its kind, researchers at the University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus have shown a lasting reduction in irritability … Continue reading

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Pawfect Gift for Pet Owners: A 3D Printed Sculpture of a Furry Companion

The perfect gift for the pet lover in your life this Christmas could be a life-like 3D pet sculpture of their furry companion… Arty Lobster, the 3D sculpture specialist, creates life-like sculptures from 5-10 photographs of a dog, cat or … Continue reading

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Safe Washing Methods For A Clean and Content Horse

Owning a horse comes with an abundance of pleasure and joy; you have a best friend who soothes you and gives you the excitement of riding. You don’t like discussing the downfalls of having a horse, but it is important … Continue reading

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Insight: Horse Care Tips

Horses are beautiful creatures and buying your first one is sure to be one of the most exciting moments of your life, but you shouldn’t let your giddiness stop you from thinking about the needs of your horses. If you’ve … Continue reading

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The Best Horsecare Advice For Beginners

Horses make fantastic pets, and they’re gorgeous creatures. Having said that, there’s a lot you need to know about looking after a horse if you’ve never owned one before. Don’t worry, all the best advice you need can be found … Continue reading

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Horseboxes & Trailers Could Be “Riskier Than Racing At Grand National”

• NFU Mutual launches ‘Horsebox Safety Week’ to encourage horse owners to put safety first • Almost one in five (19%) of injuries sustained by horses in horseboxes or trailers are fatal • One in twenty (5%) fallen or collapsed … Continue reading

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