Are Horses’ Hooves Similar to Toenails?

David Sanderson Equipment, Food, Preparation & Health

The short answer is yes! Part of the this wall is similar in composition and function to our fingernails and is constantly growing. The hoof is made up by an outer part called the hoof capsule and an inner living part containing soft tissues and bone. As you can probably guess, the outer part protects the sensitive internal hoof tissues. …

5 Benefits of Horseback Riding

David Sanderson Benefits of Riding

Horseback riding isn’t just fun – it’s beneficial in many ways – especially for children. The Pal-O-Mine Equestrian Center in New York put together a detailed list of some of the specific benefits of riding horses and we thought we’d share!

Halloween Costumes for Horses

David Sanderson All About Horses, Horses Gone Viral

Here’s proof that horses can get into the Halloween spirit too! We decided to share a few or our favorite costumes from Pinterest, and here’s the link in case you want to look at more! Short-necked Giraffe Dragon Spider Scuba Horse

Video Throwback: A Racehorse named ARRRR!

David Sanderson Horses Gone Viral

We found this video on Youtube and just HAD to share it! First off – who names a race horse “Arrrrr” – a pirate maybe? This clip is taken from an actual horse race and LOVE the way he pronounces the name – and better yet … how does Arrrrr! finish? You’ll have to watch to find out!   Make …

Zebra and Horse – A bit similar?

David Sanderson All About Horses

It’s hard to ignore how similar zebras are in comparison to horses. They’re actually both from the same species family and genus, however, you can only find the Zebra in Africa. The most obvious difference are the Zebra’s black and white stripes Aside from location and stripes, but there are many more factors that may set them apart.