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Keep your barn well ventilated this winter

Resist the urge to close barn doors and windows when the weather turns cold.

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Busting the “lead mare” myth

A study challenges the idea that a single alpha mare directs the movements of each equine herd.

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Identifying Legitimate Equine Rescue Organizations

An equine rescue experts offer insights to help you determine if a particular rescue group is legitimate effort to help horses or a shady scam.

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Orthokine System: Promising Arthritis Treatment

Orthokine system therapy calls on the horse's own healing resources to alleviate the effects of arthritis.

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The Slaughter Debate: Save the Horses?

Sue Copeland discusses the controversial topic of horse slaughter in the U.S. From the editors of Horse & Rider magazine.

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EQUUS Special Report: Why Soring Persists

Outlawed more than three decades ago, soring is still found at some gaited horse shows. What will it take to end this inhumane practice for good?

Support Your Local Equine Rescue

Throughout the winter months Equine Rescue Centers need all the help they can get to feed and house their charges. Here are some ways you can help. By Jayne Pedigo for EquiSearch.

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The Rag and Bone Man

Within living memory, horse-drawn vehicles were in daily use by tradesmen of all sorts -- the milkman, the coalman, the rag and bone man.