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Retraining a Racehorse - Moonfire (Week 1)
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I am going to type up, in detail, all my experiences with retraining Moonfire. I'm going to tell you what I did and when, what the results were, what my thoughts were, what Moonfire's progression is and so on. I hope to ...
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Where Kill Buyers Get Horses
30th Dec 2016   |   Horse Rescue and Abuse   |   Winniefield Park
So where are these buyers likely to be found? There are quite a number or auction houses in North America where trucks leave filled with horses bound for slaughter. Here is a look at some of the larger auctions where kill buyers frequent. ...
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Solving the Problem of Unwanted Horses
3rd Nov 2015   |   General   |   Winniefield Park
I think itís agreed in the horse community that unwanted horses are a problem. A University of Minnesota publication claims there are 92,000 to 138,000 unwanted horses in the U.S., based on the number of horses previously sent to slaughter. These numbers are from 2011, and in fac ...
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The Horse Auction Experience
7th May 2015   |   General   |   Winniefield Park
Iíve seen horses that were drugged - and I knew that because I knew of the horses before they got to the auction. And Iíve seen horses I didnít know were drugged, but saw after the auction when the drugs wore off. Drugs can be used to calm horses down, and to hide lamenesses and ...
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The Most Asked Questions About Horses
7th Mar 2015   |   General   |   Winniefield Park
The top question people ask online about horses, whether they are horse owners or not, is how long do horses live? Horses, like people, are living longer than ever. This is largely due to our greater understanding of their needs, better vaccines and better medicines to treat them ...
Avoiding Feed Mill Horse Feed Poisoning
11th Jan 2015   |   Feed and Minerals   |   Winniefield Park
You might remember the story about the horses that died of monensin poisoning back in December. Monensin is an additive to livestock feed, most commonly in cattle feeds, that is deadly poisonous to horses. Itís never intentionally added to horse feed, but cases of it finding its ...
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Cruel Modifications to Correct Horse Tail Positions
18th Jul 2014   |   General   |   Winniefield Park
Soaring, rollkur and rapping are considered abusive training methods by many people, but there are other practices that donít get as much attention, because the methods give results that are not as obvious, especially to the non-horse person. Many of these methods are used on sho ...
What You Can Learn From Your OTTB Tattoo
5th Jun 2014   |   General   |   Winniefield Park
Off The Track Thoroughbreds can make great riding horses. In North America, horses that are headed for a racing career are lip tattooed for identification. (Many other breeds are lip tattooed as well.) Sometimes owners tattoo their horses with a DIY type kit, or they may call in ...
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What to Do If You Think a Horse is Starving
11th Feb 2014   |   Care and Grooming   |   Winniefield Park
Have you ever driven past a field, noticed a horse and then had your stomach drop as you think, OMG, that horse is so skinny! I know I have. If there's only one horse in a group of otherwise healthy herd, there's probably not a lot to worry about. There are horses that are hard k ...
What Happens When A Horse Starves
9th Feb 2014   |   General   |   Winniefield Park
It's hard to believe that in North America, where we enjoy some of the highest standards of living, that animals, including horses, starve to death. It's shocking when news stories report stables full of starving horses, and it happens far too often. Most often, the animals can b ...
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How to Feed a Starving or Malnourished Horse
8th Feb 2014   |   General   |   Winniefield Park
One of the things I miss about having my own pastures is that I enjoyed rehabilitating horses that were down in condition. There is something very satisfying about watching the sharp angles of a skinny horse round out, life come back into their eye and energy return to their stri ...
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Five Horse Buying Mistakes
10th Sep 2013   |   General   |   Winniefield Park
Horse shopping is very exciting. If you're looking for your first horse (or second, or nineteenth), you want to choose wisely so you can stay safe, while still having fun. Here are some very common mistakes people make when buying their first horse. For the experienced rider, ...
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May Horse and Tack Auction Dissapoints
21st May 2013   |   General   |   Winniefield Park
My sister, who is a horse dealer, recently invited me to go to a horse auction. My mother, who repairs and sells tack also came along. Because the tack sale started before the horse auction, we started on the hour and a half drive quite early on a very damp, chilly morning. My hu ...
Super Levi's Extreme Mustang Makeover
21st Apr 2012   |   Shows and Events   |   SuperLevi
Follow the journey of two wild mustangs from the selection process, to the auction, pick up day, day 1, first touch, all the way up to the $75,000 youth division competition in Fort Worth, Texas. Share the experience of a life time as Ponybox.com's very own seven year veteran mem ...
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Looking For A New Horse At A Saddlebred Auction
4th Nov 2011   |   Horse Stories   |   Equitate Acres
Chuck is my liver chestnut Saddlebred gelding. I got him 3 years ago on October 31st (Halloween). We were down in Kentucky for the Saddlebred auction looking for a new horse for me. Before we got down there I tried out around 20 horses. I didn't fall in love with any of them. I h ...
The Life Of Sparta - Year Seven Through Eleven
1st Mar 2011   |   Horse Fiction   |   Thestral
The auction is where no horse should ever deserve to be. In the first six years of her life, she had learned that from experience. Twice. It was not pleasant in either situation. The first time she ended up with a crazy man who was extremely cruel to her. The second time she ...
Calling all Authors - Win 10K Ponybucks
8th Mar 2010   |   Ponybox News   |   PonyBox
Beginning March 9th 2010 Ponybox is giving out 10,000 Ponybucks for each news article you submit to Ponybox that is shown on the website. To submit your news articles just click the News link at the top of this page and then select the Submit News link on the right column. ...
 
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