A cute little foal’s first steps are the best gift for a joyful spring at the farm.

If your mare is expecting a foal, you are sure to be very excited and perhaps a bit worried about how to care for the new arrival. The good news is that if you have a healthy mare and a clean, spacious environment you won’t have to do much of anything. Your mare should be […]

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So heartwarming: this mare takes care of this adorable orphaned foal

We all understand that nature can be a mean beast, and sometimes a foal is left without a mother. Since a foal normally stays with the dam until about six months of age, any foal that loses its mother younger than that is considered “orphaned”. And we know that an orphan foal still needs another […]

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Wild Horse Mom Is So Excited To See The Babies She Thought She’d Lost Forever

No one at the Bureau of Land Management’s (BLM) corral had ever seen twins before. But when they checked on Elsa one morning, a wild horse who had recently come to the corral after a roundup, they discovered two little surprises standing next to their mom. The strong mama had given birth all by herself. […]

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Dubbed The “World’s Most Beautiful Horse”, The Akhal-Teke Is A Shiny Creature You Can Hardly Forget

All horses are stunningly charming creatures, but there’s one breed with a special coat that helps it shine like no other! Meet the Akhal-Teke, an endearing species that is dubbed as the “world’s most beautiful horse”, aka the “golden horse”. Originated from Turkmenistan, the Akhal-Teke is famous worldwide thanks to its glossy metallic sheen that […]

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One sugar lump or two? Police horse Jake refuses to start his shift without a big mug of tea to get him out of bed

Many of us struggle to start the working day without our cup of tea or coffee in the morning – and one police horse is no different. Jake the 20-year-old horse, who has been serving with Merseyside Police for the past 15 years, has picked up a love for sugary tea. After sticking his tongue […]

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This video will melt your heart: disabled girl mounting on a horse

Around one in every four people in the U.S. has a disability that impacts major life activities, reports the CDC, with the most common disability (mobility) affecting one in seven adults. There are six different categories of disabilities (mobility, cognition, hearing, vision, independent living, and self-care), and many of these can be improved through equine […]

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