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Woman Yamnaya rider in profile

NOVA’s First Horse Warriors explores the early relationship between humans and horses

The human species wouldn’t be what it is today without the horse. While selective breeding of horses by humans has created the breeds we know and use today, horses helped...
Herd of wild Mustang horses

A New Plan for America’s Mustangs

The Bureau of Land Management (BLM) was given jurisdiction over America's wild horse and burro population since 1971. Mustangs are regularly removed from rangelands due to conflict between...
Go For Gin

Past Kentucky Derby Winners Predict 2019 Derby Outcome

If you’re looking for an educated prediction on which horse will win the 2019 Kentucky Derby, is there anyone better to ask than a member of that very exclusive...
Piggy French (GBR) and Quarrycrest Echo

Watch Highlights from the 2019 Land Rover Kentucky Three-Day Event on NBC

Did you miss the 2019 Land Rover Kentucky Three-Day Event? Good news: You can catch highlights from the competition on NBC on Sunday, May 5, 2019 at 12:30 p.m....
Budweiser Clydesdales at Churchill Downs

Featured Video: Budweiser Clydesdales at the Kentucky Derby

The first Saturday in May is an iconic date for Kentuckians and fans of Thoroughbred racing. Since 1875, the Kentucky Derby has been held at Churchill Downs in Louisville,...
Adoptable horses on the Help a Horse Home kickoff

A Look at Help a Horse Day 2019

The ASPCA's Help a Horse Day is recognized annually on April 26. The day kicks off the Help a Horse Home challenge, where equine adoption organizations compete to match...