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The Morgan Horse

Imagine Vermont in the late 1700s, where farming and logging provided sustenance to the first Americans. Horses were essential to…

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Breed Portrait: Suffolk Punch

Life in Tudor England wasn’t easy. Most people worked hard and ate little, toiling in fields and struggling to grow…

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The Thoroughbred

In the late 1600s and early 1700s, three bay stallions of Middle Eastern descent stood at stud in England: the…

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The Welsh Pony and Cob

There are plenty of opportunities to find the pony that’s just right for you. Four of those choices fall under…

3 months ago

Breed Portrait: Paint Horse

Once upon a time, all horses looked the same. Their coats were uniform, designed by nature to blend into the…

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Belgian Draft Horse

Belgian Horses by Matthew Bellemare on flickr/CC BY-SA 2.0   Bred for farm work and heavy carriage deliveries, Belgium’s native…

9 months ago

10 Fun Facts About Buckskin Horses

Over the past few months, we’ve explored the beauty of black horses, the allure of palominos, the delight of chestnuts,…

2 years ago

What’s the Difference Between Mini Horses and Ponies?

To the layperson, miniature horses and ponies may appear to be one in the same. Both are just little horses,…

2 years ago

Inspired by Icelandic Horses

The horse features prominently the Norse mythology that influences Icelandic history, culture and folklore. Because of this mythical heritage, the…

2 years ago

America’s Horse Has Talent

Photo: kellygraphics.com/Courtesy Parkinson Quarter Horses The American Quarter Horse might be synonymous with cattle ranching, reining, barrel racing and many…

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