The Paces of a Horse There are a total of five horse gaits, although most horse breeds can only perform four out of the five horse paces. Having a basic understanding of the horse gaits can be vital to horse training and horseback riding....
"In frenzied excitement he eats up the ground. He cannot stand still when the trumpet sounds". Secretariat the greatest racehorse to ever grace us with his presence.
Thanks for checking out my hub on famous race mares in history. The horses chosen for this article are among my personal favorites, which is of course based only on my own opinions. Yours may vary(and that's okay!). I've tried to include both...
Carting with dogs is another dog sport that can be enjoyed by many different breed dogs and by all age groups.
African American jockeys made huge accomplishments in thoroughbred racing, especially at the big three Triple Crown events. Yet, they remain relatively unknown.
URBAN MUSHING - BIKEJORING, SKIJORING AND DOG SCOOTERING If you're looking for a dog sport you can perform many ways and in many different places, you should check out urban mushing or dryland mushing as it's called by many. Especially if you...
Urban cowboys and pony kids ride their horses through the streets of cities across Ireland. The animals graze freely on patches of green land and are often left outside in the streets. This type of horse ownership fascinates and appalls in equal measure.
Fred Rimell, Vincent O'Brien and Fulke Walwyn are just some of the incredible trainers that have produced some of finest racehorses in history. Their success - and the secrets of their training methods - is what every horse racing trainer around the world strives to recreate.
Some very simple tips for the social punter. Taking the science out of betting, and treating it all as just a numbers game. Toss out the form guides and give these suggestions a try for a few months.
History has its share of horseracing winners. Some as underdogs and some as sure winners. Let’s take a look at the top racehorses in history. As you look at their pictures and read key information about them, you are bound to learn something new about horseracing.