Diana Dailey (Street Articles Author)
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Practicing Safe Horsemanship Part 1
One of the most important rules when being around a horse is safety. This cannot be stressed enough as a horse is the prey and you are the predator, so when you are approaching a horse let him know you are coming speak to him so he is aware of…
By:  in  Pets  >  Horses   Apr 06, 2011  
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So You Want A Horse
Owning a horse is a large responsibility, from the cost of the care to having the right facility to house it. So before you go out and buy your first horse you might want to take the following things into consideration. Do you have enough acreage to accommodate a horse,…
By:  in  Pets  >  Horses   Mar 27, 2011  
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The Vaqueros Contribution for the Working Cowboy
Chaps were introduced by the Spanish to protect their legs from cactus,brush and thorns. The first chaps were large pieces of cowhide attatched to the saddle and wrapped around the leg. Later chaps changed by coming up with a chap that hung from their belt, they used pieces of rawhide…
By:  in  Pets  >  Horses   Mar 23, 2011  
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Fitting the Saddle to the Horse
Proper fit of the saddle to the horse is one of the most important pieces of tack that your going to own for your horse's comfort. Do not ruin a good saddle fit by using too much padding,use just enough padding to give adequate clearance for the withers and to…
By:  in  Pets  >  Horses   Mar 20, 2011  
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