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Why Flogging Dead Horses Stinks

Flogging a dead horse is a commonly used idiom here in the UK. If someone is trying to convince someone else to do or feel something without any hope of succeeding, we say they're flogging a dead hors........ Read More

Horses - Breeds, A To Z

A horse is a horse of course of course. Right? Well, not exactly. There are more breeds of horses than Carter has liver pills. We're just going to touch on a few examples here, otherwise we're goi........ Read More

Memory Foam History...astronauts, Racehorses And Bed Sores

With all the advertising about memory foam these days, it's hard to imagine that this material has only been in existence for a little over 30 years. It's difficult to find an exact date when memory ........ Read More

Horses - Secretariat's Maiden Races

In this article we're going to take a brief look at Secretariat's early races in his career that led up to a triple crown winner. Secretariat was a winner, but he didn't start out that way. His ve........ Read More

Horses - Affirmed

In the crazy world of horse racing the one thing we had yet to see going into the 1978 horse racing year was back to back triple crown winners. That was about to all change because of a horse by the ........ Read More

Horses - The Lipizzaners

Some History of the Lipizzaners The aristocratic Lipizzaners are descended from the Iberian Horse, which is the oldest breed in the world. Iberians were used as war horses from 4000 years before Mo........ Read More

Horses -the Paso Fino

When Christopher Columbus landed in the New World in 1492, he found a continent without horses. After returning to Spain, upon his return to the Americas, he brought back mares and stallions from And........ Read More

Horses - Whirlaway

Before the great horse Citation, who was trained by Ben Jones and ridden by jockey Eddie Arcaro to victory for the 1948 triple crown, there was another horse that they had the distinction of also taki........ Read More

Draft (draught) Horses - The American Cream

History This breed is the only draft breed to originate in the United States. The granddam of the line was a draft mare (Old Granny) who was the first registered American Cream. She was purchased a........ Read More

Horses - Sir Barton

There have been many great triple crown winners in horse racing history. But none faded farther into obscurity than the triple crown winner Sir Barton. He wasn't the last but he was the first. Th........ Read More

Horses - Assault

If seven is a lucky number it certainly was a lucky number in the year 1946 for a horse by the name of Assault who went on to become the 7th triple crown winner in horse racing history. Assault did........ Read More

Book Excerpt: A Dream Come True (a True Story About Horses)

Book Excerpt: A Dream Come True (A True Story About Horses from the book, "Give Me a Home Where the Dairy Cows Roam") From the book: "Give Me a Home Where the Dairy Cows Roam" by LeAnn R. Ralph (tra........ Read More

Greg Melikov’s Horses To Watch – Edition 83

Aqueduct Bold Man: Raced eighth early, advanced to fifth more than 5½ lengths behind after a half-mile, rallied 3 wide into stretch, made up 5½ lengths, and lost by a neck at 6 furlongs on March 30........ Read More

Buying And Selling Horses

Today it is often more difficult than going to the local stable to buy or sell a horse, in some cases it is even difficult to find a stable in the area. There is another way to buy or sell a horse tod........ Read More

Balance In Direct Sales: Take Time To Watch The Horses

As my direct sales business has grown over the past couple of years, I've had seasons where my life has been completely out of balance... it's then when I have to pull back and reflect and get some pe........ Read More


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