HORSE RACING

How To Bet On Horses 101

There are a few things that set horse racing apart from other sports events. First of all, it is always in the open, so people who prefer to be outside really appreciate the setting. Second, admission is free or very cheap in the majority of cases, so you don’t need to spend tons of cash […]

HORSES

All The Things You Need To Know About Horse Vision

While growing up, a lot of us likely heard how most of the farm animals, including horses, see the world in black and white. Yet, at the same time, we either heard or saw first-hand many contradictions to these claims. Throughout scientific experiments, it was proven that horses are far from being color blind. It […]

HORSE RACING

Top Reasons Why Horse Betting Is Still Popular

Horse betting has been around for a very long period of time. In fact, it was one of the most popular forms of betting for the past two centuries. The whole trend kicked-off in post-industrial Britain, among booming businessmen and entrepreneurs, who were at the time looking for friendly betting matches. It wasn’t long before […]

CURIOSITIES

5 Interesting Facts About Horses

We have been living with horses for over 5000 years. We have worked together, been through wars together, played as a team in different sports activities, etc. Without a doubt, humans and horses share one of the most wonderful symbioses in the world. Yet, there are a lot of interesting things that we do not […]

HORSES

Training A Race Horse 101: Everything You Need To Know

Training a horse is not nearly as easy as many people consider it to be. There are so many lessons a young horse needs to learn before it can even become a proper racehorse. Every horse is a bit different, so the training must be specially adjusted for that particular horse to follow its progress […]

HORSE RACING

Top Irish Horse Racing Events You Don’t Want To Miss

Ireland almost immediately comes to mind when someone mentions horse racing, as some of the finest horse breeds and jockeys come from Ireland. Horse riding is more than just a hobby here. It is one of the main tourist attractions, and it an important part of Irish national heritage. So, it comes as no surprise […]

RECREATION

Horseback Riding: A Hobby With Amazing Health Benefits

Majority of you have probably heard of the equine-assisted therapy and how horses affect humans in a positive way. But, apart from being in a therapeutic session with a horse and an expert, you can greatly benefit from spending time around horses – especially if you’re one of those people who are used to just […]

CURIOSITIES

MustangChain: A Blockchain Solution For The Equine Industry

MustangChain has focused their efforts on creating a new, better regulated, and globally accepted standard for the validation of equine identity. They aim to create a disruptive blockchain-based solution that can manage, validate and authenticate equine identity and historical data. This would be a much-needed change that would allow stakeholders to interact on a single […]

HORSE RACING

The Importance of Horse-Rider Relationship For The Race

One of the best aspects of horse riding is the opportunity to interact and bond with these majestic and intelligent animals. The reason why the equestrian sport is still popular is horses themselves, and how the act of riding looks so effortless. Making horse riding your second nature requires a lot of effort. First, jockeys […]