Do you know how to tell if your horse is just the right weight?
Fat and obese horses are now at epidemic levels in Britain, the charity World Horse Welfare has warned. The charity released findings of a major survey indicating the public has trouble recognizing an obese horse and the health concerns that can generate.
More than half of 2150 members of the general public surveyed either did not correctly recognise an overweight horse or, if…
I believe this year will be a hot one for you. You will be moving so fast, it will be impossible to stay in touch. Keep up the good work. You are giving your horse a lot of attention and affection. He needs both at the moment as he is just coming out of a serious training period. Leaving the past behind may be good for you, who really knows? It will depend on your… Continue
Happy Birthday! A really interesting year lies ahead. Horses you met a long time ago make a reappearance in your barn. Some things just have to happen, don't question anything. Just when you think that nothing good comes your way, something magical happens and you will be able to ride that magnificent steed. A great year for taking all the riding lessons which you had promised yourself.… Continue
Happy Birthday ! Take control of your year. Set aside time once a day, just for you and your horse. It is your life and how you feel about yourself will be reflected by your horse's behaviour. Communication is key this year, and you will begin to focus on your goals. Changes abound as well, so take things easy. Check your horse's hooves more regularly.
Happy Birthday Aries! A fabulous year for those overseas trips which you have been postponing. This year you will be able to take stock of your life. Changes to your career will be putting you in the limelight. You are a bit shy about… Continue
Dr. James Warson, neurosurgeon and the only physician in the world exclusively specializing in equestrian health, is launching a new column just for our community called "Ask the Doctor".
Dr. Warson is a renowned physician and writer. He is a distinguished military surgeon who served in Viet Nam. He is also an avid horseman and previous owner of J&J Farms training and show barn which produced…
The show has been a super success apparently,and has been on Oman TV running in full length...the papers are full of reports and pictures,and last night at a gala dinner given fittingly I thought by the Ministry of Finance,the Government of Oman congratulated and thanked the entire crew and all performers in this gigantic event. The bottom line...."The Sultan was very pleased!" The three hunderd horses…
A year of major accomplishments, and happy changes. You are a risk taker, and this year all of your attempts will pay off handsomely. You may be asked to travel quite a lot. Your chances of competing are excellent, be brave and diplomatic and the year will be good to you. Your expression says it all. Your horse is young and could be mistaking your aids, be patient with him, remember, only the most highly… Continue
Scorpio: Happy Birthday Scorpios! A very prosperous year is ahead for you,
changes will be made at your barn, these changes will be better suited
to your horses'needs at this moment.Take some time during the coming
month to take care of your own health as well. You are looking at your horse with different eyes this month as well and
are beginning to realise that change will begin with you. Your circle of friends are rooting for you, so go out there and make
There will be serious changes this year in your life, good changes, everything you thought you had dealt with in the past is coming back to remind you of
how far you have come. Your energy was also not what it should have been, if you came through without any mishaps with your horse
it is because you were successful in navigating the stressful times. You are being given a chance this year to show how much you have learnt.
You are coming… Continue
Well hello there Leos, a Happy Happy Birthday to you this year, and what a fantastic year it will be - one for you to shine.
We are all so aware of the fact that you do like to appear as if everything is always perfect, the take charge person. This year you are willing to share your wealth of knowledge with others at your barn - a great place to start! Trying to set goals for yourself and your horse will prove futile until you come to terms with the… Continue
Happy Birthday to you dear Cancer. You are in for a wonderful year. Your way of dealing with your horse is magnificent and you will become the centre of attention this year in whatever discipline you chose to compete.The stressful situation which you found yourself in has evaporated.You will be favoured this year to travel quite a lot with your team, bringing home an armful of surprises. Pay attention to your horses' pastern and hoof this month to avoid long… Continue
Happy Birthday! A great year is in store, forget about being so cautious when it comes to choosing a horse. You do realise that you know what you do want, and sometimes listen to too many different opinions. As always your instincts will work in your favour. Giving a bit more leg when necessary will be good for your horse as well.There will be quite a bit of travelling in your life this year, surprisingly you and your horse are in sinc.
Keep it that way… Continue