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Things You Should Know to Understand Your Horse Behavior and Physical Condition (part 3)

Horse Behavior – Skin Sensitivity Skin sensitivity is highly developed in horses, which enables them to detect things such as flies landing on their hide, cold, heat, and pain. The most sensitive areas in a horse are its mouth, flank, … Continue reading

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The Most Popular Horse Breeds in Racing

There are a variety of horse breeds in the world, but not all of them are used as horse racing since racing horses require some special features. Moreover, the most important thing is the reproduction history of that individual horse. … Continue reading

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Things You Should Know to Understand Your Horse Behavior and Physical Condition (part 2)

Horse Behavior – Memory and Learning Ability It is considered that horses have memories the second only after elephants, so a well-trained horse never forgets its training, nor does a badly-trained one. Due to this, badly-trained horse behavior needs to … Continue reading

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Things You Should Know to Understand Your Horse Behavior and Physical Condition (part 1)

Understanding horse behavior patterns is necessary for any person who is dealing with horses. Knowing how a horse can react under certain circumstances might often make a great difference between success and failure as training or competing on the horses. … Continue reading

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The story of million-dollar Arabian horses

Do you want to learn the process of horse care and training to serve the hobby of the super-rich Middle East? Do you want to admire a royal-class race, where the Arab princes stoop on the backs of powerful and … Continue reading

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Most popular horse racecourse in the world (Part 2)

Meydan Racecourse (UAE) Considered as a small city located in the most luxurious city on the planet Dubai, it is easy to understand why this racecourse ranks 5th in the list. According to CNN, this racecourse complex built in 2010 … Continue reading

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Most popular horse racecourse in the world (Part 1)

In the UK, horse racing attracts an audience after football. Each year, an estimated $ 100 billion is poured into these sports betting activities. Santa Anita Racecourse (USA) Built in the city of Arcadia, USA in 1924. Dubbed as the … Continue reading

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Horse racing is one of the oldest sports in the world

The most popular type of horse racing today is the British “flat race” – the type of racing on a flat road, according to a certain distance, to see which horse comes first. Of course, being a sport requires standards. … Continue reading

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Horse racing, a traditional sport of England

The oldest horse race in England originated from the reign of Henry VIII and it is not uncommon for runners to win more prizes than winners. Kiplingcotes Derby, which takes place every year near Market Weighton village in East Yorkshire, … Continue reading

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The interesting records in the world of horses (Part 2)

The fastest speed of a racing horse – 70.8km/h The highest speed a racehorse can reach at a short distance (402m) is recorded for a 2 -year -old horse, named Winning Brew, trained by Francis Vitale (USA) at the Pennsylvania … Continue reading

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