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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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The interesting records in the world of horses (Part 1)

According to Guinness World Records Organization, race horses are the most expensive up to 16 million and the smartest horse can distinguish colors, object shapes as well as many other extraordinary games. The highest horse – Big Jake, 2.1 meters … Continue reading

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The best racing horse breeds in the world (Part 2)

Appaloosa horse Appaloosa is a spotted horse breed bred by Nez Percé in Idaho, USA from the famous Asian horse line in the Middle Ages. This horse is about 1.4m high, weighs about 500 kg and is extremely smart agile, … Continue reading

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The best racing horse breeds in the world (Part 1)

Horses are animals used to make feudal war horses. Modern times are often used to race, work in the fields, herding sheep, cows or pulling cars and plowing. Currently, there are over 100 different horse breeds in the world, the … Continue reading

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How to make horse racing more humane (Part 1)

Animal rights advocates offer improvements before Melbourne Cup 2019 in the wake of shocking footage of racehorses going to slaughter. Welfare groups say racing could be improved by banning the use of whips ahead of the Melbourne Cup. Continue reading

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Interesting Facts About Horses (Part 2)

The American quarter horse is the world’s most popular horse breed appreciated by professional horsemen alike and beginner riders. Continue reading

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Interesting Facts About Horses (Part 1)

Horse is such an fascinating creature of nature. You could have plenty to explore and spend your whole life studying even if you don’t know how to ride a horse. These are 15 if exciting facts about horses. Continue reading

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Learn to Ride a Horse For Beginners

This is your first time to ride a horse. You have to learn right technique and keep the safe conditions. Continue reading

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The world’s most unique dwarf horse

The Shetland dwarf horse is only as tall as a child but has the pulling power of a cow and is one of the smartest horses today. They are considered by the Scltlan people to be national mascots. Continue reading

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