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Will a Horse Run Until It Dies? – Horse Running and Death

Watching a horse gallop is something special. But here’s a question that might make you think: will a horse run until it just can’t anymore, even until it might die? It’s a scary thought but one we should think about. Understanding a horse’s running capacity is critical, not just for the horse’s health and safety …
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Will a Horse Eat Itself to Death? Unraveling the Mystery

Horses, known for their hearty appetites, often provoke worry among new owners. A question frequently asked is: Can a horse eat itself to death? Unlike many horse-related myths, there’s a grain of truth to this one. Horses, indeed, can eat themselves to death. However, it’s not in the way one might think. Their natural tendency …
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Horse Syndicates 101: Everything You’ve Ever Wanted to Know

Investing in horse racing used to be a pastime for only the ultra-wealthy. Today, though, anyone with a love for the sport can potentially own a piece of a racehorse. This has been made possible through an intriguing concept called ‘horse syndicates.’ Horse syndicates offer a practical solution to the high costs and risks associated …
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Decoding Your Horse’s Limp: Step-by-Step Evaluation

No one knows your horse like you do. From their steady walk to their lively gallop, you’re in tune with every rhythm of their stride. But what happens when that rhythm falters, and a limp unexpectedly alters their movement? I experienced this with my horse; he began limping after working. Even after two vet visits, …

I’ve owned racing quarter horses, thoroughbreds, barrel horses, trail riding, and ranch horses. I started this website to share information and highlight the benefits of horse ownership. Read More about Miles Henry.