Quarter Horses, Thoroughbreds, Paints, Appaloosas, Duns, Palomino stock horses - this is the place to discuss horse management, pedigrees, shows, racing, breeding issues, industry problems or just have a good conversation with other horse people.
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Just in case anyone was wondering, the horse pictured as the Q-Horse logo is the AQHA stallion, "Skipper W" [1945 - 1963; registration # 7,964]. Sired by Nick Shoemaker by Nick & out of Hired Girl by Cowboy, Skipper W began a dynasty of superior halter & perfomance horses, influencing bloodlines in the American Quarter Horse, American Paint & Appaloosa breeds.
Blog: Fall Maintenance
by Krista S.
(0 comments | 0 discussions) — Horses require routine annual dental care, especially as they become older. Fall is the preferred time to check a horse's teeth before winter feeding of coarse hays. Sharp edges on the horse's molars can be removed or "floated," which makes ... more »
Blog: WILD HORSES- CHERISHED OR FORSAKEN?
by Catherine R.
(2 comments | 0 discussions) — THE MODERN HORSE EVOLVED IN NORTH AMERICA, AS PER DNA RESEARCH OVER THE PAST SEVERAL YEARS. WE ARE LEARNING MUCH FROM HIM- NATURAL HORSE KEEPING, NATURAL HOOF TRIMMING, HOW TO COMMUNICATE THROUGH BODY LANGUAGE. OUR GOVERNMENT (THE BLM) IS DECIMATING O... more
Blog: The older horse
by Sara E.
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Resistance Free Training: The Older Horse
By bonding and using the pecking order, you will set up the foundation to teach your horse softness in his mouth and sides, giving you a totally new feel. Learn how to detect burn-out an... more
Photo: The BD Ranch
by Catrina Swenson
(2 comments | 0 discussions) — This is the begining of my photo album. Have a lot more pics to add. The BD Ranch is our home place, (if you ask what the BD stands for prepare to be offended.) My husband is a bit crude, and the BD has been his for about 20 years, it would break... more