What is horse reining?

Reining is a Western riding sport and discipline that showcases the athletic abilities of horses and the horsemanship skills of riders. It’s often described as “western dressage” because it involves precise patterns and manoeuvres performed on horseback, similar to dressage in English riding. Reining, however, has its own distinct set …

The history of horses and their impact on human society

Horses have been an integral part of human society for thousands of years. These majestic creatures have played a significant role in shaping the course of human history, from transportation and agriculture to warfare and entertainment. The domestication of horses is believed to have occurred around 4000 BCE in the …

The evolution of equines: how did horses evolve?

The evolution of the horse is a fascinating subject: it covers over 50 million years of geographical and biological changes. While such an expanse of time will always leave some questions open and some puzzles unsolved, the horse is comparatively well studied. This means that there’s a lot of information …