Category: Special interest

How to choose a horse rug

How to choose a horse rug

| April 16, 2019

Since there are many rugs in the market, it can be hard to find the right rug for your horse. Luckily, this article is here to help make it easier for you to find a rug that will suit the needs of your horse as it will give you tips on how to find a […]

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Three of the greatest racehorses of all time

Three of the greatest racehorses of all time

| April 16, 2019

Racehorses all have their own individual strengths. Some are known for their stamina and staying power, some for their speed, while others are renowned for their jumping prowess. But which horses were the greatest of all time? We look at three contenders with very different strengths. The bravest – Red Rum Ask any Brit to […]

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How to Sell Horse Accessories Online

How to Sell Horse Accessories Online

| March 22, 2019

If you have always had a love for horses and equestrian lifestyle, you may have dreamt of giving up your day job to spend your days creating your very own horse accessories business. However, the difficulty of this idea is knowing whether your idea could grow into a successful business and will ensure a suitable wage […]

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Haflinger – A Rising Star Among Race Horses

Haflinger – A Rising Star Among Race Horses

| March 22, 2019

The horse from the Haflinger- or Avelignese, according to the Italian name- is a small mountain breed originating in Tyrol, a historical region located between Austria and northern Italy. The breed’s ancestors are the horseradish populations living in this region since the Middle Ages. It started to be considered as a race by the end […]

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An overview of thoroughbred horses

An overview of thoroughbred horses

| March 12, 2019

The Thoroughbred first came about in Britain over the 17th and 18th centuries, which was sparked by an increasing interest involved in racing. The Thoroughbred pedigree is associated with bloodlines from three key Arabian stallions. None of these were ever raced. The majority of the Thoroughbred genes come from just 31 original ancestors, with all […]

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Great race calls in Australian horse racing

Great race calls in Australian horse racing

| March 12, 2019

Great race calls play a pivotal role in creating and enhancing the theatre of horse racing. They bring the races to life and make them live on through the ages. Racecalling is a rare skill. To be able to convey to the audience the sheer emotion of horse race while paying attention with adequate detail […]

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What is the Best Breed of Horse for Horse Racing?

What is the Best Breed of Horse for Horse Racing?

| February 14, 2019

One of the most popular forms of horse racing is Thoroughbred racing but there are other breeds involved in the sport that often get disregarded or ignored. From a betting perspective, having knowledge of other breeds can be beneficial in understanding the characteristics of each type of horse, and how that may give one horse an […]

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Ideas for Starting a Business in the Wedding Industry

Ideas for Starting a Business in the Wedding Industry

| January 3, 2019

If you’re intrigued with the romance between horseracing jockeys Katelyn Mallyon and James Macdonald, there’s a chance you might be interested in getting into the wedding business. While they are deeply in love, both Katelyn and James are also top class Group One race riders. Katelyn rode Silent Sedition to a narrow victory in the […]

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Life After Racing, for a Thoroughbred

Life After Racing, for a Thoroughbred

| November 28, 2018

Horses have helped shape human civilization since they were domesticated 6,000 years ago. They have been a part of many different aspects of everyday human life, especially in the agriculture, transportation, warfare and sporting industries. Before the widespread use of machines, horses were integral to daily life around the world. Although horses are less commonly […]

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Best Horseracing Destinations in the World

Best Horseracing Destinations in the World

| July 12, 2018

Horse racing is one of the most historic sporting events in the world. Throughout the years, a number of destinations have become synonymous with this popular sport, which provides people with a chance to dress up, have fun, or cheer on a talented jockey. If you are passionate about the sport and want to feel […]

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