• The Three Greatest Race Horses of All Time

    The Three Greatest Race Horses of All Time

    People have been racing horses since before recorded history. There have been many amazing examples of horses throughout racing, but these three stand alone at the top of the field. Secretariat Secretariat was a massive and powerful horse, standing over 16 hands tall. By the age of two Secretariat was already fully developed which is early compared to most horses. […]

     
  • Horses: The Evolution of a Noble Animal

    Horses: The Evolution of a Noble Animal

    The original horse bore little resemblance to the horses of today. Beginning as a small animal with multiple toes, over time horses evolved into the large single-toed, or hooved, animals that we recognize today. The modern horse began to be domesticated more than 6000 years ago. Throughout written history horses have played key roles in transportation, war, and in agriculture. […]