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My Horse, The Hero

My Horse, The Hero

Special Horses with a Special Connection
There was a very inspiring story recently about a horse that nobody wanted but which turned out to be something of a hero after all.
Horses have a special way of connecting with people, of healing them and of making them change and reorient their outlook on life for the good.
It […]

Can Global Warming Affect Equine Health?

Can Global Warming Affect Equine Health?

Can Global Warming Affect Equine Health?
In short, the answer is not only “yes” but with the addendum that it is already happening.
The more relevant question should be to do with how that change manifests itself in the case of your horses and how you can do something to counteract that phenomenon.
The fact is that with […]

Acupuncture Can Help Many Horses with Pain Issues.

Acupuncture Can Help Many Horses with Pain Issues.

For those of you unfamiliar with acupuncture, the whole thing can all look a bit like some kind of strange medicine-man coming along and acting like he’s getting signs from the stars about your horse’s health or something like that.
Once, I witnessed an acupuncturist come into a friends barn and carry out treatment with a […]

Why A Pony Party Is Smarter Than A Show Pony.

Why A Pony Party Is Smarter Than A Show Pony.

So, it’s another jumping lesson and I’m standing there, listening to my mom and the other horse’s moms and our trainer, (Madame as I call her.) talk about the new show pony in the barn. He’s a perfectly decent, mid size bay pony, nice mover, and Madame announces that he’s cheap cause he’s only $80,000. […]

NipBuck Weighs In On Zenyatta’s Horse Of The Year Award.

NipBuck Weighs In On Zenyatta’s Horse Of The Year Award.

All I can say is, thank goodness Zenyatta won! The fact that this captivating mare was previously robbed of the title, two years running and that the Eclipse Award voters saw past statistics, alleged East Coast preferences, etc., to give this powerful horse her rightful due, well, we are especially proud to be members of […]

Happy New Year To Horse Lovers Everywhere From Equilink.com!

Happy New Year To Horse Lovers Everywhere From Equilink.com!

We’re so looking forward to 2011! Because, now we can report the news as it happens! We’ll be covering the horse shows, horse auctions, horse race tracks and all the other great horse specific news you’ve got to have, as it happens. Don’t forget to sign up for Team Equilink because the horse product and […]

Happy Thanksgiving From Your Horse Friends At Equilink!

Happy Thanksgiving From Your Horse Friends At Equilink!

We want to thank you, our visitors, for making this our best year ever. With the addition of our new content and twitter features and our major “regrooming” efforts, more people are galloping to equilink.com than ever before.
Again, Happy Thanksgiving and have a wonderful Holiday Weekend, horsing around!

Awesome! Popularity of Equestrian Sports Growing By Leaps & Bounds.

Awesome! Popularity of Equestrian Sports Growing By Leaps & Bounds.

I am soooo excited by all the amazing new changes in the Equestrian World. Did you watch the 2010 Games on NBC? I know. ME TOO! And, the attendance was AMAZING! By the closing day of the Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games, total attendance topped half a million.
Sunday’s attendance came in at 38,682, bringing the […]

Hanging onto your Horse in this tough economy.

Hanging onto your Horse in this tough economy.

There isn’t a horse out there who hasn’t seen a sad owner walk by, because they’re having to let go of their beloved equine companion. It’s a big problem and with what’s going on with the economy, it’s probably not going to be getting significantly better any time soon. That’s why I want to discuss […]

World’s Smartest Horse To Attempt Guinness Record

World’s Smartest Horse To Attempt Guinness Record

I know you think I’m blowing my own horn, but, nope,  The World’s Smartest Horse according to Yahoo, Google and The World Records Academy is . . . Lukas! And, Lukas has been invited to attempt a Guinness World Record:   “To Identify The Most Numbers In One Minute.”  Now, to date, no horse has tried or been […]