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Short Film: The Horse Whsiperer

Red Earth Studio’s short film about horse whisperer Jean François Pignon is finally ready to watch. Enjoy! The Horse Whisperer is a short film about Jean François Pignon, who was captivated as a teenager by a white horse named Gazelle. Credits Jean François Pignon, Richard Mullane (Living Projects) Director & Editor, Adam Docker Director/DoP, Ces Terranova, Garth Stevenson, Enos Desjardins, Phoebe ...

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Does Your Horse Have A Thumbprint?

Prophets Thumbprint Horse

A “Prophet’s Thumbprint” is a birthmark in the form of an indentation, usually found on the side of a horse’s neck but can occur anywhere on the horse’s body.  It is totally harmless although it comes with a legendary story! The Prophet Mohammed (Peace Be Upon Him) was wandering the desert with his herd of horses for many days, and ...

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At Liberty On UAE Beach

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Filmed on one of the UAE’s beaches for the Dubai Racing Channel. The Animal Agency shared the video on their Facebook page.  The Agency is the UAE’s only professional animal agency providing models and actors of every colour, shape and size to the region’s growing media and advertising industry.  They have a large and growing range of animals from domestic ...

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Benefits Of Swimming For Horses

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The heat is kicking in and we are struggling to keep ourselves and our horses fit.  Some of us are lucky enough to have equine swimming pools nearby. See Mr Jingles from Riding for the Disabled Dubai swimming If you weren’t aware here are some of the most important benefits of swimming are: For healthy horses: Increased flexibility: not just ...

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FAMILY-FRIENDLY FUN AWAITS EQUESTRIAN ENTHUSIASTS AT DUBAI INTERNATIONAL HORSE FAIR

Dubai internation horse fair

Entertainment and activities lined up for all ages include petting zoo, pony riding, Spanish horse “ballet”, heritage village and equestrian art gallery   Experience the thrill of a horse auction as equine aficionados bid for the finest Arabian thoroughbreds in the world   Dubai, United Arab Emirates An action-packed weekend is in store for horse fans when the 13th Dubai ...

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Forage Survey

Maria Wilhelmsson is a student at the Equine Science MSc program at the University of Edinburgh. She currently doing her masters dissertation and her project is divided in to two parts: a digestibility and behavior study on a group of elite showjumping horses, comparing a common sport horse diet with high levels of starch-rich concentrate feed, with a diet with ...

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Competition Winner: Shamsa & Quest

Horse UAe competition

Shamsa & Quest with over 400 votes are the lucky winners of our grand prize: 10 bags of Enduro 100 from Saracen’s Horse Feed PS of Sweden browband 500aed voucher from Horze 500aed voucher from SeeHorse.ae Art print from Dianne Breeze

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TELL ME MORE ABOUT CONDITION SCORE?

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Condition scoring is an assessment of your horse’s body fat coverage and should form part of your routine management plan. With practice, condition scoring is an accurate way of ensuring that your horse does not gain or lose too much body condition and shows results far more quickly than by the eye alone. This enables you to make any dietary ...

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FEEDING THE PERFORMANCE HORSE

Nutritional advice from Senior Nutritionist – LIZZIE DRURY MSC RNUTR   Feeding management affects a number of different aspects of equine health and performance, including gastrointestinal function, hydration, electrolyte status, and substrate selection during exercise. We would like to highlight some of the important strategies that could ensure that you have a successful season. Feeding performance horses can be a challenge. Requirements for individual horses ...

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