theHorse: Feeding and Riding the Lactating Mare

In another Q&A on this month, Clair Thunes, PhD answers a question about the nutritional needs of lactating mares as they are brought back under saddle. Read the full Continue Reading →

AHS Podcast: the D Line, with Dr. Ludwig Christmann

The D line in Hanoverian breeding is one of the most influential. Dr. Ludwig Christmann discusses the D line on the most recent podcast from the American Hanoverian Society. Dr. Continue Reading →

HorseMagazine: Glamourdale, the Breeding of a Champion

Christopher Hector, of The Horse Magazine, Australia, devotes a new article to the breeding of Glamourdale, who won the recent FEI Dressage World Championship under Charlotte Fry. Their Individual Grand Continue Reading →

theHorse: Can a Mare’s Personality Change After Her First Foal?

Dr. Nancy Diehl has written a response to this question in a new article on The short answer given is “sometimes, maybe,” but read the article for more details, Continue Reading →

HorseMagazine: Do We Still Need Thoroughbred Blood?

A debate has been gathering steam in European breeding over the past couple of decades, on the topic Do we still need Thoroughbred blood? Christopher Hector, Australian publisher of The Continue Reading →

HorsesDaily: Marydell Farm – A Tale of Fate, Love and Horses, American Style

The breeding program of Maryanna and Dr. Wendell Haymon at Marydell Farm has been posting excellent results for years. The most recent international success came when a mare they bred, Continue Reading →