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Temperament Of the Horse

Temperament Of the Horse

Source:  Photo by Soledad Lorieto on Unsplash The terms hot blood, warm blood, and cold blood are used to describe a type of horse according to his origin and temperament. The terms have nothing to do with the temperature of a type of horse’s blood; however, the terms do often correspond to the climates the horses evolved in or were adapted for. Hot Blood A hot-blooded horse is one whose ancestry can be traced back to the Arabian, Barb, Turk, or thoroughbred. This heritage disposes a horse toward speed, endurance, and a spirited, competitive nature. Hot bloods were developed in southern regions of...

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Instincts and Mentality: Understanding the Nature of the Horse

Instincts and Mentality: Understanding the Nature of the Horse

Source:  Photo by Francesco Ungaro on Unsplash Though horses are greatly various in type, personality, and temperament, they are all consistent in their instincts and senses. By putting together what has been learned about horses from scientists and professional trainers with your own observations, you will begin to understand how and why horses act and react in certain ways to people as well as to other horses. As science catches up with the experience and imagination of the horse, there is much you can learn about his nature, so you can move toward a better, safer, and more productive partnership. Instincts and Mentality...

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Chatting with Your Cat

Chatting with Your Cat

Source: Photo by Paul Hanaoka on Unsplash It is easy for us humans to congratulate ourselves for being the world’s best communicators because of our ability to talk. Some people speak several languages. Others wow us by delivering motivational speeches. But here’s a reality check: our cats “speak” much more clearly than we do. Cats are straight talkers. They put the c in candor. They never deceive or pretend. If they feel threatened or angered, they hiss. If they are content, they purr. In cat-to-cat chat, there is rarely a communication miscue. The message is delivered clearly through body postures and a variety of...

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How Invisible Fencing Typically Works to Train and Protect Your Cat

How Invisible Fencing Typically Works to Train and Protect  Your Cat

Source: Photo by Mikhail Vasilyev on Unsplash Hopefully this will give you a basic understanding on how invisible fencing for your cat should work, and if it is for you, or not for you. Only you can decide if you agree with invisible fencing. Not all yards are the same, and by no means, not all cats are the same, but it should work for most people that use it correctly. The system would usually entail you trenching a trench, or digging up the ground along the path you want your invisible fencing to go. Just pretend it is an invisible wall, and where...

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What to Expect When your Cat is Pregnant

What to Expect When your Cat is Pregnant

Source: Photo by Kote Puerto on Unsplash If you are a cat lover and love to see your cat breeding and extending the family, you need to be well aware of the pregnancy period of the cat and what happens during this time period. Even though cat pregnancy is considerably easily recognizable and taken care as compared with many other pets, it needs utmost care and attention during the gestation period and after birth. Cat’s being very close to humans, love to get attention, pampering and care during this particular time period of gestation. As with many other mammals, it is difficult to say...

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