AskHQ: Appaloosa mane and tail

Q: Why do Appaloosa's tend to have thinner/shorter manes and tails than other breeds? A: Appaloosas with sparse manes and tails tend to have more of the 'original' breed in…

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AskHQ: Hoof growth

Q: How fast do horses' hooves grow? A: A horse's hoof grows at a rate of approximately 6-10mm per month. This means that in order to regrow and entirely new…

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AskHQ: Lungeing cavesson

Q: Why would I use a lungeing cavesson rather than a halter or bridle? A: Using a lungeing cavesson has a couple of advantages over using a halter or bridle.…

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AskHQ: What are the rules of showjumping?

Photography: Merlynn Trichardt Q: What are the rules of showjumping? The international governing body for most major show jumping competitions is the Federation Equestre Internationale (FEI), and in their rulebook…

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