Horse Problems: The Difficult to Catch Horse

So you can’t catch your horse. Why do horses run away from their owners? 1. Wild or untrained horses are intimidated or afraid. They need an owner who understands how they view the person approaching through an instinctive prism of fight or flight and they need de-sensitizing training. 2. Horses in a group take cues… Read More Horse Problems: The Difficult to Catch Horse

Horse Anatomy: Eyes, Horse Vision

Like most prey animals, horses have eyes set on the sides of their heads giving them almost 350 degree vision that allows them to see a predator at nearly any angle. Only about 65 degrees from center is highly focused and binocular. Even though the other 285 degrees is monocular, it serves the purpose. It… Read More Horse Anatomy: Eyes, Horse Vision