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Experienced horsemen advise people new to horses to choose a horse suited to their needs when selecting a horse to train, learn about horse behavior, and gain the horse's trust. They also advise new horse trainers to wor... More »

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Some personal training tips include educating yourself on fitness material, being professional, separating nutrition and training, committing to your own training, developing relationships with your clients and consisten... More »

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According to the ASPCA, tips for training a dog often include keeping task times short, focusing on one aspect of training at a time and rewarding the dog's good behavior. It is often said that a dog is "man's best frien... More »

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Prior to the age of four, female horses are called fillies, and from age four and up, they are called mares. Female horses can also be called yearlings when they are between one and two years old, or foals before they ar... More »

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There are several terms for male horses depending on their age and whether they have been gelded. The most common terms are colt, gelding and stallion. More »

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Scope, in reference to horses, can mean three very different things. In horse racing, scope is a term used to describe a horse's potential to improve with age. This usage is common in both the UK and international Englis... More »

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Most horses are domesticated, but the small numbers of wild horses in the United States live on islands near the East Coast and in 10 Western states, including Oregon, California, Arizona and New Mexico. Approximately 55... More »

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