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The Battle With no Bloodshed

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The history of the Shandur Polo Festival dates back 450 years ago when local tribes of the time decided to play a game instead of fight a battle. History is usually full of stories...

Shandur Polo Festival

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About 12500 Height among Chitral and Gilgit Valley A Traditional Polo Festival since 450 years 2nd day of Shandur polo festival going on with full of joy by locals and international tourist . To...

Say that again! 20 Bizarre Horse Facts.

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Horses have been the original best friend of man since anywhere from 4,000 to 2,000 BC. They have been called the noblest of creatures, taking man anywhere he wanted to go and helping...

Number 30 – Santa Anita

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As horse number 30 was euthanized after a training accident at Santa Anita, the Stronach Group, owners of the California track, took action. They banned trainer, Jerry Hollendorfer, from having any rights to...

Horses of Africa

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It has been said that no horses originated on the continent of Africa, but in reality there are actually six breeds that call South Africa their home. These breeds have never set foot...

A Horse of Many Names

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Known as "Big Red" or the "Red Terror." Phar Lap was a big, lanky looking underdog in racing during the time of the Depression. He was purchased for a measly 160 guineas, the...

Santa Anita Seems to Think it Knows Best When it Comes to Safety…Death #28...

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After death #27 just last week, the California Horse Racing Board has asked track officials at Santa Anita to close down its racing season, but the Stronach Group, has refused the request! The state...

Breaking News! Once again Santa Anita is Plagued by Another Unusual Horse...

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A 2 year old, unraced colt, named Derby River, suffered a shoulder fracture during his training early Wednesday morning, making him the 27th track related death. He's the 4th since May 17th. He was...

Misty Eyed

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I have always been aware of things that seem to happen to me and around me. Some call it a sixth sense or a heightened sense of awareness. To me it is...

Fair Hill Point-to-Point

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The 8th running of the Fair Hill Point-to-Point, which takes place in Fair Hill, Maryland, was held on April 21st, Easter Sunday. My Breyer Heart was a vendor and we had the chance...