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The Importance of Conformation When Selecting A Horse

  • First in a series of articles about basic conformation
  • Form and function - See a variety of horse types
  • Getting the right horse for your equestrian goals
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Quote of the day

If you don't know where you're going, the horse will decide for you.Author Unknown

Today's glossary term

Jugular groove

The groove on each side of the neck where the jugular vein is found. This groove extends from the intersection of the neck with the body to just behind the jaw.

Tip of the day

Always use the "Two-finger method" when wrapping bandages on horse's legs and feet. If you cannot easily slip two fingers under the bandage, it is probably too tight.

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