A worrying trend is taking hold in South Africa – the importation of processed agricultural products.
Dr Mac discusses how to make sure your horse’s legs are ‘straight’ and how to identify and deal with ‘crooked legs’.
Now that your horse is home, the wonderful journey of discovery can begin.
The weekend’s newspapers were littered with political stories dealing with the ruling party’s leadership battle.
The threat of colic has to be taken seriously as surgery can be extremely expensive, cautions Dr Mac.
SA National Parks (SANParks), which is responsible for managing SA’s conservation treasures, came under criticism from organised agriculture recently.
Owning a horse can be a wonderful experience, but you need to do your homework before taking the plunge, writes Kim Dyson.
The recent report of organised land grabbing in Mtubatuba in KwaZulu-Natal raised eyebrows. Apparently a landowner’s land was sold off at the local taxi rank and he was threatened with...
The agricultural sector continues its decline – in value and employment terms.
Safety first is the essential consideration when buying a horse for a child to ride.
Piebald and pinto horses have large areas of white hair, with pink skin underneath, due to a lack of pigmentation, says Dr Mac.
The modern horse lives a life far removed from that of its ancestors, and domestication imposes unnatural living conditions which can lead to disease. Kim Dyson tells us how to...