Category Archives: Raising Livestock

Learn The Age Of a Horse By Its Teeth

Learn The Age Of a Horse By Its Teeth

Learning the age of a horse by its teeth. Have you ever heard that expression “Never look a gift horse in the mouth”?  That is because you can determine a horses age by examining their teeth and gums. So the expression means, the horse was a gift so you should just be grateful and not be looking for any flaws. Well I suppose if someone gifts you a horse, manners would dictate that you gladly accept said gift horse and be happy no matter the age.

Learn The Age Of a Horse By Its Teeth

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Raising Animals for Wool

Raising Animals for Wool

Raising wool animals for yarn. There is a whole lot that goes into the process of making yarn from the wool of animals that are bred and raised specifically for the fibers from their coat. These animals include sheep, Llamas, Alpacas and several others that have the perfect coat for harvesting. It all starts from…Continue Reading