Ask a Horse: Gelding

AMBER: Hi Fiona. I’ve been pondering a question about aliveness, domination, and domestication: gelding and spaying horses. I must confess, part of me doesn’t want to know the answer out of my human system of ethical beliefs, but I recognize there is an element of anthropomorphizing to automatically assume anything about this topic. Would you […]

Ask a Horse: Bits

AMBER: Hi Fiona. Thank you for connecting with me today. My question this week is: how do horses feel about bits? There are a lot of opinions about bitting in the human world, so I though I would ask how horses feel about them. FIONA: This is a great question because it applies to most […]

Ask a Horse: Shoeing

Have you ever wanted to ask a horse how they feel about a particular subject? Now’s your chance! Hear about horse-keeping and equestrian subjects straight from the horse’s mouth. These segments are conducted interview-style between Amber and equine advice extraordinaire Fiona, or a guest horse. Have a question or a topic you’d like to know […]