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Debate This: Am I Crazy For Not Wanting To Go To A Rodeo?

So, dilemma, you guys! My friends and I are planning a trip this summer to Montana. Big sky country, blah blah blah. Everybody — even my fellow vegan boyfriend –…

Julie Gerstein | March 11, 2013 - 1:00 pm

Debate This: Okay, So What’s The Big Deal About Horse Meat?

For the past couple of weeks, there’s been a major scandal brewing, regarding the use of horse meat in food products that were advertised as beef. Horse meat was found…

Julie Gerstein | March 1, 2013 - 3:00 pm

13 Chickens, Rabbits, Horses & More Dressed Up For Halloween

As much as we love dogs and cats, there are a whole lot of other animals out there — and they love celebrating Halloween, too. There’s a bunch of horses,…

Julie Gerstein | October 25, 2012 - 3:00 pm

Jeans Really Do Look Good On Everyone

I love how Mr. Ed  coordinated his jeans with his bridle. [That’s So Ratchet] …

Ami Angelowicz | April 30, 2012 - 2:40 pm

A Dramatic Wild Horse Rescue

Are you a horse girl? I’m a horse girl. And in another life, I would do what photographer Becky Standridge does. She spends her days in Arizona’s Tonto National Forest,…

Julie Gerstein | April 9, 2012 - 4:40 pm

Harry Potter And The Horse He Rode In On

Question: Is this a costume you can buy a the Horse Costume Store? I’m assuming there’s a horse costume store, of course. Otherwise, kudos to the owners of these horses…

Julie Gerstein | March 18, 2012 - 5:00 pm

The ‘Stached Stallion

Meet Alfie, the horse with the rare mustache. When this stallion’s ‘stache started to sprout, his groomer tried to trim him but Alfie refused, bolting across the stable to avoid…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | August 6, 2011 - 1:30 pm

Selena Gomez Outrages With Pink Horses

Selena Gomez sure is stirring up some controversy this week. Yesterday, she smooched suspected beau Justin Bieber at the Billboard Music Awards, making tweenage girls everywhere swell with rage. And…

Kate Torgovnick/Kate-Book.com | May 23, 2011 - 1:20 pm

Were You A Unicorn, Horse, Or Dolphin Girl?

Bless you, Lisa Frank, for helping me build my unicorn sticker collection and making sure my school supplies were covered with the mythical, rainbow-colored creatures. I know I was not…

Ami Angelowicz | February 11, 2011 - 3:20 pm

While You Were Away Your Boyfriend Discovered His True Self

Nobody saw it coming, but look, your boyfriend loves being a horse. Now he won’t stop prancing–he’s even started showering with Mane & Tail. You’re probably going to leave…

Julie Gerstein | January 6, 2011 - 6:59 pm

Today’s Lady News: A Horse Is Not A Woman, espnW

So ESPN has this new site for women, right? And espnW ran an end-of-year news roundup called “The 10 Biggest Stories In Women’s Sports,” right? And #4 on that…

Jessica Wakeman | January 4, 2011 - 7:30 pm

Horse Vs. Ball (Ball Wins)

Cruz the colt loves his exercise ball — even though his exercise ball doesn’t quite love him back. [YouTube] …

Julie Gerstein | November 9, 2010 - 5:20 pm

Finding True Love Is About As Likely As Getting Kicked In The Head By A Horse

While the bell curve is used to organize data for things that have already happened (that chemistry test that most of the class got a “D” on), the Poisson curve,…

Ami Angelowicz | October 14, 2010 - 11:30 am

Santa Pony Is Not Amused

A horse is a horse, of course, unless that horse is wearing a really stupid costume. The horses in this collection from “The Horse Tailor” are dressed to the nines…

Julie Gerstein | September 14, 2010 - 4:20 pm

Einstein The Horse Is Smaller Than Your Cat

With the Kentucky Derby this Saturday, we have horses on the brain, and the cutest one we’ve ever seen came into the world just last week. Einstein the horse was…

Catherine Strawn | April 27, 2010 - 1:20 pm

France’s Guerre De Cuisine Focuses On Horse Meat

In a country that adores cheese and foie gras, vegans in France are a joke in the same way that Lindsay Lohan thinks she’s a designer. So you’d think the…

Leonora Epstein | December 10, 2009 - 5:10 pm

Quick Pic: You Go, Girl!

Rachel Alexandra was the only girl racing in the Preakness Stakes today, but she whipped the boys, becoming the first filly in 85 years (and the fifth in the history…

Catherine Strawn | May 16, 2009 - 7:45 pm

The Daily Squeeze: Breast Clouds, Naughty Sculptures, And Sexy Show Jumpers

The BBC has an article on its website with the headline “Clouds that look like breasts.” The article discusses clouds called “mammatus,” a name derived from the Latin word for…

Catherine Strawn | August 21, 2008 - 11:30 am

Kentucky Derby Horse Is Not A Stud

Former Kentucky Derby winner War Emblem is our kind of guy. Unlike most thoroughbred studs, who mate with any mare that gallops their way, War Emblem is incredibly choosy about…

Catherine Strawn | May 2, 2008 - 2:30 pm

Crave: Moisturize Your Horse Hair

Last night I was watching Blades of Glory and a big joke in the movie was that Will Ferrell’s ice-skating character, who is obsessed with his hair, uses Mane &…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | March 28, 2008 - 4:45 pm