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Horse Care & Riding Q's

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If you own a horse/pony or just help out at the stables you can take this quiz to test your knowledge of general horse care and riding.

  • 1
    What is it called when you take out only the droppings and the wettest bedding?
  • 2
    What is the main part of a horse or pony's diet?
  • 3
    Which one of these is poisonous to a horse/pony?

  • 4
    What is the average age of breaking and backing a horse/pony in?
  • 5
    On average how often should a horse see a farrier?
    Although its every horse owners responsibility to check on their horse/pony hooves and get the farrier when needed.
  • 6
    What should be done when a horse/pony has symptoms of Colic?

  • 7
    Where does the bit go?
  • 8
    What is a bitless bridle called?
  • 9
    What is the canter called in Western riding?
  • 10
    How often do you have to groom a horse/pony?

Comments (3)


629 days ago
Not everyone knows some of the terms but that does not mean that the "shouldn't be buying a horse at the moment." There are also other methods with some people. Otherwise, great test.
636 days ago
i think some of these are brittish terms but whatever
827 days ago
5: The horses at the stables I go to never have to see a farrier as they are barefoot