Tag Archives: Geschichte des Pferdes

History of the Horse – Blog 22 – Christmas Gifts!

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History of the Horse – Part 22 Geschichte des Pferdes – Teil 22 Christmas Gifts for your Horse! For quite a few Blogs now I have had the feeling that I should be more positive about the History of our …

History of the Horse – Blog 21 – Our Times 10

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History of the Horse – Part 10 Geschichte des Pferdes – Teil 10 Our times 10: We have now looked at the significance of the relationship between horses and humans over the last Blogs – how it is or how …

History of the Horse – Blog 20 – Our Times 9

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History of the Horse – Part 20 Geschichte des Pferdes – Teil 20 Our Times 9 In the last Blogs (starting with Blog 17) we looked at the economic influence that the horse industry in general has today, culminating with the …

History of the Horse – Blog 19 – Our Times 8

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History of the Horse – Part 19 Geschichte des Pferdes – Teil 19 Our Times 8 Pro or contra horse racing? I already stated in the last Blog that I am personally not a friend of racing. Horses are rarely …

History of the Horse – Blog 18 – Our Times 7

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History of the Horse – Part 18 Geschichte des Pferdes – Teil 18 Our Times 7 In the last Blog we started looking at the equestrian industry in terms of economics – and found that it is quite important in terms …

History of the Horse – Blog 17 – Our times 6

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History of the Horse – Blog 17 Geschichte des Pferdes – Blog 17  Our times 6 – Some Statistics Unser Zeitalter -etwas Statistik We are getting to the end of our History of the Horses. We have killed them in wars, …

History of the Horse – Blog 16 – Our Times 5

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History of the Horse – Part 16 Geschichte des Pferdes – Teil 16 We saw in the last Blog that horses had to share the miseries of humans in war as well as in their working environment. Another thing we …

History of the Horse – Blog 15 – Our Times 4

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History of the Horse – Part 15 – Our Times 4 Geschichte des Pferdes – Teil 15 – Unser Zeitalter Life as a working horse: War is certainly the most terrible thing that humans ever inflicted on horses (and on themselves, …

History of the Horse – Blog 14 – Our Times 3

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History of the Horse – Part 14 Geschichte des Pferdes – Teil 14 In the last Blog we looked at the situation of horses during the First World War – and I find the topic so depressing that the going …

History of the Horse – Blog 13 – Our Times 2

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History of the Horse – Part 13 Geschichte des Pferdes – Teil 13 Our times 2 In the last Blog we looked at the types of horses used for warfare. Regardless what function they would be used for, whether pulling equipment …

History of the Horse – Blog 12 – Our Times 1

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History of the Horse – Part 12 – Our Times 1 Geschichte des Pferdes – Teil 12 – Unser Zeitalter 1 We have almost arrived in the present!  We saw in the last Blog that at the end of the Ice Age there was …

History of the Horse – Blog 09 – Pliocene 2

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History of the Horse – Part 09  Geschichte des Pferdes – Teil 09 Pliocene 2   The animals: Many of the animal species just carried over from the Miocene. The largest ones were the mastodons and giraffes. The first real pigs …

History of the Horse – Blog 08 – Pliocene 1

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History of the Horse – Part 08  Geschichte des Pferdes  – Teil 08 Pliocene 1 During the Miocene, which lasted about 17.7 million years, we saw great changes in the geography (all those mountain ranges!) as well as in  our primeval horses – …

History of the Horse – Blog 06 – Miocene 1

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History of the Horse – Part 06 Geschichte des Pferdes – Teil 06 The Miocene : At the end of the last Blog we saw that during the Oligocene Miohippus was the star of the development in North America – while all …

History of the Horse – Blog 04 – Eocene 4

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History of the Horse – Eocene 4 – Part 4 Geschichte des Pferdes – Eozän 4 – Teil 4 Up to now we had in the Eocene an even temperature of about 35 ° C (95° F) around the whole globe …