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Horse Scare: Reducing Fear of Loud Noises

Horse Scare: Reducing Fear of Loud Noises

Fears & Anxieties

Horses might be pretty big creatures, but in their minds, they only weigh a few hundred pounds. Before humans started breeding horses to carry and pull heavy loads, equines were much smaller. Scientists believe the first domesticated horse only weighed about half of what today’s horses weigh. But while horses’ bodies have become bigger—making them […]