Anna I. Sochocky
Writer | Equine Literature Instructor | Rider
Horses, Health, and History
Gentle Giants Rescue
Each year, thousands of horses are sold at auctions in the United States, slaughtered, and exported to Canada or Mexico, for human consumption.
Draft horses and draft crosses are even more valuable to kill buyers because of their size.
Public auctions can be a death sentence for these animals -- unless they are fortunate enough to find a home at Gentle Giants Draft Horse Rescue.
Treatment of Trigeminal
A diagnosis of headshaking can be a life sentence of pain to a horse and end any career for a rider.
British and American researchers have been exploring different ways of “resetting” the trigeminal nerve through electrical stimulation.
Learn more in my article on new treatments for headshaking in the Winter Equus Magazine. If your horse is a head shaker, the article will change your perspective!
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Equi-Libris, LLC merges my love of horses with writing and reading. I write articles and lead courses of memoir, fiction, and poetry about:
how horses heal the physical, emotional, and spiritual lives of contemporary writers;
how the horse features in myth, legend, and belief.