Horse Rescue in West Virginia

Have you considered adopting from a horse rescue center? The benefits of equine rescue are tremendous for horses and for those who love them.


Legal Disputes in the Horse Business: Protecting Yourself from Liability

Jenkins Fenstermaker’s Allison J. Farrell helps protect you from legal disputes in the horse business with the right contracts and liability protections.


How an Equine Lawyer Helps Horse Clubs

Horse clubs serve as an excellent resource to horse owners, breeders, trainers, and others interested in engaging with the equine industry. These groups create communities that provide education, experience, and exposure as well as information and…


How to Structure Your Horse Business

Many horse lovers—like myself—dream of making a living doing what they most enjoy and decide to start a horse business. In addition to launching The Legal Equine, my husband and I founded our farm-based business, Almost Heaven Vanners, LLC, the…


How to Find a Horse Sitter

Pets bring people joy, reduce our stress levels, serve as workout partners, and provide health benefits such as reducing blood pressure, improving cholesterol levels, and easing mental health issues. However, when you need to be away and cannot take…


The Advantages of Leasing a Horse

Owning a horse is a childhood dream for many. We lived these dreams as children through common childhood play experiences, such as begging our parents for toy rocking horses, carousel rides, and having ponies at our birthday parties. For some, that…


When a Horse Causes Damage

Owning horses can bring amazing experiences. They are a conduit of physical activity, showmanship, sportsmanship, and therapeutic connections. Caring for horses is richly rewarding. Except for when it isn’t. As large animals with minds of their…


Equine Business Loan Considerations in West Virginia

Horses require a great deal of routine care that can be quite costly. Feed, water, shoes, veterinarian care, and stabling all add up. You can try to earn a return on your investment by starting an equine business. You may even want to look into some…