Horses are our faithful colleagues. We couldn’t help without them, they can make the magic bound between us and the children. We would like to give them everything they need to protect their health, so they can cheerfully carry children on their backs for long time. Maintenance of horses cost serious amounts, it is a huge challenge for us, specially in cold winter time. Even if you can’t visit us you can imagine giving a hug to Moki or Selid, with support you can feed them even from large distance. Without your support every day is a new challenge, a hard fight for us!
The skeletal findings in old-germanic graves are showing that the domesticated Nordic horse was at the end of antiquity, as the “gall-horse (Equus celticus), spread by the Gall’scolonization, and after that by the German’s, not only to the northern but also to the central Europe; it is therefore very plausible that his most southern descendants are the Hucul horses, whose home is in the Carpathian mountains around Kirly Baba and on the northern slopes of the...
Horse riding in Transcarpathis is quite rare. Horses are kept mainly for work
puposes like pulling wagons, it is a cheep form of transport and can be seen
regularly pulling wagons full of goods, hay or farm supplies in our part of the
world . The horses are hucul, they are small but very strong. A horses life is very
hard, there are many different “practices” on how to pressure them into working
even when they don’t want to cooperate with their owners.