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    How Do Horses Sleep?

    Many people ask the question how do horses sleep? Even people who have owned horses for many years wonder how they can sleep on one. It seems that it takes a special bond to be able to ride a horse, but then the same bond is needed for them to sleep on their backs. For this reason, learning how do horses sleep may be important to horse owners. There are actually a number of answers to the question, “How do horses sleep?” Some experts suggest that sleep happens while the animal is unconscious. Others believe that sleep occurs while the animal is awake, however in most cases, horses seem to…