Mad About Horses

Join Dr. Chris Mortensen, PhD on an exciting adventure into the story of the horse and learn how we can make the world a better place for all equines.

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Each week we’re going to cover topics that focus on understanding horses better so we can give them the best possible lives.” – Dr. Chris Mortensen, PhD


Mad About Horses is the definitive podcast for all equine enthusiasts, exploring the history, physiology, behavior and management of the world’s horses.

Presented by Dr. Chris Mortensen, a renowned equine scientist and educator, this podcast will help you understand why your horse is the way they are and how to make the world a better place for all equids.

Whether you’re a professional rider, a horse breeder, or someone who simply loves the sound of hooves on a morning trail, Mad About Horses is your weekly dose of all things equine.

About Dr. Chris Mortensen, PhD

Dr Chris Mortensen PhD Director of Education Mad BarnDr. Chris Mortensen has taught more students about the basics of Equine Science than any other professor in the world. Chris is a seasoned podcaster, award-winning educator, and currently serves as the Director of Education for Mad Barn.

Having spent his entire life surrounded by horses, Chris not only brings significant expertise but also a profound passion for these extraordinary animals to every episode.

Dr. Mortensen shares, “Horses are more than just animals; they are our companions, our greatest friends, and a source of inspiration. ‘Mad About Horses’ is a podcast created to connect people with these incredible creatures.