Everyday Caring for Horses
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are are hundreds of articles and videos with tips on taking care of your horses.
washing, grooming, exercising and training your horses.
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Nov 4, 2017
Consider Equine Insurance Before You Have An Emergency
Insurance for Horse People
Imagine a cold, wet night in February. You’ve been walking your horse for hours, watching as your veterinarian treats him for an increasingly painful colic episode. Things aren’t improving, and the vet asks you “Is surgery an option for you?” More info...
Oct 17, 2017
Pasture Management 101: Drought, Excess Rain, and Erosion
By Hope Ellis-Ashburn, MS
Since pasture development and renovation can be expensive endeavors, owners can and should take steps to ensure that fields continue to thrive. Environmental factors, in particular, can impact pasture quality.
For example, during times of drought, grasses might become dormant or die altogether, allowing weeds (sometimes toxic) to take their place. Overgrazing can make this even worse. More info...
Oct 17, 2017
Measuring Your Horse for A Horse Blaket Video
Blanket weather is coming! If your horse has grown, changed shape or you just want to be absolutely certain you’re getting the right size this year, don’t miss this helpful video from SmartPak. More info...
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