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Dec 18, 2017
Older Horse: Special Care & Nutrition
Special Care and Nutrition

Due to improvements in nutrition, management and health care, horses are living longer, more useful lives. It's not uncommon to find horses and ponies living well into their 20's and even 30's. While genetics play a determining role in longevity, you too, can have an impact. By providing proper care and nutrition, you can help make your horse's golden years happier and more productive.


Dec 5, 2017
12 Things I Wish I Knew Before Starting an Equine Business
Thinking of taking on some boarders, or launching an equine marketing firm, or becoming a show groom? Well, you’ve got a lot to learn.

Horse people are incredibly resourceful in finding ways to become financially responsible adults pay for their addiction. Often, that means striking out for yourself with your own equine business—but as with anything horse-related, it can take a lot of trial and error until you see the results you want.

Several equine entrepreneurs, some just out of the starting gate, and others in full stride, were kind enough to share their business experiences—from lessons learned the hard way to the keys to their success.
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Nov 30, 2017
How Much Does it Cost to Lease a Horse and What do You Get When You do?
by Maggie Flowers
I want to get a Horse but my mom doesn't know how much it costs to own one. How much is it to board a horse at a stable? How much is it usually to lease a horse? And ... What are you paying for when you lease a horse?
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I wish I could be more precise in answering your question. The truth is the cost of a horse is very dependent on where you live and the availability of the facilities you wish to use. Leasing a horse is not always the best way to go, but if you do decide to lease make absolutely sure that you are covered or a disclaimer appears in the paperwork/agreement. Always have everything in writing this will protect everyone involved. More info...

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