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Mar 10, 2017
Safety Tips for Horse-Showing Success
From The American Quarter Horse Journal
Picture an average horse show: spectators in bleachers and folding chairs, babies in strollers, tractors, rakes, shovels, tack and other equipment in aisles. Now add a panicked, loose horse.
Looks pretty dangerous inside your head, doesn't it?
At a horse show, exhibitors and show management must work together to make sure stabling areas are safe for everyone, events coordinator Nancy Easton says.
"Safety is an easy thing to take care of," she says, "if people stay aware and are considerate of everything that's going on around them."
At a horse show, she says, "the horse and exhibitor have a very tight bubble around them. Any noise or movement pushes into their bubble and causes them to react." More info...
Mar 10, 2017
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Mar 8, 2017
Terrified of towing? Follow this advice to get you from A to B safely
Horse & Hound
For many, the prospect of towing looms over horse owners like a dark cloud. David Murphy Towing, a manufacturer of towbars and trailers, offers this comprehensive safety guide designed to help you reach your end destination without incident and put your mind at rest