Category: Horse Care


Going Bitless: My Story

When I was younger, I never thought twice about putting a metal bit in my horse’s mouth.  It was just part of the necessary equipment for riding–along with the saddle and saddle pad.  And...


Joint Health for Young Horses

The following article is written by Dr. Madalyn Ward, DVM, a holistic veterinarian based in Austin, Texas.  More of her articles can be found at Holistic Horsekeeping. ________________________________________________________________________ Joint health is such a concern...


Horse Poop 101

  For many of us, dealing with horse manure is a day-to-day occurrence.  We scoop it, we dump it, and we forget about it–for the most part.  But have you ever really taken a...