Category: Horse Care

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Rehabbing An Injured Horse

Rehab. It is a bit of an anxiety-filled word to most horse owners. You have just spent a large amount of money at the vet’s office and a diagnosis has been handed down with...

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To Stall or Not to Stall in Cold Weather?

I rarely stall my horses, but I have kept them up (in stalls/paddocks) some this past week due to having our first two frosts of the season. Grass can be very high in sugar...

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Hoof Care for Senior Horses

With senior horses, it’s sometimes easy to let hoof care slide. To maybe stretch those farrier visits out a little further. After all, they’re just hanging around the pasture, not doing much of anything. What’s...

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The Right Way vs. The Easy Way

The other day, this video came across my Facebook feed. . . And it got me thinking about a choice we so often have when working with horses (or animals in general): the right...

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Autumn Considerations for Horses

It seems we’re always more than ready to welcome each new change of season. This past summer wasn’t bad—I think we only had one or two one hundred degree days here in NE Oklahoma—but...

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Slow Feeder Options

If you’ve followed this blog for long, you probably know just how important I believe good-quality forage is (and I’m not the only one!). It should always be the cornerstone of every horse’s diet....