The Backyard Horse-Keeper’s Spring To-Do List

Guest post by Mary Lynne Carpenter of The Backyard Horse Blog. As a backyard horse-owner, I am responsible for all my horse’s care and related upkeep. After a long Mid-Western Winter, I look forward to…

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How to Care for Your Horse During the COVID-19 Pandemic

With growing numbers of local Coronavirus cases, many horse owners have begun to realize the impact this can have on their day-to-day horse care routines. Whether you keep your horse at home, with a friend,…

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Horse Cost Case Study: February 2020

When it comes to horse ownership, it’s important to be able to handle the financial ups and downs. You won’t be able to predict a lot of your expenses, which is pretty evident in my…

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Home Remedies for Cracked Horse Hooves

If you’re dealing with your horse’s cracked, dry hooves, chances are there’s an easy solution that doesn’t require buying expensive hoof dressings. But it’s important to look for the root cause of the hoof issue,…

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Horse Supplies on a Budget: The Bare Essentials You Need for Your New Horse

You make your way to the tack shop. Your new horse is coming home this week. Excitement is bubbling through your body as you think of the moment your horse comes off the trailer. Before…

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