Bute for Horses: Benefits, Risks, & Alternative Pain Remedies

Phenylbutazone, generally referred to as Bute, is a pain reliever and anti-inflammatory medication commonly used for horses. Bute is one of the most commonly prescribed medications given to horses because of the general pain relief…

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7 Reasons Your Electric Fence is Not Working (And How to Fix It)

It is common for horse or donkey enthusiasts to face issues with electric fencing. Electric fencing is usually installed to confine our equines in a safe environment. If the electric fence is not working, the…

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How to Know When It’s Time to Change Barns

Should You Change Horse Barns? How To Know When It’s Time To Move On If you’ve ridden or boarded at a barn for any amount of time you’ve likely made invaluable friendships and memories. When…

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Tips to Keep Your Senior Equine Warm This Winter

Senior horses hold a special place in a horse owner’s heart. They’re the sweetest, the kindest, and the oldest….which sometimes means that it’s even harder for them to stay warm in winter weather. The icy…

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Horse Cost Case Study: June 2020

It’s odd how time flies and seems to go so slowly all at once. For several months now, my horse has been laid up with a popped splint and small fracture. Yet, here we are…

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