How Long Do Horses Live? It Depends!

How long do horses live? On average horses live for 25 to 30 years, but there are always exceptions. Let’s explore how breed, health conditions, and care affect their longevity, plus the oldest horses that…

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Baby Horse Hooves – Weird & Wonderful!

Have you ever seen baby horse hooves? A newborn horse hoof often looks like something out of a sci-fi movie. But this phenomenon seen in foals is perfectly normal and ensures a smooth and safe…

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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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