Treating Thrush in Horses – Tried and Tested Solutions

When I asked the members of the Facebook Group, Horse Care on a Budget, what they dislike most about horse care the answer was unequivocally MUD! Not only does it make daily barn chores and riding…

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Teach Your Horse to Stand Still While Mounting

Your horse moves off because he anticipates what you’ll want him to do next. He knows that when you land in the saddle, work is about to start. So he moves off, ready to ride…but…you…

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How to Get Rid of Flies Naturally

Guest post by Sarah Macey.  Summer is on its way and the weather is slowly getting warmer. There are so many wonderful things about summer, especially when you like to ride! When the sun’s out there is…

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Using Electrolytes for Horses in Winter

You Can Lead a Horse to Water – and Help Him Stay Hydrated with Electrolytes.  Guest Post By Bonnie Jeter.  The start of the new year has been a particularly cold one, even for southernmost…

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Solarium Lamps for Horses – How Do They Work?

Guest post by Christa from piaffestyle.com.  Horses are considered athletes. You ride them an hour a day, and sometimes they are also put in a walker for another 30-60 minutes. So, they need to be taken…

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