Wednesday, February 26, 2020

Health

Detoxing your horse’s fascia to improve mobility

Over time, toxic buildup in your horse’s body can negatively affect all aspects of his health, including mobility. Here’s how detoxing his fascia can...

Nutrition

Ration balancers and your horse

A breakdown of what ration balancers are, how they work, and why they’re a smart way to supplement your horse’s diet. Ration balancers (also known...

Equine supplements for the off-season

Here’s why giving your horse supplements can be just as important during the winter as during show season. The leaves are changing and falling, crunching...
Cranberry chia crunch

Cranberry chia crunch

Meadowsweet for horses

Meadowsweet for horses

Feeding senior horses

Feeding senior horses

Training

Horseplay for senior equines

We consider what “horseplay” is and how it benefits the senior horse, along with some practical ideas on how to incorporate play into your...

Lifestyle

8 ways horse caretakers can save money

When you have a horse, managing your money can be challenging. Here are a few tips to help you cut costs without sacrificing quality...

Is your tack ready for another year?

It’s important to set aside some time at the end of each season to ensure your tack is in good shape. Your horse’s safety...

Blog

Why vitamin E is critical for horses

Why vitamin E is critical for horses

You’ve checked to make sure your horse is getting enough protein, fiber and fat in her diet – but what about vitamin E? Here’s why this micronutrient is so important. My family learned through tragedy that many equine diets are lacking a basic nutrient: vitamin E. In the spring of...
2 reasons not to neglect winter grooming

2 important reasons not to neglect winter grooming

Brushing your horse isn’t just important in the spring! Take a look at why you should establish a regular winter grooming routine. Many people assume that regular grooming is only necessary when horses are shedding their winter coats. But the truth is, grooming offers very important benefits during the...
One tragedy, two cloned horses and $1 million dollars in earnings

One tragedy, two cloned horses and $1 million dollars in earnings

Learn how world champion barrel racer Mary Walker went from tragedy to triumph in her 50s, and why she decided to clone the horse that stood by her through it all. In 2012, horse enthusiast Mary Walker became the oldest woman in the Women’s Professional Rodeo Association (WPRA) to qualify...