Thursday, December 5, 2019

Health

How Haygain is helping horses breathe easier

Inflammatory Airway Diseases (IAD) has become a common problem in horses. Haygain is working tirelessly to learn more about this disease, and provide a...

Nutrition

Top tips for managing your pastures

You’ve taken the time to plan and plant your pastures – now you need to manage them. Here’s how certain measures such as rotational...

Feeding senior horses

There's no shortage of senior horse feeds on the market, but does every horse eventually need one? And if so, when? Articles from the 1980s...

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

Ferrell Hollow Farm

Founded to provide a permanent sanctuary for animals in need, Ferrell Hollow Farm is making the world a better place for senior and special...

The ultimate guide to growing your horse’s mane and tail

Tips on taking her mane and tail from mediocre to marvelous! The sight of a shiny flowing mane and tail is sure to capture the...

Blog

Choosing supplements for your horse – 5 important questions to ask

Choosing supplements for your horse – 5 important questions to ask

Looking for the right supplements for your horse? Asking these five questions will help you make the best choice for his health. Equine supplements can play a key role in keeping your horse healthy and happy – particularly when they’re incorporated into a program that also includes a high quality...
Safe, effective herbal deworming for horses

Safe, effective herbal deworming for horses

A look at the life cycle of parasitic worms and why herbal deworming methods are an option worth pursuing. Knowledge is key to eliminating the need for chemical wormers. Due to the toxic nature of these products and the way they interact with parasites, they often don’t have the effect...
equine massage in new york — a look at the legalities

Equine massage in New York – a look at the legalities

Not a veterinarian? It’s against the law to offer equine massage in New York – even if you’re a certified equine massage therapist. When a Certified Equine Sports Massage Therapist in New York was ordered to cease and desist her horse massage therapy business, the Government Justice Center (GJC) –...