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Wednesday, April 8, 2020
How to regain mental fitness after a riding accident

How to reduce fear after a riding accident

Horseback riding accidents can be scary, and overcoming the fear you experience is easier said than done. These steps will help you get back...
Ammonia in your barn — what you need to know

Ammonia in your barn — what you need to know

Ammonia is the second leading cause of severe respiratoy disease in horses. Here's how to prevent it from affecting your own equine companions —...
Top sources of Omega-3 fatty acids for horses

Top sources of Omega-3 fatty acids for horses

A look at the role of Omega-3 fatty acids in the equine diet, and how to determine the best source for your horse. Omega-3 fatty...
Catnip (Nepeta cataria)

Catnip (Nepeta cataria)

It’s not just for cats! Catnip, also known as catmint or catwort, is an awesome addition to your equine herbal treasure chest. A member of...
How to prepare your horse for roping

How to prepare your horse for roping

Roping is a diverse discipline that requires a great deal of training. These tips will help you introduce your horse to the sport --...
A look at sleep patterns in horses

A look at sleep patterns in horses

Understanding your horse's sleep patterns — and what disrupts them — can help you care for his sleep needs to the best of your...
Building your horse’s trust

Building your horse’s trust

How staying present and performing a gentle acupressure session on your horse can help deepen his trust in you. If you think your horse knows...
Prioritize quality when considering equine CBD supplements

Prioritize quality when considering equine CBD supplements

CBD supplements are a worthwhile treatment option for many horses. Just be sure to do your research and invest in the right products! Cannabidiol (CBD)...
How cold weather can affect saddle fit

How cold weather can affect saddle fit

The cold season is in full swing, and that means your horse’s saddle might be fitting a bit differently. Here’s how to assess and...
Understanding Bowen-based equine therapy

Understanding Bowen-based equine therapy

A look at Bowen-based therapy and how this gentle bodywork technique can be used to restore balance in horses. When people talk about “Bowen therapy...