Monday, July 22, 2019
Coconut meal for horses

Coconut meal for horses

When it comes to feeds for horses, coconut meal is probably one of the last things you’d think of. But this “cool” new feed is...
Does your horse need grain?

Does your horse need grain?

We seem to automatically assume that all horses have to eat grain. Let’s look at what your horse really needs to stay healthy! Many people...
rose hips

Rose hips

Roses belong to the same family as the apple and crabapple, so it is no coincidence that rose hips look like tiny apples. Rose...
Your horse's hay

Your horse’s hay

Assessing hay types and how they fit his needs. Hay is a major part of a horse’s feed intake. This means particular attention needs to be...
Holiday treat recipe

Holiday treat recipe

The festive season doesn’t have to be about overindulgence – here is a recipe your horses will love, and it’s good for them, too!...
holistic q and a

Holistic Veterinary Q&A

Talking with holistic veterinarian Dr. Hannah Mueller. Dr. Hannah Mueller is a 2004 graduate of Oregon State University, College of Veterinary Medicine. She strives to provide...
meadowsweet

Meadowsweet

Meadowsweet is a mild yet effective anti-inflammatory herb. It has been used for several centuries to treat body aches and pains, including arthritis and...
Does your horse need to detox?

Does your horse need to detox?

Detox diets are all the rage for people, so it’s no surprise we’re considering them for horses too. Let’s look at when your horse...
Nutrition and temperament type

Nutrition and temperament type

Do you know your horse's temperament type? Knowing this can help you better understand his nutritional needs. Throughout the year, we have covered each of...
Selenium: facts and myths

Selenium: facts and myths

We are often cautioned about feeding our horses too much selenium, but we rarely hear about the benefits of this essential trace mineral. Here’s...