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Saturday, September 25, 2021
Is heat stress impacting your horse?

Is heat stress impacting your horse?

Temperatures are on the rise as spring is quickly turning to summer. We might not be thinking about it yet, but heat stress could...
Federal lawmakers reintroducing bill to ban horse slaughter 

Federal lawmakers reintroducing bill to ban horse slaughter 

The Save America’s Forgotten Equines (SAFE) Act would permanently ban horse slaughter in the U.S. and end the export of horses for slaughter abroad. On...
Is your saddle hurting your horse's back?

Is your saddle hurting your horse’s back?

Pinpointing the root cause when your horse seems "off" can be challenging. Here’s how to figure out if his saddle is the problem. Consider...
How to stay safe when riding horses during the pandemic

How to stay safe when riding horses during the pandemic

Whether your region is in full lockdown or not, take these precautions when riding horses during the pandemic. The quarantine imposed by the coronavirus has...
New study to help develop health and well-being guidelines for air-transported horses

New study to help develop health and well-being guidelines for air-transported horses

Tens of thousands of horses are transported by air every year, yet very little is known about how stressors on planes increase their risk...
Adopt a Horse Month: how you can help

Adopt a Horse Month: how you can help

Some helpful info and tips from the ASPCA on Adopt a Horse Month and how you can get involved to help horses in need! The...
How to shed self-doubt and find more joy in riding

How to shed self-doubt and find more joy in riding

Horseback riding is an enjoyable activity – but it’s easy to get too caught up in what you’re doing wrong. Here’s how to boost...
4 tips for introducing dogs to horses

4 tips for introducing dogs to horses

Whether you have a new dog or a new horse, these tips will help you introduce the two animals in a safe, respectful way. Horses...
How to find a safe and connected position in the saddle

How to find a safe and connected position in the saddle

This simple exercise can assist you in connecting and communicating with your horse through your seat instead of the reins. Have you ever wanted to...
The benefits of heat recovery ventilators (HRVs) in horse barns

The benefits of heat recovery ventilators (HRVs) in horse barns

Heat recovery ventilators are an efficient way to exchange stale barn air during the winter months without letting the cold in! Maintaining a healthy, comfortable...