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Checking your horse’s hay and haylage

Hay and haylage are a vital part of your horse’s diet, so it is important to provide optimal quality.  Learn how to evaluate your...

Growing a high-impact pasture – what to plant

Achieving highly nutritious pasture is no small task – it takes year-round planning, cultivating and maintenance. This expert guide will get you started. A herd...

Alternatives and additions to your horse’s forage

Forage is a staple in every horse’s diet and the best sources are natural grasses and hay.  You can turn to several alternatives if...

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...

The slow feeding movement

Slow feeding is rapidly gaining in popularity, and no wonder. These tips will get you started and help you select the best slow feeder method...

All About Salt

Understanding and meeting your horse’s electrolyte needs. You know your horse needs salt. But what kinds of salts, and how much does he really need...

The Dangers of Lush Green Pasture: The Romantic Myth that Harms...

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Winter hoof care

Being knee deep in mud and snow can be a challenge to your horse. Here are some tips on proper winter hoof care. As a...

All About Slow Feeding

Slow feeding isn’t just for easy keepers. More and more people are looking into slow feeding as a way to offer their horses forage. But...

Using Wasps To Control Flies

Fly parasites are a natural non-invasive way to help manage pesky fly populations. Flies and horses (well, horse manure!) go hand-in-hand. Good management of your...