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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...

Pasture management and herbicide use

No environmentally conscious horse owner likes the idea of spraying a herbicide on their pastures. However, keeping your pastures free of weeds is an...

Horses, Clean Water & Riparian Buffers

As stewards of our equine land, it’s important that we do our part to protect local creeks and rivers from pollution. On horse properties,...

Pasture Planning – Beyond Grasses

With careful planning and management, incorporating trees in and around pasture areas can provide numerous aesthetic, environmental, and even equine health benefits. Shade Trees Shade is...

Rejuvenating overgrazed pastures

Do you have overgrazed pastures? Is there more bare earth than grass? If so, it may be time to put together a plan for...

Spring Grass And Your Horse

Fresh spring grass makes most horse owners wary. Find out how to get through the season safely. Fresh and Green The first spring sprouts are actually...

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...

What’s What With Toxic Plants

Do you know what's what when it comes to toxic plants and your horse? In the last warm days before the colder weather sets in,...

Why Your Horse Needs His Teeth Floated

Horses in the wild may never need their teeth floated, but yours does. Here’s why! Why should you have your horse’s teeth floated? He has teeth...

Protect His Dark Coat

Help keep dark coats from fading this summer with these nutrition tips. Summer is here, and the rich dark coat your horse sported during the...