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Introducing a grazing muzzle to your horse

No one wants to admit their horses are getting a bit overweight. But the reality is that weight is one of the most important...

Abnormal equine posture

Understanding abnormal equine posture and how rehabilitation intervention can help. Why should we care about posture in horses? Because posture affects the complex interactions of...

Should you invest in a grazing muzzle?

If your horse is an easy keeper, he may benefit from a grazing muzzle while on pasture. When your vet, farrier or best friend looks...

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...

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...

Managing your horse’s laminitis or founder

When an equine athlete experiences an episode of laminitis or founder, it can be a very painful experience. Fortunately, there's new technology that can...

Diet Changes for the Senior Horse

As horses age, they may need some special considerations and diet changes to help them maintain optimal health. At the time they erupt, a horse’s...

Holistic veterinary advice

Q: What is the best way to draw out a hoof abscess? I am receiving conflicting advice from the professionals who work on my...

Trimming The Special Needs Horse

Horses that are young, nervous, or sore need special consideration. Here’s how to help make them more comfortable when trimming. I trim a lot of...

How to teach your horse self-carriage

Developing self-carriage at the most basic level will help your horse maintain it through more advanced movements. When a horse is balanced and maintaining himself...