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5 fun activities to do with your horse this winter

Here’s a flurry of horse-related activities to enjoy this holiday season! Many of us tend to either migrate or hibernate during the winter months. But...

Feeding the hard keeper

If your horse is a hard keeper, he’ll likely require special attention during the winter months. These tips will help keep him healthy. Hard keepers...

Planning your horse’s winter diet

As the beautiful days of fall turn short and cold, it’s time to think about your horse’s winter diet. Here’s a few tips to...

Shade and shelter for your horse

Protecting your horse from sun, wind and storms can be as simple as giving him access to a hedge, trees or hillside – or...

Hoof traction in the winter

Sleet, snow, rain and freezing mud can cause traction problems for horses and humans alike. Here’s how our horses cope, and what we can...

Winter hoof care and horse health

The onset of winter often means changes in horsekeeping practices. These changes can have both positive and negative effects on your horse’s hoof quality...

Quick tips for winter wellness

Whether your winters are damp and rainy or snowy and cold, ensuring winter wellness for your horse means taking steps to help him endure...

Adjusting for winter nutrition

For some of us, winter has already arrived.  For others, it’s just beginning in earnest.  For all of us, the horse is facing some...

Tips for winter colic

There tends to be a higher incidence of colic in the fall and winter – here’s how to keep your horse healthy. Colic can strike...

Selecting a blanket for your horse

A go-to guide for selecting the perfect blanket for your horse. Over the years, I have accumulated quite the collection of blankets. While my horses...