Old Horses: Better With Age

June 2014 - Posts

Making Peace with Senior Feed

I confess: I haven't always loved senior horse feeds. But a change in Dorado's diet has really changed my mind. Do your aging horses eat senior feeds?... Read More

Summer Haircuts for Equine Seniors

Ensuring a Mini with PPID stayed cool during the summers often involved a set of clippers and a haircut. How do you manage your hairy seniors during the warm months?... Read More

Where's the Time Gone?

Do you have a horse who's become better with age and maturity?... Read More

Seattle Slew's Senior Surgeries

All this Triple Crown talk made me think of another horse that claimed racing's biggest prize: Seattle Slew. He also made headlines as a senior horse when he underwent two major neck surgeries in the early 2000s.... Read More

About This Blog

Horses are living longer than ever, but with age and experience come health problems, new management concerns, and an odd behavior here and there. Discuss the ins and outs of every day old horse care and concerns with senior horse owner and News Editor Erica Larson.