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What to Consider Before Breeding an Older Mare

Plan ahead and ensure your older mare is up to the task before sending her to the breeding shed....

Senior Horse Superstar Spotlight: Consul

Learn how the staff at Iron Spring Farm is keeping 29-year-old Consul healthy and happy through his senior years....

Breeding the Old Gray Mare

Even though breeding my own 16-year-old mare isn't in the cards, I'd love to hear about your experiences with breeding older mares....

Senior Studs Still Got It

Earlier this year I visited several Thoroughbred farms during stallion open house season, but I hadn't considered the wide age range that spanned the youngest and oldest horses I'd meet....

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.