Smart Horse Keeping

January 2013 - Posts

Coolers are Basic Winter Horse Gear

At this time of year when we are finally able to get out to ride, our hairy horses are often fresh and our rides long, increasing the odds of ending up with a hot, sweaty horse.... Read More

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Winter Paddock Footing for Horse Properties

One of the most frequent horse property management questions I get at this time of year has to do with choosing the right footing for a winter paddock.... Read More

Horse Keeping Observations from Australia

This past November I was the keynote speaker at an Australian conference for government and agencies that work with horse owners. Here's what I learned about horse keeping down under.... Read More

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