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The Importance of Providing Your Horse with Grazing Time

As a horse owner, one of the most important things you can do to keep your horse healthy and happy is to give it ample time and opportunity to graze. Not only does grazing provide your horse with a more balanced diet, but it also helps your horse get the exercise that it needs to stay healthy.

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Keeping Your Horse Happy with Ample Social Time

As we continue to deal with the pandemic and stay at home orders, many are fully realizing just how important it is to be able to maintain a social life. Just as with humans, the same is true for your horse! In fact, if you want your horse to stay happy and healthy, it is absolutely essential that you find opportunity for it to enjoy a social life.

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Exploring the Importance of Movement for Your Horse

When caring for a horse, there are several steps you need to take to ensure it remains healthy. While most horse owners are fully aware that they need to make sure their horse eats properly, gets fresh water and stays safe from nasty weather elements, some may fail to recognize the importance of providing for opportunities for movement.

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Keeping Your Horse Healthy This Summer Part 3: Adjusting Schedules

Heat stress is a concern for horses that are older, out of shape or obese. Young foals can also experience heat stress due to hydration. To avoid heat stress, it is a good idea to make some adjustments to your schedule while also being continually aware of your horse’s condition. 

Making Adjustments

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Keeping Your Horse Healthy This Summer Part 2: Providing Water

Perhaps the simplest and most important step you can take to keep your horse healthy during the summer is to ensure you are providing free and easy access to clean water throughout the day. But how much water is enough and how do you keep it clean?

How Much Water Should I Provide?

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Keeping Your Horse Healthy This Summer Part 1: Understanding the Issue

With the warmer summer months just around the corner, it is a good time to look at ways to keep your horse cool and safe from heat-related illnesses. In this three-part series, we will look at simple steps you can take this summer to keep your horse healthy.

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Tracking Your Horse’s Vitals for Good Health

As a horse owner, it is important for you to know some basics about horse health and how to recognize when problems arise. Of course, in order to know if something is wrong, you need to know what things look like when they are right.

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Exploring the Causes of Diarrhea in Horses

Diarrhea in horses is typically a sign of some other underlying problem. In addition, diarrhea can cause additional problems for your horse, such as dehydration. Therefore, in order to ensure the proper treatment is put in place, it is important to recognize even mild forms of diarrhea as well as what may be causing it in your horses. Read More