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Top-5 Companion Animals for Your Horse

  • Favorite companion animals for the lonely equine
  • Horses need a companion for lower stress and better health
  • Authored by Deb Eldridge, DVM - an EquMed favorite
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Riders who force their horses by the use of the whip only increase their fear; for they then associate the pain with the thing that frightens them.Author Unknown

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Western equine encephalitis

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Pulling back when tied is very dangerous habit of some horses. Many horses have been killed by pulling back, and then falling over backward when the rope breaks. One method of correcting this is with a specialized Blocker Tie Ring.

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