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Caring for Your Horse - Tools of the Trade

by EquiMed Staff

April 17, 2017 11:51

Learn about the 8 different types of essential tools you need to care for your horse and how each is important in providing adequate care …

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Grooming Your Horse

EquiMed Staff

Grooming Your Horse

by EquiMed Staff

April 17, 2017 13:02

Learn about the essential tools you will need to groom your horse and the 8 steps to follow for an efficient grooming routine that will keep your horse happy as …

Measuring your Horse, Foal or Donkey for Weight Calculations

by Mark Sellers

August 28, 2018 09:42

Learn how to calculate your horses weight by using common equine body measurements and using the EquiMed Weight Calculator …

Do Homemade Equine Fly Sprays Really Work …

by Katie Navarra

April 20, 2017 10:44

Learn about making your own fly sprays and why it is important to closely monitor your horse when you make changes in the products used on and around equines …

General Care Tip

Some horses love a vigorous session with the curry comb, others hate it. Adapt what you do to the horse based on the horse's reactions. One size does not fit all.

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Tips to Prevent or Minimize Vaccination Reactions

Heather Smith Thomas

Tips to Prevent or Minimize Vaccination Reactions

by Heather Smith Thomas

April 23, 2017 16:46

Vaccinations should be a part of routine horse healthcare, under the supervision of a veterinarian. You can reduce the chances of reactions by following with …

gen·er·al care
/ˈjen(ə)rəl ker/
  1. the widespread provision of what is necessary for the health, welfare, maintenance, and protection of someone or something.
  2. a good name for a military horse.


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