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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 …

Understanding Your Gelding and Using Common Sense When Cleaning His …

by Heather Smith Thomas

April 24, 2017 15:25

Geldings are preferred by some people over mares because geldings tend to be more mellow and predictable because their emotions are more on an even keel when …

Helping Horses Survive and Thrive during Droughts and Wildfires

by EquiMed Staff

April 25, 2017 12:54

The nutritional value of forage and hay grown in drought-stricken areas plummets and as a result, horse nutrition is compromised and in the case of wildfires, …

Six Tips to Help Keep Your Horse Healthy During Fall and Winter …

by EquiMed Staff

April 25, 2017 13:27

Although horses are very adaptable to cold weather, managing their physical and nutritional needs takes some planning …

General Care Tip

If your horse has a tearing eye that won't quit, he may be suffering from a blocked tear duct. Your vet can flush the duct to provide relief.

Horse Snips - Administering an Oral Wormer

by EquiMed Staff

April 20, 2017 13:56

How do you give an oral wormer to a horse? This short video shows you how. Worming your horse is easy and inexpensive. If you haven' been worming your horse, …

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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