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Daily Exercise for Your Horse

EquiMed Staff

Daily Exercise for Your Horse

by EquiMed Staff

April 17, 2017 12:55

Learn about your horse's need for daily exercise and the many ways you can make sure your horse is getting the kind of exercise workouts that will help increase …

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Maintenance Clipping for Your Horse

EquiMed Staff

Maintenance Clipping for Your Horse

by EquiMed Staff

April 17, 2017 14:11

Learn the 8 steps that will keep your horse well-groomed with maintenance clipping along with suggestions for purchasing and keeping your clippers in good shape …

Why Daily Turnout is Important: Nan's Story

by Miriam Rieck

April 21, 2017 14:27

Learn how daily turnout helps horses and foals develop positive herd dynamics plus sound bodies, and how it prevents destructive behaviors …

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The Equine Circulatory System

Joan Norton VMD DACVIM

The Equine Circulatory System

by Joan Norton VMD DACVIM

April 22, 2017 12:13

The horse is one of the most impressive natural athletes in the world largely due to a specialized circulatory system that, along with the respiratory system, …

General Care Tip

The most suitable bandage width for most horse leg wraps is 4 inches (9.8 cm). This width is easy to handle, conforms well to the leg, and covers the leg most economically.

Kids and Horses - Basic Safety Issues When Handling Horses

by Heather Smith Thomas

April 24, 2017 14:51

Learn about teaching young would-be equestrians what they need to know and do, beginning with basic safety rules that will enable every child to proudly take on …

gen·er·al care
/ˈjen(ə)rəl ker/
noun
  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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