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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 …

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 …

Horse Thoughts: For the New Horse Owner - Part One of Two

by Miriam Rieck

April 23, 2017 16:17

Thinking about getting a horse. Here is some sage advice from author Miriam Reich about some basic considerations prior to taking the plunge …

General Care Tip

If you find that your horse has been deprived of water for more than a day, do not allow your horse to drink too much water at one time. Severe dehydration may required administation of electolytes intraveneously.

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How to Tie a Horse

Mark Sellers

How to Tie a Horse

by Mark Sellers

April 20, 2017 13:06

Quick and easy to learn, a simple slip-knot is a good knot to use for tying your horse. Learn how to make this know, and importantly, learn where you should …

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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