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Putting Down Your Horse - Planning Ahead for a Good Death

by Flossie Sellers

April 15, 2017 16:23

Read about planning ahead for a worst-case scenario when you,as a horse owner, will have to make decisions related to ending the life of your horse. Learn about …

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Equine Euthanasia - What You Should Know

Flossie Sellers

Equine Euthanasia - What You Should Know

by Flossie Sellers

April 15, 2017 18:16

Learn the 5 questions that must be asked when euthanasia is being considered for any horse and also learn about the three methods for euthanasia recommended by …

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Bathing Your Horse

EquiMed Staff

Bathing Your Horse

by EquiMed Staff

April 17, 2017 13:47

Learn what you need to have handy when bathing your horse and the 9 steps to get your horse thoroughly clean and dry …

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Dealing with Spring Allergies in Your Horse

Deb M. Eldredge, DVM

Dealing with Spring Allergies in Your Horse

by Deb M. Eldredge, DVM

April 19, 2017 18:24

Read to learn more about common skin and respiratory allergies that affect your horse and how best to treat and manage them …

General Care Tip

Invest in a properly sized rubber pull-on hoof boot for your horse. These boots are useful when your horse loses a shoe, and can also be used for packing or medicating the hoof.

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

by Miriam Rieck

April 23, 2017 16:29

Thinking about getting a horse. Author Miriam Reich continues her sage advice based on her experiences and what she learned …

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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