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5 Safety Rules for Grooming Your Horse

Flossie Sellers

5 Safety Rules for Grooming Your Horse

by Flossie Sellers

April 15, 2017 15:48

Learn the 5 simple safety rules you should follow when grooming your horse to make it an enjoyable and productive experience …

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How to Give Your Horse a Daily Once-Over

Flossie Sellers

How to Give Your Horse a Daily Once-Over

by Flossie Sellers

April 15, 2017 18:38

Learn the 6 important points of observation that will clue you in to your horse's physical and mental state during a daily once over as you groom your horse …

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Your Horse's Vital Signs

EquiMed Staff

Your Horse's Vital Signs

by EquiMed Staff

April 17, 2017 15:13

Learn about your horses vital signs and why it is important that you know how to take them, are familiar with your horse's baseline vital signs, and check them …

Therapies for Horse Injuries, Aches, and Pains

by Katie Navarra

April 22, 2017 11:45

Any athlete will tell you that a hard workout leads to joint aches, stiffness and pain. Our equine athletes suffer the same. Learn about some therapies that are …

General Care Tip

A horse can only inhale through its nose. Due to anatomy, when a horse inhales, it creates an airtight seal around the larynx, the opening to the windpipe (trachea).

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 …

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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