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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 …

Measuring your Horse, Foal or Donkey for Weight Calculations

by Mark Sellers

August 28, 2018 09:42

Learn how to calculate your horses weight by using common equine body measurements and using the EquiMed Weight Calculator …

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Tips for Making Winter Riding Safer

Miriam Rieck

Tips for Making Winter Riding Safer

by Miriam Rieck

April 22, 2017 14:41

Riding your horse during the winter gives you both a chance to keep fit and enjoy the beauty of a winter landscape. This article offers tips to help you keep …

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 …

General Care Tip

An epsom salt soak is useful to improve or resolve hoof bruises and abscesses. Dissolve handfuls of epsom salt in a bucket of warm water until it no longer dissolves. Soak the affected hoof for at least 15 minutes.

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Hobble Train Your Horse

EquiMed Staff

Hobble Train Your Horse

by EquiMed Staff

April 25, 2017 14:14

Hobble training your horse will teach him patience, will teach him to give to pressure, will teach him not to panic if his legs are trapped, and it comes in …

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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