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Keeping Your Barn Safe

Flossie Sellers

Keeping Your Barn Safe

by Flossie Sellers

April 20, 2017 14:27

Falls, fire, structural inadequacies, and horse-related injuries are legitimate concerns for every horse owner. Read to learn the 12 tips for barn safety and …

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Selecting a Horse Waterer

Flossie Sellers

Selecting a Horse Waterer

by Flossie Sellers

April 26, 2017 15:06

Read about the 6 factors that affect the amount of water your horse needs daily and learn about the options available that enable you to make sure your horse …

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Basics of Hay Storage

Flossie Sellers

Basics of Hay Storage

by Flossie Sellers

April 26, 2017 15:22

Learn how moisture, temperature, time, and storage affect the nutritional value of hay and how you can take a sample of hay to test for the nutrients, and also …

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The Top 5 Non-human Companions for Your Horse

Deb M. Eldredge, DVM

The Top 5 Non-human Companions for Your Horse

by Deb M. Eldredge, DVM

April 28, 2017 12:58

Learn why your horse needs companionship and which animals make good non-human buddies to help keep your horse occupied and comfortable when you cannot be there …

Healthy Barn Tip

High tensile wire fences are increasingly common in livestock areas. These fences are strong and inexpensive, but often lack visibility making them dangerous to unaware horses. Tie surveyor tape to the wires every four feet to increase the fence's visibility.

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Importance of Good Ventilation in Horse Barns

Heather Smith Thomas

Importance of Good Ventilation in Horse Barns

by Heather Smith Thomas

July 14, 2019 15:06

Many horses have allergic airway disease or heaves due to improper barn ventilation because of dust and poor-quality air held within the confines of the barn …

health·y barn
/ˈhelTHē bärn/
noun
  1. a large farm building used for storing grain, hay or for housing livestock that is maintained in a way to promote animal health and wellbeing.
  2. the horse owners favorite place to be.

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