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Older Horse Care
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Older Horse Care

Ann M. Swinker

Horse owners need to consider different and special care for the aging horse. More
Begin Your Horse’s Spring Grooming
Begin Your Horse’s Spring Grooming - Articles Articles
Spring grooming of the horse assists in promoting a clean, shiny coat and skin. More
Common Sense Fencing for Horses
Common Sense Fencing for Horses - Articles Articles
Is the fence visible? Any fence type to be safe and reliable requires planning and proper instillation. More
Being Prepared for the Worst: Develop a Health Care Plan for your Horse
Being Prepared for the Worst: Develop a Health Care Plan for your Horse - Articles Articles
When acquiring ownership, you assumed responsibility for the health and welfare of your horse. More
Horses eating low-quality forage
Hay Quality for Different Classes of Horses - Articles Articles
Hay is the most important part of the horse’s diet and makes up 50-100% of the horse’s diet. More
Useful Tools In Equine Parasite Control
Useful Tools In Equine Parasite Control - Articles Articles
Some livestock parasite populations have developed to be increasingly resistant to the drugs. More
Managing a Horse with Laminitis on Grass Pastures
Managing a Horse with Laminitis on Grass Pastures - Articles Articles
Horses prone to laminitis need help when grazing on grass pastures, in the Spring time and early Summer, when grasses grow quickly and lush. More
Equine Insect Pests
Equine Insect Pests - Articles Articles

Equine Insect Pests

Ann M. Swinker

Important arthropod pests of horses are flies, gnats, mosquitoes, bots, lice, ticks, mites and blister beetles. More
Horses May Be at Risk of Colic in Cold Weather
Horses May Be at Risk of Colic in Cold Weather - Articles Articles
When it is very cold, horses will reduce their water consumption and be at risk of colic. More
Fall Leaves In Horse Pastures Can be Toxic
Fall Leaves In Horse Pastures Can be Toxic - Articles Articles
Disposing of fall leaves properly or composting them in an area outside of pastures is an important aspect to horse management. More
Winter Care for Your Horse
Winter Care for Your Horse - Articles Articles
With winter approaching, horse owners will need to prepare and conduct a different approach in caring for their horses. More
Winter Horseback Riding
Winter Horseback Riding - Articles Articles

Winter Horseback Riding

Ann M. Swinker

Many riders experience the outside winter weather astride their horse. More
West Nile Virus - a Threat to Horses
West Nile Virus - a Threat to Horses - Articles Articles
West Nile virus (WNV) is the leading cause of arbovirus encephalitis in horses and humans in the United States. More
Nutritional Considerations for Broodmares
Nutritional Considerations for Broodmares - Articles Articles
The success of any breeding program depends partially on correct nutritional management of broodmares. More
How Much Drinking Water Does Your Horse Need?
How Much Drinking Water Does Your Horse Need? - Articles Articles
The average horse will intake 5 to 10 gallons of fresh water per day. Water is needed to avoid colic, dehydration and death. More
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