Soy In Horse Feeds The Silent Antinutrient

Soy In Horse Feed The Silent Antinutrient

Soy In Horse Feeds The Silent Antinutrient.  Check those feed tag labels!  Many horses are allergic to the soy that is in the horse feeds today.  The horse’s body can only absorb a limited amount of iron from foods and supplements.  It is easier for a body to absorb a higher percentage of heme iron […]

First Aid Kit For Horses

First Aid Kit For Horses

Horses can and will get themselves into situations that require medical attention. First Aid Kit For Horses.  Whether you are new to owning horses and in the process of finding out, or a long time horse owner, the truth is that horses can and will get themselves into situations that require medical attention.  More times […]

Treating Sweet Itch In Horses

Treating Sweet Itch In Horses

Let’s talk abut Treating Sweet Itch In Horses.  Sweet itch (also known as summer itch or seasonal dermatitis) is believed to be an allergic reaction to the saliva of certain biting flies and the female culicodes midge, which can cause severe skin irritation.  Sweet Itch symptoms include intense itching (you may see the affected horse spending […]

Why Does My Horse Eat Manure

Why does my horse eat manure

Why Does My Horse Eat Manure A common question from customers is “Why Does My Horse Eat Manure”.  Most people think that their horse is lacking something in its diet.  The truth is many horses begin to eat manure for several reasons to include stress, boredom, nervousness, lacking roughage in the diet or an imbalance […]

Liquid Gas, Runny Burn in Horses

Liquid Gas, Runny Burn In Horses

Liquid Gas, Runny Burn in Horses Sound familiar? “Liquid Gas, Runny Burn in Horses.”  Some of you may be wondering what that is, some of you are all too familiar with it. Liquid Gas or Runny Burn is when your horse lifts its tail and lets out gas but along with the gas a dark […]

The Difference Between Horse Wormers

Most Common Horse Worms and Parasites

The Difference Between Horse Wormers.  Not all wormers are the same.  Do you know which is the best choice for your horse?  Different wormers target different worms and parasites. An easy and inexpensive way to find out if your horse is infested is to get a sample of your horses manure. Your Vet will run […]

Easy Keeper Horses And Dangers Of Lush Green Grass

Easy Keeper Horses And Dangers Of Lush Green Grass

Let’s talk about Easy Keeper Horses And Dangers Of Lush Green Grass.  Do you have an Easy Keeper Horse and know what the dangers of Lush Green Grass are? How about what to be checking for?  Winter is here which can mean lush green grass, softer hooves, more thrush, shedding coats, foaling and so much […]

The Importance Of Salt In A Horse’s Diet And Is My Horse Tying Up

The Importance Of Salt In A Horse's Diet And Is My Horse Tying UP

The Importance Of Salt In A Horse’s Diet And Is My Horse Tying Up?  We all know that salt is important to our horses diet, right? If you are new to horse ownership you might not know yet.  It is crucial that you learn about the health risks involved when a horse isn’t receiving enough […]

Does My Saddle Fit My Horse? Signs Of A Poor Saddle Fit

Does My Saddle Fit My Horse

Does My Saddle Fit My Horse. Your saddle may be a great and comfortable fit for you, but more importantly it must fit your horse properly. What are the signs of a poor saddle fit? A saddle needs to fit both the horse and the rider.  Saddles that do not fit either the horse or […]