Why Turnout Time Is Important for Equines

While turning a horse out with his friends in a pasture can make some owners anxious, it’s important for a horse’s physical and mental health. There are some management methods that can be used to ensure he is as safe as possible while turned out with a herd.

Preventing Heat Stress in Your Horse

There are some important issues to address that will prevent heat stress in your horse. First of all, if you feel hot, then your horse feels hot so keep that in mind when trying to determine if it is too hot for exercise.

Write the Winning Essay—and Win a Horse Farm!

Tim and Maggie Lott, of Corning, want to sell their home to someone with a compelling essay. They have lived in their 3,100 square-foot Victorian home for 18 years. Their 5 acre-property has an in-law suite on the second floor, horse ready farm, and garden. The Lotts want to move and give their place to…

5 Equine First Aid Items To Always Have on Hand

Horses are going to get cuts and scrapes and other injuries — it’s just the nature of who they are. While massive trauma requires a professional veterinarian, of course, the little nicks and types of soreness are the kinds of things that you can probably take care of on your own.