What You Need to Know About Worming Your Horse

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Horses can contract worms through their feed, bedding, or by coming in contact with other animals that are infested. These worms can cause a variety of health problems ranging from digestive disorders to blood clots, and can even cause a horse to become malnourished. In order to keep your equine healthy, horse wormers should be {Read More…}

What Your Child Will Need When They Learn To Ride a Horse

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Kids are always keen to start a new hobby, and as a parent this can often work in your favour. Not only does it mean that your children develop new skills, but it also gives you a bit of peace and quiet in the home whilst they are out and about! However you want to {Read More…}

5 Easy Ways to Keep Your Pet Horse Very Happy

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Owning a horse is a big commitment and you must keep them happy at all times. Do you think you’re doing a good enough job at the moment? Here are a few areas you should focus on if you want to keep the smile on their face and we’ll look at why they’re so important. {Read More…}

Ways to Improve Your Horse’s Nutritional Intake

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Horses in the wild spend most of their time grazing, and because they keep moving they can select a variety of grasses as they travel. Moving slowly in herds, they conserve energy by keeping mostly to a walking pace unless danger threatens. The Horse’s Unnatural Lifestyle Unfortunately for the horse, domestication has removed his freedom {Read More…}

A Handy Guide to Buying Your First Horse Box

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The purchase of a horse box represents a major investment, and for those doing so for the first time it can be a confusing experience. You need to think in advance about the type of box you require, the amount of money you plan to spend and the distance you are prepared to travel. The {Read More…}

Keep Your Horses Cool in the Summer Heat

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As Britain enjoys a glorious summer with soaring temperatures, keeping cool with ice cold beer and ice cream is the norm. On the other hand, our horse friends do not love the heat so much. Summer may be the perfect time to own a horse, you can take them out on the beach, shows and {Read More…}

What Is Involved When Owning A Horse

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Owning a horse isn’t about just having a pet; it becomes a way of life. For those who are into everything equestrian it will have taken over a large part of their life. Visiting a stables and riding a horse is totally different to owning and caring for your own. You are responsible for taking {Read More…}

Top Tips for Keeping your Horse Healthy

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Horses are undoubtedly one of the most beautiful animals in the world. Caring for these animals can be an extremely rewarding experience but it is also important to consider the huge responsibility that comes with this care. Your horse will be completely reliant on you as an owner if you are keeping it in a {Read More…}

Horses: How to Deal with Bad Behaviour

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It’s widely accepted that the majority of horses are “good” but without proper care or handling, good behaviour can quickly give way to bad behaviour. There are a variety of reasons for this bad behaviour and these can range from genetically inherited psychological frailty, natural aggression, distrust or dislike of a rider or unhappiness because {Read More…}

Tapeworms In Horses

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Horses aren’t usually considered to be ‘high-risk’ when it comes to tapeworms, but recent evidence suggests otherwise. The most common assumption is that you become infected by them through the consumption of uncooked meat. Unlike your household pets, who will most likely be eating meat-based pet foods, such as Iams and the like, your horses {Read More…}

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