forage-only diet for horses

What To Consider When Transitioning to a Forage-only Diet for Horses 

Forage-only Diet for Horses Diet fads come and go, and that is true for our equine companions. In the last year, returning to their heritage and providing forage-based and forage-only diets increased in popularity with horse owners.   Horses are natural grazers, so it makes sense that they would gravitate toward forage. However, there are definite […]

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horse dewormer

Using Horse Dewormer to Prevent Parasitic Colic 

Parasites. Out of sight, out of mind. That’s why we don’t often think about them targeting our equine companions. But when parasites attack, they do so in ways that can lead to some heavy internal damage, including colic.   Taking preventative measures, including using horse dewormer, is a great step in keeping parasites away. However, first, […]

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Avoiding Anhidrosis: How to Manage Heat Stress in your Horse

As summer rolls on, temperatures are heating up around the country. Envision yourself out riding with a friend on a hot day. After working awhile, her horse has formed a thick foam under the reins, saddle pad, between his hind legs, and is dripping from his belly. Your horse, on the other hand, is mostly […]

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